The World Wide Web celebrated its 28th birthday yesterday, but instead of cheering its approach towards its third decade in existence, its inventor - Tim Berners-Lee - took time to warn the world of "three new trends" that plague...
After last year’s incident, where Facebook was criticized for allowing misleading information to go viral, it potentially resulted in misinformed voters. It was during the U.S Presidential Election 2016. Since then Facebook has taken several measures to bring down...
Facebook recently announced that it had hit the significant milestone of 2 billion users on its main platform. Putting together its various userbases, including WhatsApp and Instagram, the social media giant now has almost 4 billion people signing into...
As part of its long-term effort to provide internet access to parts of the world that have low internet penetration, Facebook could now be applying for a license to operate a drone over its headquarters in Menlo Park, California.One filing...
Facebook has introduced a new platform called Watch, exclusively for videos. The feature is available on Facebook TV apps, mobile and desktop, as a preview for a limited number of people.Video view time on Facebook is increasing as people finding...
Everyone wants to jump on the video bandwagon these days. Facebook went all in with their Facebook Live and video commenting earlier this year, Google went live with YouTube Red, and now Microsoft is in the game with their...
In an attempt to outdo SnapChat and gain more engagement from its users, Facebook Messenger has now been given a brand new camera feature for the ultimate personalization of messages.The new Facebook Messenger camera basically allows you to directly take...
Facebook announced on its blog yesterday the launch of its online marketplace. Facebook’s marketplace will allow users to buy items from and sell them to people in their community. It is interesting to note the use of the word...
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...
Facebook is going full tilt on its video ambitions, with plans to launch its original programming portfolio as early as during the Cannes Lions advertising festival in the second half of June 2017.Back in March, Facebook launched a standalone...
As part of his ongoing tour of Europe, Apple CEO Tim Cook took out time for a Good Morning Britain interview, where he addressed the issue of fake news on the internet. Interestingly, he roped Apple into the picture,...
Cloud computing has been an extremely disruptive industry since its inception. Beginning in the form of shared mainframe resources back in the 1950s, it gradually went through various stages like virtualization and utility computing (computing as a metered service) before eventually...
After what seems like forever, the world's most popular messenger app - WhatsApp Messenger - has finally introduced video calling via updates to the mobile app on Google Play and Apple's App Store.Users have to simply go to the corresponding...
Instagram, the Facebook-owned social networking platform, is growing steadily and has managed to bring Snapchat, an image messaging mobile application started by former students at Stanford University, to a screeching halt. Or so it would seem.One of the significant advantages of...
Facebook, the Internet and social media giant, has silently plugged in a new “Hello” button to people’s profile page, which allows users to send a virtual wave – say Hello to someone.The Hello feature is similar to the infamous...