Tag Archives: Facebook

VIDEO: Facebook Experiments With Disappearing Posts

11 Sep

The ephemeral messaging apps space dominated by Snapchat keeps growing. Now it seems Facebook is adding to the trend again — in a whole new way. In a question and answer section on Facebook, the company now describes how to set a post you’ve published to expire, a process that allows the message to disappear. […]

VIDEO: Why Facebook Wants You To Download Their Messenger App

29 Jul

Facebook will start requiring users to download a separate Messenger application if they wish to continue using Facebook for mobile messaging.

VIDEO: Facebook Launches ‘Slingshot’ App To Rival ‘Snapchat’

17 Jun

“Slingshot” has all the same basic functions as “Snapchat,” but with a few minor tweaks here and there.

VIDEO: Apple Looking To Acquire Beats For $3.2 Billion

9 May

The purchase would help shore up Apple’s share of the music subscription service industry, thanks to Beats Music.

VIDEO: Tech Companies Defy Government, Alert Users Of Data Requests

2 May

Apple, Google, Facebook and Microsoft are revising their privacy policies to more often notify users of government data requests.

VIDEO: Hands On With Jelly, A New Social Search Engine

8 Jan

Jelly is a new search engine from Twitter co-founder Biz Stone. It uses your social networks to bring you answers to your questions.

VIDEO: Mossberg’s Swan Song: 20 Years of Personal Tech

18 Dec

Remember the Apple Newton? How about Netscape? Even if these products did not last until the present, they left their mark in the evolution of personal technology. For his final WSJ video column, Walt Mossberg takes us through the last 20 years.

VIDEO: U.S. Tech Companies Call For More Controls On Surveillance

10 Dec

Eight major U.S. web companies, including Apple, Google and Facebook, made a joint call on Monday for tighter controls on how governments collect personal data, intensifying the furor over online surveillance.

VIDEO: Instagram Lands On Windows Phone

20 Nov

After much anticipation, the official Instagram app launched on Windows Phone Wednesday The app comes just one week after the Twitter-owned video social network Vine popped up for Windows Phone. The news isn’t much of a surprise, it’s been known that Instagram would eventually show up, thanks to an announcement at Nokia World.

VIDEO: Blackberry CEO steps down amidst struggle.

5 Nov

iPad Mini shortage! Selfies get their own app! iPhone 5S sells dud batteries.