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Facebook and Instagram add new features to help celebrate Sydney’s 2020 Gay and Lesbian...

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Well, its official Mardi Gras season in Sydney, with numerous business showing their pride and inclusiveness within the LGBTIQ community. Facebook along with its photo sharing app, Instagram, are also looking to take part...

How to turn it off: Facebook Reveals How Much It Tracks Your Web and...

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Some people think that Facebook shows them ads by listening into their conversations. There is no proof that this has happened however Facebook has just revealed that they don't need to listen to...

Facebook dark mode is still a work in progress, but its coming

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There's being fashionably late to the party, then there's Facebook who still hasn't delivered a dark mode for their mobile apps. We've finally seen dark mode arrive for Facebook-owned Whatsapp (beta users only)....

Instagram is removing the IGTV button that no one really used

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Facebook had such high hopes for Instagram TV or IGTV, but its seems that has now somewhat soured with the company confirming that the IGTV button within the app is being removed. A Facebook spokesperson...

Facebook’s WhatsApp to remain ad free – for now

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In what presents as a rapid retreat from previous plans to introduce adverts to status feeds, Facebook has - temporarily at least - halted its plans. The plan was in part a way for...

Disney and Facebook team up to bring Star Wars: the Rise of Skywalker to...

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With the imminent release of the final (possibly, who knows really) Star Wars movie - Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - on December 19th, Disney has teamed up with Facebook to get fans...

Facebook announces data portability tool – move your Facebook photos to Google Photos

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Often when we report on Facebook it's following their latest scandal, so it's refreshing to be able to talk about something that appears to be 100% positive. Facebook has today announced the release of...

Facebook’s dark theme mode starts showing up for some users

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More and more apps are starting to roll out dark modes and now Facebook is doing the same with some users noticing a new dark mode. Facebook has said it would be implementing a dark...

Facebook’s Messenger launches a Privacy and Safety Hub to educate users

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Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular and widely used instant messaging apps, and for good reason. The group chat functions are excellent, and like it or not, the service integrates very well...

How to tell Google and Facebook what to do with your accounts after you...

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It's not a topic that people like to talk about, but whether it comes unexpectedly or after a long lifespan we all eventually pass away. Wills deal with giving away our assets to family...

Facebook makes Huawei phones more desirable by removing its spyware (er, app) from new...

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There's been lots of media speculation (and US government speculation) about Huawei spying or being a national security risk, but it's mostly just speculation. Neither the US (nor other governments) have offered up much...

Ads are coming to WhatsApp, but they won’t be as intrusive as you think

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As first mentioned last year, Facebook had confirmed that ads will appear in WhatsApp, starting in 2020. Before arming up with pitchforks however, it's worth looking into the details. Facebook has long had a problem...

Instagram is this week’s leaky ship, with users’ private contact details exposed via profile...

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It's a day ending in "y", which means it's time for a reminder of how Facebook handles your private data - badly. Today it's Instagram's turn, with users' contact details exposed in web profiles...

Facebook bringing back the ‘View As Public’ profile feature

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In a move to give users better and more visible control of their public-facing information, Facebook has announced that it is bringing back the 'View As Public' profile feature alongside a new "Edit Public...

Facebook supposedly working on a voice assistant, likely to be a terrible idea

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According to a report from CNBC in the US, Facebook is coming up with a new way for us to dislike the service, working on a voice assistant. Facebook isn't afraid of trying new...

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