By Shai Genish On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Facebook Is Back to Its Roots: The News Feed Will Show More Content From Friends and Family

Facebook is back to its roots. CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a post on Thursday that the social media will start to show users more posts from their friends and family in the News Feed rather than from publishers More...

By Alan Gallindoss On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

What Happened to Oded Kobo and Roman Abramovich’s Shellanoo Group?

Shellanoo group, a two-year-old startup which describes itself as “one of the most attractive technology companies in Israel,” has suddenly been gone. Instead, there is now an Asian identity which More...

By Statista On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Snapchat vs. Instagram and Whatsapp: Attack of the Clones

  Following a disappointing earnings report on Tuesday, Snap’s shares dropped nearly 15 percent on Wednesday as shareholders appear to be losing faith in the company. While Snapchat is still immensely More...

By Shai Genish On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Snapchat Co-Founders Spiegel and Murphy Lost Over $1 Billion Each

  CEO Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy Snap Inc. co-founders lost more than $1 billion each after Shares fell 25 percent to a low of $17.12 Wednesday, Bloomberg reports. Snap Inc. reported earnings for first-quarter More...

Sheryl Sandberg on paid family leave
By Lilach Weissman On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Sheryl Sandberg Promises Facebook Employees Paid Family Leave

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has promised that the company will now offer six weeks of paid family leave to its employees if they should need to care for a sick loved one. Sheryl Sandberg made the announcement More...

By Daniel Perez On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Hundreds of Jewish Professionals Make New Business Connections… At Queens Synagogue

Jewish Business Development Networking Under normal circumstances, synagogue visitors are encouraged to leave thoughts of business at the door. Things were different, however, on Wednesday, February 1, when under More...

By Jewish Business News Correspondent On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Instagram Stories Is Adding Ads — Bummer!

Instagram Stories will now come with advertising. The social media service which is owned by Facebook is doing so because of the ever increasing need to monetize its product. Whether you prefer Twitter or Instagram, More...

By Lilach Weissman On Saturday, January 7th, 2017

Facebook Hires Campbell Brown Former CNN Anchor to Head Its News

Campbell Brown has been hired by Facebook to run its new news service. She was once an Anchor on CNN. The hire is related to Facebook’s new efforts to fight against the proliferation of fake news stories. More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Facebook Censors Nude Statues Now

Once again the Facebook censors have blown it. They removed a picture of a famous Italian statue of Neptune from Elisa Barbari’s page because it was nude. And this statue has stood for centuries in a public More...

By News Brief On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Germany Considers Fining FACEBOOK $522, 000 Per Fake News Item

  Germany is considering imposing a legal regime that would allow fining social media such as Facebook up to $522, 000 for each day the social networks leaves a FAKE NEWS story up without deleting it, according More...


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