Presidential candidates are continuing to take their messages to the Internet, where social media networks offer a digital soap box. Here's how the candidates stack up ahead of the New Hampshire primary.
The Facebook Beta app for Windows Phone has received an update. However, it comes with no published change log, which likely means it has a few bug fixes and improvements for the social networking app....
Instagram is expanding its ad offer with a brand new 60-second format -- a move that could enable brands to share longer creative in the vein of a traditional TV commercial. The social network, which boasts 400 million monthly users, unveiled the capability ahead of last night’s Super Bowl. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (by Julia Fioretti, Reuters) – The French data protection authority on Monday gave Facebook three months to stop tracking non-users’ web activity without their consent and ordered the social network to stop transferring personal data to the United States. The French order is the first significant action to be taken against a company transferring […]
If you manage social media for a business or organization, then you know that it can sometimes be tricky to keep all of your accounts in order. Some social networks are better than others when it comes to managing multiple accounts. In the past, Instagram hasn’t done much to aid this issue, but [...]
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The French data protection authority on Monday gave Facebook three months to stop tracking non-users' web activity without their consent and ordered the social network to stop transferring data to the United States using an illegal data transfer pact. Show More Summary
Don't hate the Facebook network — hate the Facebook app's background bloat. Facebook is an amazing social network for keeping in touch with friends and family around the world. Facebook is also a brutal app that consistently impacts battery life on my iPhone. Show More Summary
The social network's new sports feature lagged behind as football fans piled on the posts.
Facebook might be blocked in China, but Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg hasn’t given up on trying to warm relations between the world’s most populous country and the world’s biggest social network.Zuckerberg, 31, posted a video to Facebook on Sunday in which, speaking in Mandarin, he wished everyone...
From the February 8 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show: RUSH LIMBAUGH: Did you happen to catch Beyoncé's contribution to the [Super Bowl] halftime show? I want to give Beyoncé the benefit of the doubt. After all, she is a woman, and as such she's probably not that big a sports fan. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — India's government has effectively blocked a Facebook program that sought to connect with low-income residents by offering free access to a limited version of the social network and other Internet services.
In the days before Wi-Fi or Snapchat, social networking was done in person, at the mall, with an Orange Julius or a Hot Dog On A Stick in hand.
While Facebook had a rough night with its Sports Stadium feature, brands on the 1.5 billion user-strong social network still scored during the Big Game, with Hyundai leading the way. The automaker aired four Super Bowl ads. "The Chase" came out on top on Facebook, garnering more than 14 million views Sunday night. Show More Summary
The most popular social network in the world is ruining your iPhone’s battery life. Facebook’s iOS app is in the hot seat again this week thanks to a new report that reveals iPhone users can get up to 15% more battery life if they simply delete Facebook’s resource hogging app and just use the Safari […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Indian regulators have come down hard against Facebook this week, effectively banning the social network from offering a controversial service known as Free Basics. You may be hearing a lot about Free Basics in the news right now. What is it, and why is this fight halfway around the world so important to Facebook? Here's all you need […]
Networking can be, at times, awkward and even produce anxiety. The thought of reaching out to people you don’t know to build potential business relationships can seem daunting. How do those “super connector” social butterflies carry themselves with such confidence while others stammer and stutter? […]
This article first appeared on the Wilson Center site. Ramzan Kadyrov, head of the Chechen Republic, a Russian region in the North Caucasus, has been the focus of conversation on Russia’s social networks since the beginning of the year. An...Show More Summary
Successful entrepreneurs understand the difference between a good business relationship with more people and having more friends. In fact, the focus on social networking platforms, starting with Facebook, has destroyed the meaning of the word friend and even changed it from a noun to a verb. Show More Summary
The theory that every person is connected to every other person on the planet by six degrees of separation has been debunked by new research from Facebook. The social network determined that the figure is in fact almost half that, with...Show More Summary
It's no secret that you can use Facebook Messenger for a whole lot more than just chatting with pals, but there's still a surprise or two in store. Social networkers have discovered that Messenger has a hidden chess game (quietly available for a least a month before now) that you invoke by typing "@fbchess play" when you're in a conversation. Show More Summary