Posts Tagged ‘facebook’
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 1, 2016 under Channel
Officials from the Thailand's National Council for Peace and Order military government, are set to meet with executives from Facebook and Korean search provider, Line, in order to discuss censoring ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 28, 2016 under Channel
Despite being one of the world's most valuable companies for the best part of a decade, it's taken a long time for Facebook to earn the kind of money that matches its valuation. Still as advertising o... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 25, 2016 under Security
While it is common knowledge at this point that Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 billion, the company hasn't actually done much with the messenger app until recently. Just last week it was announced t... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 21, 2016 under Channel
Although Facebook and Twitter definitely target different social networking activities, the latter certainly has the live-commenting on events down. Facebook may be looking to offer a competing servic... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 20, 2016 under General Tech
Today a US judge ruled that a lawsuit filed against Oculus co-founder, Palmer Luckey, will go ahead. The lawsuit comes from a company known as Total Recall Technologies, which employed Luckey in 2011 ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 18, 2016 under Apps
It has almost been two years since Facebook purchased WhatsApp for a massive $19 billion but since then, the company hasn't really done anything with it or changed the way it operates at all. However,... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 6, 2016 under Virtual Reality
The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset is now available for pre-order, priced at $600 (£530 inc. shipping the UK). This is vastly more than the originally projected $300-$350 cost for the consumer h... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 5, 2016 under General Tech
It looks like Mark Zuckerberg wants to try his hand at being Tony Stark as the Facebook CEO has set himself a goal of building artificial intelligence system to help run and control his home this year... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 4, 2016 under General Tech, Science
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg often starts the year off with a particular challenge, one that is publicly announced near the start of it. While previously the founder has pledged to read more books or ... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 22, 2015 under Software & Gaming
Adobe's Flash Player is continuing its steady demise with another major blow to its usage: Facebook has now killed off all flash videos on its site. With more than eight billion views a day, the switc... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 22, 2015 under Virtual Reality
Oculus VR has known about virtual reality's chicken and egg problem since day one. Without games and experiences ready to play, nobody would buy a VR headset, but without VR headsets, nobody would de... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 18, 2015 under Channel
Working for the big tech companies has a lot of advantages. Earlier this year Netflix, Adobe and a number of other firms announced that they now offered their employees unlimited parental leave follow... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 16, 2015 under Channel
Facebook has been at the forefront of people using their real names on the internet since its inception. However as time has gone on, it's received more and more pressure from certain groups to allow... more.
13 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 1, 2015 under Channel
We're not blowing anyone's minds when we say that some people can be dicks online. Racism, sexism, homophobia - often the internet feels like it brings out the worst in people, even if there are many ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 23, 2015 under Channel
Mark Zuckberg is one of those figures in the world of tech, who has had an enormous impact on the way the world works. Facebook has changed social interactions, the way we find information and online ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 10, 2015 under Security
Facebook, Google, Yahoo, all of these companies make their money by tracking their users, figuring out information on them based on algorithms and search choices and displaying adverts to them from pa... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 9, 2015 under Apps, Channel
Snapchat is one of the biggest social communication platforms of the past few years and is still growing at an unprecedented rate. As of right now, its users are sending videos that between them all a... more.
12 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 5, 2015 under Security
Finnish digital security firm, F-Secure, finds itself embroiled in an odd scandal right now. Following the dumping of some 400 names, addresses, places of work and other details of individuals by a Tw... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 19, 2015 under Security
As much as countries, governments and their intelligence agencies put huge counter measures and monetary backing into protecting their digital assets, it often only takes one individual slipping up to... more.
18 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 14, 2015 under General Tech
The consumer version of the Oculus Rift is finally coming out next year and it looks like analysts are already predicting big things for the virtual reality headset. According to analytic firm, Suisse... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 14, 2015 under Channel
While Facebook might have started its days as a way to share pictures, status updates and pokes, it's become something much more in the years since. Today one of its biggest facets is the sharing of v... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 6, 2015 under General Tech
Facebook has been working on new ways to help developing countries get connected to the web for some time now. It has experimented with more 'out of the box' methods, like balloons and drones in the p... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 23, 2015 under General Tech
The Commission for the Protection of Privacy (CBPL), Belgium's data authority, has been investigating Facebook and has now accused it of NSA-style snooping. The Commission has been looking in to the s... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 27, 2015 under Apps, System Tools
Facebook has thrown its hat in the ring of digital, personal assistants with the announcement of its own competitor to the likes of Cortana and Siri, called M. The single lettered software will have s... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on August 26, 2015 under General Tech
A man dubbed as the Facebook spam king has pleaded guilty to charges of fraud and criminal contempt, having sent over 27 million commercially themed spam messages to Facebook users and then illegally ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on August 11, 2015 under General Tech
Last year it was revealed that Zenimax would be launching a lawsuit at Oculus VR, which had recently been acquired by Facebook at the time. The lawsuit seemed to be ... more.
10 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 11, 2015 under Channel
Laughing out loud, or "lol", has been the go to phrase to communicate amusement online (no matter how small) forever. However according to new statistics, that may no longer be the case, with many Fa... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 22, 2015 under Channel
In a ruling that is likely to have knock on effects for the privacy of New Yorkers, a state appeals court has ruled that when it comes to users suspected of Social Security fraud, Facebook must bend t... more.
13 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on July 18, 2015 under APU, Component, CPU, Graphics
Advanced Micro Devices recently started to design its third semi-custom accelerated processing unit for an undisclosed customer. Some believe that this third semi-custom system-on-chip will eventually... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 14, 2015 under Security
Flash was once a mainstay of the online world, providing us with everything from animations, to games, to vibrating pop-up banners, but no more. With the advent of smartphones that dropped support for... more.
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