Posted by A Ocean on August 14, 2013 ·
Facebook Platform access was unavailable to Facebook app developers yesterday resulting in some popular app including chute going offline. Facebook was prompt is addressing the outage issue which was attributed to monitoring to remove malicious app.
“The Facebook Platform and our users are constantly under attack from malicious apps and we have many automated systems to protect the platform and [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 24, 2013 ·
Facebook’s announced it’s Q2 2013 earnings today, the results are much better than expected thanks to a massive increase in mobile advertising, it reported its best fiscal quarter to date with revenues of US $1.813 billion and a net profit of US $ 333 million against expectations of $1.62 billion revenue.
This meant a 30 percent increase over last quarter, Share markets were evidently [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 29, 2013 ·
Twitter allows popular individuals to verify their Twitter profiles to avoid fake profiles through verification check marks, Facebook is following Twitter’s lead and have on Wednesday announced Verified Pages feature, which will also make it easier for users to find the official account of celebrities and prominent people they want to follow.
Profiles will be marked with a small blue icon [...]
Posted by A Ocean on August 9, 2012 ·
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Red hot social network Pinterest has just opened registration to the public after two years of requiring an invite to join. Anyone can now sign up with Twitter, Facebook, or just an email address according to a blog announcement.
“We’re really excited to have the capacity to offer Pinterest to more people and if you’re a Pinner with friends who’ve been [...]
Posted by A Ocean on August 3, 2012 ·
Facebook yesterday launched a new service named Facebook Stories at facebookstories.com, a Web site that, according to Facebook, is dedicated to sharing “some of the most extraordinary, quirky, and thought-provoking stories and ideas from people around the world who make up the social graph.” Facebook might be banking on this new service to boost its public opinion and stock price.
Posted by A Ocean on August 2, 2012 ·
Facebook has a total of 83 million accounts on the website which are bogus. It accounts for 8.7% of the total users, of that 8.7%, 4.8% are duplicate accounts, 2.4% are user-misclassified accounts and 1.5% are “undesirable” accounts or simply put - spam. This was revealed through Facebook’s form 10-Q filing with the US SEC for the quarterly period that ended last June 30, 2012.
The number [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 30, 2012 ·
Facebook has announced on Monday that it will roll out a new tool for thumbing through galleries across the site, presenting photos in a new square format with the option to highlight certain shots to increase their visibility on the page.
“Now when you click Photos at the top of your timeline, you’ll see larger pictures that fill up the page. You can use the menu to find shots you’re tagged [...]
Posted by A Ocean on July 13, 2012 ·
It’s about time Facebook – more than four months since it introduced the Timeline design for desktop, Facebook has started rolling out the Timeline design for pages to its mobile versions this week.
Earlier the mobile version of Facebook Pages would display only the profile picture for the Page, along with the category and amount of likes the page had along with a Like button.
Posted by A Ocean on July 7, 2012 ·
If you have been eagerly pinning for Facebook App Centre which was launched almost a month ago in the US, your prayers are now answered. Facebook has now launched it over in the UK.
Facebook App Centre makes it easier for its members to find games, music services and media content. It had more than 600 apps available from day one – including Instagram, Spotify Pinterest and Draw Something. The [...]
Posted by A Ocean on September 30, 2010 ·
source : sysomos
For all the people who thought that you are getting heard and noticed by your twitter followers have got this wrong. Findings from a research from social-analytics company Sysomos reveals that tweets have fleeting value over the course of a day. After analyzing over 1.2 billion tweets, the Sysomos team found that only 29% of tweets actually produce a reaction – a reply or [...]