In recent months, Facebook has been scrutinized for its approach to user privacy.
According to WSJ, Facebook doesn't want to just be a platform where you can communicate with your friends, but also a place to buy and sell goods and services. The WSJ reports that Facebook made inquiries to JPMorgan Chase & Co.
After all, if a financial institution shares data that is later exposed in a breach, the bank may share the blame in the eyes of regulators. According to the Journal, at least one large USA bank pulled away from talks with the company as a result of privacy concerns. But after the Cambridge Analytica scandal and multiple other privacy scandals, even Facebook's current partners may not be willing to trust the company.
Facebook has been trying for a long time to make its Messenger app a hub for commercial activity. The company is aiming to boost user engagement, particularly with its Messenger service, after Facebook lost more than $120 billion ins market value in a single day earlier this summer.
Facebook told the paper that any financial information it obtains would not be shared with third parties or used to target advertisements.
"Like many online companies with commerce businesses, we partner with banks and credit card companies to offer services like customer chat or account management", she said in a statement on behalf of the social media giant.
When news of the potential partnerships became public, Facebook shares increased by about 3.5% through midday.
Houston starter Lance McCullers Jr . left a game against the Dodgers Saturday because of right elbow discomfort. McCullers returned to Houston on Sunday morning to get a more detailed examination from team doctors.
Burnley have had a bid of £15m accepted by Middlesbrough for centre-back Ben Gibson , according to a report . Dyche wouldn't comment on either player, but added: "We hope it's going to be a busy few days".
FameBit is a Google-owned service that connects companies looking to do some marketing with social influences. The listing showed the Pixel 3 XL achieving a single-core score of 2,426 and a multi-core score of 8,355.
A giant landmark that has lain undiscovered since World War II has been revealed after a gorse fire tore through the area . According to coastmonkey.ie , the signs were 12m by 6m and were built with up to 150 tons of whitewashed stones.
The add-on now offers 10GB of 4G LTE mobile hotspot data, but that'll be bumped up to 20GB starting August 10th. One line of T-Mobile Essentials costs $60/month, $30/month for the second line, and $15/month for lines 3-6.
Then, later in September, PlayStation 4 players will be able to try out the new battle royale mode for the game called Blackout. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is the deepest, most engaging Black Ops game ever that offers more ways to have fun with friends.
Within a matter of hours, people in the community collected $256 for the boy. "He was definitely shocked", Huyck said. A nine-year-old boy has been robbed at gunpoint while selling lemonade from a stand.
The news is devastating to many publishers and could potentially put some popular Apple sites out of business. The company is maintaining its referral rate of 7% for music, movies, books and TV programs.
Mobile Essentials offers unlimited data with no frills
T-Mobile's most expensive plan is its "One Plus" that includes all that plus more hotspot data, HD streaming, caller ID and more. If not, and you don't ever go to Canada or Mexico, then I'm not sure why you wouldn't downgrade to this new Essentials plan .
NASCAR CEO Brian France charged with DUI
The outlet also reports that France's blood-alcohol level was well over twice the legal limit. Police suspected that the NASCAR CEO was intoxicated and found oxycodone pills on his person.
China threatens new tariffs on $60bn worth of U.S. goods
But Bloomberg pointed out that USA stocks have yet to regain strong January performances since the escalating trade war . But they have rejected changing technology development plans they see as a path to prosperity and global influence.
Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion
A huge explosion has taken place near an airport in Italy this afternoon amid reports or a road smash involving a petrol tanker. Local police said that there had been a collision on the motorway and an explosion happened in the subsequent fire.