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Instagram Officially Introduces Video Function

First “leaked” last week by TechCrunch and other tech-oriented news outlets, Instagram finally announces its video function during a brief product presentation earlier this afternoon. At the press event, which took place within Facebook‘s headquarters in Menlo Park, Co-Founder and CEO Kevin Systrom unveiled the new feature …

Facebook Officially Adds Clickable #Hashtags Function

In its ongoing battle against Twitter, social media Facebook officially adds clickable #hashtags as a function starting today. Currently as a roll-out version, the company will first introduce the function to a small number of Facebook Pages. Much like other social media site, a pop-up layer shows …

HTC First – Smartphone with Facebook Home

The old saying of “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again…” took on a special meaning this afternoon when Facebook and cellphone manufacturer HTC unveiled the HTC First, the first smartphone to feature the new Facebook Home function. The final product was two years in …

YouTube Rewind 2012 – Top 10 Most Viewed Videos of the Year

YouTube averaged an astounding 4 billion views per month during 2012, and its YouTube Rewind for 2012 lists the top ten videos that contributed to those numbers. According to the site, viewers “participated in conversations at a global scale, uploading videos to share ideas on everything from …

President Barack Obama’s Election Win Message – Most Retweeted in Twitter History and Most Liked on Facebook

With his win last evening, President Barack Obama once again made American history on several fronts. Not only was he the first African American to assume the office, but the first African American president to be re-elected for a second term. The President broke records on the …

New Facebook Campus Designed By Frank Gehry

The latest entry on Facebook‘s tumultuous timeline is the announcement that they’ve tapped architect Frank Genhry to design an extension to their Menlo Park, CA campus, where the two plan to design the largest open-plan office in the world. Planned to be linked by an underground tunnel, …

Instagram 3.0 | For iOS and Android Devices

Knowing full well of its untapped potentials, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and Founder of Facebook, brought Instagram, the photo sharing platform, for $1 Billion Dollars back in April. Today, we see the results of that acquisition coming to fruition with Instagram Version 3.0. The first thing you will …

Richard Mille Tourbillon – Jamaica Edition | Yohan Blake Controversy

Nearly a week has gone already since Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake set a personal record of 9.75 seconds in 2012 London Olympics‘ 100-meter event. Not only has the 22-year-old clinched Silver Medal and the title of “world’s fourth fastest man ever”, but controversy and criticisms too. The …

Facebook Phone Concept | By Michal Bonikowski

Winner of multiple industrial design accolades, including the prestigious iF Product Design Award, Michal Bonikowski has a more pragmatic design approach to his “Facephone” Facebook Phone Concept. Right from the start, the industrial designer from Poland asked “What if the Facephone was not be blue and made …