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Facebook Allows People to Live On

Facebook Allows People to Live On

There has been a lot of debate on this over recent years, but Facebook has now made it official that people can live on through the social media site. When people died, their pages really just stayed there as a place for current friends to remember them. However, things are changing considerably and it is […]

Facebook Makes Death Defying Move

Facebook Makes Death Defying Move

When it started Facebook was an online place to connect with college friends. It became wildly successful and now all sorts of people are connecting around the world. Facebook is growing up and now dealing with the adult issue of death. The laws covering what happens to a person’s assets, in this case their digital […]

Facebook to Provide Tips About User Locations

Facebook to Provide Tips About User Locations

Facebook has installed a new feature for users that will display on their news feeds and will provide information about the location the user is visiting. This new feature is called “place tips.” The new information will appear at the top of the user’s news feed and will consist of what their friends have written […]

Facebook Admits Causing Recent Outage

Facebook Admits Causing Recent Outage

Facebook admits causing its own recent outage and that of its photo sharing Instagram. There was a technical foul up early this week which caused the downtime of the social networks, Facebook confirms. With cyber hackers recently crawling into huge services and shutting them down, many suspected it was Facebook’s turn this time. The first […]

Facebook and Instagram Are Down

Facebook and Instagram Are Down

Both the Facebook and Instagram social network sites are currently down and unreachable for millions of users world wide. This is the first time Facebook has gone down since it did so twice during the month of September. No statement has been released yet about why the sites are unreachable for so many, but an […]

Facebook Remains Top Social Networking Site

Facebook Remains Top Social Networking Site

Facebook remains the top social networking site among internet-using adults, reports a study released on Friday. The study revealed that while those using the internet may be seeking supplemental social networking sites, the main site for social interaction remains the same. Despite stagnant growth in the amount of new users joining the site, daily usage […]

Facebook ‘Copyright Notice’ a Hoax

Facebook ‘Copyright Notice’ a Hoax

Facebook users around the globe have been fooled by the “copyright notice” hoax. People were encouraged to place a notice on their profile statuses to say that everything they share is theirs, and the social media giant has no permission to use it. It also states that nobody else has permission to use the content […]

Facebook Messenger App a Good Move for Company?

Facebook Messenger App a Good Move for Company?

The decision to make Facebook Messenger its own app may have been a good move for the company after all. Thousands of people have since downloaded it, and it has even overtaken the use of its standalone main app. However, it was not without controversy. Last year, the company announced that it was removing the […]

Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks for Video

Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks for Video

Facebook wants more video ads in people’s newsfeeds, and it is doing that by acquiring QuickFire Networks for its video capabilities. Video is the preference for many because it requires less concentration and is often more entertaining. This is also an element that is shared more often, so it makes sense for the social media […]

Facebook Adds Voice Recognition to Portfolio

Facebook Adds Voice Recognition to Portfolio

Facebook has recently purchased a start-up company involved in Voice recognition. The company called Wit.ai is less than two years old. The start-up provides the ability for developers to combine the use of artificial intelligence and speech recognition in creating what are known as agents with which the user or consumers can interact. It effectively brings […]

Mark Zuckerberg Starts a Book Club for 2015

Mark Zuckerberg Starts a Book Club for 2015

Mark Zuckerberg has decided to start a book club for 2015. Many have reported him as being the Oprah Winfrey for his generation in the move. So far, 30 million people have been invited to take part in his new club. The new year is the time for many people to make resolutions. Most of […]

Facebook Apologizes Over Year in Review Posts

Facebook Apologizes Over Year in Review Posts

Facebook has been forced to apologize over its Year in Review posts lately. Due to the computer algorithm, a number of people have been forced to live painful memories due to the images that have been chosen to appear on the list. One man stated that he was faced with remembering the death of his […]

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