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Facebook Users Getting Messages From Old Groups
November 28, 2012 – 12:55 pm | One Comment
Facebook Users Getting Messages From Old Groups

Could have sworn that you left the group “Extreme Partyers of U-Delaware” right after commencement? Thanks to a glitch in Facebook, your account could have rejoined that group- as well as dozens of others you …

Facebook Urges Employees To Switch To Android
November 26, 2012 – 1:36 pm | No Comment
Facebook Urges Employees To Switch To Android

TechCrunch reports that the above signs have been spotted all over Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, CA. It seems that the tech savvy company’s early embrace of free iPhones for employees has backfired, as Facebook …

Mark Cuban Reveals Why He Isn’t A Big Fan Of Facebook
November 21, 2012 – 12:49 pm | No Comment
Mark Cuban Reveals Why He Isn’t A Big Fan Of Facebook

Facebook is, hands down, the most popular social network in the United States right now. Although there are other popular forms of social media out there—namely, Twitter—Facebook is still the preferred source of social media …

On Second Thought, People Choose Sex Over Facebook
November 19, 2012 – 3:24 pm | One Comment
On Second Thought, People Choose Sex Over Facebook

A new study from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand makes the bold claim that sex is the most enjoyable human activity. But the study also claims checking Facebook is the second lowest-ranked activity, …

Rihanna Talks Hurricane Sandy, New Album, And Chris Brown During Live Facebook Interview
November 9, 2012 – 7:44 pm | One Comment
Rihanna Talks Hurricane Sandy, New Album, And Chris Brown During Live Facebook Interview

Rihanna is on a roll promoting her upcoming album, Unapologetic. Riding high off the success of the first single from the project (“Diamonds”), the Barbadian beauty took to the stage to perform at Wednesday night’s …

Are You Addicted To Facebook?
November 3, 2012 – 1:28 pm | No Comment
Are You Addicted To Facebook?

 

In the past decade or two, computers and the Internet have undeniably changed the way we live our lives, and even the way we think. An extensive new infographic on Internet addiction, shown below, is …

Warning! You Could Be Helping Scammers By “Liking” Things On Facebook
October 29, 2012 – 10:04 am | One Comment
Warning! You Could Be Helping Scammers By “Liking” Things On Facebook

Do you hate cancer? Do you want to help stop bullying? Do you want world peace? Well, then go ahead and click that “Like” button on Facebook so that we know your feelings are real! …

Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram Are “Going Purple” For #SpiritDay Today, Are You?
October 19, 2012 – 11:53 am | 3 Comments
Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram Are “Going Purple” For #SpiritDay Today, Are You?

Are you ready to “go purple” today? For the third consecutive year, tech companies like Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram are going to be “going purple”—or, more specifically, turning their logos purple—in order to show support …

This Vest Hugs You Everytime You Get A “Like” On Facebook
October 11, 2012 – 11:41 am | One Comment
This Vest Hugs You Everytime You Get A “Like” On Facebook

 

Social and physical interaction has been marginalized between human beings extensively ever since the world wide web became, well, world wide. Chatrooms replaced clubs. Skype replaced face-to-face conversations, and let’s not even began to discuss …

Would You Pay To “Promote” A Post On Facebook?
October 4, 2012 – 9:44 am | No Comment
Would You Pay To “Promote” A Post On Facebook?

Yes, we’ve reached that level of self-absorption in society. Now you can not only show your friends what you have for lunch every day- you can pay to make sure that they are more likely …

Is Twitter More Popular Than Facebook Yet?
October 3, 2012 – 11:20 am | No Comment
Is Twitter More Popular Than Facebook Yet?

Are you on Twitter yet? Of course you are. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last two or three years, you have—at the very least—signed up for a Twitter account, sent out …

Facebook Integrates Dropbox Into Groups
September 26, 2012 – 2:33 pm | No Comment
Facebook Integrates Dropbox Into Groups

Facebook today announced a new partnership with cloud-based personal storage company Dropbox. The resulting new feature will allow Facebook users to upload documents directly from Dropbox to Groups.
Dropbox’s Chris Varenhorst announced the decision in a …

Beware Facebook “Photo Notification” Virus
August 29, 2012 – 10:09 am | No Comment
Beware Facebook “Photo Notification” Virus

No matter how badly you want to see your latest duckface from your friends party, don’t open that file: Mashable reports that a new scam is spreading a malware with emails disguised as Facebook photo …

Does Not Having A Facebook Page Make You “Suspicious?”
August 8, 2012 – 10:34 am | 2 Comments
Does Not Having A Facebook Page Make You “Suspicious?”

The internet was once the domain of the acne-ridden and anti-social. But more and more, online socializing appears to melding with real socializing. Forbes’ Kashmir Hill reignited this discussion this week when she published an …

Unbaby.me Removes Baby Pics From Your Facebook News Feed
August 6, 2012 – 9:51 am | One Comment
Unbaby.me Removes Baby Pics From Your Facebook News Feed

Are your friends new parents? Are they tagging hundreds of baby pictures faster than you can unsubscribe from them on Facebook? Do you want to preserve Facebook as a place for sharing funny videos of …

Facebook’s Bad Week: Are 83 Million Accounts Fake?
August 3, 2012 – 9:55 am | No Comment
Facebook’s Bad Week: Are 83 Million Accounts Fake?

Facebook is having a rough week. First, they disclosed in quarterly filings that up to 8.7% of all accounts on the social networking site may be fake. And just yesterday, their stock price fell below …

Facebook Tests “Save For Later” Function
August 1, 2012 – 9:23 am | One Comment
Facebook Tests “Save For Later” Function

Finally offering something akin to “bookmarks,” Facebook is testing a function that will allow users to store content for later viewing. Called “Save For Later,” it is (as usual for new Facebook features) only available …

Chick-Fil-A Poses As Teen, Abby Farle, On Facebook
July 26, 2012 – 9:17 am | 4 Comments
Chick-Fil-A Poses As Teen, Abby Farle, On Facebook

Some Chick-Fil-A social media marketer just lost their job. The embattled fast food chain, which is getting negative press and losing partnerships over its opposition to gay rights, was further embarrassed yesterday when a Facebook account defending …

Facebook Testing Sponsored Search Results
July 23, 2012 – 4:42 pm | One Comment
Facebook Testing Sponsored Search Results

Last week, Facebook began testing a new way to monetize their hugely successful social networking site: sponsored search results. The new feature will appear in the search typehead when users enter a particular phrase, and …

Malware Will Kick Thousands Of People Off The Internet On Monday: Will You Be One Of Them?
July 9, 2012 – 9:28 am | One Comment
Malware Will Kick Thousands Of People Off The Internet On Monday: Will You Be One Of Them?

Are you reading this? Then, congratulations. You are probably not one of the nearly 300,000 people that will be kicked off the Internet today and left without a connection. If you’re reading this on your …

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