Facebook now have to sort out privacy say FTC

The Federal Trade Commission said Facebook’s claims about its privacy policies were unfair and deceptive and violated federal law. The Federal Trade Commission works for consumers to prevent fraudulent, deceptive, and unfair business practices and to provide information to help spot, stop, and avoid them. The FTC have ruled that Facebook will now be required to obtain approval from users before making any changes to privacy settings or how data is shared and also stop anyone accessing a deleted account within 30 days of its deletion. This is good news. Isn’t it what we said all along, opt in, not opt out!   I […]

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Free Future messaging application launched today

The Future Message application was launched today by the Indian based company Xminds Infotech Pvt. Ltd which was co founded by Ram Govind and Jayakrishnan Nair. Schedule emails the easy way The Future Message service called Fumes stores your email, and delivers to your recipient at the requested time & date in the future. Fumes also has a reminder service and you can post messages and reminders to yourself up to 5 years in the future. Fun things Fumes can used for · Send a email to yourself to remind something in the future, like anniversaries, birthdays · Send an email to your […]

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No sim card installed on 4s – not a new problem.

There have been many people complaining about the “No Sim Card installed” message on the apple iPhone 4s. 4S Design Flaw Today we even saw a post about it on Engadget Some iPhone 4S owners reporting ominous ‘No SIM card installed’ messages suggesting that it could be a design flaw with the new iPhone.  Others are saying its a software problem, or many other reasons for it, the 4s is getting a real bad press now. No Sim Card installed on mobile phone problem However, the sad truth of the matter is that this has been going on since the iPhone was born, […]

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Triberr no longer supports automatic tweeting!

What is Triberr? The basics Triberr was created by  Dino Dogan and Dan Cristo. Groups of bloggers create “tribes” where each of them can share each others posts on Twitter.   This used to be Automatic – you would just join a tribe, and every time you published a new post it would go to Triberr and everyone in your tribe would automatically tweet it to their own followers thus creating a larger audience for your website or blog. You could have your account on a manual setting – I know some people did – I used my account as manual – not because I […]

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Did Anonymous turn Facebook into a PORN site?

We saw a while back a video apparently posted by Anonymous on Youtube that boasted that they were going to hack Facebook to protest about Facebook’s lack of privacy. Anonymous Facebook November 5 attack : youtube video message : hack One comment made was that deleting your Facebook account is impossible – even if you delete your facebook account all of your information is recoverable at anytime –  they explained in the video that they are taking action against Facebook on November 5th 2011 Tweets on Twitter later came from people evidently linked to anonymous saying that this was not true. Other reports said that […]

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