However, the previously blocked person could add as a friend or even contact on Messenger. As a result, over 800,000 users were subjected to at least one of the person on their blocked list being temporarily unblocked. Those who were unblocked could not see content that a user shared with their friends, but they could see "things posted to a wider audience", Facebook said, such as photos shared with friends of friends. Users who severed friendships with people they blocked did not see those friendships reinstated, she added.
When you block someone on Facebook they can not see things you post on your profile, start conversations with you on Messenger or add you as a friend.
"We know that the ability to block someone is important - and we'd like to apologise".
In its original statement, Facebook pointed out why someone might want to block another user. Blocking also automatically unfriends them if you were previously friends.
EU warns Trump: auto tariffs could lead to $300B retaliation The European Commission said in a letter that they would hit $300 billion of United States goods with tariffs if needed. The EU has imposed retaliatory tariffs on goods worth €2.8 billion ($3.27 billion), primarily on US-built motorcycles.
Egan acknowledged how serious the bug was, especially for users who blocked possibly invasive people. Users will be notified if the bug was linked to their accounts and will receive a Facebook notification "encouraging them to check their blocked list", the company said.
In its defense, Facebook says that the vast majority of people affected by the bug - some 83 percent - "had only one person they had blocked temporarily unblocked". Personal and sensitive data of users was scraped by the analytics company which was allegedly used for Trump campaign for the USA presidential polls 2016, among others.
Colombia are expected to pack 30,000 yellow shirts into the arena, with just 3,000 England supporters likely to be in attendance. We focus on the game, on our performance, and everything will fall into place from there.
Belgium boss Roberto Martinez was more optimistic, and said the benefit of the extra rest would outweigh any potential negatives. Japan is totally different to Wales [who knocked Belgium out of Euro 2016], and we'll take this as seriously as possible.
Despite being ranked No. 183, she has been seeded No. 25 by tournament organizers in recognition of all of her past success. The sport has a problem, and Williams should decide who the real enemies are: the cheats, or those trying to catch them.
Talks between the United States, Canada and Mexico to revise the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) have been hard . More than 18,000 government posts are up for grabs in Sunday's (July 01) vote, ranging from local governments to the presidency.
The captain of the boat and owner of "4 C's Adventures" tour company was also among those taken to Princess Margaret Hospital. Her brother George Schaffer posted on his Facebook page that surgeons amputated both Stefanie's legs below the knees.
Prime members will also gain access to Amazon's media streaming service, Prime video, and ebook service, Prime reading. Users need to visit the exclusive Prime Wardrobe section and choose from the items on sale.
As it is, once again, Washington D.C. was the top local market for the new top game with a huge rating of 8.2/19. " France is playing very well, they have proved it throughout the World Cup ", Bentancur said.
That's still listed in the dev options as of this release, but we have no idea if it will remain available in the final version. Meanwhile, users can breakdown app usage with hourly and daily graphs that feature a quick shortcut to enable the App Timer.
The mood was similar in NY , where Julia Lam, 58, joined the protest with two friends and their young children in strollers. Trump has decried that so-called catch-and-release policy, and vowed to detain immigration violators.
Heavy-hearted Murray pulls out of Wimbledon
He will be withdrawing from the tournament, he said, as him and his team feel it's too soon to play best-of-5 set matches. Andy Murray on Sunday delivered the message Wimbledon was dreading: he is pulling out of the tournament.
LeBron James OK'd Stephenson signing beforehand
Unfortunately, according to Kevin O'Connor of The Ringer , the Spurs are receiving "underwhelming" offers from the Lakers. In a busy day for the franchise on Sunday, they reportedly acquired three more free agents to play alongside the King.
Found alive on 10th day, Thai boys cave ordeal not over
Captain Akanand Surawan of the Royal Thai Navy told CNN that preparations were being made to teach the trapped group how to dive. A happy family member showed the latest pictures of the missing boys taken by rescue divers inside Tham Luang cave .
Five killed as plane crashes into construction site in Mumbai
As per details by eyewitnesses, the plane was seen hurtling down in the narrow Jeevdaya Lane area of Ghatkopar when it crashed. Singh said that though records of the maintenance will be investigated, the plane was not old enough to not be airworthy.
Wimbledon Roger Federer unveils new sponsor no Nike
Ties are not broken there. "I've had a lot of testing the last month; I think I've had seven tests." he said. Lajovic, the world No 57, held his opening service game, but from there he was crushed by the top seed.