Facebook launches free internet app for basic online services

Facebook today launched a new app that will enable people with mobile phones around the world to browse health, employment and local information services without data charges.

US woman sues Facebook over `revenge porn` images

A woman in the US has filed a $123 million case against social networking site Facebook for not deleting "revenge porn" images uploaded by her old friend.

Facebook to shut down Gifts service in latest e-commerce shift

Facebook Inc will shut its 2-year-old Gifts shop on Aug. 12, as the world`s largest social network tests other ways to let consumers buy products on its website.

Facebook `forcing` messenger app users

Soon, you will be "forced" to download and use Facebook messenger app as you log on to the popular social networking site.

Soon, save content on Facebook and view later

Facebook is soon to launch a new feature that will let its users flag content like movies, music, TV shows and links for later viewing.

Facebook extends closing of WhatsApp acquisition by a year

Social networking giant Facebook has extended by a year the closing of its landmark USD 19 billion deal to acquire instant messaging app WhatsApp.

India records highest social networking growth: Study

More Indians are logging into Facebook and Twitter accounts, as evident from a record growth of 37 percent in social networking during 2013, according to a study by eMarketer.

Model Andreja Pejic comes out as transgender

Model Andreja Pejic, who was earlier known as Andrej Pejic, has publicly come out as a transgender woman.

Anushka Sharma`s Twitter followers cross 3 mn

Anushka Sharma is over the moon as her followers on micro-blogging site Twitter have increased to over three million.

AMU professor suspended for objectionable post on Facebook

An associate professor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) was Wednesday suspended by the vice chancellor for allegedly using objectionable language against him on social networking site Facebook.

Facebook rolls out `Save` feature to recall News Feeds

Facebook announced on Monday a new link-saving service called `Save`, which will allow users to save a link found in the News Feed to his or her account. With the item saved, the user can then recall all saved items at a later time.

Dehradun woman duped of Rs 1.30 cr by her Facebook friend

As they always say, choose your friends wisely. And when it comes to friendships on social networks, you ought to be extra vigilant else you can land in trouble. A glaring case of this has recently come into light.

World`s `First Projection Watch` to display time on your hand

The world`s "First Projection Watch" titled Ritot by an Indiegogo campaign would display time on your hand.

Shakira becomes first artist to surpass 100m `likes` on Facebook

Shakira recently became the first female celebrity to hit 100 million likes on Facebook, which made her the `most liked` artist on the social network site.

App to expose cheating partners

Have a doubt that your husband is having an extramarital affair? Get this app and track every detail of his digital life.

Subramanian Swamy faces Congress ire over his HIV positive students remark on FB

Accusing the BJP senior leader Subramanian Swamy of spreading animosity against the Catholic Church, the Goa Pradesh Congress has filed a complaint with Panaji Police over the former`s recent Facebook remark, as per reports on Saturday.

Facebook introduces new app only for celebrities

Social networking site Facebook has launched a new app called `Mentions` for Facebook-recognised or verified celebrities to help them manage their public figure pages.

Facebook tests `buy` button for online purchases in US

Social networking website Facebook is testing a new feature that lets users `buy` items from advertisements shown on the page.

Latest celeb hoax- superstar Rajinikanth hospitalised!

Legendary actor Rajinikanth is the latest celebrity to fall prey to a hoax message which says the actor got hospitalised while shooting `Linga`. Rajini`s fans certainly missed a beat after it was reported that the superstar has been admitted to a private hospital in Hyderabad.

Cheryl Cole`s family found out about wedding on Facebook

Cheryl Cole`s stepfather Anthony Leighton has revealed that only a small group of people were aware of her wedding plans.