Facebook 'Dislike' Button 'Too Complex' To Introduceview story

http://hardforum.com – A company that manages hundreds of millions of profiles a day and has a trillion ways to monitize every aspect of your personal information says a adding a dislike button is too complex. :rolleyes: Quote: "[The dislike button] came up a lot. In fact even the language of the word like was something we discussed a lot as well," said Taylor. (Hardware)

Taptalk CEO Onno Faber Discusses What It’s Like To Be Cloned By Facebookview story

http://techcrunch.com –  What do you do when Facebook clones your app? That’s a situation that Onno Faber, the founder of buzzy messaging app Taptalk, ran into when Facebook released Slingshot, its second effort at an ephemeral messaging app which borrowed many cues from Taptalk. Read More (IT news)

Controlling Facebook App RAM and/or startup behaviorview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I'm running Android 2.3 on a Nexus S, and working RAM is an issue. Facebook takes 30mb of working RAM as a background app. Is there a way to either: Run Facebook on demand (not at boot) Kill Facebook in a way it won't auto-restart Facebook is set to update "never". See also Facebook App size, how to control it? I don't care how much flash memory Facebook takes. (HowTos)

How to transfer apps between users?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – SCENARIO: My brother uses WhatsApp (Yes, my brother uses an old-lady app) to text all his friends, but does not have his own computer or tablet. I let him use my tablet to WhatsApp his friends. However, his friends post some photos which, let's just say, I'd rather not have on my device, and BLAME FACEBOOK whatsapp auto-downloads them. (HowTos)

Imperus Technologies to Acquire Social-Game Developer Diwipview story

http://hardforum.com – A $100M deal has been agreed upon between Imperious Technologies and social-game developer Diwip. The Tel Aviv based company is the maker of Best Casino, a top grossing mobile game and Facebook regular. Quote: In addition to its original games, Diwip also supplies proprietary game-making software to other companies. (Hardware)

"I'm online unblocker" for Facebook by PixelTechview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – When someone shows "unavailable" in Facebook Messanger, but shows "on line" in this app, does it mean they're chatting with someone else, and just hiding it? (HowTos)

Snapchat Ads Are Probably Cooler Than Facebook’s, But Still Not Coolview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Prepare for ads on Snapchat, bruh! The company announced on Friday that users will start receiving ads from brands under the Recent Updates section of the app. This is the same portion of the Snapchat inbox where you find Stories, a product that threads together multiple snaps (both video or photo) into one, long snap. (IT news)

Gillmor Gang LIVE 10.17.14view story

http://techcrunch.com –  Gillmor Gang – Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session has concluded for today. Gillmor Gang on Facebook Live FriendFeed chat during the show broadcast Our “Sister Show” G3 on Facebook Read More (IT news)

[ubuntu] Choppy Facebook videos in Google Chrome browserview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I experience very choppy videos when I click a video on facebook. Anyone else experience this or have a cure ? p.s. videos work fine in Firefox browser (Hardware)

11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want to Miss This Week (8/8)view story

http://techcrunch.com –  Here’s a recap of some of our top stories from 8/2 to 8/8. The public has scrutinized the success of standalone apps like Facebook Slingshot, Twitter Music, and Instagram Bolt, but most people don’t realize that these apps are supposed to fail most of the time. (IT news)