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Facebook is buying data about users' offline lives

Facebook bases its entire business on collecting data about its users so it can make money through targeted ads. That’s the price you pay in exchange for access to the largest platform to connect with friends and family. But what…

Facebook will soon introduce audio-only Live broadcasts

With Facebook pouring more resources into its Live feature, the social media site is about to expand the service beyond just video streaming. The company on Tuesday announced “Live Audio,” which, as the name suggests, will bring audio-only live streams to the platform. …

NTSB report reveals what caused Facebook's Aquila drone to crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has revealed what caused Facebook’s solar-powered Aquila drone to crash land during its first test flight. It seems the “substantial damage” was a result of the autopilot's reaction to unexpected high winds. …