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Facebook expands Safety Check after Paris attacks

The social network responds to criticism after terrorist attacks in France. Meanwhile, Google gives out free Drive storage in exchange for writing reviews on its Maps.

Facebook is expanding its Safety Check tool in times of crisis that go beyond natural disasters. But some say Facebook should have cared about doing this before Paris was attacked.

The social network is also being criticized for being selective in what tragedies it cares about with its French flag profile filter tool. But you don't need to wait for Facebook to tell you what to support. Watch CNET Update to learn how to merge your photo with any flag:

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Also, Google is offering free storage for people to write reviews on Google Maps. But it's going to take a whole lot of reviewing to make it worthwhile.

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Facebook expands Safety Check after Paris attacks