WhatsApp Like Button for Multimedia – Download Available For Latest Version

WhatsApp Like Button for Multimedia – Download Available For Latest Version

WhatsApp has grown pretty fast after it was bought by Facebook. It seems that the big social network made a good decision by purchasing this mobile application. We’ve spotted a lot of features that WhatsApp has “stolen” from Facebook. One of these features is the read receipts, which allows you to see if the message[…]

You'll Have to Wait Longer for Ad-Free YouTube

You’ll Have to Wait Longer for Ad-Free YouTube

After announcing a subscription-based, ad-free version of YouTube, Google has run into problems with content partners. Google‘s (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG) plans to add a subscription-based option for its YouTube business has apparently hit some speed bumps. The search giant announced its intention to introduce an ad-free YouTube offering last year, but the service hasn’t come to[…]

Facebook Inc. Makes A Smart Bet on “Facebook-Free” Messenger

Facebook Inc. Makes A Smart Bet on “Facebook-Free” Messenger

Why is Facebook letting non-Facebook users sign up for Messenger? Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) recently decided to let users sign up for its Messenger chat app without opening a Facebook account. This means that people who want to chat with Facebook friends but don’t care for baby and food pictures can still use the app. What prompted[…]

Every Facebook Inc. Employee Is Encouraged to Create Something That Kills Facebook

Every Facebook Inc. Employee Is Encouraged to Create Something That Kills Facebook

The little red book each new employee receives gives us insight into Facebook’s culture. When a new employee joins Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), he or she is handed a little red book that communicates the company’s mission, history, and culture. The book is filled with colorful pages and images, stories, and single-sentence snippets that provide a pretty[…]

WhatsApp and Facebook could be trawled by police to prevent terror attacks

WhatsApp and Facebook could be trawled by police to prevent terror attacks

Online services like WhatsApp, Facebook and Skype could be trawled by police if the Snooper’s Charter passes. David Cameron wants the Investigatory Powers Bill – nicknamed the Snooper’s Charter – to grant security services access to communications on social media and apps in the hopes of preventing possible terror attacks – like the attack on tourists in[…]

The Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram features you may not know exist

The Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram features you may not know exist

Last week, Google made some news by giving users an easier way to undo sent emails on Gmail. For most, the ability to undo a sent message was a thing of legend, despite being available for several years. The fabled feature was buried beneath menus and wasn’t all that easy to find unless you thoroughly[…]

Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

Venezuelan government creates social networks to counter Facebook, Twitter ‘spying’

The administration of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is so concerned about social media sites that “spy on citizens” that it has created its own version of Facebook and Twitter and other commercial networks called Red Patria (“Homeland Network”). Since May, a beta version has been running on the web, created by Cenditel, the section of[…]

Rhinobird allows you to live stream to Facebook and WhatsApp without an app, an interview with the cofounder

Rhinobird allows you to live stream to Facebook and WhatsApp without an app, an interview with the cofounder

Livestream, Ustream and newrow_ have defined high quality live stream productions and now Meerkat and Periscope are defining instant live streaming over Twitter. While Meerkat and Persicope have shaken up the media industry there are still many limits. These include, needing an iPhone or Andorid, lack of major capabilities beyond Twitter and more. Rhinobird, cofounded[…]

WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter face major changes after terror threat

WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter face major changes after terror threat

With the growing threat from extremists, the government could be forced to implement new laws on social media and messaging services. The plans would allow security services to easily access encrypted app data in an effort help intercept suspected threats. At an event yesterday, Tory MP Henry Bellingham asked David Cameron whether the shocking attacks[…]

Singapore Chinese Muslim stunned by Halal dietary question in job application

Singapore Chinese Muslim stunned by Halal dietary question in job application

“You don’t eat pork, right?” Singapore Chinese Muslim Heidi Heng was shocked when she was asked the question when she tried to find out more about an opening for an administration position. At first, she said, she was mistaken for being a non-Chinese because she was seen wearing a headscarf. Then, she was told that her Halal[…]

