Facebook is still refusing to pay a bounty to Khalil Shreateh, the security researcher who used the bug he discovered to post directly on Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Timeline after Facebook Security rejected his attempts to report it, but Beyond Trust Chief Technology Officer Marc Maiffret is doing his best to make sure Shreateh doesn’t walk away from this experience empty-handed.
Facebook is becoming an important fundraising stop for politicians, with Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), a potential GOP presidential candidate in 2016, launching his tour through Silicon Valley with a scheduled stop at the social network’s headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., Thursday.
In the waning days of the 2012 presidential campaign, the content President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney post to Facebook reflects their closing arguments to voters and the demographic each candidate is trying to reach.
Facebook and Twitter marketing outfit Offerpop threw its hat into the Facebook fundraising ring with its launch of Fundraise, which allows organizations to accept donations on their Facebook pages.
The U.S. Olympic Committee will solicit donations on Facebook from June 14 through July 31.