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Instant messaging apps on the rise. Which is the best one?

Instant messaging seems the killer app of the Internet today. With the likes of WhatsApp, Line, Viber and other IP-based messengers, mobile and desktop users alike can enjoy messaging each other, regardless of…

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Instagram to display ‘occasional’ ads

Mobile photo-sharing application Instagram will start displaying the “occasional” advertisements. The photo-based social network, which has been acquired by Facebook, is taking this first step to monetization, and will roll out marketing campaigns within the next few months.

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Facebook rolls out free VoIP calling through iPhone Messenger

it seems that Facebook Phone is a reality, but just not in the way most thought it would be. The Facebook Messenger app now supports VoIP calling.


Facebook Used to Kidnap, Traffic Indonesian Girls

Although no solid data exists, police and aid groups that work on trafficking issues say it seems to be a particularly big problem in Indonesia.

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Facebook Pressured to Remove Page Deemed Racist

Facebook is under pressure to remove page that insults Australian Aborigines, and was accused of using its U.S. base to avoid anti-discrimination laws.

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83 Million Facebook Accounts are Illegitimate

83 million Facebook users are illegitimate, duplicates or fakes, and the social network is working on improving the quality of its traffic.

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25% of Facebook Users in APAC

A quarter of Facebook’s population lives in the Asia Pacific region, says SocialBakers. Infographic inside.

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Facebook Used as Platform to Raise Funds for Teacher in Coma

Friends and family members of a British school teacher in Thailand who fell into a coma have used Facebook as a platform for fundraising.

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Facebook Users Confused With Profile Email Address Change

900 million Facebook users have changed email addresses overnight, with the social network changing profile emails to their addresses.

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Google+ Doomed to Fail?

Google Plus is suffering from a lack of user love as a social networking service, lagging behind Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest in traffic and usage time.


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