Category Archives: Facebook
Facebook just announced “Graph Search,” a feature to search all of Facebook’s content for queries tailored for your profile. “Graph Search” feature is meant to answer very specific questions like “Who are my friends in Finland?”. Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg also told that this new feature is “totally privacy aware.” Facebook even dedicated 10 percent of it’s computer power to ensuring users privacy.
Check out new features list after the break.
Facebook has sent out invites to the media to “come and see what we’re building” event. The event is held at California headquarters next week. There’s not much clues what Facebook might show, except the fact that they are going to show something new. Leave a comment below, telling what you think Facebook is building next.
Facebook (FB) founder and the company’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, have just donated $500 million in Facebook stocks to charity, that’s the right way to say happy holidays to me. Stocks were donated to Silicon Valley Community Foundation, with hopes that the funds will be applied to education and health programs. In the status update, Zuckerberg wrote that the donation was ” in order to lay the foundation for new projects” and that he is “hopeful we’ll be able to have as positive an impact in our next set of projects.”
This is not the first time that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has donated big amounts of money to charity, just before the company went to public he donated $100 million in company stock to Newark, N.J., public school districts. Check out the full Facebook post from Mark Zuckerberg after the break.
Facebook app for Android updated to version 2.0, with much faster load times and other new enhancements. The Facebook 2.0 update for Android is hitting the Google Play in some point today. Facebook 2.0 for Android is said to be twice as fast as the previous version was in timeline and photo loading times, and on top of that it’s just simply faster to start. Update also includes ability to flip through photos with out having to go away from news feed. You can start updating Facebook app for Android to version 2.0 by heading Google Play.