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How to change your name on Facebook

June 29th, 2022

Do you want to change your name on Facebook? Perhaps you’ve recently had your name changed or simply want to add a fun nickname to your profile. The good news is that your Facebook name isn’t permanent. Although Facebook only allows you to update your profile name every 60 days, with the tips provided in …

Facebook Timeline now live for all users

December 15th, 2011

Facebook on Thursday activated its Timeline feature for all users of the social network. Facebook’s Timeline totally revamps a user’s profile page and lists events, such as check-ins, new friends, photos and more, in chronological order. We registered as a developer and have been using the Timeline feature for the past few months. We love …

Facebook apps accidentally leak personal data, Symantec says

May 11th, 2011

According to security firm Symantec, some advertisers on Facebook may have had access to your person profile, photographs and chats thanks to a security leak that was enabled by close to 100,000 Facebook applications. Thankfully, Symantec doesn’t think the advertisers ever knew that they had access to the personal data, and Facebook has already “taken …

Xobni for Gmail hits beta, Android/iPhone apps coming soon

March 18th, 2011

Today Xobni, the company behind the popular inbox management software with the same name, announced that it will begin offering a beta browser-plugin for Chrome and Firefox that works with Gmail. Xobni for Gmail creates profiles for each contact in your address book, and automatically fills in company, title, social network profiles, and more. If …

Facebook for BlackBerry 2.0 beta launches with Facebook Chat

March 17th, 2011

RIM has made Facebook for BlackBerry, version 2.0, available via its BlackBerry Beta World portal. The latest update includes support for Facebook Chat and messages — which will now automatically land in your unified mailbox. Provided that you leave yourself signed in, the app will automatically notify you of new chat messages, even if you don’t …

Facebook paid $8.5 million for fb.com; pushing new profile layout to all users

January 11th, 2011

Just a few tidbits of Facebook news to report here. Reuters is reporting that the social networking site paid a hefty $8.5 million to acquire the domain fb.com from the American Farm Bureau Federation. Last year, Facebook launched its revamped messaging service, offering its users facebook.com email address in the process. The alternate domain fb.com was purchased …

New application inflicts profile image art on your Facebook page

December 29th, 2010

If you don’t have the talent and know-how to construct a visually appealing and improvised Facebook layout like that of French artist Alexandre Oudin, fear not. A new Facebook application dubbed Profile Maker will allow you to easily and painlessly emulate Monsieur Oudin’s thoughtful layouts. So if you’re low on creativity, but still want to impress your …

Facebook to begin rolling out new profile page

December 6th, 2010

The genesis of Facebook continues. Yesterday, via a blog post, the social networking site announced that it would be rolling out a new, more intuitive profile page for its users. The new landing page, which houses all of your personal details, offers a new introduction, featured friends, an improved way to share favorite music, movies, books, and …

HTC Mozart and Mondrian to be Windows Phone 7 handsets

July 8th, 2010

XML files with user agent profile information found on HTC’s website reveal that the HTC Mozart and the Mondrian will be Windows Phone 7 handsets. The XML files confirm much of what was rumored about the handsets including the presence of a 480×800 display, a keyboard-less slate form factor, Bluetooth with A2DP and various hands-free …