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|1881:|| FCC Auction Draft Rules Pave The Way For Google Led Initiative|
"The hi-tech industry, led by Google Inc., scored a big victory over incumbent broadband providers this week as draft rules released by FCC Chairman Kevin Martin for a highly anticipated radio-spectrum auction have incorporated many of the hi-tech industry's demands."
|Webmaster General||July 11, 2007|
|1882:|| FCC Clears Plan For White Space Use|
"In the coming days, the FCC will issue a report outlining the rules and requirements for this spectrum."
|Foo||Nov 5, 2008|
|1883:|| FCC Considers Discouraging Telcos From Slowing Net Traffic|
"The agency is considering rules and enforcement decisions to force the cable and telephone companies to disclose their policies more clearly for delaying traffic that they say is clogging their systems."
|Webmaster General||Feb 26, 2008|
|1884:|| FCC May Dismiss Skype Open Network Petition|
"Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin said on Tuesday he was proposing to dismiss a petition from Web-based phone service Skype to force open wireless networks."
|Webmaster General||Apr 2, 2008|
|1885:|| FCC Stops Short on Google's Plea to Resell Access|
"The agency stopped short of a broader requirement sought by potential bidder Google Inc. that would force the winner to resell access to its network on a wholesale basis."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Aug 1, 2007|
|1886:|| FCC Upholds Complaint Against Comcast|
"U.S. communications regulators voted on Friday to order Comcast Corp to end some of the tactics it uses to manage its broadband network after concluding that they unreasonably restrict Internet users who share movies and other material."
|Foo||Aug 1, 2008|
|1887:|| FCC to vote on "White Space" for free wireless broadband|
"On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission is scheduled to vote on a measure that would make white space available for wireless broadband."
|Foo||Nov 4, 2008|
|1888:|| FF4 RC For Win, Mac and Linux Ready for Download|
The millions of users testing Firefox 4 will be automatically updated to this version and will join our Mozilla QA team in validating the new features, enhanced performance and stability and HTML5 capabilities in Firefox 4.[br][br]The team has fixed more than 8,000 bugs since the first beta release of Firefox 4.
|Firefox Browser Usage and Support||Mar 10, 2011|
|1889:|| FON: Google-eBay venture promoting free Wi-Fi with sale of $5 routers|
"FON, a company funded by Google Inc. and eBay Inc. to promote free wireless Internet access, will start selling routers for $5 to encourage consumers to share their Web connections with others."
|Webmaster General||June 27, 2006|
|1890:|| FTC Charges Companies for Affiliate Spam|
"The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has charged seven companies with violating... provisions of the CAN-SPAM Act as a result of activity by their marketing affiliates, the commission announced yesterday."
|Affiliates||July 21, 2005|
|1891:|| FTC Clears The Way For Google DoubleClick Acquisition|
"Today, the FTC has cleared the way for Google's planned acquisition of DoubleClick Inc."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Dec 20, 2007|
|1892:|| FTC Closes Google AdMob Investigation:"Not Likely to Harm Competition"|
"These concerns, however, were outweighed by recent evidence that Apple is poised to become a strong competitor in the mobile advertising market, the FTC's statement says."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||May 21, 2010|
|1893:|| FTC Member : Launch of Google Buzz was 'Irresponsible Conduct'|
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Mar 17, 2010|
|1894:|| FTC Online Privacy Plan Proposes 'Do Not Track' Option for Web Users|
"The F.T.C.'s proposal, a framework for commercial use of consumer data, would make consumer privacy the default position and would let Web users decide whether Internet sites and advertisers can build profiles of their browsing and buying habits as well as collect other personal information."
|Foo||Dec 2, 2010|
|1895:|| FTC Probe of Google Focuses on Android, Web Search|
Federal Trade Commission officials are focusing their antitrust investigation on several key areas of Google Inc.'s business, including its Android mobile phone software and Web search related services, people familiar with the probe say.
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Aug 11, 2011|
|1896:|| FTC Seeks Tighter Grip Over Online Advertising|
"In the most significant review of online advertising in eight years, FTC Commissioners express concern over the state of online advertising and indicated they will increase oversight over the industry."
|General Search Engine Marketing Issues||Nov 5, 2007|
|1897:|| FTC Urged to Probe Google Buzz|
"11 American lawmakers from the House of Energy and Commerce Committee penned a letter to FTC chairman Jon Leibowitz, asking his office to investigate allegations that Google revealed personal details of its users without first securing their consent."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Mar 31, 2010|
|1898:|| FTC: Google Probe Will Be Done by Year End|
"The Federal Trade Commission is moving expeditiously to decide if Google used its search clout to harm competitors and expects to complete its investigation by the end of the year, FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz said on Wednesday."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Sept 20, 2012|
|1899:|| FULL ROOT : Major Microsoft Patch|
"This is one of the most serious Microsoft vulnerabilities ever released,"
|Microsoft IIS Web Server and ASP.NET||Feb 11, 2004|
|1900:|| FaceBook Gift Shop To Shut Down|
"Facebook Gifts, the virtual shop born out of a 2007 "hackathon" by FB staffers, will close on August 1, even as the social networking giant looks for other ways to make money."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 14, 2010|
|1901:|| FaceBook Goes Open Source|
"Facebook Open Platform (fbOpen) is a snapshot of the infrastructure that runs Facebook Platform."
