How to Read Facebook Messages on iPhone without Messenger App

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In an attempt to completely overtake people's mobile devices, Facebook released a not-so-successful application last year called Facebook Home. We gave 8 reasons not to use this awkward application back then. This app was designed to basically take over your entire Android OS but it's obvious that didn't go down too well with a lot of people. For a while now, page owners need to use another app as well to effectively manage Pages. Now, you're being forced to use the Messenger app to manage … [Read more...]

How to Delete All Posts on Facebook Timeline Automatically

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If you live in a country where your job prospects can be marred by your social media activities, it's always a wise idea to be extremely careful about what you post on websites like Facebook. A silly Facebook update might not even affect your job search now, it may later haunt you in the future when you find it being used against you.It's been three years since we posted an article on how to wipe your Facebook timeline and strip it down to nothing but we all know how Facebook changes every … [Read more...]

Sorry, Something Went Wrong: Facebook is Down, Users Take to Twitter

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Facebook is down and we're yet to know why. The full site isn't responding and the mobile app too is not working. This started happening around 9:00 GMT +1 and it's been almost 15 minutes already.This seem to affect quite a lot (or all users) as there has been several tweets and if this happens for too long, Facebook may start trending on Twitter.Twitter must be experiencing a surge in traffic right now. Facebook is definitely working on this and the site should be back online within … [Read more...]

Post Status Updates to Facebook “Via Microsoft” on Windows 8

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Windows 8 is now almost 2 years and back then when it was released in 2012, one of the things I loved about it was the default People app that allows you to manage multiple social media accounts. For an operating system that's almost 2 years old, one should've explored every nook and cranny of it but there are times you just don't give certain simple things much thought. There are Windows 8 users who do not even have their social media accounts connected because they've never opened the People … [Read more...]

How to Keep Your Profile Safe on Facebook

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Facebook is probably the most popular social networking site in the world and with millions of people logging in and creating their profiles everyday, real life friends and total strangers alike adding you to their lists. It's worth mentioning that even though the website has been up for a number of years, you still get to hear about hacked profiles and other security breaches.Also Read: Facebook Hacking – How To Protect Your AccountIt is always better to be safe than sorry and here are … [Read more...]

Goodbye Privacy: WhatsApp Added to Facebook’s Data Mine

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The biggest story in tech world over the past 24 hours remains the jaw-dropping $19b deal as WhatsApp decided to sell its messaging platform to Facebook though we reported this last year in a blog post. This came with lots of mixed reactions from users and observers and the number one question people are asking is whether there's still going to be any form of privacy.Facebook treats users private data like their property and this is a major problem a lot of people have with the company. This … [Read more...]

How to Hide Your Friends List on The New Facebook Timeline

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For reasons best known to you, you may wish to keep your friends list private on Facebook. The settings are there already and a lot of people already use it but if you can't seem to figure it out, this post is for you.It's very easy and you may even beat yourself up for not being able to figure it out earlier after going through the simple steps explained later. Facebook keeps tweaking it's user interface and the post I wrote on this earlier may not really be applicable anymore.I have to … [Read more...]

4 Easy Ways Download Videos From Facebook

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Lots of people upload videos on Facebook daily but you can only play those videos, you're not allowed to download them. Sometimes, you probably wish to save some of these videos and watch them later but there's no download option on Facebook. There are several ways to download Facebook videos which ranges from using different browser addons to different online services that allow you to freely download Facebook videos. Out of the different methods, I came up with four which I consider the best. … [Read more...]