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Facebook's ‘Free’ Internet Program Had a Rough Week

For a gift that is supposed to be so great, Zuckerberg is having a hard time getting people to accept it.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.3.16
Facebook

Zuckerberg: Free, Limited Internet Is Better than Net Neutrality and No Internet

The internet mogul is fighting an uphill battle to get Indians to warm up to the platform.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.29.15
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Facebook Is Asking Its Employees to Endure 2G Speeds for Just an Hour a Week

In an attempt to understand emerging markets, employees will experience snail-slow connectivity.
Rachel Pick
10.27.15
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Facebook Is Using Up a Whole Satellite to Bring the Internet to Africa

The satellite business is booming.
Clinton Nguyen
10.5.15
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The Internet.org App Is Now Called Free Basics

New name, same game.
Nicholas Deleon
9.24.15
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UN Broadband Report Shows Why We Need Internet Drones

Bringing the developing world online is a top priority for top tech companies.
Nicholas Deleon
9.21.15
News

Facebook’s Internet Laser Drone is Here

The company has finished creating its first full scale aircraft to bring internet access to the world.
Kari Paul
7.31.15
News

Why Yahoo's Top Security Guy Just Ditched for Facebook

Stamos wants to make the internet secure for “normal” people, and Facebook is now the best place to do that.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.25.15
News

Human Rights Groups Say Facebook's Internet.org 'Exacerbates the Digital Divide'

A coalition of 65 civil liberties groups from 31 countries said Mark Zuckerberg's plan to provide free internet access to developing nations creates a 'two-tiered internet.'
Jason Koebler
5.18.15
Facebook

Internet.org Could Be a Privacy Nightmare

Facebook is bridging the digital divide with a privacy nightmare.
Jordan Pearson
5.4.15
Facebook

This Is What Facebook's Drone Looks Like

The drone will stay aloft for "months at a time," the company said.
Jordan Valinsky
3.26.15
Facebook

This App Lets You Piggyback Facebook's Free Internet to Access Any Site

A Paraguayan developer has made an app that tunnels the Internet through Facebook Messenger.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.16.15
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