Facebook Enhances Home Due to Complains and Low Rating

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The popular social networking site, Facebook, introduced their Home app a month ago. Though it was downloaded by many since it launched, it did not live up in its hype.

The Facebook Home was rated with only two stars in the Google Play store and the Home-preloaded smartphone HTC First exclusively available through AT&T was slashed off to 99 cents from $99. This is something to worry about for a multi-million dollar company.

In a meeting in their Menlo Park, California-headquarters, Facebook showed some enhancements of the Home to the journalists. These enhancements were . . . → Read More: Facebook Enhances Home Due to Complains and Low Rating

Facebook Earned $2.8 Million in a Lawsuit Against Typosquatters

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Facebook recently faced a trial against typosquatters and earned victory. For those not familiar with the word “typosquatters”, they are people who are using names close to a popular name that possibly cause a confusion. In the lawsuit with Facebook, they are people who are registering domain names that are very close to a very popular site causing confusion to users and make money from it.

The Northern California District court ruled giving the win to the popular social networking site. Through this decision, Facebook earned a significant amount costing up to $2.8 million and takes . . . → Read More: Facebook Earned $2.8 Million in a Lawsuit Against Typosquatters

Facebook Executives Salary, How Much do they Make?

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Facebook is one of the most profitable company ever. The CEO of the company, Mark Zuckerberg, made his millions because of his social networking site. So, there is no wonder why and no surprise why executives at Facebook also earn big.

According reports, Sheryl Sandberg, the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook is the highest-paid personel that receive a good $ 26.2 million last year. According to the statement submitted to the SEC on Friady, the COO receives a salary of $321,128 and a whopping bonus of $276,730. She also earned $25.6 million from stocks. It is . . . → Read More: Facebook Executives Salary, How Much do they Make?

Facebook Free Call Extends to Android

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The most popular social network is now expanding and enhancing their site adding more interesting features for the users.

Facebook introduced free voice call for the iPhone users that lets them call their pals on the social network, and now they are extending it to Android users. This feature uses the messenger app and can call through internet connections, WiFi, 3G and 4G.

Three months after rolling out the feature on iPhones, the social networking site introduced the feature to Android smartphone users in the US. It is anticipated that by Friday, users will . . . → Read More: Facebook Free Call Extends to Android

Facebook presents new design for News Feed

Facebook presents new design for News Feed

A new design for Facebook.

On Thursday, Facebook has announced that they have redesigned extensively the News Feed of the social networking site. This is the front page users see accessing the site.

According to Facebook’s Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg, the redesigned News Feed is being described as more visual and lets the users select the topics that are of more importance to them. Additionally, the links to articles and images are a lot bigger compared to the current visuals, which makes it much easier to view especially on mobile screens.

CEO Zuckerberg stated that this design is reflecting . . . → Read More: Facebook presents new design for News Feed

Twitter hacked, 250K accounts compromised

Twitter hacked, 250K accounts compromised

On Friday, Twitter has confirmed that it had been the newest victim of a cyber attack.

For the past few months, there were a number of high profile cyber attacks made against a number of media companies. People from Twitter stated that the hackers may have acquired access to information on about 25,000 of the 200 million active users of the social networking site.

In a blog post, Twitter wrote that early on this week, it has detected shots to get information to the media’s user data. It has shut off an attack event after it was identified. However, it . . . → Read More: Twitter hacked, 250K accounts compromised

Dropbox and Facebook works together for file sharing

Dropbox and Facebook works together for file sharing

On Wednesday, Dropbox has announced that its users will now have the capacity to share files stored on the said service even within groups in Facebook.

According to a blog posted by Dropbox, notes and other stuff can now be shared within your study group, post a video to your family’s group, or add the latest schedule for a game to your basketball or soccer group at lightning speed from wherever place you are located.

The integtration of Dropbox and Facebook will let the users of the social networking site to comment on the post and push the ‘like’ button . . . → Read More: Dropbox and Facebook works together for file sharing