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Friday, July 8, 2011

Hands-on: Facebook Video Calling vs. Google+ Hangout - Computerworld

Hands-on: Facebook Video Calling vs. Google+ Hangout
Computerworld
I put both Facebook Video Calling and Google+ Hangout through their paces
and found that they both have their pros and cons. Facebook's video chat is
currently more stable, requires fewer system resources and has
higher-quality video and audio. ...
<http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9218244/Hands_on_Facebook_Video_Calling_vs._Google_Hangout?taxonomyId=71>

Shoppers Willing to Connect With Retailers on Facebook
eMarketer
Social commerce may be on the minds of retailers everywhere, but buying
through Facebook is still far from mainstream. But it is hard to say
whether shoppers are being restricted by the lack of "f-commerce"
opportunities on Facebook, ...
<http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1008484>

Facebook Fixes Feedback System For Developer Support
AllFacebook
Many of our developers have chosen to build their businesses on top of
Facebook, and we take that responsibility very seriously. Better user
feedback metrics. Today, we're starting to rollout a "News Feed" tab in
Insights to show you both positive user ...
<http://www.allfacebook.com/facebook-restores-applications-pulled-two-weeks-ago-2011-07>

FBI seeks email, Facebook access in Phylicia Barnes case
Boston Herald
By AP BALTIMORE — Federal authorities are seeking access to multiple
e-mail and Facebook accounts, including some bearing the name of slain
North Carolina teen Phylicia Barnes, as part of a child pornography and
sexual exploitation of children ...
<http://www.bostonherald.com/news/national/south/view/20110707fbi_seeks_email_facebook_access_in_phylicia_barnes_case/srvc=home&position=recent>

Google's Schmidt sees room for several social networks
Reuters
O) is leaving open the door to more co-operation with social-media giants
Facebook and Twitter, and believes there is room for multiple social
networks as it rolls out its own, executive chairman Eric Schmidt said. He
also said the company will ...
<http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/07/08/google-idUSN1E76622N20110708>

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Facebook trapped in MySQL 'fate worse than death' —

Facebook trapped in MySQL 'fate worse than death' — Cloud ...
By Derrick Harris
According to database pioneer Michael Stonebraker, Facebook is operating a
huge, complex MySQL implementation equivalent to "a fate worse than death."
It's actually a predicament all too common among web startups, for which
the solution ...
<http://gigaom.com/cloud/facebook-trapped-in-mysql-fate-worse-than-death/>

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Technolog from msnbc.com - Let the Facebook video chat fear ...
By Helen A.S. Popkin
Less than 24 hours after Mark Zuckerberg's "Awesome!" announcement —
getting Skype all up in your Facebook — and we already know the many ways
it may destroy your life, or worse, the life of your children! Won't
somebody please think of ...
<http://technolog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/07/07/7035275-let-the-facebook-video-chat-fear-mongering-begin>
Newsvine - Technolog from msnbc.com...
<http://technolog.msnbc.msn.com/>

Facebook Vibes outed in video calling code, related music service ...
By Darren Murph
You never really know what you're onto until you look, but who knew
'looking' involved 'digging through source code?' Software guru Jeff Rose
had h.
<http://www.engadget.com/2011/07/07/facebook-vibes-outed-in-video-calling-code-related-music-servic/> Facebook, Twitter, Verizon & More: Today's Top Stories
By Lauren Indvik
Facebook Announces Group & Video Chat; Obama Sends First Live Tweet at
Twitter Town Hall; Motorola Droid 3 Now for Sale at Verizon; and more.
<http://mashable.com/2011/07/07/facebook-obama-twitter-droid-3/>

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Facebook for Kids | Psychology Today
By Maureen Healy
Earlier today, a client called me to ask "Is my eleven year-old daughter
ready for Facebook?" It was a really good question and one this mom had
been wrestling with all day. Since she is not a FB person herself she
wanted to know the ...
<http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/creative-development/201107/facebook-kids>
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Zynga to make $500 million for Facebook in 2011

Zynga to make $500 million for Facebook in 2011
VatorNews
In fact, it's just a fraction of the revenue Facebook will make this year.
Zynga, far and above the most popular social gaming developer on Facebook,
will bring in $500 million in revenue for Facebook this year, according to
GreenCrest Capital ...
<http://vator.tv/news/2011-07-07-zynga-to-make-500-million-for-facebook-in-2011>

This Day in Tech: News of the World to close; Facebook vs. Google+ video
CNET
(CNET and The Guardian) • Some potential hires go for an intimate walk in
a wooded area of Palo Alto, Calif., with Facebook co-founder Mark
Zuckerberg. What's it like? One potential hire recalled the stroll: "The
entire experience was totally surreal. ...
<http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-20077676-93/this-day-in-tech-news-of-the-world-to-close-facebook-vs-google-video/>

After developer outcry, Facebook softens app spam controls
GigaOm
7, 2011, 5:36pm PT No Comments Late last month, Facebook enacted a new spam
control system to cut down on the rampant spam on the company's application
platform. But the company quickly came under fire when the new controls
apparently cut out a number ...
<http://gigaom.com/2011/07/07/facebook-app-spam-control/>

