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Jan 29, 2013

Facebook might pay users for Sponsored Stories settlement on Angel Fraley vs Facebook case

Facebook might pay users for Sponsored Stories settlement on Angel Fraley vs Facebook case
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Facebook might pay some of its users to up to $10 each, as part of its settlement over the Sponsored Stories advertising class action lawsuit filed against them back in April 2011. This is after the giant social networking site recently agreed to pay and sent a legal notice to affected users. But then, it […]


Jan 9, 2013

Suspended For Facebook Post: Vietnamese Student Suspended For 1 Year After Posting Parody On Facebook

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An eighth-grade student in Vietnam has been suspended for Facebook post, several Vietnamese news sites reported on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. According to Thanh Nien News, Nguyen Thanh Vy of Ly Tu Trong Secondary School in Quang Nam Province‘s Tam Ky town has been suspended for one year after posting a parody in Facebook “insulting […]


Dec 27, 2012

Zuckerberg family photo owned by Randi Zuckerberg went public, sparks debate on Facebook privacy settings

Zuckerberg family photo owned by Randi Zuckerberg went public, sparks debate on Facebook privacy settings
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A Zuckerberg family photo with Randi Zuckerberg, Mark Zuckerberg‘s sister, went publicly after someone posted it on Twitter, thinking that it there will be no problem sharing it. Randi, who posted the photo on her official Facebook page, complained of online etiquette; and the issue sparked a debate on Facebook‘s privacy settings. Randi Zuckerberg, Mark […]


Dec 21, 2012

Facebook $1 Fee: Facebook’s “Small Experiment” Charges $1 Fee To Send Messages To Non-Friend

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Would you pay $1 to contact someone in Facebook not directly connected to you and reach their Inbox? Like a speaker from a seminar you recently attended, or a celebrity you really adore? Credit: Facebook Apparently, you can do it if Facebook‘s “small experiment” gets positive results and become part of Facebook Messages features. According […]


Dec 19, 2012

Instagram to sell photos of users without notifying and not paying them, based on their new Terms of Service

Instagram to sell photos of users without notifying and not paying them, based on their new Terms of Service
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Updated: December 19, 2012 9:45 p.m. Read Instagram users photos will not be for sale, Instagram clarifies statements on new Terms of Service Instagram will have the right to sell photos of users without paying them or even not informing them. This new Instagram rule is only a part of its new Terms of Service, […]


Dec 13, 2012

New Facebook privacy settings unveiled, changes include Privacy Shortcuts, new Activity Log

Facebook App Permission
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Facebook formally announced on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 a number of new privacy settings options for their more than 1 billion users worldwide. This latest update comes after Facebook made some changes last August, where new users can select an audience when they sign up for Facebook. Facebook App Permission page Image Credit: Facebook According […]


Nov 28, 2012

Facebook removes elbow naughty photo (Video)

Facebook removes elbows photo
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Facebook removes elbow photo that can be mistaken for a woman’s private part. The elbow naughty photo was reportedly uploaded on Facebook by a web magazine. The misleading photo, taken down by Facebook, reportedly shows a blonde woman in a bathtub with her elbows on the side. Reports say that the image was an experiment […]


Nov 28, 2012

Baby Named Hashtag Jameson Gets Unique Name From Parents (Photo)

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By in Internet, Lifestyle, Parenting, Weird No comments

Baby Named Hashtag Jameson Image Credit: Mashable via Facebook A newly born baby was named Hashtag by her proud parents on Saturday night, November 24, 2012. His Twitter related name instantly went viral over several social networking sites that include Twitter and Facebook. After the announcement of the baby named Hashtag, it went viral over […]


Nov 27, 2012

Facebook Warning Hoax: Privacy and Copyright Warning Spreading In Facebook Is A Hoax

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Facebook Image Credit: News.Com.Au A Facebook warning message is spreading on the social networking site this past few days wherein users are encouraged to repost a message declaring that their copyright is attached to all the materials they post on Facebook in response to new Facebook guidelines. Here is a copy of the said message: […]


Oct 23, 2012

Horses and Bayonets: Obama Reply to Romney trends, #horsesandbayonets on Twitter

Horses and Bayonets
By in International, Politics, United States, World No comments

Horses and Bayonets trends as #horsesandbayonets Image Credit: Twitter Horses and bayonets phrase went viral over the internet after the third and final US Presidential debate on Monday, October 22, 2012. The latest 2012 presidential debate is the last major event pitting the US President Barack Obama against Republican candidate Mitt Romney before the Election […]