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Class action lawsuit over iPhone battery slowdown seeks a ridiculous $999 billion payout

Not a typo.

Facebook’s new facial recognition feature finds you in untagged photos

So you can keep track of your online persona.

A modest proposal for Facebook News Feed

Unlike other modest proposals you might have read, this one actually is modest.

Facebook’s 360-degree News Feed videos arrive on iOS

In September, Facebook unveiled its first collaboration with its Oculus division, bringing 360-degree videos to the News Feed on the web and Android devices. Now, the social network is pushing this feature to iOS as well, and beginning to test 360-degree ads. As before, anyone can publish these immersive videos, which appear normally in the News […]

Facebook now plays songs from Apple Music and Spotify in your News Feed

Earlier this year, we dispelled the rumors that Facebook might be building its own music streaming service. Now we have more details about a partnership—not a rivalry—that has been in the works.

On Thursday, Facebook announced Music Stories, a new feature that lets Facebook users share a 30-second song clip from Apple Music or Spotify directly in their News Feeds using the Facebook iOS app. Now any song clip you share from those streaming services will generate a playable widget with album art and a link to listen to the full track on Apple Music or Spotify.

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