Facebook Said to be Planning its own Music-streaming Service to Take on Apple Music, Spotify and Others [Update]

Facebook Said to be Planning its own Music-streaming Service to Take on Apple Music, Spotify and Others [Update]

The music streaming market is on a increasing trend, especially now that Apple is onboard with its brand new Apple Music service (which is now available to iOS users through the latest iOS 9 beta). A fresh report is now claiming that Facebook could be joining the race with a brand new music streaming service of its own. As Apple’s […]

     
 
 

Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook is the world’s largest online social network, which makes it a very attractive target for hackers and other malevolent parties. We’ve talked about quite a few Facebook scams here on Technology Personalized, so by now you probably know that these are quite serious, as there is a big risk of getting your computer infected with malware if you fall prey. There […]

     
 
 

Facebook Removes Always-on Location Sharing Feature From Messenger Mobile app

Facebook Removes Always-on Location Sharing Feature From Messenger Mobile app

Facebook announces today that it is updating the Messenger app to give users full control over when and how they want to share their location information. The move comes days after a college student babbled about the concerning amount of location information Facebook’s Messenger app shares. Facebook’s Messenger mobile app is one of the most popular instant messaging apps out […]

     
 
 

Tips and Tricks to Learn How to Use Facebook Hello

Tips and Tricks to Learn How to Use Facebook Hello

The Hello app from Facebook is a Caller ID specifically designed for Android devices. It allows users to know who is calling, block another caller anytime they want and replace all the features of the Android Dialer with a much simpler and more Facebook-focused version. Hello uses Facebook in order to identify who is calling you, even when you don’t […]

     
 
 

Opposition Against Facebook’s Internet.org Grows, EFF Calls It ‘Not Neutral, Not Secure, and Not the Internet’

Opposition Against Facebook’s Internet.org Grows, EFF Calls It ‘Not Neutral, Not Secure, and Not the Internet’

Internet.org, a project by Facebook which aims to bring data connectivity to masses is having a tough time convincing the world its intention and importance. The project was launched in India by the social juggernaut in February in collaboration with telecommunication company RCom. But since the launch, the company has received severe backlash, forcing the company’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg to […]

     
 
 

Facebook’s Instant Articles is Here with Quick Loading News Feed & Revenue Share for Publishers

Facebook’s Instant Articles is Here with Quick Loading News Feed & Revenue Share for Publishers    

The much rumored publishing platform by Facebook is finally here. Billed as Instant Articles, the new product lets publishers host their content directly on Facebook, and in return gather data as well as revenue share. The idea here is to cut down the time taken for opening of the article on publishers’ own websites after the user clicks on link […]

     
 
 

Facebook is Introducing Video Calling in Messenger to Take on Skype and Others

Facebook is Introducing Video Calling in Messenger to Take on Skype and Others    

Facebook released the Messenger app for mobile devices back in August, 2011, and since then has been busy improving it with new features. In the beginning, many didn’t understand why Facebook came up with a product that was basically identical to WhatsApp, which it owns; but the number of users has now reached more than 600 million users, proving that there are plenty out there who […]

     
 
 

You Can Now Send Money Inside Facebook Messenger

You Can Now Send Money Inside Facebook Messenger    

When Facebook introduced Facebook Messenger, many didn’t understand its use, as the company had already bought WhatsApp, a tool with pretty much the same purpose. But now the world’s biggest social network is announcing a new feature which transform the app into something more than a free messenger. Facebook has announced a new payments feature for Facebook Messenger, thus confirming many previous […]

     
 
 

Facebook Announces Internet.org in India, Brings Free Access to 35+ Websites

Facebook Announces Internet.org in India, Brings Free Access to 35+ Websites

For those who weren’t aware, Internet.org is a partnership between Facebook and mobile phone companies that aims to bring affordable Internet access to emerging economies. Launched at the end of August 2013, the initiative has span so far across such countries as Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Colombia and Ghana. Now Facebook has announced the launch of the Internet.org app and free basic services in India in partnership […]

 
     
 
 

Get Facebook’s Chat Head Feature on your Mac With This App

Get Facebook’s Chat Head Feature on your Mac With This App

The Facebook Chat Head feature allows users to quickly read and reply to messages while they are using other apps. So, when enabled, whenever you had received a message, a chat head with your friend’s picture will pop up, allowing you to view and reply to the message without leaving the screen you’re on. The feature is still available for Android users, but iPhone […]