Archive for the ‘Facebook’ Category

12 Nov
2010

Facebook to Hold Mobile Event Next Week

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According to an invite sent to Mashable, Facebook will be holding “a mobile event at Facebook HQ” next Wednesday at Facebook’s offices in Palo Alto, California. The event will almost certainly contain major announcements regarding Facebook and mobile. Immediate speculation should surround the rumored Facebook Phone, which the company told us last month it is… Read More »

10 Nov
2010

FarmVille Lands On The iPad

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FarmVille Lands On The iPad

The Zynga’s FarmVille is now a go for iPad. Like the iPhone version, it’s free-to-play and relies on microtransactions. Now you have one other way to farm animals other than iPhones and Facebook. FarmVille for iPad has been named as FarmVille HD. It is free to download from the App Store. Steven Chiang the president… Read More »

13 Nov
2010

Congress Questions Facebook Over Privacy

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Two Congressmen Edward Markey and Joe Barton sent Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg a letter expressing concerns that third party applications gathered and transmitted personally identifiable information about Facebook users and those user’s friends. The two Congressmen have asked Facebook to answer questions regarding a privacy breach unearthed by a report in The Wall Street… Read More »

2 Nov
2010

Facebook And Skype 5.0 Get Seriously Integrated

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Skype 5.0 for Windows has just been released with a number of improvements and feature additions most significant of which is the inclusion of a Facebook tab(confirming rumors that had been floating around). It allows users to SMS, chat or call their Facebook friends via Skype right from the News Feed. Skype on Facebook is… Read More »

10 Nov
2010

Nike Improvises Its iPhone App For Runners With Facebook Motivation

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Nearly four weeks ago, we reported about the sports brand Nike’s release of its iPhone app for runners. With GPS included, it was aimed at helping runners to stay fit and motivated. Today news has come about a new version 2.0 which offers Facebook support, allowing runner’s friends to encourage them on their way as… Read More »

7 Nov
2010

New Facebook Groups, Application Dashboard & Ability to Download Profile Info Announced

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Facebook today in a special event at their HQ announced three significant new features aimed at improving user experience. The big newly announced features include Facebook Groups, Application Dashboard & the ability to download all your Facebook Information. Let’s get going with the details of each one mentioned above: Facebook Groups: Facebook Groups are a… Read More »