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Facebook quietly ends email address system

Facebook has quietly shuttered its three-year-old email service that gave users “@facebook.com” email addresses. From now on, emails sent to an “@facebook.com” address will be forwarded to the personal email address from which the member signed up for the site. “We’re making this change because most people haven’t been using their Facebook email address,” said… Read More »

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WhatsApp messaging app, back up after outage

WhatsApp, the rapidly expanding mobile messaging app, suffered an outage for more than three hours on Saturday, frustrating users just days after its acquisition by Facebook for $19 billion. “WhatsApp service has been restored. We are so sorry for the downtime…,” WhatsApp tweeted to its more than 1 million Twitter followers on Saturday around 5:48… Read More »

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Facebook to Buy Messaging App WhatsApp for $19 Billion

  In what is being termed as the biggest internet acquisition in more than a decade, Facebook Inc. (FB), the world’s largest social network, has agreed to buy the fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for as much as $19 billion in cash and stock. The deal includes $12 billion in stock, $4 billion in cash and… Read More »

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Facebook Sets Expiration Date for Controversial Ad Feature

Come early spring and Facebook will shut down a controversial ad feature that got the company in legal trouble over privacy. In a message posted in the company’s forum for developers, the social network said that it would sunset the ad program, known as Sponsored Stories, on April 9. For users who don’t want their… Read More »

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Facebook develops ‘sympathise’ button

Facebook has devised a “sympathise” button as an alternative to the “like” button for use in certain situations. If a user selected a negative emotion from Facebook’s list of feelings in a status update then the “like” button would change to “sympathise”. A Facebook engineer said at a company event that the button had been… Read More »

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Mass hack affects almost 2 million Internet accounts including Facebook, Twitter, Google and LinkedIn

The passwords of nearly two million Facebook, Twitter, Gmail and LinkedIn users have been stolen in a massive hack that has occurred over the past month. Researchers at a cybersecurity company called Trustwave have found that a virus is capturing login details for some of the internet’s biggest websites including Facebook and Gmail, reports CNN… Read More »

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App Spotlight: GrowSocial

We had a chance to talk to Mathias Opdal Weseth, founder of PushApp about their new app . Take a look at the Q&A session. Please tell us a bit about PushApp. PushApp is a small Italian app factory, a collective of designers, developers, SEO specialists, creatives and communication experts. The company is specialized in… Read More »

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BlackBerry met Facebook about making bid

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that BlackBerry Ltd. executives went to California last week to gauge Facebook Inc.’s interest in making a bid for the struggling smartphone company. The newspaper said BlackBerry (TSX:BB) and Facebook (Nasdaq:FB) declined to comment on the report, which the Journal says was based on unidentified sources familiar with the… Read More »

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Instagram Celebrates Three Years

Three years ago on October 6th when Instagram was launched with the vision “to make mobile photographs “fast, simple and beautiful”, there was little indication that the app would be worth $ 1 billion dollars in such a short time, or that the app would embrace some of the world’s most powerful people. But it… Read More »

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Facebook Building Its Own Apartment

Facebook is investing in a cushy 394-unit apartment complex that’s a 45-minute walk to its new Frank Gehry-designed Menlo Park campus. The $120 million, 630,00 square-foot complex will house 394 units including studio apartments and three-bedroom apartments, with a handful of units set aside for non-Facebook employees and low-income residents. The project will be designed… Read More »

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