Facebook is a great way to share pictures of your life with all of your friends, but how many of those 'friends' are actually kind of creepy? A new app from McAfee lets you control who can see each picture you upload individually, and stops everyone from saving the ones they can see.
For anyone following the various Internet privacy arguments found in legislative battles at the federal and many state levels, Illinois made an important ruling. The state passed a law making it illegal for employers to ask for Facebook logins.
With lots of states introducing new laws that make it harder to register to vote, it's refreshing to see one state that's trying to move its voter registration into the 21st century. Starting next week, voters in Washington state will be able to register directly from their Facebook profiles.
If you've ever wondered when to post on Twitter and Facebook to get the most traffic, you're in luck. This infographic offers the best times of the day to use your favorite social media sites.
When $18,000 worth of bikes were stolen from Todd Codish's garage, the professional triathlon coach and his wife Kristen turned to Facebook:
Newly-IPO'd Facebook just made a bewildering mistake that's going to piss a lot of users off. Remember Facebook email? Of course you don't. In a stunning move, Facebook apparently just changed the contact info for every user from a user-assigned email address to @facebook. Here's how you switch it back.
Enjoy this spoof video that likens Facebook's Timeline to genital herpes (think Valtrex ads). Don't worry folks, you're not alone — I, too, "have Timeline."
Apple and Google didn't expect to become mobile juggernauts, but they saw the importance of it and positioned themselves appropriately. Facebook, a newly-formed public company is now rumored (again) to be designing a smartphone that'll put the social network at the center of your life (if it isn't already).
Fresh off its roller coaster IPO and $1 billion Instagram acquisition, it's now come to our attention that Facebook might have plans to build its own browser (alà Google Chrome) based on Opera's Web browser. Talk about wanting to be an Internet conquistador!
As Facebook gets larger, the amount of spin-off apps grow, too. Released today, Facebook Camera is the social network's third iPhone app. Facebook Camera borrows heavily from Instagram, despite the fact that it was created before the now infamous $1 billion acquisition. So, how does it stack up?