The first true Facebook phone – the HTC First – hasn't been doing too well in the US, so Facebook has decided to delay the phone's launch across Europe until they can improve the custom Facebook Home launcher.
Media giant Rupert Murdoch has warned that Facebook's reign may go the way of MySpace as people spend less time on the social network.
BGR is reporting that AT&T is discontinuing the HTC First. Sales clearly haven't gone well given the significant price drop that occurred quickly after launch. AT&T claims it's just a regular promo, but we have our doubts.
General Motors has launched its own data center after an announcement last year to stop outsourcing their IT work. They’ve taken inspiration from Google and Facebook in their approach.
Google has hinted that it may ban Facebook Home on Android devices eventually in order to ensure a good user experience.
Facebook's social media suite has hit a million downloads, but it took twice as long to get the second 500,000 as the first. The reason may be poor reviews.
Facebook Home for Android officially lands on 1080p devices, a flagship from every major camp.
AT&T has dropped the price of the phone to 1 dollar on contract. The HTC First comes with the Facebook Home launcher installed by default, but hides a nice vanilla android experience just behind it.
Electronic Arts (EA) has announced that it is ending some of its Facebook games, including The Sims Social, SimCity Social, and Pet Society.
Researchers have found that social media addicts suffer from withdrawal systems if they are forced to go “cold turkey” with no Facebook or Twitter for just a single month.
Neeraj Arora, WhatsApp’s business development head, has denied rumors that the service is in sales talks with Google. Earlier rumors posited that WhatsApp had been discussing a buyout with Google for a month, and that the search giant was offering $1 billion for the service.
Facebook has begun testing a new system of charging fees for sending private messages to people who are not among a user's friends, adding a new revenue source while potentially opening the doors to contacting celebrities on the social network.
Facebook will unveil a new homescreen for Android on Thursday, making the social network a central element of a user's device, while HTC is also set to launch a Facebook phone to support the new software launch.
After Mark Zuckerberg's initial public offering of Facebook last year, he made a cool $13 billion dollars. Now, he's looking at a possible tax bill for an immense $1 billion
Researchers at the Psychometric Centre of Cambridge University have come up with a method to predict someone's personality based on what they “like” on Facebook.
How can you convince a complete stranger to accept your friend request? You use this newly developed algorithm to create a ‘pathway’ of friends leading ultimately to the desired ‘target’. Sounds like an infiltration strategy, but it’s only a clever algorithm.
Google, Facebook, Amazon and other top technology companies have teamed up with scientists from Cancer Research UK to develop a game aimed at accelerating the search for a cure for cancer.
We always knew that social media would be a prime ground for law enforcement to watch what we do, and now the New York Police Department is claiming that their 'covert' activity has had a beneficial effect on the murder rate of the city.
Facebook is building a huge cold storage data centre in Prineville, Oregon to house old and unpopular photos and messages, an effort to cut energy costs as more people flood the social network with content.
Facebook has admitted that it was hacked last month in what it called a “sophisticated attack,” but it claimed no user information was stolen.