Shares of Match Group Inc, the owner of popular dating appTinder, plunged 18 percent after the news. In April, Facebook limited the amount of information third-party developers can collect from users without Facebook's express approval within its application programming interfaces.
The Facebook CEO, who sported a blue long-sleeved shirt and dark trousers, appeared more relaxed addressing app developers than Congress in suit and tie, energetically skipping from one product announcement to the next, while cracking jokes and grinning at shout-outs.
To get to the dating feature, you'll simply tap the heart icon in the top right corner of your Facebook profile.
So many people are single, Zuckerberg said, "so clearly there's something to do here!" Facebook and the developers on its platform, he said, "have a responsibility to move forward.to keep building services that help us connect in meaningful new ways".
Zuckerberg also said Facebook was building a new privacy control called "clear history" to allow users to delete browsing history.
Under the new feature, users will be able to create a separate "dating" profile not visible to their network of friends, with potential matches recommended based on dating preferences, points in common, and mutual acquaintances.
Although analysts said Facebook's initial foray would not likely be a threat to established dating sites - some of which are highly specialized to cater to specific groups - its heft and deep pockets makes it a concern over the long term to the smaller companies.
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More details about the new dating app-esque feature will come closer to its launch, the company said. Facebook had already been changing what information it makes available to other companies like Match as part of its efforts to improve its privacy reputation.
Tens of millions of Facebook users saw their personal data compromised in the Cambridge Analytica breach, as revealed earlier this year. Though the release date and rollout info for Facebook Dating won't be released until later this year, the fact that it got to this stage without seemingly anyone noting the potential user safety implications is telling.
Next weekend may turn out pretty nice with partly cloudy skies and highs in the mid to upper 60s, which is generally seasonal. High pressure will clear the sky and bump up the temperature a bit this week after a cool, grey and damp weekend.
Mr Javid, a former investment banker and MP for Bromsgrove since 2010, has been communities secretary for about 18 months. Rudd told lawmakers last week that there were no targets for the removal of people deemed to be in the country illegally.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited on 12/30/2017 reported its EPS as $0.69 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.71. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( NYSE : BABA ) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, August 12 by JP Morgan.
An unnamed Taiwanese official told Reuters that China had won the country over with a $3.1 bn package of incentives and loans. Beijing announced on Tuesday morning that it would exchange ambassadors with the Dominican Republic "as soon as practicable".
According to Nexstar'sTobin McDuff, who is reporting from the draft, the fans were happy to welcome Leighton Vander Esch to town. He can play outside linebacker and defensive end so he is another versatile player for Rod Marinelli to utilize.
And, as is, 100 meters per hour would be too slow to keep up with parade floats, let alone to make a race exciting. Your kid's new favorite ride? They included some cute concept sketches of how they envision the robot being used .
Facebook brings to the dating table a treasure trove of data on its active users, which are over 2 billion strong. That could mean reentering usernames and passwords as Facebook relearns user settings and preferences.
But if temperatures remain high, eventually the coral will die, removing the natural habitat for many species of marine life. The reef is a critical national asset, contributing A$6.4 billion (RM19 billion) a year to the Australian economy.
Woody Johnson said the president was "thick-skinned" enough to deal with any protests that may greet him. That state visit will be put off a little bit but maybe next year he will do that.
Unchanged Daredevils bowl; Ngidi debuts for CSK
Dhoni made as many four changes in the playing eleven, bringing in du Plessis, Karn Sharma, Ngidi and young Kerala pacer KM Asif . But the mood in the Chennai camp is so relaxed that they even seem to have a laugh at someone's mistake too.
Modi is a liar, says Rahul Gandhi
I feel pained to see that falsehood, hatred and violence is rampant in the country today instead of truth, love and non-violence. Khurshid was reported to have told an event at Aligarh Muslim University that the Congress had bloodstains on its hands.
Mueller has list of questions for Trump
Trump asked Comey to back off of the investigation of Flynn, the former FBI director claimed in a February 14, 2017 memo. Mueller hopes to ask Trump the objective for several meetings he had with Comey during the early days of his presidency.
Rotten fruit causes Melbourne university evacuation
It was after a foul spell spread across the library on campus that a fire brigade was sent out an alert stating a chemical hazard. In 2014, patients and staff from a Melbourne hospital were evacuated amid concerns there was a gas leak at one of the wards.
Gulf must unite against Iran: Pompeo
Iran's presence in Syria and Iraq is in response to requests from the two countries' governments and is part of "the fight against terrorism in the region", he said.
Bill Cosby Put On House Arrest With GPS monitor
The retrial in April 2018 revealed the allegation that Cosby had paid Ms Constand £2.4million in a 2006 civil settlement. During her testimony, Lotte-Lublin said she spoke to Cosby directly at times. "I feel like I have to pinch myself".
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
In Michigan, residents also can anonymously surrender their prescription drugs year-round at any MSP post, from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. She is a former nurse and said she knows how risky it can be if prescription drugs are disposed of properly.
Senate Approves Mike Pompeo as US Secretary of State
Six Democrats and one Independent voted to confirm Pompeo: Heitkamp, Donnelly, Manchin, McCaskill, Jones, Nelson, and King (I). Trump said he was pleased by Pompeo's confirmation, calling him a "patriot" with "immense talent, energy and intellect".