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Facebook’s Oculus Acquisition Gets Minecraft-Oculus Deal Cancelled

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Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus Rift has left many surprised, not a big deal. But has left many disappointed as well. And one of those names is Minecraft creator Markus Persson. He has cancelled plans to carry out Oculus Rift support due to the Facebook’s acquisition of the VR headset manufacturer. “We were in talks about bringing a version of Minecraft …


A Response By Facebook Data Scientist To Princeton Researchers

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This week, some of the researchers at Princeton University proclaimed the impending doom of Facebook. They have made a conclusion by saying that 80% facebook peak users will vanish upto 2015-2017. Facebook Data Scientist Mike Develin, however gave Princeton an answer with same fashion saying that “our research unequivocally demonstrated that Princeton may be in danger of disappearing entirely.” Company …


Kuhcoon Ads To Manage Facebook Ad Campaigns On iOS Devices

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Kuhcoon Ads came up with application to manage and monitor ad campaigns, however facebook page admins with iOS devices can use the social network’s Pages Manager App to do some of the work. Kuhcoon Ads is available in iTunes App Store, which will allow users to monitor different campaigns in the real time, Search, sort, and filter in order to …


Another Lawsuit Against Facebook, This Time It’s About False Likes

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Lawsuit number two this year against Facebook, this time there is a claim that the social network is using friends’ likes, the thumbs-up acknowledgement for posts, comments, and pages. This lawsuit was filed by Anthony Ditirro of Colorado, through U.S. District Court of Northern California. According to him, his friend told that he’d appeared in an ad for USA Today …


Hackathon Will Be Hosted By Facebook And Microsoft

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Hackathon, an event at the social network’s headquarters in Menlo Park, California, will now be host by Microsoft and Facebook as a team. It will aim to integrate the login with Facebook and other tools into the apps of Windows based Phone. Hackathon will run from 6 p.m. PT Jan. 17 to noon Jan. 18, and participants will benefit from …


Claim Against Facebook, Says They Scan The Facebook Private Messages

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On December 30, a lawsuit was filed against Facebook alleging that the company scans the messages containing links and targets with the tailored advertisements. The lawsuit was filed with the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of California on behalf of two named plaintiffs, Matthew Campbell and Michael Hurley, claiming that Facebook mines private data contained in messages for …


Engineers At NSA Vs Engineers At Big Tech Companies

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Nowadays we almost daily see news regarding the spying done on the large Internet, PCs, networking companies by NSA, which obviously puts a big question before the public, and it’s whether the engineers at NSA are better than the engineers at other top tech companies like Google and facebook. Ian Webster, an engineer interviewed by both Facebook and the NSA …


Are Latest Messaging Apps Really Better Than Facebook?

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Apparently, they are. According to a survey, people are getting away from Facebook and they consider new apps like Instagram, Snapchat and WhatsApp to be more efficient and cooler than it. However, some say that Facebook is better in the context of photo albums, organizing parties and more effective for observing people’s relationships. Professor Daniel Miller from University College London, …


Free Access To Facebook Messenger Through T-Mobile USA’s GoSmart Mobile

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The team-up between T-Mobile USA and Facebook resulted in free access to the social network’s flagship application and Facebook Messenger to all of its customers through GoSmart Mobile prepaid wireless brand, also for those who are out of their data plans. According to GoSmart Mobile, in January they are starting their service, as after that customers will be allowed to …

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Facebook Has Acquired A Startup Sport Analizing Company SportStream

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The company which analyzes the sports news on social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, named SportStream is been acquired by Facebook. The company basically sells data to the other media sites or news sites so that its easy to manupulate and analyse or simply track what people think and use them on their websites. SportStream was founded in …

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If Not In Real You Can Virtually Share Jim Beam Images On Facebook

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The attendees at tasting events for Jim Beam, if are not able to share the images physically then by using mobile photo-sharing solution Tagkast, you can virtually share your experience of tasting with twitter followers and Fb friends. According to the announcement by Tagkast, it will bring its technology to Jim Beam tasting events in 14 cities, including New York, …


Facbook Capablilities: Keeping Track Of Everything You Write

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According to the reports, everything the user of a facebook write even if its not published, can be tracked. As the company works on a code that keep a table of everytime you delete a probable message and sens a meta data back to its own databases. Everything is being explained by a new research paper submitted by a Facebook …