Earlier today in California, U.S. District Judge Edward Davila ruled in favor of Facebook on the 5 1/2 year old lawsuit that accused the social media giant of unlawfully tracking its users' Internet use after they'd signed out of...
Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service has been blocked in mainland China since Monday night, following a censorship clampdown by the government.WhatsApp users in China reported experiencing difficulties in accessing the internet messaging app – they were unable to send and...
According to two independent reports, Google has been buying up its own ads in order to have its own hardware rank higher on searches. While this is not necessarily unethical, it does cast a shadow over Google's possible manipulation...
The massive growth of user-generated video content after YouTube and now Facebook got into the game has apparently piqued Apple Inc.'s interest. The Cupertino-based iPhone maker plans to develop and release an iOS app for video capture, editing and...
Late last summer Facebook's started going through a major change in capital structure that would allow Mark Zuckerberg to retain control over the company. The motion was passed in April, but it seems that the move to do so is thick...
At Facebook's F8 Developer Conference this week, payments facilitator Western Union announced that Facebook Messenger would get a new bot that can effect global money transfer transactions. Western Union is not the first financial services company looking at Facebook...
A new experience was launched Oculus Rift owners today with the release of the Google Earth VR app on Oculus Store. The app has been available for HTC Vive for a few months now, but introducing it to the...
Facebook growth has been stunning over the past several years. Not just the way its userbase around the world keeps growing year after year since the time it went live, but Facebook also proved to the world there is...
About three months ago, we reported that Facebook was testing a new feature that would allow companies to post job openings on their Facebook pages, and accept applications directly through that channel. That feature is now being rolled out...
Facebook's growth over the past several years has been so fast that a lot of us didn't take notice of how things have moved inside Facebook. In the past five years, Facebook has kept breaking milestone after milestone, and...
Another day, and another incorrigible attempt by Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to woo China into admitting the social media platform through its closely guarded online gates.Zuck has tried to do so many things to woo China that...
Instagram announced this week that it had hit a huge milestone of 700 million users. The photo and video sharing app crossed 600 million users just a few months ago, in December 2016. Think about that, because they moved from...
The thumbnail circle of death is what I call it, and Google Chrome once again comes to the rescue.Facebook Messenger calls it a 'read receipt.' When you receive a message from someone on Facebook Messenger, there's a confirmation symbol that...
In an effort to expand the viewership of its video initiative, Facebook now allows its video content to be streamed into digital video streaming devices like Apple TV. While the Facebook video is playing on the TV, users can...
Microsoft HoloLens is expensive. Period. At $3000 for the Development Edition and $5000 for the Commercial Edition, it sits pretty high up above its poorer cousins in the virtual reality world. You can buy Facebook’s Oculus Rift VR headset...