Topic: Facebook

Facebook Cracks Down On Click-Bait
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Facebook Cracks Down On Click-Bait

According to an update from Facebook, users are going to see less click-bait on their newsfeed in the future. If you’re unsure of what click-bait is––though I’d bet you’ve seen it––it’s when a … [Read more...]

A Temporary Way Around The Facebook Messenger Install
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A Temporary Way Around The Facebook Messenger Install

If you’re like me, then being told what to do isn’t high on your list of things you love. That’s why when Facebook made me install Messenger, my nostrils flared and lasers shot out of my eyes. Luckily, the fire of … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Facebook Introduces ‘Save’ Feature; OS X Yosemite Now in Public Beta
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Facebook Introduces ‘Save’ Feature; OS X Yosemite Now in Public Beta

It's Sunday already? You bet it is. The weekend is winding down, and we have a whole new week of tech news in front of us. But before we get to that, let's review some of the biggest stories from this past week, … [Read more...]

Facebook Refers 1/4 of All Shareaholic Traffic, But What About Pinterest?
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Facebook Refers 1/4 of All Shareaholic Traffic, But What About Pinterest?

Facebook has been declared “the social network to end all social networks” by Shareaholic, a social media analytics and publishing firm. This past June Facebook reached an all time high with a 23.39% share of all … [Read more...]

Facebook Introduces Save Feature
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Facebook Introduces Save Feature

Facebook is in the process of rolling out “Save,” a new feature that allows users to bookmark interesting content such as links, places, TV shows, or music from their Newsfeed so they can access it at a later … [Read more...]

Boxes Is a Find For Collectors
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Boxes Is a Find For Collectors

Boxes started out an idea to help people organize their stuff in a really sleek and easy-to-use to design.  What it's turned out to be, however, is social network for collectors and fashionistas, plus a whole lot … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google Buys Songza; Facebook Messes With Newsfeeds for Science
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Google Buys Songza; Facebook Messes With Newsfeeds for Science

It's Sunday, and you know what that means -- time to get caught up with our Weekend Wrap-Up, where we summarize the big tech stories from the past week. During the week of a holiday, news typically slows down. When … [Read more...]

Facebook Issues Another Apology for Emotion Study
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Facebook Issues Another Apology for Emotion Study

The dust has settled on the Grand Facebook Emotion Experiment, in which the social network automatically filtered what 700,000 users saw on their newsfeeds for the span of a week in 2012 based on whether posts contained … [Read more...]

Did Facebook Manipulate Your Newsfeed? Does it Matter?
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Did Facebook Manipulate Your Newsfeed? Does it Matter?

By now you’ve probably heard the news: Facebook has been messing with your mind. Over the weekend, Facebook was in the headlines when it was discovered that the social network had performed a bit of a social … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Unveils the Fire Phone; Apple Launches Newer, Cheaper iMac
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Weekend Wrap-Up: Amazon Unveils the Fire Phone; Apple Launches Newer, Cheaper iMac

It's Sunday, folks! That means it's time once again for our Weekend Wrap-Up, where we catch you up on the biggest tech stories of the week. Ready? Let's go. Amazon Unveils the Fire Phone Nothing warms the heart of a … [Read more...]