Posts Tagged ‘facebook’
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 19, 2013 under Security
It's Christmas time, so in the holiday spirit a lot of websites, including ours, are doing plenty of giveaways and contests, but that doesn't mean you should trust every Facebook page out there. In ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 11, 2013 under Channel
As the second weekend of be quiet! and Kitguru's Facebook competition has rolled around, it means everyone has another chance to win one of three great prizes. All you have to do to enter is answer a... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 21, 2013 under Channel
Looks like Facebook is going through some teething problems right now. While people are reporting the ability to view the site without difficulty and load times appear unaffected, nobody seems able to... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 4, 2013 under Apps
If you've been on the Internet for long, you've probably picked up on the proliferation of online advertising. It's how websites and content creators earn money, making it an integral part of the ecos... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Liam Stanway on September 24, 2013 under Channel
It would seem that the Chinese government is finally ready to open up access to social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter after years of restricting and blocking access to sites across the co... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on September 13, 2013 under Channel
Another nail has been put in the coffin of our future galaxy spanning civilisation using those space age sounding "credits," to pay for everything. Facebook has completed its transition from using the... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on September 12, 2013 under Channel
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, has spoken out against the way the NSA handled the public reveal of its PRISM surveillance program, saying that it made it very hard for technology companies like his... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 28, 2013 under Channel
In an effort to increase its transparency as an organisation that reports to governments worldwide about its users, Facebook has published a report that tells us exactly who it's been talking to in th... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 27, 2013 under Gaming
Evil Genius is the type of game that they don't make much anymore. It belonged to that generation of God-like sim builders, like Dungeon Keeper and Theme Hospital. Despite the time lapse though, for y... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on July 19, 2013 under Channel
One of the biggest problems with the US government's PRISM information gathering program, is that it forbids many of the companies involved from being open about what information has been shared - mak... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Harrison on July 1, 2013 under General Tech
Following a heads-up on the heads-off for Google Reader, the search giant has now consigned Reader to the dust pile of history. Was it worth having? Will anyone miss it? Where will people go next? K... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on June 26, 2013 under Channel
Some of the tech firms embroiled in the PRISM scandal have been targeted by European data protection activists, in new complaints that suggest the likes of Facebook, Apple, Skype, Yahoo and Microsoft ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on June 13, 2013 under Channel
This was bound to happen at some point or another. People have been hashtagging on Facebook for a long time, simply because of the popularity of the practice on Twitter. Now the Zuckerberg owned socia... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 30, 2013 under Channel
After communication from Women, Action and the Media, a women's advocacy group, suggested that Facebook did very little to prevent gender and sexual discrimination on Facebook, despite having clear po... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 28, 2013 under Channel
The age old question of whether platform providers should be held responsible for how their services are used, has risen its ugly head once again, this time in the wake of a teen suicide in Italy, whe... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 17, 2013 under Channel
Rupert Murdoch has compared Facebook to Myspace, suggesting the fall from grace for the social network could be already beginning, poking fun at the falling time spent by the average user through his ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on May 13, 2013 under Mobile
Looking at people while you talk to them is a dubious pleasure. A quick straw poll around the various KitGuru offices reveals that many of us have had video call capability built into our phones for a... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 7, 2013 under Channel
If you guys weren't annoyed enough at the incessant inclusion of video based adverts on sites like Youtube, then get ready, because your favourite social network is about to get them too. That's right... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 2, 2013 under Channel, Mobile
Facebook has announced a significant boost in earnings over the past quarter, after it saw a big jump in revenue from mobile advertising and perhaps more impressively, an increase in user numbers, see... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 25, 2013 under Channel
The first financial reports for Zynga's 2013 financial year are in and while income is on the rise, the number of people actually playing the games made by the Facebook publisher have continued to fal... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 15, 2013 under Gaming
EA and Maxis have spoken up about the impending closure of three games featured on social network Facebook: Sims Social, Simcity Social and Pet Society. All of these games will no longer be available ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 8, 2013 under Channel
Facebook has begun a trial of a new system that will see you charged a fee when you message a celebrity, with prices ranging from a few pence all the way up to over £10 for some of the more high prof... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 29, 2013 under Channel
While I'm sure a lot of you are playing your way through Bioshock Infinite right now and aren't reading this little article at all, Andrew Ryan is doing his darnedest to draw you away from the Bioshoc... more.
0 CommentsPosted by faith on February 14, 2013 under General Tech
Genius reporter David Lee, over at the BBC, has uncovered a dating mystery. As KitGuru goes into 'Roses are Red, Violets are Blue - We can Rhyme and so can You' melt down, we also try and bring you so... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Harrison on February 13, 2013 under Competitions, Event
While TCO was a buzz word back in the 90s for complete business infrastructures, it looks like Asus is planning to bring the idea front and centre for the 21st century - any it's not stopping at the '... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 1, 2013 under Channel
While no one can question that social networking has become a huge business, with a lot of money behind it, one of the toughest challenge for the sites' owners is monetising them. Facebook is now tryi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 31, 2013 under Channel
Facebook revenue and profits have been higher than predicted by analysts, after what is being described as an explosion in mobile traffic and therefore mobile advertising. Impressively, the social net... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 28, 2013 under Channel
While Facebook is still far and beyond the world's most used social website, Google's own + service has now taken the second place medal, beating out both Youtube and Twitter by a few per cent of the ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jules on January 18, 2013 under Channel, Interviews
It's hard to know why a young chap who grew up near the German border with Holland would end up speaking Mandarin Chinese and running European sales for a major motherboard manufacturer, but that's ex... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 16, 2013 under Channel
Facebook has announced the implementation of a new search feature that will help you find people if you don't know their names, or want to look them up via certain criteria. Putting in a query like "P... more.
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