Facebook targets new home on Android with extra features

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Facebook is so big that you won’t have a problem finding apps that tailor the social network to your device, which might be a tablet, smartphone, or television. While the support for Facebook is overwhelming, it isn’t enough and an upcoming event in April aims to reveal a new Android-based device … [Read more...]

Pinterest starts two separate domain-related fights

Pinterest starts two separate domain-related fights

Popular pin board photo sharing giants Pinterest has started two separate domain-related fights, and these include Amazon’s .pin Request as well as a filing against the owners of Pinterest.info. One of the domain-related fights includes a top-level generic domain aka gTLD, which Amazon has … [Read more...]

Twitter hashtag popularity leads to Path integration with iOS app

Twitter hashtag popularity leads to Path integration with iOS app

Path’s personal social network app had an update yesterday, and the new feature builds on the Twitter hashtag popularity that leads to the Path integration with the iOS app. Path seems to be moving forward by following the likes of Twitter, and this was proven yesterday when the Path got its … [Read more...]

Facebook Messenger brings free voice calls to Apple devices

Facebook Messenger brings free voice calls to Apple devices

Good news was revealed late last night reporting that Facebook Messenger on the iPhone now supports free voice calling, which means if you are in the UK and own an iPhone you can make free calls over mobile data or WiFi. The new version of Facebook Messenger app in the UK comes after Facebook … [Read more...]

Google+ app updated with substantial new features

Google+ app update with substantial upgraded features

A whole new refresh happened yesterday with the new Google+ app update for iOS and Android devices, the application now comes with substantial upgraded features. There are two key features that stand out the most and one of these is for the iPhone, this now has a new feature that leverages the … [Read more...]

LinkedIn new unified search launches

LinkedIn new unified search launches

LinkedIn has a new update that makes it’s search much more interesting, it is now smoother and streamlined for the user. The new LinkedIn update is all about the search and below we explain a little about the new features. Some of the main features within the new update include ‘Auto-Complete’; … [Read more...]

Mark Zuckerberg: From Facebook to politics

Mark Zuckerberg- From Facebook to politics

Mark Zuckerberg is going from Facebook to politics in a new move to start a political campaign, the Billionaire who is only 28 years old has donated millions over the years and the latest was £65 million to the state school system in his native New Jersey. Why is Mark Zuckerberg entering the … [Read more...]

Bing incorporates Facebook and Twitter more into search

Bing incorporates Facebook and Twitter more into search

Everything one way or another seems to relate around social networking, and now we have learned that Bing now incorporates Facebook and Twitter more into search. It was back in 2012 when the "Snapshot" feature within Bing was added to its search engine, and they have to move forward and to do … [Read more...]

Google+ social network tweaked with new photo filter

Google+ social network tweaked with new photo filter

We all know that Facebook and Google+ are competition rivals and now Google has tweaked around with its social networking site so that users and followers can now filter search results to make it easier for those that want photo posts only. If you go to your Google+ profile page you will be able … [Read more...]

Pinterest delivers iPhone update for better pinning

Pinterest delivers iPhone update for better pinning

For those that use Pinterest will be happy to know there is a new iPhone update that will allow for better pinning. This now allows users to edit profiles direct from their Apple smartphones as well as discovering new pins through something called ‘people who pinned this also pinned' feature. Not … [Read more...]

Google+ & Picasa Web photo sync causes problems: Update

Google+ & Picasa Web photo sync causes problems

We have been hearing so much of late to do with Google+ & Picasa Web photo sync, and how many problems are occurring. It seems the photo sync between G+ and the web-based Picasa still looms and our readers as well as friends are still complaining – and rightfully so. We could list so many names … [Read more...]

B2B and Social Media: the score for businesses and start-ups

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Everyone's tweeting, posting and liking, or so it seems. But is "going social" really that important for B2B smaller businesses and start-ups setting out on the road to that IPO? Research suggests that smaller businesses themselves certainly think so, with 66% of them spending more time on social … [Read more...]

UK Budget online reaction: 62,000 comments already

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In the last couple of hours we have seen the UK Budget and online reaction during the event. The details below are just an early look at online reactions so far. Analysis by Synthesio into initial online reaction to the Budget: · Over 62,000 comments online as the Budget took place (including … [Read more...]

Facebook hiring developers highlight US immigration policy

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A lot can be learnt from Facebook’s activities when it comes to hiring new developers and some recent news landed on our desk from Vancouver Sun, which points to problems with the US immigration policy. The temporary office will be based in Vancouver and looks to involve around 150 developers, … [Read more...]

New Facebook news feed with fresh paint

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We all know that Facebook is never-ever static in terms of the way it looks and functions. Over the years, the website has been undergoing a series of changes, revamps, facelifts and been receiving significant upgrades with an aim to offer its users a better way to connect. Sometimes they’ve been … [Read more...]

Harlem Shake video by NASA hits YouTube

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NASA decided to upload a video to YouTube earlier this month, which delivered their version of the Harlem Shake directly from the Control Center. This has made it to our favorites list of Harlem Shake videos on YouTube, but it also represents the momentum the dance craze has taken and that it … [Read more...]

Facebook losing teen appeal to apps

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Whenever we see our children using their smartphones we can guess that in most cases it will be Facebook, Twitter, or a chat app that they are using. Facebook has been extremely appealing to teens for a few years and a great way for teenagers to keep connected with what their friends are doing, to … [Read more...]