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If you plan to succeed online and grow your business through online channels, you’re going to need development help. Whether you need a complex custom ecommerce website built from scratch, a simple themed WordPress site setup, or individual fixes, plug-ins, site maintenance, or coding assistance, Thrive’s experienced technical staff has you covered! We will work directly with your in-house technical team, collaborate with your current development contractors, or take on all development needs ourselves. Every situation is different. Thrive will work to make yours a success! Web Development.

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Facebook Ends Trending Section, Removing All Products That Integrated With The Trends API

Facebook's Trending news topic section is being removed at the beginning of next week, along with products and third-party integrations that rely on the Trending API. Based on Facebook's researched, people didn't find it very useful over time.  According to the company, the content in the Trending topics section accounted for fewer than 1.5 percent [...]

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Facebook’s First Transparency Report Shows Majority Of Offending Content Removed Before Being Reported

The first ever Facebook transparency report has been released, and outlines the amount of content it has identified as breaking Community Standard rules between October 2017 and March 2018.  Based on the data, a majority of the offensive content had action taken against it by Facebook before it was reported by users. The report is part of [...]

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Facebook Says It Has Suspended 200 Apps For Possible Misuse Of Data

Ever since Cambridge Analytica was suspended for using an app to exploit user information a couple of months ago, Facebook says that it has suspended an additional 200 more apps. After the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, Facebook said that it would perform a thorough audit and investigation of all apps on its platform with access to large amounts of [...]

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Mark Zuckerberg Announces New ‘Clear History’ Option & More At Facebook’s F8 Conference

On Tuesday, Facebook kicked off the F8 Developers Conference with a keynote from CEO Mark Zuckerberg. “This has been an intense year. I can’t believe we’re only four months in,” said Zuckerberg.  Undoubtedly, he was referring to the situation he found himself in when Facebook suspended Cambridge Analytica for exploiting user data. After mentioning this, Zuckerberg gave [...]

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Google Posts $31.1B In Total Revenue, Beats Top- And Bottom-Line Expectations

Alphabet Inc., Google's parent company, has announced the financial results for the first quarter of 2018.  $31.1 billion in quarterly revenue was reported by the company, which was down sequentially but up year over year.  This beats the Wall Street consensus estimates by about $870 million, and earnings also beat analyst expectations. Year over year, revenue growth [...]

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EU Commissioner: Two Remaining Antitrust Cases Against Google ‘Advancing’

Although Google's appeal of the 2.9 billion (€2.4 billion) fine imposed by the European Commission in 2017 is moving forward, EU Competition Commissioner Magrethe Vestager told colleagues that the other two antitrust cases against Google were “advancing.” This is based on a report from Reuters. The two cases are exclusivity provisions in Google AdSense agreements and app-install requirements in Android-OEM contracts. Although the "search [...]

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