Facebook Sued, A Man claims 84% Ownership of the company [Updated]

Facebook Sued, A Man claims 84% Ownership of the company [Updated]

A man from New York who names himself Paul D. Ceglia has claimed 84% ownership of Facebook and has sued both Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook in New York’s Allegany County State Supreme Court.

[ More ] By on Jul 12, 2010 in News, Social Media | Comment
Rumor: Google Secretly Invested Over $100 Million to start Google Games

Rumor: Google Secretly Invested Over $100 Million to start Google Games

According to TechCrunch, Google has secretly invested anywhere between $100 to $200 million in the popular social games development company, Zynga. Apparently, neither Google or Zynga has officially confirmed this news but TechCrunch says that they have confirmed the story from multiple sources.

[ More ] By on Jul 12, 2010 in Business, Games, News, Social Media | Comment
Youtube Now Supports High Quality 4096p Super HD videos

Youtube Now Supports High Quality 4096p Super HD videos

Youtube has gone beyond the 1080 HD videos which is still not very common on many consumer electronics devices today. Youtube has announced at the VidCon 2010 conference that they will now support a massive 4096×3072 pixel resolution of super HD videos and content on their website.

[ More ] By on Jul 12, 2010 in News, Videos | Comment
Finally Google Maps gets Short URLs

Finally Google Maps gets Short URLs

Google has finally made possible to add short URLs to its Google Map service. Till now Google Maps had very long URLs which usually became unmanageable if you send multiple Google Map links to your friends. According to Google Operating System, Google Maps Short URLs will be hosted on Google’s official URL shortener, Goo.gl which […]

[ More ] By on Jul 10, 2010 in News, Web Apps | Comment
Facebook to shut down its Gifts Shop

Facebook to shut down its Gifts Shop

Facebook has announced that they are shutting down its virtual gifts shop. The virtual gifts shop was added on Facebook in 2007 where users could buy virtual gifts through Facebook credits and send it to others.

[ More ] By on Jul 9, 2010 in Social Media | Comment
Google adds Rich Text Signatures Feature on Gmail

Google adds Rich Text Signatures Feature on Gmail

Google has added a new option on Gmail where users can add custom rich text signatures in their emails while sending it. Users can customize their signatures on their wish i.e they can add links, images or text and can use their own fonts and colors.

[ More ] By on Jul 9, 2010 in News, Web Apps | Comment
Facebook Acquires Local Travel Recommendation Service Nextstop

Facebook Acquires Local Travel Recommendation Service Nextstop

Facebook has acquired local travel recommendation service, Nextstop. Nextstop is a service where users can create their own local travel guides or browse through other user’s guides and recommend it to other users.

[ More ] By on Jul 9, 2010 in Business, Social Media | Comment
Early Googler and White House Staffer Katie Stanton Heads to Twitter

Early Googler and White House Staffer Katie Stanton Heads to Twitter

White House and the State Department’s office of innovation staffer, Katie Jacobs Stanton has joined Twitter Management to manage company’s business and international strategy. 

[ More ] By on Jul 9, 2010 in News, Social Media | Comment
“The Social Network” Second Trailer Released

“The Social Network” Second Trailer Released

Columbia Pictures has released second trailer of their new movie “The Social Network” which is based on the popular social networking site, Facebook and is also called as “The Facebook” movie. The movie is directed by David Fincher which stars Jesse Eisenberg who plays Mark Zuckerberg in the movie.

[ More ] By on Jul 9, 2010 in Entertainment, Social Media | Comment
Hackers gets access through Pirate Bay’s Entire User Database and Admin Panel

Hackers gets access through Pirate Bay’s Entire User Database and Admin Panel

A group of Argentinian hackers headed by malware researcher Ch Russo has hacked the illegal file sharing site, The Pirate Bay and got access through the website’s admin panel and entire user database.

[ More ] By on Jul 8, 2010 in News | Comment
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