Facebook’s Delegated Recovery Method Tries to Improve Upon Two-Factor Authentication

Facebook has announced a new recovery tool, called Delegated Recovery, which aims to help users in improving their account security. The social media networking site has released the new feature in collaboration with GitHub in a limited manner in order to get customer feedback but has shared the protocol behind this feature so that more…


Now, You Can Apply for Jobs Directly on Facebook

Facebook on Wednesday began letting businesses in the US or Canada post jobs and take applications from jobseekers, posing a challenge to Microsoft-owned LinkedIn. The platform’s users will be able to find help-wanted posts at business pages on Facebook or by looking in a new ‘Jobs’ bookmark on the leading social network’s mobile application. “Businesses…


Facebook Will Let You Give Your Own Definition of ‘Objectionable’ Content

Already facing flak for its censorship policies, Facebook now wants its users to define what is “objectionable”, eventually empowering them to decide how much nudity and violence they are comfortable seeing, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a post. These policies help a user understand what type of sharing is allowed on Facebook and what type…


WhatsApp working on Snapchat like Stories feature in iOS

ter reports of WhatsApp working on mute, replies and status change notification, a new leak by a tipster suggests that the chat app is now planning to add one more major update to its ‘Status’ tab. According to a tweet by WABetaInfo, a WhatsApp’s feature leaker,  the company is working on a new feature through…


Full letter: Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook can save the world

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday posted a 6000-word letter on how he believes that Facebook can help save the world by building a global community.  ” I know a lot of us are thinking about how we can make the most positive impact in the world right now. I wrote this letter about how…


Facebook Launches Video Apps for Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV, Amazon Fire TV

Facebook on Tuesday announced it was rolling out apps to allow people to view videos posted on the social network on connected televisions. The new apps – for Apple TV, Amazon’s Fire TV and Samsung Smart TV – will provide a more convenient way for users of the social network to view videos on a…


Facebook Now Autoplays News Feed Videos With Sound; Gets Picture-in-Picture Support and More

Facebook has been heavily focusing on videos lately and its latest update, announced on Tuesday, further tries to improve the video viewing experience on the social media platform. The new update allows the videos in feed to play automatically (or autoplay) with sound, while users had to tap on the video to unmute it earlier.…


WhatsApp Appoints Facebook’s Matt Idema as COO to Boost Monetisation: Report

WhatsApp has been providing its service free to all its users worldwide ever since launch. The IM app does not make money through ads like Instagram and Facebook either, so naturally, it is looking for alternate and innovative ways to monetise its extremely popular service soon. To do that, WhatsApp has reportedly appointed Facebook executive…


Facebook Lite Gets Speed, Reliability Improvements; Now Has Over 200 Million Users

Facebook has announced that over 200 million people are now using the stripped-down version of its main app – Facebook Lite. Facebook Lite, launched back in June 2015 for low-end Android devices, was introduced by the social media networking giant specifically for emerging markets as a solution for connections that are usually weak and spotty.…


WhatsApp for Windows Phone Update Brings New Home Page, Increases Media Sharing Limit to 30

WhatsApp has updated its Windows Phone app to introduce a new design and many new features. The update arrives for the WhatsApp Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 10 Mobile app, and bumps the version up to 2.17.52. The WhatsApp v2.17.52 update for Windows Phone increases the media sharing cap limit to 30 files. Previously, users…