Facebook monitors your chat because you might be a criminal

Facebook monitors your chat because you might be a criminal.

Why did Facebook buy Instagram?

As I reported earlier that Facebook has bought Instagram for a billion dollars and I also wrote what you can expect from the acquisition: The future of Facebook + Instagram: 10 Predictions, there is one thing bothering many. It is a question and its “Why”? Why did Facebook buy Instagram? This has been arising since … Continue reading

Facebook buys Instagram for $1 billion

Woah! Out of nowhere, Facebook has acquired Instagram for $1 billion. The compensation is in cash and stocks. Instagram will however remain a standalone app from Facebook but they will be integrated sometime in the future. The transaction should go through this quarter pending some standard closing procedures. Instagram has 27 million registered users on iOS devices … Continue reading

Facebook might be adding a hate button

Facebook introduced a Like button in 2010 and it was a hit. In a few days millions and millions of users started liking stuff and every major website added the Like button, IMDB being one of the very firsts. TechCrunch reports that according to Facebook’s S-1 filing, users generate 2.7 billion likes and comments each … Continue reading

Facebook introduces Interest Lists

As Facebook is growing day by day it is taking the next step into everything. Once thought to be a Social Network where people connect with each other, Facebook is no longer about friends and family. Its more about News, Links and Brands. Yesterday, Facebook introduced a new tool to organize your news feed into … Continue reading

Pinterest Facts, Pinteresting Users in an Infographic that’s Pinterested

Pinterest is rising day by day. Users loving it for the design and content, publishers loving it for the referral traffic and other reasons. With an obvious domination of Women, Pinterest is the hot new thing on the web. Modea has made this Infographic on the basis of data provided by comScore and here’s what … Continue reading

Facebook and Saavn tie-up for music

Saavn, the Indian ‘Spotify‘ has got itself the biggest deal of its time. The music streaming radio site has tied-up with Facebook to bring Bollywood and Indian music to the social network. The work began in Decemeber 2011 and 700,000 Facebook users registered on Saavn. The music service has over a million licensed songs to … Continue reading

Study shows that Facebook makes people happy

From WebProNews Apparently, Facebook makes people happy. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking reported this study.  a peer-reviewed journal, actually dug into the physiological responses to people who visit social networking sites. Measurements of physical and psychological responses such as breathing rate, brain activation, and pupil dilation, designed to assess a person’s psychophysiological state, were collected in a … Continue reading