Technology news from the future
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A look inside one of Facebook's coldest data centers
"A dozen hydro-electric plants operate on nearby rivers, providing a reliable and renewable power source."
03 Oct 16
Cutting edge tech marketing: Google, Adobe and Facebook come out on top
Google, Adobe, Facebook, Marketo and Salesforce lead the way when it comes to ‘cutting edge’ marketing technology vendors, IDC says.
16 Sep 16
Facebook Blueprint for marketers hits 1 million enrolments; launches new features
"We're giving businesses the tools and training needed to learn how Facebook can help grow their business and connect with anyone in the world."
15 Sep 16
Facebook's tips to optimise your mobile site performance
“The poor performance of marketers' mobile websites, including slow page load times, continues to be an issue."
01 Sep 16
WhatsApp shares data with Facebook ahead of monetisation
More than two years after its acquisition by Facebook, WhatsApp has seemingly succumbed to the inevitable pressure from its parent company.
29 Aug 16
A new way to control the ads you see on Facebook
For the past few years at Facebook we’ve worked to better understand people’s concerns with online ads.
17 Aug 16
Old Facebook scam gets ready for new boost
ESET researchers are warning about Facebook hoax scams that spread fake terror news to trick victims into disclosing their Facebook credentials.
15 Aug 16
Facebook goes “video first” in search of TV ad dollars
As Mark Zuckerberg put it last week, “We see a world that is video first, with video at the heart of all of our apps and services.”
10 Aug 16
Facebook to improve 'ad preference' management & thwart adblockers
Facebook announced overnight that it will give users more freedom to control their advertising experience & take power away from desktop ad blockers.
10 Aug 16
Facebook wooing SMBs with new shop and services sections
Social media giant Facebook is continuing its efforts to get inside small businesses with the roll out of two new sections on its Pages feature.
08 Aug 16
Sharing is caring with Google + Facebook's open rack standard
Google and Facebook have just announced they’ll share a proposed new Open Rack Standard with 48-volt power architecture.
08 Aug 16
Could Verizon be gunning for both Google and Facebook?
The US$4.8bn acquisition of Yahoo’s operating business by AOL’s owner Verizon sees two of the original “new media” giants of the 1990s joining forces.
02 Aug 16
Facebook celebrates with birthday videos and quarterly results
The social networking site claims that more than 100 million birthday posts are made every day.
29 Jul 16
Are Kiwis addicted to Facebook? New research says yes
New research from Colmar Brunton reveals some interesting facts about the Facebook habits of New Zealanders.
27 Jul 16
Aquilas first flight: A big milestone toward connecting billions of people
Internet access can offer life-changing opportunities and experiences to all of us, but there are still 4 billion people without it.
25 Jul 16
Facebook Messenger finally hits the one billion user mark
"One billion people are sharing their dreams, their goals for the future, making lunch dates and sending really really funny GIFs."
22 Jul 16
Facebook CIO says Microsoft "got cool again"
Timothy Campos recently declared at the WPC that Microsoft has got its mojo back.
18 Jul 16
Microsoft WPC: Facebook jumps on Office 365 bandwagon
“To enable our productivity, IT at Facebook provides our people with the best tools available."
13 Jul 16
Shhhh Facebook messenger has a secret
"We’ve heard from you that there are times when you want additional safeguards — perhaps when discussing private information."
11 Jul 16
10,000 Facebook users attacked by malware trojan last month
Kaspersky Lab recently reported its discovery of a malware attack that affected approximately 10,000 Facebook users between June 24th to June 27th.
05 Jul 16
New Chrome extensions for Facebook
You can now save and share things from the web to Facebook with the click of a button.
30 Jun 16
Instagram - the history of half a billion
Launched in October 2010 as a free mobile app, Instagram became an immediate success and within two months there were already 1 million global users.
28 Jun 16
New Slideshow feature for Facebook photos
"This new feature will let you stitch together those special photos into a format that captures the spirit of an event."
28 Jun 16
Mark Zuckerberg masks his webcam - should you?
Both the webcam and dual microphone on his laptop are covered by tape, this shows the tech-savvy Facebook boss is worried about being spied on.
24 Jun 16