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Facebook is a Social Networking service launched in 2004. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes. At first, only students from Harvard could join the service, but over time more users were allowed to join. Today, Facebook remains the leader in social networking, but most importantly, it is the top online identity provider as the overwhelming majority of Facebook users have registered using their real identities.If you have a Facebook account, you can use Ubergizmo's Social Reader.

Parents can control child’s Facebook page with new bill

05/17/2011, California, the Golden State, might soon see parents being given the legal authority to control their child’s Facebook page if a new bill under consideration is passed, of course. Facebook won’t be the only site affected by this bill as other...

Parents name baby as Like after Facebook button

05/16/2011, You know just how crazy the world can get? Well, a pair of Israeli parents who are absolutely in love with Facebook have decided to name their daughter after Facebook’s iconic “Like” button – simply because both Lior and Vardit...

Bing introduces enhanced Social Search

05/16/2011, Taking a leaf out of Google’s social search-enhanced results, Bing has upgraded their search engine to include such features as well. Bing now takes into account what your friends on the internet “Like” on Facebook and modifies your...

Facebook owns up to Google smear campaign

05/13/2011, Burston-Marsteller, a public consultancy recently came forward earlier this week saying that Facebook had hired the company to pull off a smear campaign against Google’s social networking service, Social Circles. Burston-Marsteller sent major news...

Facebook login approvals help beef up security

05/12/2011, Remember how Symantec sounded the clarion call for users to beef up their Facebook passwords by changing it frequently, touting that it might just prevent your account from being hacked or hijacked? Well, Facebook did not turn a deaf ear to such threats,...

Facebook announces photo tagging for pages

05/11/2011, In an attempt to make Pages more unified with the rest of Facebook, the company has officially announced that starting today they will begin to roll out the feature for users to tag Pages in photographs. Previously, photo tags were limited to just people...

Sid Meier’s Civ World arriving on Facebook this summer

05/11/2011, It looks like Facebook is going to get a little more unproductive. As if games like FarmVille and Mafia Wars weren’t taking up enough of your time, the king of all time wasters is making its way over to the world’s favorite social network....

Symantec says change your Facebook password – NOW!

05/10/2011, Symantec researchers, who spend their entire time waking up (or so it seems) searching for security flaws across the vast spectrum of operating systems, websites and programs, have just issued a statement to the masses, asking them to change their...

Call of Duty:Black Ops is more addictive than Facebook

05/10/2011, According to Activision Blizzard, people spend more time playing Call of Duty: Black Ops than they do tagging pics, updating their statuses or poking people on Facebook. The claim is that on average gamers play Call of Duty: Black Ops for 58 minutes a day...

Microsoft close to snapping up Skype for $8 billion

05/10/2011, Update: Microsoft closed the deal with Skype already. Congrats on your new purchase! When we get our Christmas bonus (if any considering the economic climate), we often think of what we should be getting our loved ones, and those gifts rarely go to the...

HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa up for pre-order in the UK

05/09/2011, HTC’s dedicated Facebook phones, the HTC ChaCha (or ChaChaCha in Spain) and the HTC Salsa have finally got a release date. According to the Amazon UK store, the two phones will be delivered at the end of next month, June 26th. The HTC ChaCha...

Facebook quietly rolls out privacy update

05/06/2011, Without any fanfare or announcements, Facebook has introduced a new privacy feature that allows users to hide certain types of updates from their walls and the newsfeeds of friends. The feature that has been long requested for is finally here, and there...

Facebook app for BlackBerry smartphones beta updated to version 2.0

05/06/2011, RIM has finally released a new version of the Facebook app for their BlackBerry smartphones. Ever since entering the beta testing phase about six weeks ago, results have been promising and now new features have been added to give the beta a much needed...

Facebook now allows shortened name tags

05/06/2011, If tagging a friend was too much work in Facebook previously, well – life just got easier. Facebook has rolled out a new feature where users don’t have to use “@” to tag a friend anymore. Just start typing the first few letters of a...