If Facebook won’t bring filters to you, these apps will bring filters to Facebook

If you're sick of pushing Instagram photos to the site, or one of the unlucky few without a smartphone, here are three tools to bring filters to your Facebook.


Engineers from Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace collaborate to challenge Google’s Search Plus Your World

The data wars continue to amp up, and now Google+'s competition is fighting back with a tool that surfaces actual social search results.

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Study: Why Facebook is making people sad

As Facebook becomes a more powerful influence in our digital lives, researchers are looking into how the social network changes our perception of the lives of friends and family members.

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Facebook considering doubling size of European HQ in Dublin

With a rumored IPO coming in May and the site close to getting its billionth user, social networking giant Facebook is said to be looking to double the size of its European headquarters in Dublin, Ireland.

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Weekly Rewind: SOPA blackout raises awareness, Facebook launches Open Graph, Apple takes on textbooks with iBooks 2

This week we experienced widespread Internet panic following the SOPA protect blackout, saw the launch of Facebook's Open Graph, and learned about Apple's plans to revolutionize educational textbooks.


Facebook users can share more activities with friends via 60 new apps

With more users turning to Facebook to find out what their friends are currently up to, the social network is making it simpler to share actions and get friends to join in.

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Mark Zuckerberg speaks out against SOPA, rediscovers Twitter

While Facebook management remained silent regarding any potential blackout prior to today's protests, CEO Mark Zuckerberg spoke out against the bills earlier today.

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Morbid Facebook app “If I die” let’s friends know when you’ve kicked the bucket

Death isn't always easy to talk about, especially since many of us don't know when it will come. That's why a new Facebook app called "If I die" aims to help you out by letting you set up and deliver a final message for friends and loved ones on Facebook.

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New study by Facebook proves Facebook is awesome

Facebook has released a year old study that proves that its News Feed promotes diversity of opinion.

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December 2011 statistics show Brazil has chosen Facebook over Orkut

Facebook wins the social networking battle in Brazil, beating out the combined users of Google's Orkut and Plus services.

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Facebook’s Open Graph is almost open for business

We've waited since September, and now the new class of apps integrating with Facebook will launch tomorrow night.

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Facebook IPO rumored to arrive in May

Social media network will go public in May with $10 billion stock offering, according to new report.

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Dancer saved from capsized cruise liner after Facebook plea

While officials in Italy are dealing with the recovery efforts and potential negative environmental impact after a Carnival cruise liner capsized, social media has been a popular tool for reaching loved ones.

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New Facebook phishing attack designed to steal credit card information

While Facebook's 850 million users continue to be attacked with different Facebook scams, a new scheme from scam artists uses Facebook Chat to trick users into clicking a phishing link.

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Mercedes-Benz Mbrace2 adds Facebook, Google Street View and Yelp

While drivers continue to rely on smartphones to check services like Facebook and Yelp while driving, Mercedes-Benz is looking to move that behavior to the dash of the car with the second version of Mbrace technology.