|Social Media Optimization||June 2, 2008|
|1902:|| FaceBook Passes Google As Driver of Search Traffic|
"Facebook has passed search-engine giant Google to become the top source for traffic to major portals like Yahoo and MSN, and is among the leaders for other types of sites."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Feb 15, 2010|
|1903:|| Facebook & Google 'Friend Connect' Venture Hit By Competing Interests|
"...a dispute erupted between Google and Facebook, its largest partner in the new service, that reflected the fact that for Web companies there is nothing casual about the business of Internet socializing: There's too much money, maybe billions, at stake."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 3, 2008|
|1904:|| Facebook 'Want' Button Being Tested|
"People will be able to engage with these collections and share things they are interested in with their friends. People can click through and buy these items off of Facebook,"
|Facebook Marketing||Oct 9, 2012|
|1905:|| Facebook - Too Creepy, Childish for Business?|
WIRED article title "Facebook: Too Creepy, Childish for the Workplace" suggests that people who do too much social networking aren't serious about business.
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 18, 2008|
|1906:|| Facebook 4Q Revenue Reaches $1,585 Billion, With Ad Revenue Up 41pct, Ending Full Year at $5.089 Billion|
"In 2012, we connected over a billion people and became a mobile company," said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. "We enter 2013 with good momentum and will continue to invest to achieve our mission and become a stronger, more valuable company."
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 31, 2013|
|1907:|| Facebook About to Allow URL Usernames|
"...you'll be able to choose a username on a first-come, first-serve basis for your profile..."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 10, 2009|
|1908:|| Facebook Accuses German Social Networking Site of Copying|
"Facebook's complaint, filed in a California federal court, accuses Studivz of copying the look, feel, features and services of Facebook."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 21, 2008|
|1909:|| Facebook Acquires Friendfeed|
"As part of the agreement, all FriendFeed employees will join Facebook and FriendFeed's four founders will hold senior roles on Facebook's engineering and product teams."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 11, 2009|
|1910:|| Facebook Acquires Gowalla|
Gowalla, as a service, will be winding down at the end of January. We plan to provide an easy way to export your Passport data, your Stamp and Pin data (along with your legacy Item data), and your photos as well. Facebook is not acquiring Gowalla's user data.
|Facebook Marketing||Dec 5, 2011|
|1911:|| Facebook Ad-Targeting Patent Application|
"The patent application suggests that advertisers may be able to select how heavily they want inferential targeting to be weighted."
|Facebook Marketing||Oct 29, 2010|
|1912:|| Facebook Adds Social Authentication and HTTPS Login Capability|
A key part of controlling information has always been protecting it from security threats like viruses, malware and hackers.
Starting today we'll provide you with the ability to experience Facebook entirely over HTTPS.
At Facebook we strive to put people at the center of all of our products and to design every experience you have on the site to be social. This is obvious in products like photos, where pictures are organized around the people that appear in them. We also want to bring the benefits of social design to experiences where you wouldn't traditionally expect them, like account security. Social authentication is our latest effort toward this goal.
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 26, 2011|
|1913:|| Facebook Adds Sponsored Search Advertising Option|
"Facebook on Wednesday officially launched a new type of ad that shows up when you use the social network's search bar. The new ads, called "Sponsored Results," to a degree follow in the footsteps of one of Facebook's biggest rivals: Google."
|Facebook Marketing||Aug 23, 2012|
|1914:|| Facebook Adds Wiki-Style Community Pages (Beta)|
"Community Pages are still in beta, but our long-term goal is to make them the best collection of shared knowledge on a topic."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 20, 2010|
|1915:|| Facebook Admits Hiring PR Firm to Plant Negative Stories About Google Over User Privacy|
It has been revealed that Facebook embarked on a smear campaign against rival Google.[br][br]The social network has admitted that it hired a PR firm to plant anti-Google stories related to user privacy. [br][br]
|Facebook Marketing||May 12, 2011|
|1916:|| Facebook Agrees to Create Tools to Protect Young Users|
"The social network Facebook has reached an agreement with 49 state attorneys general to institute a broad set of principles intended to protect young users from online predators and inappropriate material."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||May 9, 2008|
|1917:|| Facebook Announces 2011 Hacker Cup|
"Registration opens December 20th with the three online rounds occurring throughout January 2011. World finals to follow."
|Facebook Marketing||Dec 10, 2010|
|1918:|| Facebook Announces Graph Search|
We are not indexing the web. We are indexing our map of the graph, which is really big and constantly changing.
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 15, 2013|
|1919:|| Facebook Announces Hire of Google's Sheryl Sandberg as COO|
"Facebook Inc. has raided Google Inc. to hire a new chief operating officer, providing the popular online social network with more seasoned management and advertising savvy as it strives to make more money without alienating its audience."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 4, 2008|
|1920:|| Facebook Announces Open Stream API|
"To enable developers to access the stream, we've built the Facebook Open Stream API to include the emerging Activity Streams standard."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 28, 2009|