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Facebook

(ˈfeɪsˌbʊk)
n
(Communications & Information) a popular social networking website
vb
1. (Communications & Information) (tr; sometimes not capital) to search for (a person's profile) on the Facebook website
2. (Communications & Information) (intr; sometimes not capital) to use the Facebook website
ˈFaceˌbooker n
Translations
facebooker
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You won't catch players on their smartphones checking their Facebook news feed.
She said: "I don't know the family, but I saw something about Kian come up on my Facebook news feed and it just melted me so I followed their story.
The fundamental action users take on Facebook on a daily basis -- reviewing their Facebook News Feed extremely quickly, customizing what they do and do not want to see -- is revolutionizing the digital advertising industry.
In this massive study, investigators in Facebook's research department manipulated the emotional content of the Facebook News Feed for 689,003 Facebook members.
Surveys have shown that Facebook News Feed users tend to rely on friends for suggestions on what news to read, as opposed to having news screened and selected by professionally trained editors.
Potential to drive retail sales The intent was to gauge the potential to drive retail sales through the Facebook news feed or on pages at the online social network, the post indicated.
Jeff Hancock, professor of communication at Cornell's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences said that people who had positive content experimentally reduced on their Facebook news feed, for one week, used more negative words in their status updates.
Davies walked in to Dudley Police Station after seeing on his Facebook news feed that Mr Cox had died.
The app organizes your Facebook news feed into categories like 'Top Stories' and 'Fav Friends', which gives you updates from friends that actually matter to you.
The new app allows anyone with a Facebook page to create personalised fare indexes, with alerts on airfare price changes appearing directly in their Facebook news feed.
If you look at brands with successful social media strategies - and there are probably a few in your Facebook news feed - they do more than simply posting links for you to buy stuff.
Skype has announced the launch of the new Skype for Windows, with an integrated Facebook News Feed and Phonebook, making it easier to stay connected with people and communities.