Doctor’s Day 2015 Wishes Images Whatsapp

National Doctor’s Day 2015 Quotes Wishes Images Whatsapp dp Fb Status Sms

Today, world celebrate National Doctor’s Day 2015 Quotes Wishes Images Whatsapp dp Fb Staus Sms share this stuff for your friends, family or relatives through social media like whatsapp, facebook, hike, bbm etc. National Doctors day in India is a big awareness campaign offering great opportunities to all to get aware about the roles, importance and responsibilities[…]

Kazakhstan’s PM Massimov concerned over calls to jihad on Facebook and through WhatsApp

Kazakhstan’s PM Massimov concerned over calls to jihad on Facebook and through WhatsApp

The country’s civil society should play a greater role in counteracting extremism and terrorism, a Tengrinews.kz journalist reports, citing Karim Massimov, Kazakhstan’s PM, as saying at the conference on counteracting extremism in Central and South Asia. He emphasized that Kazakhstan condemns extremism in all its manifestations. “Kazakhstan is actively engaged in anti-terror bodies of the[…]

Facebook and Google are winning the app war

Facebook and Google are winning the app war

Smartphone users spend more time with apps they’ve installed from Facebook and Google than with any other company, according to new research published today by Forrester. The company surveyed 2,000 smartphone owners between October and December 2014 to find out which apps they were using most. The poll excluded apps that ship with operating systems,[…]

Communication apps like Gmail, WhatsApp, Facebook, Hike, others dominate smartphone use: Survey

Communication apps like Gmail, WhatsApp, Facebook, Hike, others dominate smartphone use: Survey

Nearly half the time spent on smartphones by Indians is on communication apps, according to a report by Ericsson Consumer Lab. This figure is the highest among the countries covered in the survey. In contrast, users in Japan use their smartphones most for browsing. In South Korea, productivity tools get the highest billing after communication[…]

Facebook launches stripped down 'Facebook Lite' for developing countries

Facebook launches stripped down ‘Facebook Lite’ for developing countries

The world’s largest social network creates an app for lower-performance phones and people without access to speedy cellular signals. Over the last decade, Facebook’s list of features and capabilities has piled pretty high. Now the company is stripping that way in a new app designed for customers with low-end phones and poor cellular connections. The[…]

Facebook Messenger borrows one of Whatsapp's best features

Facebook Messenger borrows one of Whatsapp’s best features

Location sharing isn’t necessarily as creepy as it sounds — especially not to some mobile users who have been doing that for years. Facebook is gifting Messenger, possibly the fastest growingof the social network’s burgeoning cache of spinoff apps, with location sharing. If this sounds familiar, it’s possible you’re also a frequent user of another[…]

France Attack

French terror suspect took selfie with beheading victim, sent it to Canadian number: officials

FONTAINES-SUR-SAONE, France — The top suspect in the beheading of a businessman that French authorities are calling a terrorist attack took a “selfie” photo with the slain victim and sent the image via WhatsApp to a Canadian mobile phone number, officials said Saturday. French investigators were working to confirm the identity of the recipient, but[…]

New Amazon Kindle Update Brings Private Facebook And WhatsApp Sharing.

New Amazon Kindle Update Brings Private Facebook And WhatsApp Sharing.

Amazon has released new update for Kindle users that would bring private Facebook and WhatsApp sharing of book previews and quotes. Earlier, users could share quotes on social media, but publicly. After the latest update, users will be able to share text privately too. Post update, upon receiving a book recommendation, a user can read[…]

B2C messaging on WhatsApp: A mobile marketer’s dream

B2C messaging on WhatsApp: A mobile marketer’s dream

If you’re not reaching, engaging, and monetizing customers on mobile, you’re likely losing them to someone else. Register now for the 8th annual MobileBeat, July 13-14, where the best and brightest will be exploring the latest strategies and tactics in the mobile space. Last week, David Wehner, Facebook’s chief financial officer, revealed the social network[…]