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Foursquare reveals a new logo, gives up on Check-ins

The Check-ins is an old story on Foursquare now. Foursquare has changed its logo and removes the Check-in feature from its app. The company is putting an end to their era. From Thursday on, the Check-ins would be removed from the main app of Foursquare and it would migrate to Swarm. The company had already announced a several months ago ...

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ACSI survey on social media: Pinterest tops, Facebook is at bottom

As the most popular social networking site, discussions about Facebook come up whenever a survey is conducted about social media. Social networking sites like Facebook and others as similar to it have changed the way we communicate. So, we have the right to express our opinions about them. Some data, from the American Customer Satisfaction Index, reveal that Facebook is ...

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Facebook introduces ‘Save’ to view it anywhere later

After a period of rumors and speculation, Facebook introduced “Save” feature to improve the usability of the its users all over the world. To save more time, Facebook has provided a greater opportunity for its users by means of saving their news feed in their device. For instance, if you were going to Facebook for checking some messages in a hurry, you can ...

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Facebook’s buy button scrutinized

According to the reports, Facebook is testing a new feature – buy, which will allow the user to buy items directly without leaving the social surrounding.  According to the statistics, one can easily come to a direct conclusion stating that fact that approximately half the world’s population lives a second life on Facebook. The fact that Facebook is the most ...

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Facebook Launches ‘Mentions’ iOS App, only for Celebrities

A new app known as “Mentions” has recently been launched by the social networking site Facebook. It would enable the celebrities to manage their public pages over the social media. Facebook Mentions has been in the news for a long time but nothing had been materialized before. Finally, the app has surfaced and the public figures can interact with their ...

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Facebook partners Neilson to track mobile TV viewing

By the fall this year, Facebook will forward the aggregated data on gender and age of people who view TV shows on their devices to Nielsen. Nielsen, a renowned TV rating company is looking to collaborate with Facebook in order to track what viewers see on their respective devices. Nielsen had been focusing on the TV viewership tracking but, in ...

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Google+ apologized and reversed its ‘real name’ policy

Yes, you are reading it right in the title; Google has stalled its policy of asking people to submit their real names for its social networking website Google+. Google+ debuted four years ago and it consisted of too many restrictions at the time of its launch. One of its requirements was that the users enter their original name instead of ...

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LinkedIn officially announces acquisition of Newsle

World’s largest business-oriented social network LinkedIn has announced about the acquisition of the startup Newsle. Newsle is an application developed to provide latest news updates related to the users contacts on popular social networks including Facebook and LinkedIn. LinkedIn is one of the many social networking sites that exist along the internet today. But compared to most of them, LinkedIn ...

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