Facebook Announces New Details About Its Last Security Breach

October 13, 2018 | Facebook

On September 25, Facebook announced on the official blog that the Facebook engineering team found out a security hack that’s effected around 50 million accounts worldwide. It pointed out that this attack uses the vulnerability in Facebook’s code that impacted “View As”, a feature that lets people see what their own profile looks like to someone else. According to …


Twitter Is Unlocking In-Stream Video Ads to All Regions

October 3, 2018 | Twitter

This week, Twitter announced on its official blog that they are unlocking the platform in-stream videos to all regions, which means that publishers can now monetize their entire global video audience on Twitter through In-Stream Video Ads. In-Stream Video Ads is an effective way that built by Twitter, in order to help top publishers who want to monetize …


Snapchat Publishes Its Monthly Trending Topics Report | September 2018

October 2, 2018 | Snapchat

A few days ago, Snapchat published its monthly report “Snap Chatter” of September 2018 on its blog, which showcases a great set of insights, habits, and trends in Snapchat each month. The report talks about the topics and slang that trended among Snapchatters in September 2018, such as The Nun, Remembering Mac Miller, and the start of Oktoberfest. …


Cloudflare Launches A New Bandwidth Alliance Including Microsoft

September 27, 2018 |

This Week, it has been reported that Cloudflare Inc. made a new partnership with a great number of internet services companies.  Cloudflare is launching a new group called “Bandwidth Alliance”, which aims to decrease the price of bandwidth for many cloud customers. Cloudflare, Inc. is a U.S. company that provides content delivery network services, DDoS mitigation, Internet security, …


Microsoft’s Introducing New Features of IoT to Its Azure

September 27, 2018 | Google

Last week, Microsoft held its Ignite conference in Orlando, Florida, US, in order to reveal its latest updates that include a set of new Internet of Things-focused updates to its Azure cloud computing platform, aiming to completely benefit from data generated by IoT devices in enhancing its cloud computing services like Azure. Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service created by Microsoft for building, testing, …


Group Planning Is Now Available on Google Maps

September 26, 2018 | Google

This week, Google announced on its official blog that finally, they are launching a new feature called “Group Planning” on its Google Maps product. Accordingly, Group Planning feature will enable all users worldwide to plan with their friends and decide where to go as a group. Five months ago, Google announced on an official blog post that they were …


Facebook Launches Oculus Quest, a New All-in-One VR System for $399

September 26, 2018 | Facebook

  This week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced at Oculus Connect 5 (OC5) that they will launch their newest headset, called “Oculus Quest” for shipping in the upcoming spring of 2019 for $399. Oculus Quest is considered to be Oculus VR’s first all-in-one VR system that provides six degrees of freedom and Touch controllers. According to this VR device “Oculus Quest”, gamers now able to jump right into …


Twitter’s Launching #BeAVoter Campaign to Promote Participation in the 2018 US Election

September 26, 2018 | Twitter

It is clear that the elections in the United States of America have become a barbed wire for social networking platforms especially after the Cambridge Analytica controversy, and the interference of foreign organizations causing political discourse via social platforms. Accordingly, two days ago, Twitter announced on its official blog the launch of the #BeAVoter campaign, aiming to encourage increased, …


Facebook Launches CodeFWD to Inspire Students to Pursue Computer Programming

September 26, 2018 | Facebook

A few hours ago, Facebook announced on its official blog that they are partnering with Sphero, in order to roll out the Facebook CodeFWD, which is a free online education program for educators to help them inspire their students to pursue computer programming. This partnership between the Facebook company and Sphero aims to increase the amount of underrepresented and female students interested in studying computer science. …


Google Announces 4 Updates While Celebrating Its 20th Anniversary

September 25, 2018 | Google

This week, Google is celebrating its 20th Anniversary since a pair of Stanford PhD students founded a search engine company based in their friend Susan’s Menlo garage. But, it is not only a celebration; Google also announces 4 new updates to its services and products worldwide. First announcement (Some New Updates to Visual Results) Google’s first announcement mentions some …


LinkedIn Launches “Talent Insights”, A New Talent Analytics Solution

September 25, 2018 | LinkedIn

Back in 2017, LinkedIn revealed its plan to build a new service called LinkedIn Talent Insights, aiming to provide individuals and businesses with an effective tool that presents them with rich data on talent pools and companies. Additionally, to help these businesses answer questions like, which companies are you losing talent to? How does your employer brand compare to your …


Instagram’s Co-Founders Plan to Leave the Company

September 25, 2018 | Instagram

The Facebook company -including Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp- is facing a surprise decision from Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, the co-founders of the photo-sharing app Instagram, which is expected to affect the value and the Stability of the company. Yesterday, Mr. Systrom, Instagram’s chief executive, and Mr. Krieger, the chief technical officer, have announced their Resignation and their plan …