How to Prevent and Block Spammy Apps on Facebook

How to Prevent and Block Spammy Apps on Facebook

Just the same as death and taxes, spammy applications on social media networks are one of those inevitable things in life. Taking Facebook as an example, all of us encountered content they’d rather block, messages from fake accounts or even posts on their own profile, coming from certain apps. Since Facebook became the preferred social media for most people, as […]

     
 
 

Some Crazy Numbers About WhatsApp and its $19 Billion Acquisition by Facebook

Some Crazy Numbers About WhatsApp and its $19 Billion Acquisition by Facebook

It’s still early morning here in India, and we woke up to some mind-blowing news of Facebook Acquiring WhatsApp for a whopping $19 Billion. Journalists, bloggers and analysts across the world have been trying to make sense of this humongous deal. Let’s sit back and take note of these crazy numbers. 450 million active users – WhatsApp has more than […]

 
     
 
 

This is a Biggie! Facebook is Buying WhatsApp for $19 Billion

This is a Biggie! Facebook is Buying WhatsApp for $19 Billion

The social juggernaut Facebook has entered an agreement to purchase massively popular instant messaging service WhatsApp. The $16 billion acquisition churns to $4 billion cash and $12 billion worth of Facebook’s stocks. In addition, Facebook is offering $3 billion in restricted stock units which will be granted to WhatsApp employees and founders. Used by over 450 million users across the globe, […]

     
 
 

Facebook Look Back Video Feature Shows Your 20 Biggest Moments Till Now

Facebook Look Back Video Feature Shows Your 20 Biggest Moments Till Now

Facebook is growing up fast. In fact, it’s celebrating its tenth birthday today, with over 1.23 billion monthly active users. Mark Zuckerberg has posted a detailed reflection of this amazing journey, and along with it, he and his team at Facebook has compiled a video summary of each of the billion+ Facebook users. Facebook Look Back contains a compilation of […]

     
 
 

Facebook Paper App can be a Facebook App Killer

Facebook Paper App can be a Facebook App Killer    

Apologies if the title confused you. So let me explain. Facebook has just released the standalone Paper app for iOS in the US App store, which is much more than just a content discovery app as many had thought. In fact, it comes with Facebook messaging, notifications, search and a completely redesigned profile. It was expected to take on apps […]

     
 
 

How to Remove Facebook Ads From Any Browser

How to Remove Facebook Ads From Any Browser

In the past few years, Facebook became more and more accessed and used by people from all over the places. Due to the fact that it is so loved by users, developers thought that it’s time to take advantage of its popularity in order to increase their incomes and implemented ads on every user’s personal page. If you also are […]

     
 
 

Video on Instagram Launched: 15 Seconds of Video with 13 Filters

Video on Instagram Launched: 15 Seconds of Video with 13 Filters    

Minutes ago at the Facebook event, we saw a big advancement in one of the most popular social apps: Instagram. Instagram now supports video, and users can now capture videos from their devices, add filters and share them with only a few taps. The new instagram apps allows users to take a few seconds of video and add one of the […]

     
 
 

11 Lesser Known Facebook Tips and Tricks

11 Lesser Known Facebook Tips and Tricks

Facebook is continuously upgrading and adding different features, in order to keep itself the most used social network world-wide. A lot of new features were implemented in recent months and some of them aren’t as popular among users. If you’re a regular user who access Facebook on a daily basis, then you are accustomed with the basic operations, such as […]

 
     
 
 

Facebook Adds Support for Clickable Hashtags in the News Feed

Facebook Adds Support for Clickable Hashtags in the News Feed

In a not so surprising move, especially because it was expected and perhaps even hurried by the online community, Facebook has announced support for hashtags. Yes, the same hashtags that Twitter, perhaps Facebook’s biggest rival, has popularized. In a blog post today, Facebook has made the announcement public, making happy its huge database of users – more than 1.1 billion: […]