The Facebook manifesto: Mark Zuckerberg’s letter to the world looks a lot like politics | Technology | The Guardian

The social media tycoon’s 5,700-word post about the ‘global community’ stokes rumours that another billionaire businessman is planning to run for president

Fuente: The Facebook manifesto: Mark Zuckerberg’s letter to the world looks a lot like politics | Technology | The Guardian


EU charges Facebook with giving ‘misleading’ information over WhatsApp | Technology | The Guardian

The European commission (EC) has filed charges against Facebook for providing “misleading” information in the run-up to the social network’s acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp after its data-sharing change in August.

Fuente: EU charges Facebook with giving ‘misleading’ information over WhatsApp | Technology | The Guardian


Why it’s dangerous to outsource our critical thinking to computers | Technology | The Guardian

It is crucial for a resilient democracy that we better understand how Google and Facebook are changing the way we think, interact and behave

Fuente: Why it’s dangerous to outsource our critical thinking to computers | Technology | The Guardian


A moment of truth for Mark Zuckerberg | John Naughton | Opinion | The Guardian

The study found that over the last three months of the election campaign, 20 top-performing false election stories from hoax sites and hyper-partisan blogs generated 8,711,000 shares, reactions, and comments on Facebook, whereas the 20 best-performing election stories from 19 major news websites generated a total of 7,367,000 shares, reactions and comments. In other words, if you run a social networking site, fake news is good for business, even if it’s bad for democracy.

Fuente: A moment of truth for Mark Zuckerberg | John Naughton | Opinion | The Guardian


Facebook announces new push against fake news after Obama comments | Technology | The Guardian

Facebook has “reached out” to “respected fact-checking organizations” for third-party verification, Zuckerberg said, though he did not provide specifics. He said the company also planned to make reporting false stories easier and to create “better technical systems to detect what people will flag as false before they do it themselves”.

Fuente: Facebook announces new push against fake news after Obama comments | Technology | The Guardian


A day with Facebook’s trending topics: celebrity birthdays and Pokémon Go | Technology | The Guardian

From a hurricane to Brock Turner’s release, a lot happened last week. But Facebook calculated that a celebrity losing some weight was more important

Fuente: A day with Facebook’s trending topics: celebrity birthdays and Pokémon Go | Technology | The Guardian


El nuevo News Feed personalizado de Facebook no es un avance – El Mostrador

La semana pasada, Facebook anunció un cambio en su servicio de News Feed, destinado a poner a los seres humanos en contacto con personas parecidas a ellos y con formas de pensar y actuar que les son familiares.

Fuente: El nuevo News Feed personalizado de Facebook no es un avance – El Mostrador


Facebook: Términos de privacidad: ¿de verdad estuviste de acuerdo con eso? | Tecnología | EL PAÍS

Un estudio de Harvard examina la evolución de la política de privacidad de Facebook y concluye que, en diez años, ha empeorado

Fuente: Facebook: Términos de privacidad: ¿de verdad estuviste de acuerdo con eso? | Tecnología | EL PAÍS