Articles tagged with: social networking

How To Start Protecting Your Online Privacy

How To Start Protecting Your Online Privacy

At one time, individuals could expect a fair amount of privacy while in their own homes. That is no longer the case. If you go online, as most people do today, your privacy is at an increased risk. Through the ever-increasing use of social networking, cloud computing, instant messaging, and …

Everything About Birthdays on Facebook

Everything About Birthdays on Facebook

No one loves to forget their friends or relatives birthdays. In this Social Networking age there are thousands of websites and apps that will remind you about upcoming birthdays. Even the major social networking site Facebook has got the option to remind you about upcoming birthdays. Apart from the basic …

Account Disabling Bug Now Taken Care Of: Facebook

Account Disabling Bug Now Taken Care Of: Facebook

Twitter was buzzing with activity as Facebook users who had become victims to the ‘account disabling bug’ were making their voice heard through their tweets. There were complaints that their accounts were deactivated by being termed as inauthentic by the website.
Some even stated that this was happening only to accounts …

Jolibook, the Jolicloud Netbook Releasing This Month; To be Powered by Jolicloud 1.1

Jolibook, the Jolicloud Netbook Releasing This Month; To be Powered by Jolicloud 1.1

Jolicloud is a cloud-based computer operating system focused on maximizing the interaction experience of users with their friends. It was built specially for netbook users who are big on social networking. The cloud-computing player has now announced that it will be launching its first netbook called Jolibook, which will be …

RockMelt Web Browser Banks on Social Networking to Take on Popular Browsers

RockMelt Web Browser Banks on Social Networking to Take on Popular Browsers

Social networking is the center point for many new applications. And now we have a web browser with emphasis on social media. Being pitted against stalwarts like Mozilla, Google, Microsoft and Opera, is RockMelt that has positioned its web browser apart from the rest by keeping social networking in the …

Overtaken by Facebook, My Space Days Numbered?

Overtaken by Facebook, My Space Days Numbered?

Social networking platforms are spilling with the ever-increasing user numbers, but it seems that Facebook is taking the larger chunk of the share against all others in the market. This has affected New Corp’s MySpace as well and it may not be long before the company pulls the plug on …

Facebook Mobile Event on November 3: Is the Facebook Phone Coming?

Facebook Mobile Event on November 3: Is the Facebook Phone Coming?

Facebook is holding a ‘mobile event’ at its headquarters in California on November 3. According to the invitation, registration begins at 10:00 am and the event is scheduled to start at 10:30 am. And speculation is rife that this could be the unveiling of the much-anticipated Facebook Phone. It won’t be …

Facebook Enables Download Your Information, Grouping of Friends and Access Log of Apps

Facebook Enables Download Your Information, Grouping of Friends and Access Log of Apps

Facebook has introduced three new features aimed at enabling users greater control over their pages on the social networking site. These include archiving your information into a downloadable format; adding transparency to how your data is being used by apps; and a group feature that allow users to group friends …

Spammers Target Apple Fans on Facebook; Lures Them with ‘Free’ iPhone into Giving Hits to Rogue Sites

Spammers Target Apple Fans on Facebook; Lures Them with ‘Free’ iPhone into Giving Hits to Rogue Sites

The social networking website Facebook is one of the favorite targets of spammers. We recently heard of scammers making millions by duping Facebook users with the lure of 10m free poker chips. This time it is Apple fans on Facebook that are on the spammers’ radar. IT security and control …

RapidShare ‘Revamps’ Website with Anti-waiting Tag, Adds Anti-waiting Lounge with Cult Classic Games

RapidShare ‘Revamps’ Website with Anti-waiting Tag, Adds Anti-waiting Lounge with Cult Classic Games

RapidShare, the Swiss-German file hosting site, one of the world’s largest, has recently revamped its website. Following frequent complaints from users about waiting times and legal issues that demanded filtering of uploaded files or a total shutdown, the company has changed their motto, though not much on the site actually …