Nearby Friends

‘Nearby Friends’ will report on which Facebook friends are close to us

At the moment it is a feature that will be available only in the United States but if successful it is likely that within a while everyone on Facebook can know who their friends are near them. That is the functionality provided ‘Nearby Friends’ and will be available in upcoming updates of Facebook for mobile…

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Twitter will notice on its Web version

Recent studies appeared on Twitter that indicate that many users are leaving without seeing the social network utility or approximately 40% are less active should be a spur to its developers that continue to make improvements with which to curry favor with their users. The latter has to do with the notifications to arrive in…

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Facebook connectivity Lab wants to bring Internet to everyone using drones

Universal access to the Internet in such a way that any inhabitant of the world can access the network is one of the main objectives of this century. As large companies like Google or Facebook and get behind projects that are announced are all engineering challenge but when carried out will be a breakthrough for…

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Twitter evaluates the option to have favorite users with a separate timeline

In Twitter continue working to provide useful features for users and one of the last who are evaluating has to do with the ability to mark certain accounts as favorites. At the moment this option is under evaluation and, depending on the reception that has among the testers, we will see it in the future…

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LinkedIn adds functionality to block users

Perhaps because of its strong professional character LinkedIn had no functionality to block other users, which is common in other social networks. The defendant had brought this feature in recent years and since the company have heard requests implementing this functionality that will soon be available in all profiles. The reasons to block other users…

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Facebook working on a data file system based on Blu-ray

Whether or not you dead on Blu-ray and all other physical media, the reality is that the physical media are still used and much. Therefore, Sony and Panasonic working on Blu-ray storage of 300 GB, for example, giving more life to the physical disk for archiving large volumes of data. And Facebook has also decided…

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Facebook would be experimenting with it sympathizes button

A question that emerged by always about Facebook is that there is a button that call dislikes. And is that some Facebook entries, as the announcement of the death of any person or any event that is not exactly cheerful, not stick too well with the famous I like, because it may seem that whoever…

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Facebook updates the latest news section (Newsfeed)

Facebook has updated the Newsfeed, section featuring the latest social network. The objective of News Feed is to show the best content to the right people at the right time, either a friend or a news source. And it is that during the past year, more and more people have been finding news on Facebook.…

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Twitter could eliminate the ability to send private messages to any user

Twitter continues to explore new options for their network and experiencing the coming few weeks ago was the ability to send direct messages to people who do not follow each other. It seems that Twitter makers are not convinced at all to incorporate this functionality and so far have disabled it. This functionality was active…

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Facebook redesigns the “Like” and “Share” buttons

Facebook has announced a new design for the “Like” and “Share” buttons to help people share more and better content across the web. Today these two buttons have achieved tremendous popularity, because they are viewed over 22 billion times a day over 7.5 million sites. These buttons will replace the traditional “hand with thumb up”…