Facebook Plans to Develop New Tools for Tackling Video Piracy

Video piracy is something with which people are suffering worldwide and not matter how serious reforms companies take, it looks like there is simply no stopping it for once and for all. Facebook, too suffers heavily from video theft from their website, however, the social networking giant seems to have taken things pretty seriously now. […]

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How Facebook Prepares Your News Feed

Facebook shows you a lot of stuff on your news feed. Have you ever wondered how Facebook decides what you might be interested to see on your news feed? If yes, then we just have the right answer for you. Although it’s obvious that all of this works according to certain pre-developed algorithms, but a […]

Facebook, Not Google, is the Best Traffic Source for News

Those who are associated with news related websites or publishers will definitely acknowledge the importance of social referrals, the links that people share on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Undoubtedly, they have become extremely important when it’s about reliable sources for incoming traffic and this can now be proved from the fact that […]

Now You Can Send Messages Directly to Businesses Through Ads on Facebook

Contact someone who is running a Facebook Page has now become extremely easy. Now you can simply head over to that person’s profile or you can even post comments. The social network giant recently added a feature which allows its users to send their messages directly to that business whenever you see an ad. Page […]

Facebook Videos and Big Data to Compete against YouTube

Facebook shares the desire to become the best– no denying, it is indeed the best! Delighted with the idea to become your favorite Internet TV, Facebook has taken a step ahead in its video streaming strategies. Watch Facebook videos in full screen, un-muted and ‘opt to view in the HD’ format even if you are […]

Facebook in News- All for Good Reasons!

It seems that the day with Facebook is all green and sunny! Closing at an all-time High last night, Facebook registers a worth of $88.86 per share (valuing the company’s total worth at $250 Billion). On the other hand, Facebook teams up with Kaspersky Labs to counter and detect the extent of malicious software for […]

Facebook Shutdowns Acqui-hired Firm Branch Media

The session of long winded conversations, the feel of togetherness and the idea of making new friends will no longer remain the same! The unexpected news is here- Branch Media, the acqui-hired firm of Facebook, has finally decided to bring the site to the end. Well, they haven’t decided the fate of Potluck.it- though it […]

Facebook to Support GIF Animation in the News Feed!

Hold your breath, and keep calm- if you are a Facebook user or a GIFs lover, then there is quite a piece of news for you! Facebook has officially announced that its latest update will be supporting the GIF format in the news feed. While the functionality will take some time before final implementation, currently, […]

Facebook Acquiring Popular Meerkat LiveStream App? Learn Why.

In the world of some well-established brands, workaholic startups and failing businesses, there came a power that started with a roar! The Rising of this power named ‘Meerkat’ is nothing but a commendable onset of a successful application in the reign of Mobile App industry. Why Meerkat is a synonym of ‘awesomeness’? What makes Twitter […]

WhatsApp Hits The 500 Million Users Mark; Growth Faster Than That Of Facebook

WhatsApp, popular in its own right, seems to have been buoyed by its connection with social networking mammoth Facebook. In February this year, Facebook announced its $16 billion (plus $3 billion in restricted stock units for employees and the founders) acquisition plan of the popular mobile messaging platform (The Federal Trade Commission approved the deal […]

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Facebook Home Custom Android OS to Launch at April 4th Event

If a new rumor is to be believed, Facebook’s upcoming April 4th event will be focused on the social network giants first foray in the mobile operating arena. Like many before them, Facebook has opted to adapt Google’s Android OS to incorporate their own social media apps including Facebook Messenger, Photos and Contact applications. The […]

Facebook Graph Search Arrives For Early Beta Users

Alongside the Graph Search release just 9 days ago, Facebook put out a beta waiting list. Now, according to The Verge, reports have been coming in that Facebook is rolling out Graph Search to early beta users. We joined the waiting list just a few hours after the big event. However, we are having no luck accessing it.

Possible Facebook Phone To Be Announced Tomorrow? [Rumor]

Recently there have been many rumors of a Facebook possibly releasing a cell phone. However, Mark Zuckerberg has adamantly denied on two separate occasions, in July and in September, that these rumors are not true. However on Tuesday January 15th, Facebook has scheduled a press event. So the question is, what is the topic of this event?

Netflix Set to Share Watched Video History Via Facebook

For some time now, Netflix has wanted to integrate social media into their customer’s video watching experience. That has been prevented due to the United State’s Video Privacy Protection Act. The bill prevented companies from sharing customer’s watched videos without written consent from the customer.

Facebook Rumored to be Developing Snapchat-Like App

With Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram earlier this year, it is well known they have great interest in mobile apps. With that in mind, Facebook is now said to be working on a new app. This mobile app, set to be released in a couple of weeks, is supposed to be similar to that of Snapchat.

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Facebook for Android Finally Gets A Native App

Hate Facebook for Android? You aren’t alone. The app is known for being a slow and terrible mess. The good news is that Facebook has finally recognized the problem and built a new version from the ground up. The latest update has better load and resume times, improved overall navigation and much more.

Facebook Pushes Employees to Use Android

When recent Facebook app updates only came to the iPhone, some Android users started asking questions. If you look close enough, it’s not hard to notice the flaws of Facebook’s Android app. Just for starters, the entire app is just a webview of the touch website. The biased development of Facebook’s app may be due […]

Mysterious HTC Smartphone Starts Up Facebook Phone Rumors Again

The existence of a so-called “Facebook phone” has been a rumor that refuses to go away. Recently a new HTC handset called “Operaul” has been spotted in benchmarks. The actual name for the device is said to possibly be “Opera UL”. According to anonymous sources from Taiwan, that’s the name of an OEM product being made for Facebook.

New Sony E-Reader Adds Facebook Social Features and Much More

When it comes to reading in the digital age, generally most users either turn to an e-ink reader or use a tablet. For those that love e-ink, Sony has a brand new Sony Reader PRS-T2 which includes 2GB onboard storage, microSD for expansion, public library leading and new enhancements which include paper-like page turns and optimization to its 6-inch screen that is supposed to work better for long-term ad-free reading. For good measure, a few new social features are coming to the e-reader as well.

HTC Facebook Phone to Kill iPhone?

Even though HTC launched phones like the HTC Status with a dedicated Facebook button, we have yet to see an official Facebook phone. That could change as early as next year

Facebook App Center Launches

These days it seems that “app stores” are all the rage, from Apple’s AppStore to GooglePlay and even the upcoming Microsoft App Store in Windows 8. Feeling a little left out I suppose, Facebook announced its own store, the App Center.

Facebook Expanding File-Sharing To All Groups

Facebook is getting bigger and better and it appears like they will be giving you more capabilities as the social site grows. The new feature that they are adding is file sharing, which will soon be available to all the groups and will allow members of a group to share files of up to 25MB with each other.