26 Mar 2015
Toronto: Are you sure the password you created for your gmail or Facebook account strong enough? Well, if you went by the green bar that indicated your password to be strong enough, then it may not be as fool-proof as you thought, warns new research slated to be published in the journal ACM Transactions on Information and System Security.
26 Mar 2015
Mumbai: It’s heartening to see that these days, young city folks are using social media like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, not just to share personal updates but also as platforms to showcase their entrepreneurial skills.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Facebook blocked 5,832 pieces of content, including anti-religious matter and hate speeches, during July-December 2014 on orders of Indian government, the highest by any country on the social networking giant's platform.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A day after Supreme Court struck down the controversial Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday posted his speech on Facebook in which he had raised concerns over the misuse of the provisions of the legislation in a debate in Rajya Saba about three years back.
23 Mar 2015
New York: Facebook might soon launch a new app that would enable users to know who is calling and automatically block unwarranted calls.The new app - named Phone - would be an addition to Facebook's lengthy repertoire of offshoot apps that include Messenger, Home, Rooms, Groups and Slingshot, among others.
21 Mar 2015
Kolkata: Taking their friendship from the virtual to the real world, more than 600 "educated and privileged" Facebook users belonging to West Bengal's tribal communities will meet on April 5 to discuss strategies to harness social media for tribal development.
20 Mar 2015
New York: Social networking site Facebook is soon going to add a new feature in its Messenger app that will help people send money directly to friends or members of the family.
18 Mar 2015
NEW YORK: Facebook's Messenger app will soon let you send your friends money, the latest in a crowded field of services aimed at an increasingly wireless and cashless generation.
17 Mar 2015
Washington: Facebook on Monday updated its "community standards" guidelines, giving users more clarity on acceptable posts relating to nudity, violence, hate speech and other contentious topics.
16 Mar 2015
Houston: Social networking giant Facebook embraced e-commerce after it acquired shopping search engine 'TheFind', signalling its aspirations in two of the Internet's biggest money-makers: search and e-commerce.