Category: Social Media

Line mobile messaging application

30 Million Thailand Line app users being monitored, claims Thai govt

  Free mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp, Viber, Tango and Line regularly receive requests from various countries every year...

A facebook event at Mozcon

Facebook may acquire its first Indian startup, Little Eye Labs

Update (8th Jan, 2014): Little Eye Labs has confirmed that it has been acquired by Facebook, the deal is said to be worth between...

Facebook screenshot

Facebook to introduce “Save for Later” feature, works like Pocket/Instapaper

Did you ever find something really interesting on Facebook but couldn’t watch or read since you had to rush somewhere?...

Twitter, one of the most famous social networks today also implemented Forward Secrecy

Twitter enables Forward Secrecy, makes decrypting data more difficult for eavesdroppers

Twitter just enhanced its security a bit further today enabling Forward Secrecy for traffic on twitter.com , api.twitter.com and...

With iGoogle permanently retired, we list 8 perfect alternatives for you

As November 1st came to pass, yet another prominent Google service called iGoogle was laid to rest, as was promised by Google in...

One of Google's Building

Google Transparency Reports: 21.5 M URL’s were submitted for takedown

According to the latest transparency report published by Google, in the month of September 2013, they have received the request to...

Evernote - note taking app

2 Step Verification Process in Evernote now available for all Users

Evernote has now made its 2 step verification process, also known as Two Factor or Multi Factor Authentication, available to all...

quickoffice for mobile

QuickOffice by Google goes Free, use app and get an extra 10GB storage

Update: The app is no more be available on the app stores as Google has shut down Quickoffice. Google just made QuickOffice...

Mopub acquired by Twitter

MoPub, a Mobile Advertising startup, acquired by Twitter for $350 million

Twitter has announced they have acquired a Mobile advertising firm named MoPub. As the name suggests, MoPub is a mobile-focused...

BBM for iOS and Android coming soon

BBM for iPhone has been waiting in Apple’s queue for about 2 weeks

BBM for iPhone would have been released by now, but thanks to the delay from Apple’s end, it is taking a bit longer than...

Google Android

Google shows latest Android fragmentation figures, how they stack up

Google has published the updated figures of the fragmentation of different versions of Android operating system. This data comes...

BlackBerry Logo

BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), is on its way for iOS and Android

After re-branding the company and launching new phones along with the new mobile operating system (BlackBerry 10), next in their...

Google logo at one of their building

Google Local, another Google app bites the dust, to retire on Aug 7th

Google has announced that it will be shutting down the Google Local app for iOS on August 7th. Google Local had only released for...

Flipboard running on iPad

Flipboard launches web version, only user-created magazines for now

Here’s some good news for Flipboard users, they will now be able to read their daily news from the Flipboard website as well....

Facebook social network

Facebook Event Rumor: Instagram may get Video sharing service

The latest rumor regarding the Facebook event on 20th June, which is 3 days away, is that Facebook could be launching video sharing...

Mobile Messaging

Tango extends its Messaging service to Mobile Gaming

Amidst all the other cross-platform calling and messaging services are Skype, Viber, Google Voice & Video chat, WeChat,...

iPhone 4S running iOS 6

iOS 7 to dump Skeuomorphic UI for a very, very Flat design

As expected, ahead of the upcoming WWDC event June 2013, the details have started to leak. Unlike the Steve Jobs era, where quite a...

Livingsocial app

LivingSocial hacked, 50 million accounts compromised

LivingSocial, a daily deals website is yet another company to have been attacked by hackers. The company has sent emails to its 50...

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Twitter working on its two-factor Authentication, says Wired

Twitter is reportedly working on two-factor authentication system. The rumor may hold considerable amount of truth to it owing to...

Mobile messaging

Hike sees 5 million downloads in India in 4 months

Hike has seen more than 5 million downloads in India since its release back in December 2012, claims the company behind developing...