Facebook Events App

Facebook Reveals Standalone App for Events

Facebook has announced the release of a dedicated standalone Events app. Facebook's goal is to put more emphasis on events shared on the social media application. The app gives users the ability to view various...
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Google Chrome Blocks Users From Visiting Pirate Bay

The Pirate Bay has been blocked by both Google Chrome and Firefox. Users who attempt to visit the website will be displayed a warning page. In an effort to combat piracy, three of the most...
Facebook Messenger Ad Council

Need to Register to Vote? Try the Facebook Messenger App

The Ad Council has launched a nationwide initiative to get more people registered to vote using Facebook’s messenger platform. The non-profit Public Service Announcement initiative is hoping to simplify and personalize the way Americans...
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Instagram Stories Reaches 100 Million Daily Active Users

After only two months, Instagram Stories has over 100 million daily active users. That means more than two thirds of the daily active user population for Snap Inc, previously known as Snapchat, are currently...
Fitbit Weight Loss Study

Fitbit Doesn’t Improve Weight Loss, Study Finds

According to a new study by Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore, fitness trackers do not actually encourage a healthier lifestyle. The study, which was published in the Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology journal, found that...
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Clown Sightings: Study Reveals the Science Behind Creepy Clowns

Researchers have decided to study the psychology behind what makes people afraid and have found clowns as one of the scariest professions in the world. In the journal of New Ideas in Psychology, Francis T....
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Phone Carriers Are Now Accepting Exchanges of Replacement Galaxy Note 7 Devices

Following a recent report of a replacement Galaxy Note 7 device explosion on a domestic Southwest airplane, T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T and Sprint are now accepting exchanges of replacement Galaxy Note 7 devices. Sprint provided a...