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Facebook’s ‘Safety Check’ stumbles again after Lahore blast

Facebook’s ‘Safety Check’ stumbles again after Lahore blast

Written by on March 28, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc apologized to users on the other side of the world from Sunday’s suicide bombing in Pakistan who received computer-addressed notices asking if they were safe. Facebook users as far away as New York and Virginia showed notifications they received on social media site Twitter. “Unfortunately, many people not affected by the […]

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Facebook vows to enable disaster ‘Safety Check’ more often

Facebook vows to enable disaster ‘Safety Check’ more often

Written by on November 17, 2015 in News with 0 Comments

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Facebook Inc vowed on Monday to turn on its “Safety Check” feature more often during disasters in response to growing criticism that it only enabled the function after the attacks in Paris. In the wake of the deadliest attack on Europe in over a decade that killed at least 129 people […]

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