Category: Social Media

11Street Gives Back As You Buy

11Street is still on the Hari Raya mood as they raised MYR30,000 in their latest charity ‘Do Good Deals – Beli Sambil Memberi’ campaign. Dontated to The Budimas Charitable Foundation, the campaign was held through June 5th to July 20th,...

Facebook in Limelight

Facebook might as well in our dictionary by now. The world’s most successful social media platform that spawns a movie about its birth. Worth billions is US$ it is taking the world by storm and possibly planning to conquer the...

Facebook and Instagram Go Offline

Last Tuesday on 27th January the world went on a global panic when social media site Facebook and Instagram went offline for about an hour. A spokesperson from Facebook told The Verge┬áthat, “not the result of a third party attack...

Facebook Clamping Down on fake news sites

Facebook is finally taking to News Feed updates to solve the problem of hoaxes and fake news rampant on the social media site. The brand new news feed is designed to expose these fake news websites by crowd sourcing the...

Facebook acquires a Speech Recognition Firm

According to Reuters, social media tycoon, Facebook has acquired Wit.Ai, a speech recognition company. This may point to Facebook’s future projects. Wit.Ai works on technology for voice recognition for wearable devices and Internet connect appliances. The social media company owns...

Facebook Being Sued for Snooping!

Facebook is looking a class action lawsuit. The Social Media tycoon allegedly has been snooping through private user messages. Why exactly have they been doing so? Well, the company has been invading users’ privacy to improve targeted ads. US District...