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Facebook Watch coming next year?

The social media giant may be looking to launch a health- and messaging-focused wearable in 2022...
GAFA apps

Big Tech firms help fight the coronavirus outbreak

The tech giants are providing their otherwise paid services for free to select users...
Facebook new health tools

Facebook launches the Preventive Health tool

The new tool, currently limited to users in the US, focuses on getting people information about cancer screenings, heart checkups, and flu vaccines.
Facebook Messenger tools for mental health

Facebook Messenger gets new tools for World Mental Health Day

One tool is a camera filter called Let's Talk, which users can apply when talking to friends who may be reluctant to ask for help.
Facebook suicide prevention tools

Facebook’s unveils AI-powered suicide prevention tools

The new tools rely on artificial intelligence to recognize patterns based on posts that have previously been associated with suicide.
HealthTap on Facebook

HealthTap doctor advice service now available on Facebook Messenger

The service lets anyone type a question into Messenger and receive free and trusted doctor answers wherever they are and whenever they need them.
Facebook unveils new tools to help prevent suicides

Facebook unveils new tools to help prevent suicides

The company worked with a number of mental health organizations, in addition to consulting with people who had lived experience with self-injury or suicide.
Facebook fights Ebola with its money, influence and reach

Facebook fights Ebola with its money, influence and reach

The social network is reminding 1.35 billion users that we are all citizens of the world, and that we need to fight big challenges that stand in front of us.
BabyCenter, MAMA and Praekelt Foundation team-up with Facebook to help mothers in Tanzania

BabyCenter, MAMA and Praekelt Foundation team-up with Facebook to help mothers in Tanzania

The partnership will make maternal, newborn and child health content available through the Internet.org initiative, while also offering free basic services.
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Facebook looking to step into healthcare

The social networking giant is exploring creating online support communities that would connect users suffering from various ailments.