Facebook’s Zukerberg and Priscilla expecting a baby girl

Facebook’s Zukerberg and Priscilla expecting a baby girl

“Priscilla and I have some exciting news: we’re expecting a baby girl!”, this is a message from Zukerberg, the brain behind Facebook. In his massage of the long anticipated dream of having a baby, Zukerberg notes that all has not been a smooth ride but he is happy that this time round, a baby girl is expected. […]

WhatsApp’s desktop play could make big data bigger for Facebook

WhatsApp’s desktop play could make big data bigger for Facebook

WhatsApp announced on its blog last week that it has unveiled a desktop version for Android users.  They can access it by scanning a QR code on a webpage with their phone, which must remain connected to the internet. “Our web client is simply an extension of your phone: the web browser mirrors conversations and […]

Facebook And Twitter to begin charging users per post

Facebook And Twitter to begin charging users per post

Mark Zuckerberg, Chairman of Facebook, and Jack Dorsey, Chairman of Twitter, both announced that they would begin charging users for posting and tweeting, respectively, very soon. Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook will now be charging $0.50 USD for each post and $0.99 for each post that contains a website link. “It’s time we make a […]

Facebook launches new photo messaging app

Facebook launches new photo messaging app

Facebook has launched a photo-messaging app one week after accidentally releasing it on Apple’s app store. The photo-messaging app is known as Slingshot. The app’s features include sharing photos and videos with friends and sending “reaction shots”. It uses an unlocking mechanism, whereby photos received from friends must be unlocked by “slinging” a different photo […]