Category Archives: Facebook

About Facebook
Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.

Facebook Timeline

Signup for Timeline or use the developer release

Facebook

The Facebook timeline replaces the current Facebook profile, and is designed to let Facebook users share their whole lives on Facebook. The Facebook Timeline feature rolled out about two months back on September 22, 2011 at the F8 developer event. However, it was not released to the public.

BranchOut Overview Video

The largest professional networking service on Facebook

BranchOut

BranchOut is the leading professional networking service on Facebook. It allows Facebook’s 750 million users to easily create professional profiles to privately display work history, educational accolades, and endorsements to their social network.

Facebook Userscript Unfriend Finder

That allows all its users to know who of their friends are unfaithful

Unfriend Finder

The popularity of Facebook is based on friends with whom you share news and views. It may upset you to know that now you have one fewer friend! Facebook doesn’t help you to know who unfriended you. Unfriend Finder is a Facebook userscript that allows all its users to know who of their friends are unfaithful.

Facebook Chat Won’t Support IE6

Facebook chat improvements won’t work on IE6 starting September 15

Facebook Chat

Facebook instant-messaging Chat feature won’t work on Microsoft Internet Explorer version 6 browser starting September 15, 2010. Facebook users still using Internet Explorer 6 browser may have to soon upgrade, otherwise they won’t be able to chat on the popular social networking site after September 15.

Identity Theft on Facebook

Economist Amartya Sen's identity been stolen on Facebook

Facebook

I was amused to read in the morning edition of The Hindustan Times that the noted economist Amartya Sen is a victim of identity theft on the social networking website Facebook. The Newspaper further wrote that “Not only has his identity been stolen, the impostor is contradicting Sen’s political views.”

Facebook Reached 500 Million Users Milestone

Zuckerberg announces Facebook has 500 million monthly active users

Social Media

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg made it official on the company’s blog on July 21, 2010 that the social networking site now has 500 million monthly active users.

Facebook Most Visited Site

Google names Facebook most visited site on the web in April

Facebook

The search engine giant Google releases a list of the largest 1,000 websites in the world based on unique visitors. This list is updated monthly as new Ad Planner data-sets are released. Social networking site Facebook has been adjudged as the most visited site on the web in April, 2010.

Facebook Email Malware Scam

Password reset confirmation email malware scam

Email Malware Scam

Malware and email scam are working together in a vicious cycle. Fake ‘Facebook Password Reset Confirmation’ emails carry Trojan. Be very careful if you receive an unsolicited email claiming to come from “Facebook Support” [help@facebook.com]. The emails, which all have the subject line “Facebook Password Reset Confirmation! Customer Support.”, claim that the recipient’s new password is contained in the attached file.