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 […]

     
 
 

Facebook Rolls Out Video Generator Tool to ‘Say Thanks’ to Friends

Facebook Rolls Out Video Generator Tool to ‘Say Thanks’ to Friends    

At the beginning of this year, Facebook has released the ‘Look Back’ video feature which has proved to be pretty popular so far. Now, just in time for Thanksgiving, Facebook is now rolling out a new video generator tool, called ‘Say Thanks‘. This lets Facebook users put together a video filled with photos and other posts between them and a […]

     
 
 

Facebook is Building an Anonymous Sharing App to Take on Secret

Facebook is Building an Anonymous Sharing App to Take on Secret

Facebook is said to release a brand new mobile application which would allow users to communicate without using their real name or Facebook account, according to a recent report from The New York Times. Facebook’s anonymous chatting app is expected to be released in the coming weeks, and it will compete with apps like Whisper, Secret clone or even to Snapchat, if the app comes with […]

     
 
 

Facebook Introduces ‘Save’ Feature for Links, Places, And Media Pages to View Them Later

Facebook Introduces ‘Save’ Feature for Links, Places, And Media Pages to View Them Later    

Facebook has introduced today a new feature that is called ‘Save’ and with it, users can save stuff to read it later. With this new bookmarking feature, you will be able to save that interesting link your friend shared and read it later. We often check our Facebook activity and we see interesting things getting posted, but we don’t have […]

     
 
 

[How to] Search for Posts and Everything You Have Liked On Facebook

[How to] Search for Posts and Everything You Have Liked On Facebook

Over the past few months, Facebook has gone through several changes to make it more useful and appealing to the users. We saw Graph Search that makes it so easy to find people and fish for other relevant information. However, despite all the changes, there is one thing that the social juggernaut is yet to add, and that’s the ability […]

     
 
 

Facebook Launches Slingshot, Might Eat up Snapchat’s Lunch

Facebook Launches Slingshot, Might Eat up Snapchat’s Lunch

Facebook’s plan to acquire Snapchat didn’t go well. So the social juggernaut has made its own ephemeral messaging app called Slingshot. The service focuses on photos and videos — exactly like, you know, Snapchat. And in the app, “Everyone is a creator and no one is a spectator”, says Product Manager Will Reuben. The app made an accidental appearance a […]

     
 
 

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 […]