timeline

  • 4 Facebook Employees Built A Working Demo Of Timeline In One Night

    4 Facebook Employees Built A Working Demo Of Timeline In One Night

    Rome wasn’t built in a day, but Timeline was. What now allows hundreds of millions to tell the story of their lives started as an all-night Hackathon project in 2010. 2 brave Facebook engineers, an intern, and a designer cobbled together a working prototype that a year later would become Facebook’s flashiest redesign. A Note published today by Facebook’s engineering team… Read More

  • Did You Review Your Whole Facebook Timeline Before Publishing It?

    Did You Review Your Whole Facebook Timeline Before Publishing It?

    Really? The whole thing? You probably didn’t, but you should because there are things you posted long ago that you might not want people to see. I sincerely worry that all over the world, this is happening right now: “Oh look, a new Facebook profile design. Grrr, I dislike change, but it looks cool. There’s a 7 day preview period? But all my friends are showing off their… Read More

  • Quickly Tag Photos With Locations, Assist Ad Targeting With Facebook’s New Timeline Map

    Quickly Tag Photos With Locations, Assist Ad Targeting With Facebook’s New Timeline Map

    There’s one big new feature in today’s global rollout of Facebook Timeline. Facebook has enhanced the Timeline Map with a wizard that lets you rapidly tag your existing photos with locations. You can also now type in a location and share rich stories about whether you’ve been, took a trip, or lived there. The Map feature could seriously advance Facebook’s… Read More

  • Facebook Timeline For Mobile Web and Android Lets You Access Apps But Not Privacy Controls

    Facebook Timeline For Mobile Web and Android Lets You Access Apps But Not Privacy Controls

    Facebook this morning rolled out Timeline to the entire world, and now you can access some of its features from Facebook for Android 1.8.1 and the HTML5 mobile site m.facebook.com. The mobile version lets you scroll through Timeline posts, browse Photos, and check out reports of third-party app activity and sometimes open the apps themselves. Mobile Timeline does not include the Activity… Read More

  • Facebook’s New Timeline: Data Goes In, But Can It Ever Leave?

    Facebook’s New Timeline: Data Goes In, But Can It Ever Leave?

    At last week’s Facebook developers conference, f8, the company introduced the radically redesigned profile page now called the Facebook Timeline. Instead of a single column stream of status updates, shares and photo uploads, the new Timeline provides a deeper look into your past. You navigate your Timeline through right-side navigation that lets you click into the months and years all… Read More

  • Quick Look: 13.3-inch Acer Timeline

    I know everybody is excited to start their weekend but the bell doesn’t dismiss you, I dismiss you. So before you go, I’m gonna tell you about this new 3.5-pound Acer Timeline ultraportable that just came out yesterday. Read More

  • New Acer Timeline ultraportables up for preorder

    Various configurations of the recently-announced Acer Timeline ultraportables are now available for preorder. Since they’re Windows 7-based systems, they’ll ship this Thursday, October 22nd when Microsoft’s new operating system is released. Read More

  • Acer adds dual-core CPUs, Windows 7, and an 11.6-inch model to Timeline series

    Keeping with the idea of netbook portability and battery life yet with standard notebook power, Acer’s bumped its Timeline series to dual-core CPUs, added Windows 7, and slid an 11.6-inch model weighing just over three pounds into the mix at just $600. Read More

  • Acer releasing 11.6-inch Timeline ultraportable soon?

    If you liked the smell of what Acer was cooking with the 11.6-inch Aspire One 751 netbook that was recently released but the relatively anemic 1.33GHz Atom CPU left a bad taste in your mouth, then prepare to cleanse your palate with the digital equivalent of crackers and unflavored water because Acer’s apparently prepping an 11.6-inch Timeline-series computer with an Intel ultra low… Read More

  • Acer Aspire Timeline spotted at an American Wal-Mart

    Even though we haven’t heard a thing about the Acer Aspire Timeline since it was announced a while ago, that doesn’t mean we have forgotten about Acer’s latest ultraportable notebook. The $598, 15.4-inch model (5810TZ-4657) was spotted at a Wal-Mart of all places by one of our intrepid readers minutes ago. Didn’t know that Walley World stocked the latest and greatest, eh? Read More

  • The Essential Collection Of Windows Splash Screens

    ZDNet must have a severe case of XP nostalgia because they’ve abandoned Vista and are now rowing backwards through the river of time. A recent pictorial shows all the Microsoft Windows start-up (splash) screens all the way from Windows 1.01 to Windows Vista. Quite the evolution Microsoft has made. Take a look at Windows For Workgroups and Windows ME. Failure? Anyone? Anyway, the slideshow… Read More