It is always a good sign when a games developer such as Rockstar launches a game specific Facebook page. In this case, it is for Grand Theft Auto 5 and fans can check out screenshots, trailers and news on the development of the game. With the launch of GTA 5 already announced as being March 2013, we can look forward to plenty of updates on this Facebook page in the run up to the launch.
Most folks would have seen the first ever TV advert for the social network Facebook where it is compared to things we do and like etc. Well this is just the start, because it seems that some people have other ideas to what Facebook can be compared to and as it turns out they are not all pleasant.
Let’s face it, we all like to be hugged now and then, but for some of us there are just not enough hugs to go round. Thankfully, the designer Melissa Chow has come up with a handy solution, it is a cost that is connected to Facebook and every time you get a Like, the coat inflates to hug you! This is so sweet that everyone should want one of these Facebook hug coats; unfortunately, it is a concept at the moment. Continue reading →
The trouble with social networking is that sometimes it can become a little too social! For some people having online friends means that they stay online! The Amico bracelet and app works away in the background until someone with a similar profile is nearby and who also has the Amico, the bracelets will vibrate! This is cool social networking in action in the real world, which makes a change! Continue reading →
It seems that not everyone on the social network Facebook is updating his or her status or liking an image or page! Sometimes it seems that managers do tend to get a little bit carried away these days and are all too quick to shout at employees even thought social media is a part of their job. Continue reading →
There is no doubt that what Mark Zuckerberg has done is spectacular, but he cannot beat the achievements of Facebook user Florence Detlor, yet! For she has been named as the oldest Facebook user at 101 and because of this was invited to the Facebook Campus to meet the team, how cool is that? Continue reading →
Angry Birds from Rovio seem to have been around for ages and yet it is only a few years! But still they keep churning out new games and new characters. This time a teaser trailer has turned up with Bad Piggies as the theme, but that is all! As to the purpose of this trailer and Facebook page we shall have to wait and see. Continue reading →
Anyone who has been using the current Facebook app for iOS devices might have noticed it getting a bit sluggish recently. However, that should be changing now with the newly updated version, it promises to be faster and easier to use, which has to be a good thing.
Therefore, what is new from the Facebook app version 5.0;
We’ve rebuilt the app so it’s faster and easier to use.
Scrolling through news feed is faster than ever
New banner lets you tap to quickly see more stories – no need to refresh
Photos open fast and close with one downward swipe
Instant access to your notifications
This new and updated app from Facebook is available for free from the iTunes Store
The 2012 London Olympics have become known as being the media games, it has been access all areas for everyone with a Twitter or Facebook page as the competitors tweet about how the Olympics has gone for them. Well this concept Adidas trainer could make the next Olympics even more social media friendly they even have their own Twitter account @adidasbarricade. Continue reading →
Just as we prepare to wait for the third series of The Walking Dead to be launched, we are thrilled to find that AMC have gone all social with this game based on the series. It is available to Facebook users who “Like” the page to play the game. It’s a bit like the SIMS gone crazy. Continue reading →
We have all seen them, baby pictures that appear on your Facebook feed and there comes a point when enough is definitely enough, but what can we do about it? Well it seems that there is an add on got Chrome that will do the job for you with little fuss and it will replace those images of babies with something a bit cooler, such as cars, cats or a number of other categories. Continue reading →
It must be a sign of the times when retail giants such as Amazon after seeing their profit margins squeezed, decide to become producer and supplier. In this case, Amazon are looking at games development, with the launch of Game Studio the firm are looking to develop new games such as the free to play “Living Classics” recently launched on Facebook, it is just a taste of what is to come from the new Games Studio by Amazon. Continue reading →