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Facebook Says Introduces New Gaming Features on Messenger
Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 03:22pm EST 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK SAYS LAUNCHING NEW LIVE STREAMING CAPABILITY VIA FACEBOOK LIVE THAT MAKES IT SIMPLE TO PLAY AND SHARE GAMING EXPERIENCES ON MESSENGER.FACEBOOK INC SAYS LAUNCHING GLOBALLY IN EARLY 2018 IS ANGRY BIRDS, A NEW GAME BUILT FOR MESSENGER.FACEBOOK SAYS IT IS GOING TO BEGIN A TEST SOON THAT WILL ENABLE PEOPLE TO PLAY GAMES WITH EACH OTHER WHILE VIDEO CHATTING.FACEBOOK SAYS FEATURE THAT ENABLES PEOPLE TO PLAY GAMES WHILE VIDEO CHATTING TO BE INTRODUCED EARLY 2018; 'WORDS WITH FRIENDS' WILL BE FIRST GAME TO USE IT.  Full Article

Instagram introduces stories highlights, stories archive
Tuesday, 5 Dec 2017 03:44pm EST 

Dec 5 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::INSTAGRAM SAYS INTRODUCING TWO NEW TOOLS - STORIES HIGHLIGHTS AND STORIES ARCHIVE.  Full Article

ACCC Commences Inquiry Into Digital Platforms Such As Facebook And Google‍​
Sunday, 3 Dec 2017 07:10pm EST 

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission::COMMENCES INQUIRY INTO DIGITAL PLATFORMS SUCH AS FACEBOOK AND GOOGLE‍​.INQUIRY TO EXAMINE EFFECT ON COMPETITION IN MEDIA AND ADVERTISING SERVICES MARKETS.  Full Article

Blackbaud Extends Capabilities To Facebook Platform
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 01:15pm EST 

Nov 29 (Reuters) - Blackbaud Inc ::BLACKBAUD INC SAYS WILL INTEGRATE ITS CLOUD FUNDRAISING AND ENGAGEMENT SOLUTIONS WITH FACEBOOK FUNDRAISING SOLUTIONS.  Full Article

Facebook to create portal to see pages of Internet Research Agency they may have followed
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 12:25pm EST 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::To create portal for users to see which facebook pages/instagram accounts of Internet Research Agency they may have liked/followed from Jan 2015 to Aug 2017‍​.  Full Article

Facebook director Peter Thiel sells 160,805 shares of co's Class A common stock
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 12:17pm EST 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc :Facebook Inc director Peter Thiel reported on Tuesday sale of 160,805 shares of co's Class A common stock - SEC filing.  Full Article

Facebook says introducing new mobile features to help auto companies
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 11:12am EST 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Introduces 2 mobile features to help auto companies expand customer base: dynamic ads for auto and new updates to lead ads‍​‍​.  Full Article

Schibsted says hasn't seen any strong effects from Facebook's competition
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 11:04am EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Schibsted SBSTa.OL::Norway's Schibsted has not seen any strong effects from Facebook competition in online classified ads business, Sondre Gravir, EVP Europe, Established Sites, told and investor conference in Barcelona on Tuesday.Gravir said competition was increasing but Schibsted had a strong market position."We have the domain expertise on market places and we are also making new launches (like Facebook)," he added.  Full Article

News Corp reports Q1 EPS of $0.12
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 04:45pm EST 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - News Corp :News corporation reports first quarter results for fiscal 2018.Q1 earnings per share $0.12.Q1 earnings per share view $0.01 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q1 adjusted earnings per share $0.07.Qtrly ‍revenues of $2.06 billion, a 5% increase compared to $1.97 billion in prior year​.Qtrly advertising revenue $670​ million versus $670 million.Qtrly news and information services revenues $‍1,241​ million versus $1,222 million.Qtrly book publishing revenues $‍401​ million versus $389 million.Q1 revenue view $1.98 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Have reason for optimism about future of premium media businesses, in light of profound changes agreed by Google in ranking of news content​.Continuing discussions with both Google and Facebook about further facilitating subscriptions and sharing of permissioned personal data​.Expect to close Telstra deal in first half of calendar year 2018​.Had $26 million positive impact from foreign currency fluctuations in quarter​.  Full Article

Facebook to introduce peer-to-peer payments to users in UK, France
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 12:12pm EST 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Says introducing peer-to-peer payments feature in Messenger to users in UK and France.With peer-to-peer payments feature, people can send money to others in their country but not across borders.  Full Article

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Facebook to book advertising revenue locally amid political pressure

BRUSSELS Social media giant Facebook said on Tuesday it would start booking advertising revenue locally instead of re-routing it via its international headquarters in Dublin although the move is unlikely to result in it paying much more tax.