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Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 12/05/2011

Today in Tech: Xbox Live, Carrier IQ, Facebook to acquire Gowalla

Also: Carrier IQ draws scrutiny; Facebook to acquire Gowalla

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:53 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Microsoft, Mobile

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 11/11/2011

Today in Tech: Apple battery issues, Steam confirms hack, unlocked iPhone 4S on sale

Apple battery issues, Steam confirms hack, unlocked iPhone 4S on sale

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:23 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, Gaming

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 09/22/2011

Facebook changes: Share more, do more

Facebook is trying to be your one-stop shop for the Web

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:40 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 09/22/2011

f8: Facebook redesign, new features expected

Facebook is expected to have a few more features up its sleeve.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  06:00 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Networking, Facebook

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Facebook remembers 9/11 anniversary with app, concert coverage

Facebook is livestreaming tonight’s Kennedy Center memorial concert and letting people share their memories

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:58 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Digital Culture

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Shared links have a short lifespan

How long is the Facebook and Twitter news cycle? About three hours.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:12 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Facebook, Digital Culture

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 08/26/2011

Facebook announces f8 developer conference

The social network could announce one or two big new features after the Sept. 22 gathering.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:43 AM ET, 08/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Facebook offers emergency prep advice from FEMA

Facebook is talking to FEMA, the National Weather Service and the Red Cross about disaster preparation.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:04 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Twitter

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Facebook has 1 trillion page views

According to statistics posted by Google’s ad subsidiary, DoubleClick Wednesday, Facebook tops Google’s list of the 1,000 most-visited sites.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:50 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Facebook

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 08/23/2011

Facebook changes privacy controls

The social network will allow users to pre-approve which photos are tagged with their names.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:55 PM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Facebook launches Miramax eXperience app

Facebook users can now watch full-length Miramax movies online.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:14 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Online Video

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 08/12/2011

Google Plus adds games

Google announced that it’s adding games to its Google Plus social network

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:54 AM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gaming, Social Networking, Google, Facebook

Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 08/05/2011

Facebook’s ‘spam king’ indicted

Alleged Facebook spammer Sandford Wallace has been charged with fraud.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:38 PM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Security

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Report: Randi Zuckerberg to leave Facebook

Randi Zuckerberg, Facebook’s director of marketing and sister of its CEO and co-founder, may be striking out on her own.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:38 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 07/25/2011

Facebook iPad app reportedly leaked

Facebook reportedly leaked their iPad app in the code of their iPhone app.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:18 AM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Facebook, Tablets

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 07/18/2011

HTC Status: For the young and social

The ‘Facebook phone’ is great for social networking, but not for work

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:00 PM ET, 07/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Social Networking, Mobile

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Google Plus lingo: What are you using?

To friend, to like, to follow: Google + is making it’s own vocab.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:19 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social networking, Google, Facebook

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 07/08/2011

Gates, Zuckerberg: The world’s most awkward conversation?

Bill Gates will interview Mark Zuckerberg this weekend at a meeting of moguls

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:01 PM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Microsoft

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 07/06/2011

Facebook announces video calling

Facebook announced a partnership with Skype to bring video calling to the social network

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:10 PM ET, 07/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Skype, Microsoft, Social networking

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 07/06/2011

What will Facebook’s ‘awesome’ news be?

Facebook will make an announcement today, and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has promised it’s “awesome.”

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:38 AM ET, 07/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, Tablets, Online Music, Skype, Microsoft, Google

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 07/01/2011

Report: Facebook set to hit $1 billion in gaming revenue

Internet entrepreneur Kevin Ryan predicted that Facebook is on its way to hitting $1 billion in gaming revenue this year.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:10 PM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, gaming

Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 06/30/2011

Facebook promises ‘awesome’ announcement

Facing Google +, Facebook’s Zuckerberg says it’s planning something awesome.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:28 PM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Tablets, Facebook, Social Networking

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 06/29/2011

HTC Status, the ‘Facebook Phone’, gets official

HTC and AT&T took the wrappings off their new phone today, the HTC Status, which comes with deep Facebook integration.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:28 PM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Mobile, Google

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 06/29/2011

Facebook Credits draws criticism, inspires competition

AdKnowledge has launched a product to let developers skirt Facebook Credits.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:43 AM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Social networking, Gaming

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Google Plus takes aim at Facebook

Google’s social network, Google +, has many of Facebook’s features.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:49 PM ET, 06/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Social networking

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 06/27/2011

Facebook hires PlayStation hacker George Hotz, aka GeoHot

George Hotz is said to be working on the Facebook iPad app

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:48 PM ET, 06/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gaming, Facebook

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 06/01/2011

Empires & Allies, Zynga’s new game, loses the ‘ville’

“Empires& Allies” breaks from Zynga’s traditional model, as “CityVille meets Risk.”

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:08 PM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Gaming

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 05/16/2011

Bing, Facebook want you to ‘like’ your search results

Bing and Facebook announced that the social media site’s “like” button can be integrated into search results.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:32 PM ET, 05/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Microsoft, Social Media, Google, Facebook

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 05/12/2011

Facebook acknowledges anti-Google campaign

Facebook admits that it paid a PR firm to highlight privacy concerns in “Social Circle” feature.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:23 PM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social Media, Google, Facebook

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 04/26/2011

Facebook Deals launching today

Facebook is kicking off its coupon service site in five cities.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:25 AM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Online Shopping

Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 04/05/2011

Obama to hold Facebook HQ town hall

The White House announced Tuesday that President Obama will hold a town hall meeting at Facebook’s headquarters this month.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:08 PM ET, 04/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 03/16/2011

Facebook loses comment button, just hit enter

Facebook has changed the way users comment on each others’ posts.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:38 PM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Social media, Digital Culture, Facebook