How to Search Facebook Posts on iPhone

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If you need to find a Facebook post that you published years ago, Facebook now allows users to search by keyword and will bring up any posts that contain that keyword. Here’s how to do it. Facebook just added this ability to its social network, allowing users to finally search through past Facebook posts. In […]

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 […]

How to Turn Off Facebook Birthday Alerts on the iPhone

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Having birthday alerts show up on your iPhone get to the very heart of what the modern smartphone is intended to be. Part personal assistant, Facebook birthday alerts on the iPhone are meant to make you aware of the friends and family you might want to plan something special ahead of schedule. They’re also meant […]

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 […]

Instagram Bolt Announced to Take on Snapchat

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Yesterday Instagram quietly announced a new photo and video messaging service called Bolt. In a similar fashion as Snapchat, or Facebook’s recently launched Slingshot, Instagram Bolt enables users to send pictures or videos to a friend, one that will self destruct after it has been viewed. Snapchat has been around for quite a while, and […]

Facebook Messenger Forced Update: What to Know

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Learn about the new Facebook Messenger forced update that requires Facebook users download a new Facebook Messenger app to see and send messages on iPhone or Android and why some users are upset. The Facebook app on iPhone and Android no longer supports sending Facebook messages to other users. Instead Facebook is pushing users to install the […]

Saves Turn Facebook iPhone App Into A Bookmarking Tool

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Today Facebook introduced Save on Facebook, a new way for Facebook users to go back and fully explore interesting articles from the web, an iPhone or a device running Google’s Android operating system. Announce today, Save on Facebook is part bookmarking service and part personal assistant. When users see an interesting video, television show, album […]

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 […]

Facebook Listening Feature is Creeping Users Out

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Timing is everything in life. And Facebook seems to want the world on a timeline that many users aren’t quite ready for yet. And from the sound of things the folks at Facebook haven’t been reading enough of the Edward Snowden leak stories pouring through its feeds that say the NSA and other agencies can […]

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 Emoticons

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Facebook emoticons are an easy way to make your Facebook updates stand out and show how you feel without using a dozen words to explain that you have a broken heart and need a drink. This guide will show you how to use emoticons, where to find new Facebook emoticons and lists for advanced users. […]

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 […]

Apple and Other Techs To Notify Users of Government Data Collection

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Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook are changing policies to appear as if they are standing up to the authorities in the wake of revelations of NSA snooping set loose on the world by the Edward Snowden leaks. Each of those large companies, and other smaller players, have, or are about to, change their policies so […]

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 […]