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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.

Jan 30, 2016, 23:39 PM IST

New tool predicts which photos will go viral on Facebook

The term 'cascades' is used to describe photos or videos being shared multiple times.

Apr 06, 2014, 15:49 PM IST

Facebook's new 'same old' News Feed to have bigger photos

The updated News Feed would reach majority of users this month.

Mar 07, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

Facebook builds 'cold storage' archive for old photos

A 16,000-square-foot data centre under construction in Prineville, Oregon, is designed to provide a more efficient home for older and less popular material.

Feb 25, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Facebook posts more memorable than faces: study

"Facebook is updated roughly 30 million times an hour so it's easy to dismiss it as full of mundane, trivial bits of information that we will instantly forget as soon as we read them," said researcher Laura Mickes, visiting scholar at University of California, San Diego.

Jan 16, 2013, 19:03 PM IST

Facebook re-designs photos section

In a move to make photo viewing more enjoyable on Facebook, the social networking giant has announced launching a re-designed version of its photos section.

Jul 31, 2012, 20:59 PM IST

Inappropriate pictures on Facebook could lose you a job

Researchers warned of increase in employers checking candidates lifestyle, attitudes and even appearance in photos loaded on Facebook profiles.

Jul 24, 2012, 15:10 PM IST

Your deleted Facebook pics remain accessible

The photos do not disappear even after they are deleted but can still be accessed by anyone with a link to the images themselves.

Feb 07, 2012, 10:10 AM IST