Posts Tagged ‘facebook’
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 28, 2015 under Software & Gaming
Facebook have revealed in their fourth quarter earnings report that they show no signs of slowing down, with almost every number released looking positive, from revenue, to users and active users. Whi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 28, 2015 under Online, Security
Facebook has provided a login option for 3rd party since 2008, and in recent years, social logins have become a very popular option to allow users to login to websites securely. Recent statistics fr... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 27, 2015 under Development, Security
The Winklevoss twins, most famously known for their part in helping conceive the idea of Facebook and for receiving a payout from the site's founder, Mark Zuckerberg because of it, have announced th... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Brendon Morgan on January 21, 2015 under Online, Software & Gaming
Facebook will soon allow you to report fake news stories that appear in your news feed, so that others can be made aware that they are not in fact true. They have said that this will only affect news... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 19, 2015 under Channel, Peripheral
When Facebook bought out Oculus VR back in March last year, there was much discussion of how the social network would leave the company to be independent and continue its development alone, much like ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 16, 2015 under Channel
One of this year's big announcements from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg - as well as crowd-sourcing this year's challenge for the young billionaire - was that he wanted to start his own Facebook bo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 15, 2015 under General Tech
Mark Zuckerberg caused quite a stir last year when Facebook acquired Oculus for $2 billion but since then, the CEO hasn't really offered much insight to his future vision for Virtual Reality. However,... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 14, 2015 under General Tech
WhatsApp has turned in to a very popular messaging platform, so much so that people send more WhatsApp messages per day than they do traditional text messages. Around 50 per cent more messages are sen... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 18, 2014 under Channel
First the Pirate Bay website itself went down and all its proxies and mirrors with it and now it looks like the torrent site's official Facebook has been deleted too. It's not clear at this time wheth... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 12, 2014 under Channel
35 year old Runa Khan from Luton, has been jailed for five years and three months, after being found guilty of promoting terrorism over Facebook. The mother of six was found to be disseminating inform... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 4, 2014 under Security
Have you ever been frustrated when trying to sign up for something on a site, finding the CAPTHA impossible to read and repeatedly telling you that you're wrong and are probably a robot? Of course you... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 1, 2014 under Channel
In a move that seems to counter that of their peers, who have continued the push for tighter surveillance laws so much that there's a pending Human Righ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 28, 2014 under Channel
It seems now that almost every news show, every radio show and indeed, every news site - ourselves included - solicits opinion from their readers, viewers and listeners via social networks like Facebo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 25, 2014 under General Tech
Apple's potential commercial interest in Virtual Reality seems to be growing as a recent job listing hints at the company's future plans for the technology. Apple is currently seeking out engineers to... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 24, 2014 under Channel
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 19, 2014 under Security
WhatsApp has revealed that going forward, it will be encrypting every chat message sent via the service by default, signalling another step in the right direction for privacy online. The rollout was a... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on November 4, 2014 under Monitors, Peripheral
The long-awaited virtual reality headset from Oculus VR, a subsidiary of Facebook, is still expected to arrive in 2015, according to chief executive officer of Oculus VR. Brendan Iribe re-iterated pla... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 29, 2014 under General Tech
Facebook went ahead and acquired Oculus earlier this year, giving the company the funding it needed to continue perfecting its virtual reality headset. However, Zuckerberg isn't looking to rush this n... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 29, 2014 under Channel
Facebook now officially has over 20 per cent of the world's population as regular members, as its active logins this month topped 1.35 billion people. Daily visitors weren't far behind, with around 86... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 21, 2014 under Channel
In a move that is unlikely to annoy anyone, Facebook has announced its intention to take on some of the world's biggest law firms in court, after they represented Paul Ceglia, a man who for several y... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 17, 2014 under Security
Facebook has come to the realization that securing a server just isn't enough to keep passwords out of the hands of cyber criminals anymore, which is why the company is approaching security a little d... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 15, 2014 under Apple
Apple might not have the best reputation when it comes to the facilities that build its tech-gadgets, but that doesn't mean it won't look after thos... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 10, 2014 under General Tech
Earlier this year, in a slightly surprising move, Facebook acquired popular messaging app, Whatsapp, for £13.6 billion ($22 billion). You'd think that a company paying out that much would at least ha... more.
10 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 8, 2014 under Channel
For the first time in a long time, it looks like Facebook, the king of social media, is a little worried about the competition. Ello, the social network that is advertiser free and lets users register... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 6, 2014 under General Tech
Facebook is apparently in a constant legal battle against spammers abusing its network and so far, the company has managed to obtain around $2 billion by suing companies selling 'fake likes' to page o... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 23, 2014 under Monitors, Peripheral, Software & Gaming
Oculus VR has been on the hiring spree for some time now. The company has hired a number of top video game developers, but it has never announced plans to design first-party virtual reality video gam... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 5, 2014 under General Tech
Oculus has revealed a few details surrounding the upcoming consumer version of its virtual reality headset. For a start, the specifications for the consumer version of the Oculus Rift have already bee... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 26, 2014 under Channel
You've seen those headlines in your news feeds and dotted around the less reputable news sites out there: "the top X most Y things you've won't believe," or "one quick secret that helped me lose/make ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 25, 2014 under Science
It's been nearly 50 years since the iconic moon landings were watched by over 125 million people around the world and though the footage is hazy, it's still a pretty amazing site to behold, considerin... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 19, 2014 under Channel
Some of the most worrying stories when it comes to social networking over the past few years, have been when the police has seen it necessary to target individuals that have said certain things online... more.
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