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Facebook warns you when friends are nearby

The Facebook presented on Thursday (17) a new service that sends notification on the mobile every time that a friend is nearby.   Called “Nearby Friends”, the tool will work in the main application of social network, both for Android and for iOS.   The news comes at a time when Facebook starts to withdraw your application

Small screen PC and low resolution led to redo Facebook Feed

Computers with small screens and low resolution were the determining motive Facebook News Feed revamp the area that displays updates from friends and pages you follow, according to the director of design for social network. Julie Zhuo, the reason it was responsible for abandoning a test site that would make the photos larger. “It turns out that while

Zuckerberg leads investment in artificial intelligence company

One of the founders of Facebook and current chief executive of the social network, Mark Zuckerberg led the investment in Vicarious, software company that has the ambition of making computer programs to simulate the reaction of the new human cortex part of the brain that, among other functions, is responsible for language. The investment of $ 40 million was

Google and Facebook dominate advertising on mobile devices

Revenue from advertising on mobile devices doubled in 2013, reaching U.S. $ 17.9 billion, driven by Facebook and Google , announced on Wednesday (19) consultancy eMarketer. The forecast is strong gains this year. The company reported that the ad spend on mobile platforms grew by 105% last year, according to estimates, should creser 75% in 2014, reaching $