Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey could ban Facebook and YouTube, which he says have been abused by his political enemies, after local elections on March 30.
Erdogan is locked in a power struggle with the U.S.-based Turkis
The world's biggest messaging service WhatsApp, which Facebook bought for $19 billion recently, will add voice calls to its product in the second quarter of this year, its chief executive Jan Koum said.
With 450 million users
WhatsApp, the rapidly expanding mobile messaging app, suffered an outage for more than three hours on Saturday, frustrating users just days after its acquisition by Facebook for $19 billion.
"WhatsApp service has been restore
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's $19 billion bet in buying WhatsApp may ultimately prove to be a strategic masterstroke: shutting rival Google out of an upstart phenomenon and gaining swathes of users - and their data - in emerging markets.
Facebook Inc will buy fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock in a landmark deal that places the world's largest social network closer to the heart of mobile communications and may bring younger users
For the first time, Facebook Inc is letting users of its online social network identify themselves as a gender other than male and female.
The basic user profile for members in the United States now includes a customizable categor
Facebook has reached the peak of its popularity and the social network could lose up to 80 per cent of its users by 2017, a study said.
Academics at Princeton University used theories on the spread of disease combined with Google
Radeeah Abdurahiman has won the iTECH Gulf Facebook competition.
The iTech Gulf Exhibition and Forum organisers, Hilal Conferences and Exhibitions, presented a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 to the winner, said a report in the Gulf Daily Ne
Nasdaq OMX Group will compensate firms on December 31 for qualifying claims related to Facebook Inc's botched May 2012 initial public offering, the exchange operator said in a note to traders.
Nasdaq said previously it would p
Businesswomen in Bahrain were advised to use a range of social media platforms to further their businesses by an expert.
Julia Atherton-Dandy, general manager of Hill & Knowlton, discussed social media and government with the