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Facebook tests service to include more ads in news feeds

Facebook, owner of the world’s most popular social network, is testing an advertising service that lets companies cast ...

Friday, 17 Aug 2012, 13:48

Facebook has more than 83 million ‘fake’ users

Facebook has revealed that it believes there are now more than 83 million fake users on the social network. In company filings ...

Friday, 03 Aug 2012, 16:13

Apple looking to invest in Twitter

Apple, which has stumbled in its efforts to get into social media, has talked with Twitter in recent months about making a ...

Monday, 30 Jul 2012, 16:04

Twitter hit by technical fault on eve of Olympics

Parts of Twitter became inaccessible a day before thousands of fans are expected to start tweeting about the Olympic games. The ...

Friday, 27 Jul 2012, 16:26

Facebook app to enrol U.S. voters

Application on the social networking website will allow users in Washington State to register for the upcoming election. The ...

Thursday, 19 Jul 2012, 10:19

EU to investigate Microsoft over anti-trust agreement

BBC News says the European commission has opened a fresh investigation into whether Microsoft has kept the anti-trust commitments ...

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012, 11:55

Google submits revised package to EU

According to the Irish Times, Google has submitted a revised package of concessions to address the concerns of European competition ...

Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012, 13:32

How social media is reshaping the Olympics

The 2012 Olympics in London are being touted by some as the world’s “first social Games.” While some question ...

Monday, 09 Jul 2012, 19:22

Twitter has released for the first time data on govt requests

Following in Google's wake, Twitter has released for the first time data on government requests for user information. The ...

Tuesday, 03 Jul 2012, 15:17

Google’s digital glasses move out of lab and closer to reality

Google Inc expects to roll out a consumer version of its electronic eyewear that can live-stream images and audio and perform ...

Thursday, 28 Jun 2012, 13:10

Facebook to allow users to pay in local currencies soon

Facebook will soon allow users worldwide to pay in their local currencies for various paid applications and games on the popular ...

Thursday, 21 Jun 2012, 16:10

Google sees ‘alarming’ level of government censorship

Google reports it has seen an "alarming" incidence in government requests to censor Internet content in the past ...

Monday, 18 Jun 2012, 13:35

YouTube wins copyright case in French court

A French court ruled that Google is not responsible for filtering content on YouTube, dealing a blow to French broadcaster TF1 ...

Wednesday, 30 May 2012, 15:11

Facebook smartphone to be 'released next year'

Social networking giant Facebook is to launch its own smartphone by next year, reports have suggested. The New York Times cited ...

Monday, 28 May 2012, 19:33

Image Systems named Xerox Partner of the Year 2011

Image Systems was named Partner of the Year 2011 by Xerox Corporation for its on going positive contribution to Xerox, its customers ...

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 17:32

Local news

Muscat:Lower power tariffs out in week 1 ...

"In the first week of the electoral ...

JPO: PN on the string of Austin and RCC

MP Jeffrey Pullicino Orlando said on Monday ...

Judge allegedly bribed by free meals, car ...

Former judge Raymond Pace was on Tuesday ...

New PL government will make life easier for ...

A new Labour government will eliminate excessive ...

Europe

New EU rules against tax evasion from 1 January

New EU rules which will improve Member ...

Grape growers postpone liberalisation by ...

A coalition of grape growers, ...

Young French losing hope as prospects fade

As in other struggling European economies, ...

Household electricity consumption reaches ...

After decreasing steadily ...

World news

Syria rebels 'make fresh gains'

Rebels in Syria are reported to have made ...

Syria vice president: neither side can win

Unverified video uploaded to social networking ...

Newtown, USA mourns

Three days after the mass killing in Newtown, ...

Tunisian faith in the Revolution fades

The second anniversary of the death of ...

Earlier Technology

EC gives Google to chance to remedy in anti-trust ...

European competition commissioner Joaquín ...

Tuesday, 22 May 2012, 16:39

Twitter banned in Pakistan over contentious ...

Pakistan blocked the social networking ...

Sunday, 20 May 2012, 19:50

Facebook sets share price in $100bn flotation

Facebook has priced its shares ahead ...

Friday, 18 May 2012, 04:28

Iranian government bans foreign email use ...

The Iranian government has banned a ...

Tuesday, 15 May 2012, 13:15

Yahoo chief Scott Thompson quits amid claims ...

Yahoo's chief executive Scott Thompson ...

Monday, 14 May 2012, 17:37

Sky News Arabia goes on air

Sky News Arabia, a 24-hour Arabic ...

Tuesday, 08 May 2012, 13:58

E-book sales grew by 54% in 2011

Digital book sales have risen by 54% ...

Thursday, 03 May 2012, 01:51

Like: Facebook feature spurs organ donor ...

Thousands of Facebook users have signed ...

Thursday, 03 May 2012, 01:34

'Angry bird space' hits 50 million downloads

Rovio’s latest Angry Birds extension, ...

Monday, 30 Apr 2012, 15:56

EU regulator warns against Internet restrictions

The European Commissioner responsible ...

Friday, 20 Apr 2012, 16:56

Facebook, China and Iran are web freedom ...

Google co-founder Sergey Brin has warned ...

Monday, 16 Apr 2012, 13:31

Media multitasking may be good for you after ...

Media butterflies, flitting from TV ...

Friday, 13 Apr 2012, 14:07

Facebook to buy Instagram for $1bn

Facebook is spending $1bn to buy ...

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012, 12:53

Google unveils Project Glass augmented reality ...

The eyewear appears to have a streamlined ...

Thursday, 05 Apr 2012, 15:28

Yahoo lays off 2000 workers, Skype hires ...

Yahoo has confirmed it is axeing 2,000 ...

Wednesday, 04 Apr 2012, 23:56