HOAX: Facebook Messenger Is Not Forwarding Illegal Conversations to the Police

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With all of the mostly misguided hysteria about Facebook’s Messenger applications and the user data they request permission to access, satire and entertainment blog Cream Bmp Daily may have concocted the most outlandish tale to date, saying that illegal conversations conducted on the messaging apps are being forwarded to law-enforcement authorities.

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Mike Schroepfer Donates Facebook Shares; David Wehner, Susan Desmond-Hellmann Sell Some

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Facebook Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer donated 40,000 shares of class-A common stock in the company to a charitable entity, while Chief Financial Officer David Wehner and Director Susan Desmond-Hellmann sold off some of their Facebook holdings, the three insiders reported in Form 4 filings Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Social Media Jobs: NBCUniversal, Solomon McCown & Co., AmerisourceBergen

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This week, NBCUniversal is hiring a manager of social media marketing, while Solomon McCown & Co. is seeking a senior digital media manager. AmerisourceBergen needs a digital and Web media coordinator, and GameChanger is on the hunt for a marketing copywriter and campaign manager. Get the scoop on these openings below, and find additional social media jobs on Mediabistro.

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