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Facebook passes 1 billion members

Facebook, the brain child of CEO Mark Zuckerberg and the world’s go-to social network, proved that it’s still on top of its game by revealing that it now has more than one billion active members.

 
Facebook switches off facial recognition feature in EU – Pub anyone?

Following recommendations made by the DPC due to privacy concerns, and the threat of a fine, Facebook have decided to remove the automatic facial recognition feature from the social website.

 
Facebook search: Can it compete with Google?

In a talk at TechCrunch Disrupt, Mark Zuckerberg’s references to search have indicated that the company is forging ahead with plans to create a search engine to rival Google and Bing. But will it work?

 
Digg founder Kevin Rose does an AMA on Reddit

Digg co-founder Kevin Rose responds to the public in a slightly dubious AMA session on Reddit. We’ve got all the best bits. Find out exactly what happened here!

 
Facebook is full of fakes… 83 million in fact

You mean that friend request from Rihanna wasn’t real!? Facebook has recently reported that around 8.7% of all accounts are in face fake. That’s 83 million. But what does this mean for Zuckerburg and co?

 
Calls down, texts and smartphones up – how Britain now communicates

Communication watchdog Ofcom has given the deepest glimpse yet at the way British people use technology in their everyday lives from talking to texting to surfing to owning smartphones and tablet computers.

 
10 Things To Know About Facebook App Center

Facebook has begun to roll out its App Center to users across the UK. But what is it and how does it work? Find out all you need to know right here on Pluggedin.

 
Microsoft buys Yammer in $1.2 billion takeover bid

Following last year’s $8.5 billion Skype takeover, Microsoft has got its checkbook out again, snapping up Yammer for a hefty $1.2 billion. Could we see Microsoft following Google into the realm of Social Networking?

 
Twitter suffers site-wide outage due to a ‘cascading bug’

Twitter suffered a global outage on Thursday, with the service down for over an hour. Normal service has since been resumed and the fault has been blamed on a “cascading bug”.

 
Facebook mobile distracts from share prices

Facebook has announced its intention to develop a dedicated Facebook phone – detracting focus from the flagging value of its shares.

 

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