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Facebook expands 'Local Alert' tool in bid to help in emergencies

27 Aug 2019

NEW YORK Facebook announced on Tuesday that it was rolling out a tool that aims to provide users with potentially life-saving information in emergencies, as it seeks to improve its public image and play down its reputation as a network that aids the spread of misinformation.

Popeyes spicy chicken sandwich launch heats up social media

24 Aug 2019

NEW YORK A sign posted inside a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in the Queens borough of New York on Friday said the restaurant was out of its newly launched fried chicken sandwich. Other outlets in the city were also sold out.

REFILE-Popeyes spicy chicken sandwich launch heats up social media

23 Aug 2019

NEW YORK, Aug 23 A sign posted inside a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in the Queens borough of New York on Friday said the restaurant was out of its newly launched fried chicken sandwich. Other outlets in the city were also sold out.

Study shows cute kids are YouTube clickbait, child advocates concerned

25 Jul 2019

NEW YORK YouTube videos featuring young children drew nearly triple the average viewership of the platform's other content, according to research released on Thursday that provided ammunition for child advocates who want Alphabet Inc to take more aggressive steps to make its streaming service safer for kids.

Five things to look for in Twitter's results

25 Jul 2019

NEW YORK Twitter Inc will have a chance to detail its plans to grow users and ad dollars on Friday when it releases its second-quarter earnings before the market opens.

Study shows cute kids are YouTube clickbait; child advocates concerned

25 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 25 YouTube videos featuring young children drew nearly triple the average viewership of other content, according to research released on Thursday that provided ammunition for child advocates who want Alphabet Inc to take more aggressive steps to make its streaming service safer for kids.

Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-only plan for India

18 Jul 2019

Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India within the next three months to tap into a price-sensitive market at a time the streaming company is losing customers in its home turf.

Netflix to roll out cheaper mobile-only plan in India

17 Jul 2019

July 17 Netflix Inc said on Wednesday it would roll out a lower-priced mobile-only plan in India, tapping into a price-sensitive market where data consumption on smartphones is surging.

RPT-Five things to look for in Netflix's second-quarter report

17 Jul 2019

NEW YORK, July 16 When Netflix Inc reports second-quarter earnings on Wednesday, a big question is how the streaming giant will handle a slew of new competitors barging in to its territory.

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