List/Grid Tag Archives: Facebook

Now Use Anyone’s Face as a Facebook Chat Emoticon

Now Use Anyone’s Face as a Facebook Chat Emoticon

If you are a regular Internet user, then you must be aware of a range of anonymous smiley faces known as ‘Emoticons’, representing different emotions. Going a step further in emoticons, Facebook Chat now enables you use the profile picture of any user or your friend, official Page, or event… Read more »

TouristEye Offers to Store Your Gowalla Data

TouristEye Offers to Store Your Gowalla Data

Facebook has acquired the travel and check-in service Gowalla earlier this month. Analysts see this acquisition as a positive step from the social networking giant. It is also considered good for Gowalla, when it came to its rivalry with Foursquare. The acquisition also appears to be a breakthrough in owning… Read more »

Facebook Persuades Users to Play More Games

Facebook Persuades Users to Play More Games

Through a recent blog post, the social networking giant announced that it has launched a host of improvements to its platform placing greater emphasis on gaming with a view to encourage users to play more games via the social platform. The most noticeable change made by the company is to… Read more »

Facebook to Include Sponsored Stories in News Feeds

Facebook to Include Sponsored Stories in News Feeds

According to social networking giant, it is aiming to drift its Sponsored Stories ad platform into users’ newsfeeds early in 2012. Facebook introduced Sponsored Stories last January. These are actually a new ad format incorporating your Facebook friends’ activities into small ads and appear on the right side of the… Read more »

Facebook Announces Private Messages between Business Pages and Fans

Facebook Announces Private Messages between Business Pages and Fans

The social network giant has recently introduced a new feature that enables business pages to communicate with their fans through private messages. The new feature is currently available to Asia-based admins, but will soon be made available to other parts. The new communication feature essentially provides a better way to… Read more »

Facebook Refreshes its iPhone App, Now Features Timeline

Facebook Refreshes its iPhone App, Now Features Timeline

Facebook has launched its Timeline feature to its 800+ million users last week, which is still on seven days trial period before being live. However, Facebook didn’t just keep itself to web version of Timeline, it also refreshes its mobile app to include Timeline feature in it. The latest update… Read more »

Facebook Refreshes its Android App

Facebook Refreshes its Android App

Facebook has recently refreshes its Android app. The updated app comes with an entirely new menu, enhanced photo capabilities and repositioned buttons. The Product Manager at Facebook Keith Peiris stated in a blog post that the latest version is much faster and simpler. According to post, the refreshed version makes… Read more »

Facebook to Introduce Subscribe Button for Websites

Facebook to Introduce Subscribe Button for Websites

The VP and Marketing Director EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) at Facebook, Joanna Shields, said at an event of LeWeb 2011 in Paris on Wednesday that the world’s largest social network is set to roll out a new ‘Subscribe’ button that will enable users to subscribe to user updates… Read more »

Facebook’s Timeline Begins to Roll Out

Facebook’s Timeline Begins to Roll Out

Facebook has recently announced through a blog post that its Timeline feature is already out to the users of New Zealand, however, it is still a trial version before the company will begin to roll out to its users across the globe. The purpose of announcing a trial version is… Read more »

Facebook All Set to Launch FaceTime-Like Video Calling to Messenger App on iPhone

Facebook All Set to Launch FaceTime-Like Video Calling to Messenger App on iPhone

If you can recall, the social networking giant launched Skype-powered video calls to their desktop website few months back. The addition of Skype-powered video calls to its official website received a lot of appreciation from users. Based on its popularity and positive feedback, it is said that the feature will… Read more »

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