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Facebook challenges YouTube with video ads

On Thursday, the social media giant Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has confirmed that it is taking part in video ads as well as in sharing revenue with content creators. This move from Facebook would definitely compete with search engine giant Google owned YouTube. Based on the various snippets people tune into their News Feed, “Suggested Videos” will be loaded in the ...

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Facebook, Twitter, Google, YouTube and Apple had a rainbow makeover

As the same-sex marriage became the law of all 50 states in the United States, its not only the LGBT community who celebrated the new ruling, even the technology giants such as Facebook, Google (including YouTube), Apple, Twitter, Uber and Salesforce celebrated marriage equality and pride with videos, easter eggs and photo filters. In a 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme ...

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Rainbow Everywhere: Tech Giants Celebrate Marriage Equality

As the same-sex marriage became the law of all 50 states in the United States, its not only the LGBT community who celebrated the new ruling, even the technology giants such as Facebook, Google, Apple, Twitter, Uber and Salesforce celebrated marriage equality and pride with videos, easter eggs and photo filters. In a 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court struck ...

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Facebook’s own photo app ‘Moments’ blocked in Europe

Facebook inc’s (NASDAQ:FB) photo-sharing app, Moments cannot be accessed any further by its users across the territory of Europe, since the government has ordered Facebook to stop its service with immediate effect after weighing around the harm it can cause via its facial recognition technology, leading to lack of the confidentiality of its users. Facebook users in Europe will no longer be ...

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Twitter wants to boost revenue through e-commerce, tests ‘Products’ and ‘Places’

Twitter, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWTR) is aggressively increasing its features to get more users into its social media platform and recent updates rolled out have proved them also. In addition to that, Now Twitter has started to introduce a page for the products with integration of e-commerce. This allows its users to buy the products directly from the Twitter itself. Twitter has ...

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EU government says no to Facebook’s photo app ‘Moments’ due to facial recognition

Facebook inc’s (NASDAQ:FB) photo-sharing app, Moments cannot be accessed any further by its users across the territory of Europe, since the government has ordered Facebook to stop its service with immediate effect after weighing around the harm it can cause via its facial recognition technology, leading to lack of the confidentiality of its users. Facebook users in Europe will no longer be ...

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Facebook wants to improve your News Feed by tracking the time spent

Facebook will track the time spent on news feed content, in an effort to improve the content for users. The social-networking site does not display posts of friends or pages when a user logs in through web or mobile app. This is not the first time the social-networking site has tried to bring relevant posts to users. The decision comes after ...

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Facebook News Feed algorithm to track time spent on posts

Facebook will track the time spent on news feed content, in an effort to improve the content for users. The social-networking site does not display posts of friends or pages when a user logs in through web or mobile app. This is not the first time the social-networking site has tried to bring relevant posts to users. The decision comes after ...

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Twitter abolishes 140 character limit, only for direct messages

Twitter, the micro-blogging site is all set to take direct conversation among its users to a completely new level. The micro-blogging site made an official announcement on its developer’s blog that they are allowing their users to express themselves with much more freedom via direct messages. For all those, who use twitter, the term world limit is nothing new as ...

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