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January, 2016

  • 28 January

    Facebook: a success after another

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    Zuckerberg and his great visionary ability we have spoken several times, keeping track of innovations and of the manyfeatures that were made almost every month from the most popular Social Network in the world. The one where we never thought enough was a general picture of those who over the …

July, 2010

  • 22 July

    Facebooks hits 500 million users

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    According to PC World, social networking site Facebook now has half a billion users. To put in perspective, only China and India have more people than Facebook has users. Statistics posted by the news site reveal that 35.4% of North Americans and 17% of Europeans log onto Facebook every month. …

June, 2010

  • 4 June

    Pakistan Facebook ban lifted

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    After protests over images of Islam’s Prophet Mohammad were posted on a Facebook page, the Pakistani government had banned access to the social networking site. The ban has since been lifted on the material, deemed offensive to Muslims, having been removed. The incident sparks questions, though, over just how the …

  • 2 June

    Facebook social networking king according to Google

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    Figures recently released indicate that Facebook is the number one social networking site in the world, outstripping competitors and flying in the face of privacy concerns surrounding the social networking phenomenon. According to Google figures, Facebook now enjoys visits from more than 35 percent of the internet population, amounting to …

May, 2010

  • 11 May

    Facebook initiates dispute over Facebook.me


    Facebook has filed a dispute with the WIPO over the domain Facebook.me, which is currently owned by UAE citizen Amjad Abbas. This is just one of many ccTLDs the site has gone after lately. Interestingly, the name’s current owner has it redirecting to Facebook.com. Why he would do is unclear …

  • 3 May

    Managing Reseller Payments

    One common mistake that web hosting resellers make is jumping into the hosting business without any solid plan for customer management. In an ideal world, customers always pay on time and upgrades always go according to plan. The fact is, however, both you and your customers will make mistakes. The …

April, 2010

  • 21 April

    Create your own social networking site

    If you hope to compete with Facebook, LinkedIn, or even MySpace, stop reading now. I am not promising anything like that, but in some cases, you might want to make a small social network for a particular student group, organization, niche market, city or town, or people with particular cultural …

March, 2010

  • 1 March

    Twitter the latest among big players to leave MySQL for Cassandra

    With a name that even sounds like the beautiful love interest of a secret affair, Cassandra appears to be positioning itself to steal the hearts of those once in love with MySQL. Twitter is now set to replace its MySQLdatabase system with the open source home wrecker. Cassandra was originally …

February, 2010

  • 18 February

    Facebook criticized for coal-powered data center

    Facebook’s new data center under construction in Prineville, Oregon, is as green as they get. Featuring eco-friendly evaporative cooling and re-use of server heat for offices during the winter, the facility meets the coveted LEED Gold standard for energy efficiency. Despite this, the facility has been on the receiving end …

  • 17 February

    Facebook forgets to register FacebookZero.com

    Someone at Facebook headquarters just said, “Uh oh.” The social media site announced a new feature this morning: Facebook Zero. Slated for launch in a few weeks, Zero is a text-only version of Facebook available for free on mobile phones. The problem? The company forgot to register FacebookZero.com. After Facebook …