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  • With A Flick Of The Wrist, Facebook Could Destroy Current Advertising Models

    With A Flick Of The Wrist, Facebook Could Destroy Current Advertising Models

    Advertising is something that we’ve all grown accustomed to in today’s society. For companies that provide free services, it’s an important part of keeping those services free for everyone to use. But are ads even working on us anymore? That’s up for debate and discussion, and those are decisions everyone can make for themselves. One of the biggest companies ever facing… Read More

  • Facebook Rolls Out Changes to Chat, Other Experiments, Leads to Problems

    Facebook Rolls Out Changes to Chat, Other Experiments, Leads to Problems

    Facebook made changes to the Facebook Chat sidebar feature, several users are reporting. Now, your favorite online friends appear in the top section of Chat, with a separate list titled “More Online Friends” underneath. This makes it easier to find the Facebook friends you chat with often. However, we’ve also seen reports where select users are getting a mini News Feed in… Read More

  • Facebook Clusters Topics In News Feed, Opens Can Of Worms

    Facebook Clusters Topics In News Feed, Opens Can Of Worms

    Facebook has been trying to figure out its News Feed since it launched in 2006, and of course because it’s Facebook every time it changes absolutely anything it seems to throw users into of tumult. Earlier today the company launched the latest incremental step in its quest to try to make sense of the sheer amount of realtime data it processes: Aggregated topic clusters in the Facebook… Read More

  • Raptr, The Social Gaming Network, Launches First Personalized News Feed For Gamers

    There are a lot of companies out there trying to leverage the social graph to make discovering new products, services, or tools — whatever the case may be — easier and more personalized. But, when it comes to games, few do it better than Raptr. For those unfamiliar with the company, Raptr is a social network that revolves around gaming, which allows users to keep tabs on what… Read More