Facebook Finally Fixing News Feed Annoyances

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The Facebook News Feed can be seen as both awesome and horrible, but Facebook is making it so that it’ll at least be less horrible and more awesome by changing how users deal with News Feed items that they want and don’t want to see. Facebook is rolling out a new settings menu for the News […]

Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

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With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

Netflix App Lets You Suggest Shows to Facebook Friends

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So you just finished watching a TV show or movie on Netflix and absolutely loved it. Now you need to tell your friends about it. Netflix has introduced a new feature on its iOS app for iPhone and iPad that lets you recommend a TV show or movie to a Facebook friend privately. Yes, you […]

New iOS 7 Cydia Tweak Kills Need for Facebook Messenger

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A new iOS 7 Cydia tweak was recently released for jailbreakers that allows the Facebook iPhone app to continue using the built-in chat functions instead of being forced to download and install Facebook Messenger. Facebook has been the center of a lot of controversy these last couple of weeks, mostly thanks to the new policy […]

How to Delete Your Facebook Account

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If you’re fed up with Facebook and the amount of drama and idiocy that shows up in your News Feed, here’s how to delete your Facebook account once and for all. Facebook used to be a magical place where college students were able to connect with each other in a way that was never thought […]

Facebook Messenger iPad App Is Finally Here

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After being out on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone for several months, Facebook Messenger for iPad is now available to download from iTunes. The app received an update late last week that adds universal support for all iOS devices, so the same app will work on both iPhone and iPad natively, rather than having a […]

Facebook Slingshot iPhone App Is a Snapchat Clone

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Facebook launched a new app called Slingshot, that takes the basic idea of Snapchat and adds a bit of a twist to it. Slingshot allows users to quickly and instantly send photos or short video clips to other users, but the catch is that users cannot see what another user sent them without sending another […]

How to Use Facebook on iPhone with No Ads

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The recent changes to Facebook’s iPhone app has made it all the more annoying to use. The company updated its app to hide the “Most Recent” feed, which is arguably the most-popular feature of the entire app. Plus, the addition of more and more ads makes the Facebook iPhone app nearly unbearable to use. However, […]

Facebook Messenger iPhone App Updated with Snapchat Video Feature

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Facebook Messenger has received a generous update in the form of instant 15-second videos that you can record and immediately send to your Facebook friends. This feature is an expansion of previous Facebook Messenger updates that allowed users to instantly send photos and even record audio messages and send them instantly to Facebook Friends, as […]

How to Download Facebook Messenger

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Facebook Messenger is a terrific app that’s available for both iPhone and Android devices, and it makes it possible for users to chat with their Facebook friends while on the go. Of course, if you’re near a computer, you can still use Facebook’s web chat interface and messaging platform, but we find the mobile app […]

Facebook iPhone App Update Plagues Users, Is a Huge Step Back

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Facebook updated its iPhone and Android app late last week with a big update that turned the iPhone version to 10.0, arriving with a wealth of new features, like previewing your posts before you publish them, publishing posts even when you don’t have a solid internet connection, and various other performance improvements to the News […]

How to Stop Auto-Playing Videos on Facebook

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Have you ever browsed your Facebook News Feed and notice that someone posted a video, but it automatically started playing? It’s really annoying, isn’t it? If you’re like us, you probably manually stopped it and told yourself you would disable that feature later on — most likely during a time when you’re not being so […]

Facebook Buys Moves App to Track Your Health & Fitness

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Facebook is on the move yet again, as it has acquired the company behind the popular health and fitness tracking app Moves (see what I did there?). Finnish company ProtoGeo Oy has been bought by Facebook, saying that it will help build and improve its products and services. First off, Facebook says that it intends to keep […]

Facebook Messenger Adds Free Audio Calls for all Facebook Users

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After recently adding group messaging capabilities to its Messenger app, Facebook has now added free audio calls. Facebook users who have the Messenger app installed on either iOS or Android can call other Facebook users for free, even if they live in a different country. The new Audio calling feature shows up on the menu […]

3 Reasons You Should Use Facebook Messenger

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Facebook Messenger is a terrific app that’s available for both iPhone and Android devices, and it makes it possible for users to chat with their Facebooks friends while on the go. Of course, if you’re near a computer, you can still use Facebook’s web chat interface and message platform, but we find the mobile app […]

Oculus Rift: What You Need to Know

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Facebook acquired virtual reality headset maker Oculus earlier this week for a cool $2 billion. This is Facebook’s third high-profile acquisition in recent history, with Instagram and WhatsApp being the other two. Most hardcore gamers and developers know what the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset is all about, but for regular users who browse Facebook […]

Facebook Taking on Skype with WhatsApp Voice Calling

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The Facebook-owned mobile messaging app WhatsApp is said to be gaining voice calling support within the next few months in order to take on Skype, according to The Guardian. The popular messaging app, which now has 465 million users monthly active users (330 million daily active users), was recently purchased by Facebook for a ton […]

New Facebook App Arrives with Flipboard-Like News Feed Interface

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Facebook wants to offer a unique experience on mobile, and its traditional News Feed layout just isn’t meeting those standards, apparently. To fix that, the social network has launched Paper, a new Facebook app for iOS that turns your News Feed into a beautiful user interface full of swipe gestures and neat animations that take […]

3 Apps That Facebook Needs to Build in 2014

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During its earnings call, social network giant Facebook had revealed that it would begin to create more standalone apps for its services rather than forcing people to use the main Facebook app. Though the strategy is new, it’s something that Facebook had attempted before with success in the past thanks to a standalone Messenger app. […]

Facebook Flipboard Clone Rumored to Launch This Month

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Rumors of a Facebook RSS news reader have been around since last summer, when initial reports flowed in about the social network’s plan to offer a competitor to Flipboard. However, it seems that Facebook is close to launching its Flipboard clone, according to Re/code, which says that it could arrive sometime this month. The new […]