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How To Get Your Facebook Birthdays Into Google Calendar Without Apps

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How To Get Your Facebook Birthdays Into Google Calendar Without Apps

Are you sometimes a little forgetful when it comes to your friends’ birthdays? Or do you just like having all the important dates filed away in the same place? Whichever category you fit into, you’ll love this neat little trick. Facebook has lots of information on our friends, including their birthdays, and it’s surprisingly easy to now get that information somewhere useful like your calendar.

13-10-2011
How To Get Your Facebook Birthdays Into Google Calendar Without Apps
How To Block Only Facebook Games & Apps On Your Network

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How To Block Only Facebook Games & Apps On Your Network

Interacting with users and customers on Facebook is almost a requirement for any business that wants to maintain a competitive advantage. What this means is that many companies are no longer blocking their employees from using Facebook during the workday. For the most part, employees aren’t really abusing the privilege. At the same time, there is a subsection of employees that do abuse the privilege.

12-10-2011
How To Block Only Facebook Games & Apps On Your Network
Facebook For iPad Is Finally Here Along With Some Other New Features [News]

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Facebook For iPad Is Finally Here Along With Some Other New Features [News]

Facebook have finally released an update for their Facebook app and it is now officially iPad compatible. Facebook app for iOS has been around for ages, but strangely enough, it was never adjusted for the iPad. For iPad users, the latest update means big, high-resolution pictures and full utilization (finally) of the iPad’s bigger screen.

12-10-2011
Facebook For iPad Is Finally Here Along With Some Other New Features [News]
6 Facebook Stereotypes We All Know & (May) Love

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6 Facebook Stereotypes We All Know & (May) Love

I’ve taken a look at the top Reddit commenters that drive me nuts, and I’ve also told you what you need to stop posting on Facebook. However, what if you smash those two topics together? Well, you get the top stereotypes that exist on Facebook! Now, not all Facebook stereotypes are bad. However, it’s up to you to decide, so let’s look at them all.

11-10-2011
6 Facebook Stereotypes We All Know & (May) Love
How To Control Your Privacy With The Facebook Timeline

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How To Control Your Privacy With The Facebook Timeline

While the new Facebook timeline looks fantastic, there are a few privacy concerns worth keeping in mind. For most people, certain things will need adjusting before you can be completely sure that your posts aren’t being exposed to the public unintentionally. We’ll take you through some of the major things you should check.

11-10-2011
How To Control Your Privacy With The Facebook Timeline
Steve Jobs Scams Spread Via Social Networking [News]

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Steve Jobs Scams Spread Via Social Networking [News]

Online mischief-makers focusing on social media love to take advantage of your emotions. They convince you that you can see your Facebook stalkers, disguise themselves as political activists, and even use mourning to generate clicks. It’s no surprise, then, that scammers have been quick to latch on to the death of Steve Jobs.

11-10-2011
Steve Jobs Scams Spread Via Social Networking [News]
5 Things You Need to Stop Posting on Facebook

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5 Things You Need to Stop Posting on Facebook

We’ve discussed things that annoy Dave on Twitter, and we’ve even talked about how you may have compromised your security on the Internet. However, it seems as if Facebook brings both of those topics together. From security messes to major nuisances, there are a lot of things that shouldn’t be shared on the Internet.

03-10-2011
5 Things You Need to Stop Posting on Facebook
The 10 Most Interesting Facebook Fan Pages

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The 10 Most Interesting Facebook Fan Pages

When it comes to the fan page for a major company, the challenge is to make the Facebook page reflect the professionalism, and more importantly the brand, of the company itself. Browsing through the list of current Facebook fan pages, it becomes apparent pretty fast, which companies have paid for high-quality social networking experts.

30-09-2011
The 10 Most Interesting Facebook Fan Pages
How To Enable Facebook’s New “Timeline” Profile Right Now Before Anyone Else Gets It

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How To Enable Facebook’s New “Timeline” Profile Right Now Before Anyone Else Gets It

Yesterday Facebook announced a host of new features in what was described by industry observers as the biggest shakeup in Facebook’s history. Most of these changes are obviously due to the emerging and growing threat from Google Plus, and one of the features that Mark Zuckerberg introduced was the radical redesign of the profile page. It’s called the “timeline”.

23-09-2011
How To Enable Facebook’s New “Timeline” Profile Right Now Before Anyone Else Gets It
5 Important Wall & Security Etiquette To Avoid A Facebook Divorce

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5 Important Wall & Security Etiquette To Avoid A Facebook Divorce

Using Facebook as evidence in divorce cases is an increasing phenomena. Facebook posts are even becoming common grounds for breakups. These situations are avoidable. Here are some quick Facebook tips that will help you avoid these romantic conflicts and protect your privacy (if needed).

20-09-2011
5 Important Wall & Security Etiquette To Avoid A Facebook Divorce
How Many Friends On Facebook Is Too Much? [Opinion]

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How Many Friends On Facebook Is Too Much? [Opinion]

I never thought that we would be so ‘obsessed’ with friends. Collecting friends seems to be a fad that refuses to die down thanks to social networks. When we talk about social networks, we usually hold up the example of Facebook. From debating privacy breakdowns to putting up an argument on what we are going to talk about here, Facebook is served up as an example.

14-09-2011
How Many Friends On Facebook Is Too Much? [Opinion]
How To Encrypt Your Gmail & Facebook Messages

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How To Encrypt Your Gmail & Facebook Messages

Privacy is always one of the major concerns that people have while they are communicating over the Internet. Whether it’s entering payment information on a site like Paypal or Amazon or sending an important email or other type of message, users don’t just want to think their information is kept private, they want to know that it is. With the rise in popularity of social networking sites like Facebook, this concern has never been greater.

