Facebook Forces User to Lie About Her Age

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Now usually Facebook doesn’t insist on what age you put into your profile and considering they have no requirement for proof of age that makes sense. However, the social network site inadvertently made it somewhat difficult for their oldest ever user to create an account and be truthful. Whereas many users may choose to lie […]

Twitter Pushes the Issue With the Justice Department

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It was some months back that the country was in a massive uproar about the government prying into our social media. It all came out that the powers that be were regularly petitioning the likes of Twitter and Facebook for user data for the purposes of “legal” investigations. Well, when it all blew up the […]

Skype to End Local Calls in India

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When you are a global entity you often find yourself at the mercy of some restrictive laws in certain countries and that seems to be the case with Skype in India. The video calling media site has just announced that they will be blocking their call features for users in India. Apparently, under India’s laws, […]

LinkedIn Making Good Use of Pulse

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Interested eyes have been trained on LinkedIn ever since they bought out news aggregation service Pulse last year. Big things were expected and it seems that the company has not slacked in delivering just that. LinkedIn Pulse is the latest thing in newsfeed clarity, allowing users to have an uncluttered and concise view of appropriate […]

It’s Almost Over for Google+

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Okay, folks, let’s get real about social media site Google+. Following months of speculation about its future things are really starting to look grim. The thing is, Google still won’t say ‘uncle’ on the site, probably because they put so much behind it and so much effort into the project. It was a few months […]