It seems there’s a simple trick if you want to find out which of your friends use Bang With Friends, the app that lets you hook up with selected friends on Facebook.
Hacker bootcamp school Hackbright will take 10 weeks to train the moms accepted into the program. During this time, old skills will get a refresh and new skills will be taught.
Facebook has seen its rapid assimilation of Earth’s population start to cool in recent years. The areas where it’s still exploding are, interestingly enough, some of the areas with the least access to technology: Africa, the Middle East, and India.
After spending $1 billion on Instagram last year to keep pace with the mobile photo explosion, Facebook is now reportedly jumping into entirely new territory by spending a similar amount on the popular social driving app Waze.
Less than two weeks after its acquisition by Facebook, Parse is announcing a new product. Parse is adding Parse Hosting to its suite of products that developers can use to be “server-free from beginning to end.”
If you’re looking for high volumes of users, mobile ad networks can deliver them.
Apple’s in the top 10 for the first time ever, Facebook hits the list, and Dell sells more than Google as Fortune Magazine released its Fortune 500 companies today, ranking the top 500 companies by global income.
Facebook fans are the holy grail of small business, according to a recent study by Staples.
“Think of it like giving your house key to a friend when you go on vacation,” said a Facebook rep. “Pick the friends you trust most. Facebook will send codes to your friends to access your account.”
Now local business owners have an easier way to manage their Facebook pages.
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It looks like Facebook’s huge mobile risk is turning into a huge mobile opportunity.
“We’ve sent a team of people around the world to see what they use, and we care about everybody, not just you guys,” Facebooker Peter Deng said to a room full of tech elites.
More than half of Facebook’s revenue comes from international sources, and only around 20 percent of monthly active users are based in the U.S. and Canada.
You can’t access Facebook in China. Twitter is unheard of. And Google … well, Google has left China, and China isn’t exactly writing a Taylor Swift ex-boyfriend song about the world’s largest search engine.
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Google has for the past decade or two been training us to search with keywords rather than natural phrases. But Facebook is taking a different approach.
By take a deep look at people’s Facebook habits, Wolfram Alpha makes it clear that most Facebook users lead extremely conventional lives.
Facebook has been good for Breyer, who made more than $100 million from his investment.
Corporations have found a way to roll back the web’s decades-long openness. One of of the most successful? Apple, whose quarterly earnings report lands later today.
The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board approved an $18 million tax break for Facebook, provided it creates at least 31 jobs in the area. There are also specific financial kickbacks from the city of Altoona.
Facebook’s betting a lot on its Home Android skin — but it looks like users aren’t biting just yet.
Facebook has reportedly chosen Iowa as the next state to hold a massive, $1.5 billion data center.
A report in the Des Moines Register cited “legislative sources” in confirming that Facebook intends to erect a 1.4 million square foot facility that could cost up to $1.5 billion in Altoona, Iowa.
So. Facebook Home doesn’t work on your particular Android device. And you’ve seen that Facebook Home has an abysmal 2.2 average rating — more than half of Facebook Home users rate it one single solitary lonely star.
What’s a social news Android addict to do?
Every like and comment and photo shared on Facebook has some ecological cost. The machines that process and store them use power, which still mostly comes from coal; and they need to be cooled.
The new tools should, the company says, make it easier for mobile developers to play around with Open Graph features on smartphones and tablets. The SDKs also bring better tools for implementing Facebook Login.
Facebook fans who are worth over $1,600? How does that work?
Cue all kinds of Facebook social graph mapping jokes.
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For the tech industry, it’s hard to know how to respond to a tragedy like the Boston Marathon bombings. Here are some suggestions from our readers.
Facebook is bringing Chat Heads to iOS — only it won’t be be nearly as powerful on iOS as it is for Android.
Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer and director of mobile engineering Cory Ondrejka shared some more tidbits on Facebook Home today.
Chat Heads is part of the latest iPhone and iPad Facebook app update. Stickers are another element of the new apps. You can add Stickers to any message just by tapping the smiley icon; you can also get more Stickers from the Sticker Store.
When Facebook’s video ads land this summer, they could make the company lots and lots of money.
Facebook Home replaces some of the Android experience with social networking. But outspoken Google chairman Eric Schmidt said today at the Dive into Mobile conference that he doesn’t view Android iterations like Facebook Home or Amazon’s KindleOS negatively.
Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg said Facebook’s mobile ads will increase in engagement if not in number and called mobile more important than TV for advertisers.
“The database of affinity is Facebook’s birthright,” Forrester Analyst Nate Elliott says. “And it’s going to blow it.
Company of Heroes 2 beta is now easier than ever to get in to.