News tagged ‘facebook’

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013

Facebook 6.0 for iOS Brings Chat Heads to iPhone & iPad

Facebook 6.0 for iOS Brings Chat Heads to iPhone & iPad

The new Facebook update for iOS brings Chat Heads to iPhone, but only for messaging within Facebook. Other changes include Stickers, giant illustrated emoticons, and a cleaner, easier to read design for iPad.

Monday, 1 Apr 2013

Facebook to Unveil Modified Android OS on HTC Device?

Facebook to Unveil Modified Android OS on HTC Device?

Facebook sent out invites for an event on 4th April, this thursday, with a teaser to see its new home on Android. Sources told TechCrunch that Facebook will be launching a modified Android version with Facebook integration on the home screen of a HTC phone.

Monday, 28 Jan 2013

Google+ Surpasses Twitter as Second Most Popular Social Network

Google+ Surpasses Twitter as Second Most Popular Social Network

In the final quarter of 2012, Google+ became the second most popular social media on the Internet, just slightly behind Facebook. In third place was Youtube, another Google product, while Twitter was in fourth place.

Thursday, 17 Jan 2013

Facebook Rolls Out Free VoIP Calling in U.S. iPhone Messenger App

Facebook Rolls Out Free VoIP Calling in U.S. iPhone Messenger App

Facebook has just launched a free VoIP call service via their Messenger app for iPhones. This feature is limited to U.S. iPhones for now, with no further information on when this feature will appear for users beyond U.S.

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013

Facebook Announces Its Internal Search Engine: Graph Search

Facebook Announces Its Internal Search Engine: Graph Search

After weeks of speculation, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg today unveiled Facebook's newest feature, Graph Search. Graph Search is an internal search tool designed to quickly return specific information based on specific queries relating to your Facebook connections.

Friday, 4 Jan 2013

Voice Messaging Feature Added to Facebook Messenger App

Voice Messaging Feature Added to Facebook Messenger App

Facebook augmented their mobile Messenger app recently with voice messaging features. The app is now available for both iOS and Android devices.

Monday, 31 Dec 2012

Zynga to Shut Down 11 Titles to Reduce Costs

Zynga to Shut Down 11 Titles to Reduce Costs

As part of its cost reduction plan, Zynga has just announced that it will shut down 11 titles in a bid to slash costs.

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012

Facebook Encouraging Employees to Switch from iOS to Android

Facebook Encouraging Employees to Switch from iOS to Android

The popular social networking group has now "plastered posters across its headquarters", egging on employees to "switch from [iOS to Android] today", according to TechCrunch.

Monday, 19 Nov 2012

Yahoo! and Facebook to Partner in New Search Deal

Yahoo! and Facebook to Partner in New Search Deal

Reports are alleging that top executives from Yahoo! and Facebook have met to discuss about a possible new search deal that could benefit both companies.

Friday, 16 Nov 2012

Facebook for iOS and Android Updated with New Features

Facebook for iOS and Android Updated with New Features

Facebook recently updated its iOS and Android apps with some new features, including a Share button, in-line friend tagging, and emoji options for messages.

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