Technology news from the future
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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
Apple, Google, and Facebook stake claims for bigger piece of communications services pie
Apple, Google and Facebook are all vying to strengthen their communications capabilities through messaging apps and integration.
23 Jun 16
Facebook introduces 360 photos
This medium enables new opportunities for creativity, and we’re excited to see what kinds of 360 photos get shared on Facebook.
22 Jun 16
Techday reaching hundreds of thousands every month via social media
Social media is an increasingly disruptive force on the media landscape - Techday has embraced it and now has a substantial following.
20 Jun 16
Why the acquisition of LinkedIn annoys LinkedIn users
Your data is for sale. It's something we've all known for a while now but $26.2 billion later the conversation has been reignited.
20 Jun 16
Facebook emojis might soon help you find your next travel destination
It might just be possible to use Facebook Messenger, emoji searches weather and currency exchange search requests to help you book your next flight.
20 Jun 16
Facebook Messenger hack exposed: Expert insights and advice
A recently discovered vulnerability in Facebook Messenger could have had monumental consequences - here is some advice for protecting yourself.
14 Jun 16
Hitting emails and Facebook: Ray-Ban scam is back
"We would like to advise users to be extra careful and pay attention when dealing with offers promising high discounts or cheap branded goods."
13 Jun 16
Everything you need to know about THAT rape case
Social media has done it again. Brought to attention a piece of news that has started a wildfire about one of society’s biggest issues: Rape.
10 Jun 16
Facebook MaliciousChat vulnerability reveals dangerous ransomware exploit
Vulnerability in Facebook One Chat and Messenger app could allow cyber attackers to control and manipulate chat conversations.
08 Jun 16
Facebook in space: Zuckerberg to call ISS astronauts
Mark Zuckerberg will host a live call with three astronauts aboard the International Space Station, using Facebook Live.
30 May 16
Facebook Live broadcasting Aussie house auctions
Planning a move to Australia? Exploring houses on the property market just got easier - now you can live stream the auctions from anywhere.
23 May 16
Kiwi tech company Zavy wins contract to analyse aggregated Facebook data
New Zealand social media monitoring provider Zavy has secured a contract with DataSift, allowing the company to analyse aggregated Facebook data.
16 May 16
Domain launches innovative Facebook Messenger chat bot
Recently, Domain (Australian real estate website) announced they would be utilising bots to help service their customers.
10 May 16
New Facebook, Messenger and Instagram apps coming to Windows 10
Microsoft recently announced a fleet of apps designed specifically for Windows 10 from the social media heavyweights.
04 May 16
New weapon in fight against nipple censorship: Man boobs?
A cancer support group out of Argentina is making waves with its new video, taking shots at social media networks who censor showing women’s breasts.
02 May 16
Who ruined social media?
I’ll happily tell you who I think is ruining it for all of us. Let’s have some straight talk about who is ruining Facebook and Twitter.
29 Apr 16
New malware scam using Facebook Messenger
ESET is warning Facebook users of a common scam that sees attackers sending videos via Facebook Messenger through a user’s friend list.
19 Apr 16
Inside Facebook’s developer conference
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg kicked the conference off with a keynote detailing Facebook’s 10-year technology roadmap.
18 Apr 16
Facebook launches alternative text function for the blind
"We want to build technology that helps the blind community experience Facebook the same way others enjoy it."
07 Apr 16