13 WTHRGoogle+ testers see competition for Facebook
WTHR
Entertainment News from AP By Kris Kirschner - bio INDIANAPOLIS - If you
are into social media, it's likely you are on Facebook. But a new model of
social networking recently made its debut. It's already turning heads and
may turn them away from the ...
<http://www.wthr.com/story/15043571/google-testers-see-competition-for-facebook>

Facebook dev rules tweaked after US antitrust complaint
Register
Facebook has updated its developer terms of service following an antitrust
complaint to the Federal Trade Commission. The company now lets
Facebook-game developers charge a lower price for virtual goods when their
game runs on other platforms, ...
<http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/07/08/facebook_antitrust_complaint/>

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Why the Skype-Facebook deal is awesome for Facebook - GigaOm

Why the Skype-Facebook deal is awesome for Facebook
GigaOm
He is betting that Facebook will be able to get Skype's paid products in
front of more people. "I did allude to the fact that there'll be a way to
get Skype paid products," he said. "Today is the start of a long
strategic partnership which will include ...
<http://gigaom.com/2011/07/07/why-the-skype-facebook-deal-is-awesome-for-facebook/>

Civilization World Beta Now Open to All Facebook Users
PC Magazine
By Peter Pachal Civilization addicts are going to have an even harder time
quitting their habit now that the popular strategy game has come to
Facebook. Sid Meier's CivWorld takes the turn-based game into the realm of
social gaming, and its beta is now ...
<http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2388183,00.asp>

5 ways Google+ could steal music fans from Facebook
CNN International
By Eliot Van Buskirk, WIRED Google+ may have a tough time making a dent in
the popularity of Facebook -- except on the music front. (WIRED) --
Google's social network, Google+, is late. Facebook has a big lead, having
ousted MySpace, which in turn ...
<http://edition.cnn.com/2011/TECH/social.media/07/07/google.music.fans.wired/>

Tech-Wary Buffett Shies Away From Facebook
New York Times (blog)
Mr. Buffett said he's not exactly sure what to make of the multi-billion
dollar valuations of Facebook, Groupon, Zynga, LinkedIn and the like. "A
few of them will be worth enormous amounts," he said. But "I don't know
which ones. ...
<http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2011/07/07/tech-wary-buffett-shies-away-from-facebook/>

Facebook Commerce Brings Privacy Worries, Study Says
ClickZ News
Nearly eight in 10 US and UK consumers have privacy concerns when it comes
to making purchases via Facebook, according to a new study conducted and
released by ad agency JWT. Out of around 1000 adults surveyed online, 75
percent said they "don't think ...
<http://www.clickz.com/clickz/news/2086719/facebook-commerce-brings-privacy-worries-study>

Seattle tech moguls likely to shape Skype-Facebook deal in Idaho
KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest
They're attending an annual retreat known to produce major industry-shaping
business deals – one of those deals likely to be shaped involves
Microsoft, Facebook and Skype. In the Idaho foothills of the Rocky
Mountains, the early buzz is over Hulu, ...
<http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-tech-moguls-likely-shape-skype-facebook-deal-idaho>

The Number One Least Asked Question In Social Media…Why?
Fast Company
Day in and day out I help businesses understand the opportunity that lies
within new media, not because of Twitter or Facebook. I do so because
opportunity is pervasive in the hearts and minds of consumers everywhere.
We just have yet to really ...
<http://www.fastcompany.com/1765549/the-number-one-least-asked-question-in-social-media-why>

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Facebook Launches Skype-Powered Video Calling

Facebook Launches Skype-Powered Video Calling
By Jason Kincaid
Confirming our report last week, Facebook has just announced a major new
feature that it's launching in tandem with Skype: video calling. It's a
feature that's been rumored for quite a while, and it's one that Facebook
is putting a lot ...
<http://techcrunch.com/2011/07/06/facebook-launches-skype-powered-video-calling/>
TechCrunch
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HOW TO: Launch Facebook Skype Video Chat [PICS]
By Sarah Kessler
Our first look, with images, at Facebook's Skype-powered video chat.
<http://mashable.com/2011/07/06/facebook-skype-video-chat-pics/>
MashableSocial Media
<http://mashable.com/>

Facebook, Skype & the mechanics of the hook up — Tech News and ...
By Ryan Kim
Facebook's Skype integration involved a lot of slimming down of Skype's
native client and making it work in a browser, creating the back-end
integration between Facebook and Skype and scaling up Skype's network to
handle the expected ...
<http://gigaom.com/2011/07/07/facebook-skype-and-the-mechanics-of-the-hook-up/>
GigaOM — Tech News, Analysis...
<http://gigaom.com/category/foundread/>

Facebook Video Calling: Initial Impressions - Facebook
By Matthew Panzarino
Facebook has today announced Video Calling in partnership with Skype. We've
put it through its paces and have developed initial impressions.
<http://thenextweb.com/facebook/2011/07/06/facebook-video-calling-initial-impressions/>
The Next Web
<http://thenextweb.com/facebook/>

How To Use Facebook's New Video Calling Feature
By Matt Rosoff
Is it as easy as Facebook says? ... How To Use Facebook's New Video Calling
Feature. Matt Rosoff | Jul. 6, 2011, 6:06 PM | 23471 | 11. A A A. x. Email
Article. From. To. Email Sent! You have successfully emailed the post. ...
<http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-use-facebooks-new-video-calling-feature-2011-7>
Business Insider
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