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Facebook Inc (FB.OQ)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Facebook Hires Nick Clegg, Former UK Deputy PM, To Head Global Affairs And Communications Team - FT
Friday, 19 Oct 2018 

Oct 19 (Reuters) - :FACEBOOK HAS HIRED NICK CLEGG, THE FORMER UK DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, TO HEAD ITS GLOBAL AFFAIRS AND COMMUNICATIONS TEAM - FT.  Full Article

Public funds back proposal to remove Mark Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - :PUBLIC FUNDS BACK PROPOSAL TO REMOVE ZUCKERBERG AS FACEBOOK CHAIRMAN; PROPOSAL TO BE PUT TO A VOTE AT CO’S ANNUAL SHAREHOLDER MEETING IN MAY 2019.  Full Article

Facebook Briefs Lawmakers On Breach In Effort To Guard Against Backlash - WSJ
Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - :FACEBOOK BRIEFS LAWMAKERS ON BREACH IN EFFORT TO GUARD AGAINST BACKLASH - WSJ, CITING SOURCES.FACEBOOK BRIEFED DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY OFFICIALS LAST WEEK AND SOME LAWMAKERS THIS WEEK, CO ALSO EXPECTED TO MEET OTHER CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEES - WSJ.  Full Article

Facebook Says So Far Found No Evidence That Attackers Accessed Any Apps Using Facebook Login In Last Week's Security Attack
Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 

Oct 2 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::PROVIDES UPDATE ON THE SECURITY ATTACK ANNOUNCED LAST WEEK.SAYS LAST WEEK'S SECURITY ATTACK INVESTIGATION HAS SO FAR FOUND NO EVIDENCE THAT THE ATTACKERS ACCESSED ANY APPS USING FACEBOOK LOGIN.HAVE NOW ANALYZED CO'S LOGS FOR ALL THIRD-PARTY APPS INSTALLED OR LOGGED DURING THE ATTACK DISCOVERED LAST WEEK.FACEBOOK SAYS BUILDING A TOOL TO ENABLE DEVELOPERS TO MANUALLY IDENTIFY USERS OF THEIR APPS WHO MAY HAVE BEEN AFFECTED, SO THAT THEY CAN LOG THEM OUT.FACEBOOK SAYS ANY DEVELOPER USING OFFICIAL FACEBOOK SDKS WERE AUTOMATICALLY PROTECTED WHEN CO RESET PEOPLE’S ACCESS TOKENS.  Full Article

Facebook Is Warning Its First Business Customers That Hackers May Have Gotten Their Internal Data - Business Insider
Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018 

Oct 2 (Reuters) - :FACEBOOK IS WARNING ITS FIRST BUSINESS CUSTOMERS THAT HACKERS MAY HAVE GOTTEN THEIR INTERNAL DATA - BUSINESS INSIDER.MOST WORKPLACE USERS ARE NOT IMPACTED BECAUSE WORKPLACE LOGINS ARE DIFFERENT THAN THOSE USED FOR CONSUMER FACEBOOK ACCOUNTS- BUSINESS INSIDER.SOME PEOPLE POTENTIALLY IMPACTED BY FB'S LATEST MASSIVE SECURITY BREACH ARE EARLIEST BUSINESS CUSTOMERS OF ITS CORPORATE CHAT APP WORKPLACE - BUSINESS INSIDER.FACEBOOK FAILED TO REMOVE FEATURE THAT LET BETA WORKPLACE USERS LINK TO CORPORATE ACCOUNTS; THOSE PEOPLE BEING WARNED OF RISK - BUSINESS INSIDER.FOR FACEBOOK'S WORKPLACE CUSTOMERS, ONLY THOSE THAT SIGNED UP BEFORE JUNE 2016, WHEN THE PRODUCT WAS STILL IN BETA, ARE AT RISK - BUSINESS INSIDER.  Full Article

Facebook Tweets "No WhatsApp Users Have Been Impacted", In Response To Tweet On Data Breach
Friday, 28 Sep 2018 

Sept 28 (Reuters) - :FACEBOOK TWEETS "NO WHATSAPP USERS HAVE BEEN IMPACTED", IN RESPONSE TO TWEET ON DATA BREACH.  Full Article

Facebook Says Introducing $399 VR System 'Oculus Quest'
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK INC SAYS INTRODUCING OCULUS QUEST, AN "ALL-IN-ONE VR SYSTEM", COMING SPRING 2019.FACEBOOK INC SAYS OCULUS QUEST WILL SHIP IN SPRING 2019 FOR $399 USD.FACEBOOK INC SAYS TO HAVE MORE THAN 50 GAMES AND EXPERIENCES FOR OCULUS QUEST AT LAUNCH.  Full Article

Instagram Founders Depart Facebook After Clashes With Zuckerberg- Bloomberg
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 

Sept 24 (Reuters) - :INSTAGRAM FOUNDERS ARE LEAVING FACEBOOK AFTER GROWING TENSIONS WITH CEO MARK ZUCKERBERG OVER THE DIRECTION OF THE PRODUCT - BLOOMBERG, CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Instagram Says Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger Informed The Exec Team They Are Leaving Co
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2018 

Sept 24 (Reuters) - Instagram::STATEMENT FROM KEVIN SYSTROM, INSTAGRAM CO-FOUNDER AND CEO - INSTAGRAM BLOG.KEVIN SYSTROM AND MIKE KRIEGER PLANNING ON TAKING SOME TIME OFF - INSTAGRAM BLOG.KEVIN SYSTROM SAYS MIKE KRIEGER AND HE ARE "NOW READY FOR OUR NEXT CHAPTER" - INSTAGRAM BLOG.  Full Article

Burns Charest LLP Files Lawsuit Claiming Facebook Does Not Properly Protect Content Moderators
Monday, 24 Sep 2018 

Sept 24 (Reuters) - Burns Charest LLP::BURNS CHAREST LLP FILES LAWSUIT CLAIMING CONTENT MODERATORS WHO VIEW, REMOVE OFFENSIVE CONTENT ON FACEBOOK ARE SUFFERING FROM PSYCHOLOGICAL TRAUMA, PTSD.BURNS CHAREST LLP SAYS LAWSUIT CLAIMS CONTENT MODERATORS WHO VIEW, REMOVE OFFENSIVE CONTENT ON FACEBOOK NOT BEING PROPERLY PROTECTED BY FACEBOOK.BURNS CHAREST LLP SAYS LAWSUIT AGAINST FACEBOOK WAS FILED ON SEPT. 21 IN CALIFORNIA STATE COURT IN SAN MATEO COUNTY.  Full Article

UPDATE 6-Russian charged with conspiring to interfere in U.S. congressional elections

NEW YORK, Oct 19 The U.S. government on Friday charged a Russian national with playing a key financial role in a Kremlin-backed plan to conduct "information warfare" against the United States, including ongoing attempts to influence next month's congressional elections.