Digital Media, Facebook, Social Media

Social Fixer: improve your Facebook interface and filter messages

Social Fixer – free browser extension that improves the interface of Facebook, removing him from the many annoying details, adding all sorts of useful functionality and enhancements. For example, you can add tabs (tabs) in the news feed. All messages are separated by tabs, making it easy to navigate. Raisin Social Fixer – filtering messages for a variety of parameters.…

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Facebook, Social Media

Facebook – Add photos using drag and drop

In addition to the changes in the privacy policy, making it possible to ensure the delivery of personal messages for a small fee, the world’s largest social network Facebook is noted by a number of interesting innovations. In particular, it adds the ability to upload and share multiple photos at once by drag-and-drop, long familiar to computer users. Making it…

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Security

Julian Assange: Facebook – Dream intelligence

According to the founder of WikiLeaks, a social network is a source of information. Founder of WikiLeaks Julian Assange called the social network Facebook a information resource, which previously any intelligence of any country could only dream of. According to Assange, accounts in social networks provide optimal amount of personal data, as well as a wealth of information, which “might…

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General

Facebook will pay $ 9.5 million for breach of privacy of users

The Court of Appeal in the United States has recognized the appropriateness of compensation of $ 9.5 million, which is the world’s largest social network Facebook will have to pay people whose rights to privacy had been violated, according to Reuters. In 2007, Facebook launched a feature Beacon, which began broadcasting friends to get info on what sites he visits…

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Facebook users is rapidly approaching one billion people

The number of Facebook users is rapidly approaching one billion – and this despite the fact that the site is blocked in China. Yesterday the company issued a correction to the shape of S1 in anticipation of a public offering. The new document provides fresh statistics for March 2012. In March, Facebook reached 901 million people – the ones who…

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Cyber Laws, Security

Facebook, Apple and Twitter were charged with illegally accessing personal information of users of smartphones

Facebook, Apple, Twitter and 15 other companies sued for distributing mobile applications to steal data from address books  of smartphone users. According to PC World, a group of 13 people filed a lawsuit in district court in Texas, where 18 companies accused of illegally accessing information, address books smartphone users. Among these companies are located in the suit Facebook, Apple…

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Cyber Laws, Security

The trial over the web-censorship in India was postponed to May 2012

In India, 20 companies, including Google, Facebook and Microsoft, are accused of conspiracy, defamation, promoting enmity between different religious and racial groups, as well as distributing obscene materials. The trial over the censorship on the web-content in India, involving 20 companies, including Google, Facebook and Microsoft, has been rescheduled for May 23, 2012. It is reported by The Register. Top…

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Facebook INFESTED with Ads

Facebook is infested with Ads these days, it doesn’t feel like Facebook any longer instead it is more of an Ad network now. The bids on the Ads is also humongous that small companies can’t even imagine advertising on Facebook & the bid keeps escalating by the minute. I have nothing against Facebook, it’s just my personal opinion that there should be…

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Security

M86 Security: The level of malicious spam has increased to 5% in the second half of 2011

Cyber ??attacks during the second half of 2011 have become more sophisticated and focused on business organizations, critical infrastructure of various countries, as well as military government agencies. According to HelpNetSecurity, M86 Security specialists have analyzed cyberthreats faced by users in the second half of 2011. In particular, attracted the attention of scientists and spam activity of malicious programs, including…

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