Woman finds intruder asleep in bed, clicks selfie in UAE

A Tunisian woman, after discovering a drunk man asleep in her bed, clicked a selfie and posted it on a social networking site before alerting police here in the UAE, a media report said on Wednesday.

'Hubhopper' promises to be best place on web for music, film lovers

A new social networking site 'Hubhopper,' has launched with the promise to offer users the best place on the web for music and film aficionados.

Engineering student held for offensive post on social media

An engineering student has been arrested by the city police for making comments with potential communal overtones on a social networking site.

Facebook looks at traditional media to woo customers
Facebook looks at traditional media to woo customers

Social networking site Facebook has not lost interest in advertising through traditional media yet. According to a Nielsen study, Facebook has spent more than six million pounds on traditional media in Britain so far this year -- significantly up from 16,000 pounds in 2014.

Facebook's new feature 'Scrapbook' to collect, organise photos
Facebook's new feature 'Scrapbook' to collect, organise photos

Facebook has introduced a new feature that not only helps you collect and organise photos of your children at one place but also share them with other friends on the social networking site.

Facebook blocks pages insulting Prophet Mohammed in Turkey
Facebook blocks pages insulting Prophet Mohammed in Turkey

Social networking site Facebook has reportedly blocked some pages that seem to insult the Prophet Mohammed following orders by a Turkish court.

Social networking site Facebook restored after 40 minutes of outage
Social networking site Facebook restored after 40 minutes of outage

The popular social networking site Facebook was apparently down on early Tuesday, with the site saying it is working on fixing the issue.

Social networking site 'Facebook at Work' launched for final testing
Social networking site 'Facebook at Work' launched for final testing

 'Facebook for work', has been launched by the popular social networking site Facebook.

Facebook testing new classifieds feature within Groups
Facebook testing new classifieds feature within Groups

 Social networking site Facebook is reportedly experimenting with a feature where Group members can post details about the items they intend to sell instead of the usual status updates.

Twitter in two minds over autoplaying videos on users' timeline
Twitter in two minds over autoplaying videos on users' timeline

 Social networking site Twitter is reportedly in two minds over autoplaying videos on its users' timeline.

Army cautions personnel, veterans about using social networking site

Faced with an onslaught of unsavoury messages on social media, some purportedly written by retired and serving personnel, the army on Thursday turned to Facebook to caution them against accepting or forwarding messages without verifying facts.

Chris Brown apologises for accusing Karrueche Tran
Chris Brown apologises for accusing Karrueche Tran

Singer Chris Brown has apologised on a social-networking site for accusing Karrueche Tran of cheating on him with Drake.

Facebook says it won't commercialise personal content
Facebook says it won't commercialise personal content

 Facebook recently changed its privacy policy and many photographers, both amateur and professional, held fears that the social network could start commercialising their images.

Facebook teeming with lonely hearts, finds study

The feeling of loneliness is bringing more people in search of friends to Facebook, in stark contrast to the view that the social networking site makes people feel isolated, revealed a research.

Facebook issues apology to drag queens over 'real-name' policy
Facebook issues apology to drag queens over 'real-name' policy

Facebook has reportedly issued an apology to drag queens over its "real-name" policy that required them to use their legal names on the social networking site.

'Ad free' Ello your new social networking address?

A new social networking site Ello - described by some people as “anti-Facebook” - that has created quite a buzz claims to end the “real name” policy by keeping itself simple, beautiful and ad-free.

Girl held for 'defaming' friends on FB through fake accounts

A 22-year-old girl was arrested from Cuncolim village Thursday for allegedly creating fake accounts of her friends on a social networking site and posting their pictures with obscene messages, police said.

Facebook not going to charge users any fee: Reports
Facebook not going to charge users any fee: Reports

An article on the satirical website National Report, which stated that the social networking site is going to charge its users $2.99 per month starting Nov 1 is fictional, media reports said.

Soon, track the number of clicks a video gets on Facebook
Soon, track the number of clicks a video gets on Facebook

Social networking giant Facebook announced on Sunday that it is adding a counter to videos that will allow users to track how many times a video is seen.

Facebook addiction can leave you lonely, depressed
Facebook addiction can leave you lonely, depressed

Do you often feel you have wasted time on Facebook or termed it as a meaningless activity but still cannot let your eyes move away from the screen? You are at the risk of developing depression.