Category Archives: Social networks

facebook defends controversial psycho experiment

In connection with a psychological experiment facebook manipulated in January 2012 the message stream of hundreds of thousand users. This causes outrage of many users which facebook tries to compensate by “proofing” that the experiment as done with a strict … Continue reading

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Austrian Broadcasting Corporation again banned from facebook

The Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) is banned again from facebook by the Austrian supreme broadcasting authority (BKS). According to BKS the ORF is in conflict with the law or permanent forums.  Already in 2012 ORF had to delete 38 facebook … Continue reading

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facebook share hits 45 dollars and reaches highest value since start

After a turbulent year the facebook-share reached on 11 Sep. 2013 a new record with 45.09 US Dollars. This value was reached the last time in May, since then the share dropped down as low as  17.55 US Dollars. Currently … Continue reading

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facebook starts with shared photo albums

facebook users will soon be able to use shared photo albums. The creator of an album can invite up to 50 friends, each of them can upload up to 200 pictures into it. Currently facebook only allows the creator himself … Continue reading

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YouTube Live streaming for all

Google announced that YouTube will provide live streaming now to all users who have at least 100 subscribers. With this regulation the service – which was introduced two years ago – can be used also by smaller providers and definitely … Continue reading

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facebook Graph Search now also available in Germany

The new facebook functionality “Graph Search” enables the search for users with the same interests. This functionality was so far only available for users in US, but will be now also available for users in Germany as facebook announced on … Continue reading

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Second Life celebrates its 10th anniversary – some statistics

On 23 June 2003  Second Life developed by Linden Lab was officially started. Because of this anniversary Linden Lab published some statistics. After the initial hype on this new virtual world it became a little bit silent. But still one … Continue reading

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