• Facebook has ties to photo-sharing app released in China, report says

    4 monthes ago - By SiliconBeat

    Can Facebook find a way to reenter China, a country where its apps are blocked?
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  • LG V30 Plus with 128GB tipped to launch alongside regular model

    LG V30 Plus with 128GB tipped to launch alongside regular model

    4 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    We're nearing the launch of the LG V30, and a new report indicates we'll see both the regular version and a Plus variant of this phone launch at the same time. According to this report, the company will launch both phones at the same time and then release them on September 15, at least in the South Korean market, pitting...
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  • Facebook OKs local firm's launch of Moments-like app in China: New York Times

    Facebook OKs local firm's launch of Moments-like app in China: New York Times

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Facebook Inc, whose social media platform is blocked in China, authorized a local company to launch a photo-sharing application in the country in May, the New York Times reported, citing a person with knowledge of the company's plans.
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  • In China, Facebook Tests the Waters With a Stealth App

    4 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The social media giant has quietly authorized the release of a Chinese version of its Moments app, a highly unusual move that raises transparency questions.
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  • Facebook snuck an app past China's firewall - and nobody noticed

    Facebook snuck an app past China's firewall - and nobody noticed

    4 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Facebook and its family of apps been banned in China for years, but it appears the company found a way to get past the country's Great Firewall. The New York Times reports Facebook snuck an app called ‘Colorful Balloons' through - without anybody noticing. Facebook approved the app's release back in May, and published it in China via a local company called Youge Internet Technology. To the outsider, there's no indication that the app has anything to do with Facebook, other than the fact it looks very similar to Facebook's Moments app. However, that could easily be chalked up to...
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