Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn deal

Microsoft on Monday shifted its focus to social networking with a massive $26.2 billion deal for professional social network LinkedIn.

Mark Zuckerberg clears air on 'Trending Topics' issue on Facebook – Read full text

Mark Zuckerberg clears air on 'Trending Topics' issue on Facebook – Read full text

As per reports, the contractors working on Facebook's Trending Topics have been suppressing conservative stories.

Do you know Mark Zuckerberg wears the same T-shirt everyday? Here's why!

Do you know Mark Zuckerberg wears the same T-shirt everyday? Here's why!

The round-neck grey T-shirt and a pair of jeans with flip-flops have become synonymous with Mark Zuckerberg, the billionaire-founder of Facebook. To the most, add his signature hoodie.

Is Facebook adding computer art to make your photos incredible?

Is Facebook adding computer art to make your photos incredible?

According to The Verge, it has been discovered that for every photo you upload to Facebook or Instagram, the company quietly makes an html page that replicates that photo using ASCII or text characters that lets you blow up your images to massive scale.

Indian-origin social network `Hubhopper` raises its first round

The social network hubhopper that's a gateway to everything awesome happening on the web has a community for just about everything with a one of a kind digital remote that helps its users tailor-make their experience in real time.

Twitter warns users of state-sponsored attacks

After Facebook and Google, now Twitter has alerted its users to falling a victim of a state-sponsored cyberattack, a media report said here.

Hate Facebook? Learn why you meekly log in again

Hate Facebook? Learn why you meekly log in again

 Have you felt like walking away from Facebook or to shut down your account swearing never to return, only to meekly log back in a week later? You are not alone.

See pic: Mark Zuckerberg​ shares pretty photo with baby Max

See pic: Mark Zuckerberg​ shares pretty photo with baby Max

 Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg posted an adorable picture of himself with his baby daughter Max on his Facebook page.

Alphabet revamps Google+ online social network

Alphabet revamps Google+ online social network

Google's social network launched Communities in late 2012.

Naseeruddin Shah's social network accounts fake: Anupam Kher

Naseeruddin Shah's social network accounts fake: Anupam Kher

 Actor Anupam Kher says all the accounts on social networking websites by the name of his "A Wednesday" co-star Naseeruddin Shah are fake.

Indians more comfortable socializing online: Survey

Indians more comfortable socializing online: Survey

When it comes to children, 53 percent Indians believe that their wards need coaxing or take very long to make new friends. This trend is largely seen in Bengaluru, Mumbai and Lucknow.

Facebook again goes down with 'Something went wrong' error message!

Facebook again goes down with 'Something went wrong' error message!

Users of social networking giant Facebook were in for a disappointment as they were unable to log into the website. Facebook is down for millions of users across the world.

Facebook sees a billion users in a single day

Facebook on Thursday boasted of a new achievement with a billion people using the leading social network in a single day.

This is how Facebook decides what's trending

This is how Facebook decides what's trending

Ever wondered how Facebook determines what you see in your news feed every time you log in? The social networking site has actually devised different algorithms for it.

'Frontback' app will not be discontinued: Company

'Frontback' app will not be discontinued: Company

Developers of the smartphone camera app "Frontback" took a u-turn when they announced that the application, due to be closed soon, will continue to offer its services to the users.

Battling addiction? Get sober with this 'social' app

Battling addiction? Get sober with this 'social' app

 If you are struggling with alcoholism or other forms of addictions, here comes a smartphone app that aims to help by connecting you to a social network of sober people.

Facebook tests 'Watch Later' button

Facebook tests 'Watch Later' button

With Facebook already clocking four billion daily video views, it is clearly one of the fastest growing content categories on the site.

Tajikistan ends Facebook block prompted by IS defector

Ex-Soviet Tajikistan on Monday lifted blocks on popular websites including Facebook and YouTube it imposed after a police chief appeared in an online video announcing his defection to the Islamic State group.

Why we browse Facebook when we want to take break?

Scientists have found why social networks such as Facebook are such a popular diversion for people who feel like taking a break.

Mobile phone data can predict employment shocks

Mobile phone data can be used to quickly and accurately detect, track and predict changes in the economy at multiple levels, says a new research.