13-09-2011
How To Encrypt Your Gmail & Facebook Messages
New Version Of Facebook For iPhone Hits The App Store With Several Improvements [News]

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New Version Of Facebook For iPhone Hits The App Store With Several Improvements [News]

With all the updating going on with the Facebook website, it only stands to reason that their mobile apps would receive an update as well, and now that update is here. Facebook for iPhone version 3.5 has the hit the App Store and it improves the mobile Facebook experience a great deal.

08-09-2011
New Version Of Facebook For iPhone Hits The App Store With Several Improvements [News]
4 Big Name iOS Apps That Could Do With A Rethink

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4 Big Name iOS Apps That Could Do With A Rethink

When a big name brand with a swelling bank account and past record of providing innovative products and services creates a sub-par mobile app, many of us have to resort to the mobile web or give up altogether. It’s a shame because software that runs natively on your device should perform faster, provide a couple of extra bells and whistles and much of the time allow some limited offline access too.

24-08-2011
4 Big Name iOS Apps That Could Do With A Rethink
Merge Google+, Facebook & Twitter With The Help Of G++ [Chrome & Firefox]

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Merge Google+, Facebook & Twitter With The Help Of G++ [Chrome & Firefox]

While most people are busy comparing Google+ with Facebook, and trying to figure out which one they should choose and use, there are those who have built tools to combine all of these social networks together and have the best of all worlds. One of these tools is G++, a browser extension for Chrome and Firefox which will help you put your Facebook and Twitter stream into your Google+ interface.

11-08-2011
Merge Google+, Facebook & Twitter With The Help Of G++ [Chrome & Firefox]
Easily Create A Custom Tab For Your Facebook Page With Welcome Applet

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Easily Create A Custom Tab For Your Facebook Page With Welcome Applet

It’s nice to have Facebook pages. They let you build more social media visibility for your blog or small business. It’s also nice to have the option to customize your Facebook page to maintain a brand identity. But why is there no easy way to actually do that?

08-08-2011
Easily Create A Custom Tab For Your Facebook Page With Welcome Applet
More Americans Are On Facebook Than Have A Passport [INFOGRAPHIC]

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More Americans Are On Facebook Than Have A Passport [INFOGRAPHIC]

Google Plus may have arrived on the social networking scene, smashing in like a bull in a china shop, but it’s still going to take some doing for the search engine giant to dislodge the Big Boy On The Block, Facebook. Everyone who’s everyone online has a Facebook account, and this may partly account for the fact that there are now more US Facebook account holders than US passport holders.

03-08-2011
More Americans Are On Facebook Than Have A Passport [INFOGRAPHIC]
Automatically Transfer Your Instagram Photos to Your Facebook Account Using InstaFB

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Automatically Transfer Your Instagram Photos to Your Facebook Account Using InstaFB

One of the most popular photo sharing apps is Instagram. It combines the ability to take and share candid snapshots to the world and the wide range of unique image filters. Unfortunately, Instagram is only available for the iPhone and other iOS devices with a camera. For those who really love to share, the Instagram world might not be big enough.

03-08-2011
Automatically Transfer Your Instagram Photos to Your Facebook Account Using InstaFB
The New Wayback Machine Lets You Visually Travel Back In Internet Time

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The New Wayback Machine Lets You Visually Travel Back In Internet Time

It seems that since the Wayback Machine launch in 2001, the site owners have decided to toss out the Alexa-based back-end and redesign it with their own open source code. After conducting tests with the code on smaller collections, the owners have now transferred the entire archive over to the new software. Hence – Wayback Machine Beta.

28-07-2011
The New Wayback Machine Lets You Visually Travel Back In Internet Time
Take Control Of Your Photo Albums With Easy Photo Uploader For Facebook [Windows]

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Take Control Of Your Photo Albums With Easy Photo Uploader For Facebook [Windows]

Uploading photos directly to Facebook can be a hassle at times, especially if you are uploading large images that Facebook needs to compress and resize before you can edit your album information. If you’re uploading a lot of photos at once, give Easy Photo Uploader for Facebook a try.

22-07-2011
Take Control Of Your Photo Albums With Easy Photo Uploader For Facebook [Windows]
Migrate Your Facebook Friends To Google+ With The Facebook Friend Exporter Extension [Chrome]

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Migrate Your Facebook Friends To Google+ With The Facebook Friend Exporter Extension [Chrome]

By now many of you will know about Google+, its rising popularity and the inevitable knock-on effect for Facebook. Are you worried your Facebook profile is going to suffer as a consequence? You could always try migrating your current list of Facebook cohorts to your new-found greener pastures, which is exactly what the Facebook Friend Exporter for Chrome aims to do.

13-07-2011
Migrate Your Facebook Friends To Google+ With The Facebook Friend Exporter Extension [Chrome]
How To Easily Transfer Photos Between Your Facebook Albums

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How To Easily Transfer Photos Between Your Facebook Albums

With smartphones entering our lives, uploading photos to Facebook has become a day-to-day thing, and we do so almost without thinking. So now that we’ve found easy ways to upload photos and even edit them, what happens when we find ourselves with 20 small albums that don’t necessarily make sense?

07-07-2011
How To Easily Transfer Photos Between Your Facebook Albums
How to Get Photos From Facebook Into Google Plus [Mac & Windows]

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How to Get Photos From Facebook Into Google Plus [Mac & Windows]

You’ve probably heard about Google Plus recently. You may love it or hate it or still be yet to try it, but most of us tech fans seem determined to give it a go. However, one of the big problems with any new social network is getting things set up just right. Google profiles used to have a section for Flickr photos, but Google is now determined to make us all use Picasa.

07-07-2011
How to Get Photos From Facebook Into Google Plus [Mac & Windows]