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On October 24, 2007, Microsoft announced that it had purchased a 1.6% share of Facebook for 0 million, giving Facebook a total implied value of around billion.Microsoft's purchase included rights to place international advertisements on the social networking site.Following a campaign by 100 advocacy groups, Facebook agreed to update its policy on hate speech.The campaign highlighted content promoting domestic and sexual violence against women, and used over 57,000 tweets and more than 4,900 emails that caused withdrawal of advertising from the site by 15 companies, including Nissan UK, House of Burlesque and Nationwide UK.He uploaded all art images to a website, each of which was featured with a corresponding comments section, then shared the site with his classmates, and people started sharing notes.Zuckerberg told the Crimson that "Everyone’s been talking a lot about a universal face book within Harvard.The company had slightly surpassed e Bay to become the third largest American web company after Google and In March 2011, it was reported that Facebook was removing approximately 20,000 profiles every day for violations such as spam, graphic content, and underage use, as part of its efforts to boost cyber security. Finance website reported that Facebook's lead underwriters, Morgan Stanley (MS), JP Morgan (JPM), and Goldman Sachs (GS), cut their earnings forecasts for the company in the middle of the IPO process.
On April 3, 2013, Facebook unveiled Facebook Home, a user-interface layer for Android devices offering greater integration with the site.
Since 2006, anyone who claims to be at least 13 years old has been allowed to become a registered user of Facebook, though variations exist in the minimum age requirement, depending on applicable local laws.
Facebook may be accessed by a large range of desktops, laptops, tablet computers, and smartphones over the Internet and mobile networks.
Additionally, users may join common-interest user groups organized by workplace, school, hobbies or other topics, and categorize their friends into lists such as "People From Work" or "Close Friends". Additionally, users can complain about or block unpleasant people.
Because of the large volume of data that users submit to the service, Facebook has come under scrutiny for its privacy policies.