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NEW YORK - Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service owned by Facebook Inc , has been blocked in China, according to numerous reports, including from Hong Kong-based reporters with the New York Times.

Hong Kong students urged to withdraw from protests over rubber bullet fears

- A Hong Kong student group issued a statement on its Facebook page late on Sunday urging supporters to withdraw from protests in the heart of the city that have resulted in violent clashes.

World, 28 Sep 2014

Instagram reportedly blocked in China amid Hong Kong protests

NEW YORK - Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service owned by Facebook Inc , has been blocked in China, according to numerous reports, including from Hong Kong-based reporters with the New York Times.

Tech, World 28 Sep 2014

Hong Kong students urged to withdraw from protests over rubber bullet fears

- A Hong Kong student group issued a statement on its Facebook page late on Sunday urging supporters to withdraw from protests in the heart of the city that have resulted in violent clashes.

World, 28 Sep 2014

Facebook to win EU approval for $19 billion WhatsApp bid: sources

BRUSSELS - Facebook , the world's leading social network, will win unconditional EU approval for its $19 billion offer for mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in a deal pitting it against telecoms operators, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

As cameras roll, South Carolina reality show cast member makes bid for U.S. Senate

EDISTO ISLAND S.C. - When independent U.S. Senate candidate Thomas Ravenel made a case for voters choosing him over Republican incumbent Lindsey Graham this month, only a few dozen people showed up at his 19th-century home on a South Carolina island to listen.

Hemorrhaging talent, Infosys' new CEO allows staff to use Twitter, Facebook

MUMBAI - Infosys Ltd's new CEO has come up with a novel approach to reviving the financial fortunes of India's trailblazing outsourcing firm: use Facebook at work, tweet, but get the job done.

Tech, Media 23 Sep 2014

Facebook to introduce new advertising platform : WSJ

- Facebook Inc is set to unveil a new advertising platform to improve effectiveness of online ads, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people with knowledge of the matter.

Tech, Media, 22 Sep 2014

Facebook to introduce new advertising platform -WSJ

Sept 22 - Facebook Inc is set to unveil a new advertising platform to improve effectiveness of online ads, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people with knowledge of the matter.

Facebook's Oculus unveils new virtual reality prototype device

LOS ANGELES - Facebook Inc's Oculus VR unit announced an upgraded prototype of its virtual reality headset that has higher resolution and built-in audio, but the company said it is not ready to sell a device to consumers.

Tech, 20 Sep 2014