Archive for July, 2011

Internet Providers Going After Online Pirates »

Beware evildoer downloaders! Under a new anti-piracy effort announced on Thursday, anyone who illegally downloads copyrighted movies, television, music and more might find their bandwidth squeezed to a trickle. It’s because now US Internet service providers are joining in on the effort to stem off the massive piracy. The companies will warn owners six times […]

Facebook Parties Banned in Germany? »

Germany is ready to outlaw what are called “Facebook Parties” due to several incidents of people getting out of control and causing damage and injury. The parties occur when people promote a party but don’t stop to adjust their privacy settings or don’t realize the ramifications of what they’re doing. In several cases not only […] Turns Facebook Feed into an Excel Spreadsheet »

Ever surf Facebook at work but were afraid your boss would catch you? Well fear no more as it’s reported that a new website lets you surf the popular social networking site without the chance of your boss catching on. Well that’s what this story claims anyhow. Of course it was college students who came […]

Facebook Video Chat Via Skype »

More news about the upcoming breakthrough secret from Facebook as the rumors spread by it’s owner Mark Zuckerberg has techies and Facebook members chomping at the bit. Some figured it would be apps for iPads and iPhones but so far the best bet is a new interactive hybrid of Facebook and Skype. This would be […]

Google Hires Lobbyists To Fight Antitrust Investigation »

Google is loaded for bear regarding the FTC’s impending antitrust probe into the company. Google says it has hired 12 lobbying firms to help them in battling the FTC in this regard. The FTC had been digging around Google regarding whether the company engaged in unfair practices in dominating the search engine market so the […]

Facebook iPad App Rumor »

Facebook fans are sitting on the edge of their seats as Mark Zuckerberg the head of Facebook has announced that something ‘awesome’ is going to happen next week to the social networking site. With over 600 million users on Facebook, anything he launches is going to be seen and used by that many people. Speculation […]