- News tagged "facebook"
Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010
Map-makers have been making, redefining and refining maps for centuries. But a map of the world based on Facebook? Yup, it's real, and here it is.
Monday, 6 Dec 2010
Facebook is redesigning the profile pages of its users to make it more of a reflection of their real lives and emphasize one of the site's most popular features, photos.
Thursday, 25 Nov 2010
If there's anything quite so silly, it would probably be Facebook trademarking the word Face. Guess what, they are.
Tuesday, 16 Nov 2010
Facebook is seeking to replace e-mail with what it calls a "modern messaging system" that combines all the ways people send messages - including e-mail, IM and SMS - into a single interface.
Monday, 8 Nov 2010
Who here has used Facebook's Gmail contacts search to look for friends? Well, as of last week, you can't do that any longer. Google has blocked Facebook from being able to access Gmail's contact list.
Thursday, 4 Nov 2010
Facebook has just announced a slew of new features, from offering local deals for mobile users to launching a new Facebook app for Android.
Tuesday, 19 Oct 2010
Facebook has another crisis on its hands - the Wall Street Journal has just uncovered how certain popular apps such as Farmville are leaking user names to advertisers and internet tracking companies.
Friday, 15 Oct 2010
Microsoft Bing's search results will now include data pulled from Facebook. No release date has been given for the product outside the US.
Frequent users of Skype and Facebook should find this a welcome update. Skype has revealed new key features for its Windows application which include the integration of Facebook News Feed and Phonebook, as well as a new group video calling feature available in open beta.
Thursday, 7 Oct 2010
Facebook has added a new 'groups' feature that will allow them to segregate their friends and contacts accordingly, just like how they do in real life.