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Mr & Mrs Zuckerberg Pledge 99% of their Facebook Shares to Charity, But With a Catch

Mr & Mrs Zuckerberg Pledge 99% of their Facebook Shares to Charity, But With a Catch

Mark Zuckerberg, the Social Media mogul and his wife Priscilla Chan announced the arrival of their first child, and unlike other parents, the celebrations didn’t just stop there. Mark and his wife will be donating 99% of the shares they own in Facebook to charity which are currently valued at $45 billion. The latest philanthropic effort of the couples will […]

     
 
 

Facebook Gets Personal, Wants to Help You Out with Breakup Aftermath

Facebook Gets Personal, Wants to Help You Out with Breakup Aftermath

Facebook has been bringing about a few of changes to its platform and is evolving rapidly, now the social media giant wants to help people with their breakups and support them through the tough phase. Facebook has already started testing tools to assist people on how they are going to communicate with their Ex. This action is triggered when the person […]

     
 
 

Redesigned Google+ Shifts the Focus to Conversation and Communities

Redesigned Google+ Shifts the Focus to Conversation and Communities

Google+, which was designed to take on the likes of Facebook had failed to take off and just when we thought it was going nowhere, Google has announced a new update. If you log in to your G+ account, you will see a prompt – after accepting it you will observe the entire layout being changed and minor changes in […]

     
 
 

Facebook Wants to Take on SnapChat with its Very Own Self-Destructing Messaging Feature

Facebook Wants to Take on SnapChat with its Very Own Self-Destructing Messaging Feature

The social media seems to be going through a phase of mishmash as services like Twitter and Facebook are borrowing each other’s features. Twitter did it by replacing the Favorite button with the Like button and Facebook now has taken a leaf from Snapchat’s playbook and is apparently testing out a self-destructing message feature. The disappearing messages can be turned […]

     
 
 

Facebook and Oculus Bring 360-Degree Videos to the Newsfeed

Facebook and Oculus Bring 360-Degree Videos to the Newsfeed

Facebook has begun rolling out its 360-degree videos in the News Feed beginning today, inline with our earlier report. The 360-degree video will take Facebook a step ahead in offering more immersive content for the people on the News Feed. Creating 360-degree videos will require a camera rig setup like the one offered by Go Pro, or using products like […]

     
 
 

Facebook Signal – a Well Curated Newsroom Dashboard to Help Journalists Switch from Twitter

Facebook Signal – a Well Curated Newsroom Dashboard to Help Journalists Switch from Twitter

Facebook has been evolving rapidly, recent features like Facebook Mentions, Celebrity Live Stream and the Facebook News wire features have brought in a new level of functionality. This time around, the social media giant is all set to help journalists (and bloggers?) gather news along with an ability to surface relevant trends, photos, videos and posts from Facebook and Instagram for […]

     
 
 

Coming Soon: Facebook Dislike Button

Coming Soon: Facebook Dislike Button

During a live Q&A session streamed live online, Facebook founder and CEO, mark Zuckerberg has announced that the social media giant is working on the dislike button. He said that Facebook wants to provide a button that lets users express emotions beyond the iconic thumbs up. Facebook users has always wanted a “dislike” button as the “like” button doesn’t always […]

 
     
 
 

Facebook’s Latest Security Vulnerability Allows Third Party Applications to Delete Facebook Pages Permanently

Facebook’s Latest Security Vulnerability Allows Third Party Applications to Delete Facebook Pages Permanently

Bug bounty program is a deal which is offered by software companies and websites wherein any individuals can expose a loophole or a vulnerability affecting the system and they will receive the recognition and compensation they deserve. The bug bounty programs help companies to address the issues before the public is aware of it thus preventing mishappenings. Laxman Muthiyah is […]