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Facebook announced that it's going to stop accepting connections that use the SHA-1 hashing function by October 1, 2015. Developers will have to adopt the SHA-2 hashing function by then or their apps will stop connecting to Facebook...
One pregnant woman is awaiting the birth of her unborn child. But, unfortunately, her anticipation is for all of the wrong reasons. Apparently, she wants to use her baby as a bargaining tool for materialistic gain. According to Mirror...Show More Summary
Gotta prepare, and it’s especially important today because fallout 4 has just been announced! Watch the trailer here! [Source: ActionTrip Comics | Like ActionTrip on Facebook] The post Fallout Preparation [Comic] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
CP+B found a clever way to work with Facebook’s autoplay video ads playing on mute, releasing a pair of ads for Hotels.com which make use of the lack of sound. In one of the ads, the brand’s spokesman Captain Obvious bangs away at a piano. Show More Summary
Tim Cook emphasized Apple’s long-standing commitment to privacy in remarks given during EPIC’s Champions of Freedom event, TechCrunch reports. The Apple CEO took other companies — presumably Google and Facebook — to task for heavily relying on collecting user data for the success of their lucrative advertising model. Show More Summary
The Valley of Whales (Photo: Egypt's Ministry of Environment Official Facebook page) In Egypt's Valley of Whales—Wadi al-Hitan—the fossils of giant, ancient whales have sat for millions of years; they were first discovered by scientists in 1902. Show More Summary
After its publication on May 19, Tablet writer Yair Rosenberg’s story on the Jewish themes in Yale president Peter Salovey’s address to graduating undergrads sat on Tablet’s most popular list for nearly a week. The post has been tweeted almost 200 times, but it’s really been a hit on Facebook where it’s received more than...
Google has finally found a use for the disgusting amount of food porn shared on Instagram, Facebook, and other social networks after every single meal: visual analysis that’s supposed to figure out how many calories were in a dish. The project has been given the distinctly unappetizing “Im2Calories” moniker. Show More Summary
Barcelona take on Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday, and their fans are ready. The club's Facebook page revealed the mosaic that their supporters will hold up as the players enter the stadium. It includes Barcelona's famous motto, "Mes Que Un Club" (More Than A Club). [Facebook: FC Barcelona] Read more World Football news on BleacherReport.com
"We are the company that doesn't want your data," said the Apple CEO, in a "blistering" speech interpreted as an attack on Google and Facebook. Read the rest
Facebook's video business is hot stuff right now. Users are watching 4 billion videos a day — shooting up from just 1 billion in September 2014. And the key feature driving that growth was inspired by teen fantasy series "Harry Potter," Facebook chief product officer Chris Cox has revealed. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Foals, Kid Runner, Little Red Song: Fairchild - Nom De Guerre What's so good? I’ve been a fan of Australia’s Fairchild for a few years now, and was delighted to see a new single pop up in my Facebook feed. Thank you, sponsored posts! I’ll cut right to the chase: this song is completely fantastic. Show More Summary
It's official. Google blew it. Fortune has a story out about Facebook's huge investment in video. In it, writer Erin Griffith reports that, "In April, Facebook hit 4 billion views per day, matching the latest estimates available forShow More Summary
Instagram is about to become one of the most effective advertising platforms out there. Facebook and Instagram have announced a forthcoming open advertising platform for the picture-based social network.
This flew by in my Facebook feed last week and I about fell out laughing. Beware the dog house! In keeping with the funny, you HAVE to watch this episode of Redneck Avengers, put on by the Bad Lip Reading people. Beverage warning. If this were a show, I would totally watch it. Show More Summary
In comments that are being called his strongest attack yet on Facebook and Google, Apple CEO Tim Cook told an audience in Washington, D.C., that Internet users should not have to “make tradeoffs between privacy and security,” BBC News reports....
Facebook’s data center in Altoona, Iowa, continued its rapid growth pace, as the social network announced that work will begin on a third building this summer. Plans for the second building on the site were revealed last April, and the...Show More Summary
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AgoraPulse is no newcomer to the social media dashboard scene, but they have been traditionally known as a Facebook application platform. Most people don’t know that AgoraPulse is a full-fledged social media dashboard which now includes support for Twitter and Instagram in addition to Facebook. Show More Summary