Posts under Social Media category

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Facebook to allow direct deletion of user account.

Once you started using Facebook, users could not delete their accounts directly, you could only deactivate it! Now it appears that Facebook is testing a new feature which will allow users to delete their account directly from the Account Settings.

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Docs.com now supports Facebook Pages

Docs.com from Microsoft Fuse Labs, now supports Facebook Pages. You can now collaborate on docs with other page administrators, share docs with your fans, and add the Docs profile tab to your Page.

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Facebook founder could get death penalty in Pakistan

Social networking website, Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg is being investigated by Pakistani police under a section of the penal code that makes blasphemy against Muhammad punishable by d-e-a-t-h.

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Facebook’s New Privacy Controls

Facebook has revamped its Privacy Settings and they will be  rolled out in phases to users over the next couple of weeks.

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Pakistan now blocks Twitter!

After earlier banning Wikipedia, Flickr, Youtube & Facebook, Pakistan has now blocked Twitter.

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Search Twitter on Bing

Bing has announced that users can now search in real time by adding Twitter to search results.

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Social Media hub for Windows 7 launched by Microsoft

Microsoft has launched a social media “hub” for Windows 7 in celebration of Windows 7 launch. This hub is designed to highlight what our customers are saying about Windows 7.

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Microsoft Help is now on Twitter

Microsoft has launched a new Twitter account that will provides customers with help and information on Microsoft products.

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Facebook Lite launched in U.S. and India

Originally intended to be used in countries where high speed Internet connections are sparse or non-existant, apparently Facebook has realized there’s a real desire among all its users to have a smaller version of the service.

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Facebook Acquires FriendFeed

Facebook today announced that it has agreed to acquire FriendFeed, the innovative service for sharing online. As part of the agreement, all FriendFeed employees will join Facebook and FriendFeed’s four founders will hold senior roles on Facebook’s engineering and product […]

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Facebook Is Now the Fourth Largest Site In The World

The global rise of Facebook is nothing less than astounding. In the month of June alone it gained 24 million unique visitors worldwide, compared to the month before, for a total of 340 million unique visitors worldwide. 

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White House bans Twitter

White House has blocked online access to Twitter. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs made the admission today, while acknowledging that he does not Twitter because the world knows enough already about what he’s doing. Gibbs clearly doesn’t appreciate the […]