Facebook kills Snapchat-like app it released last year for users under 21

Facebook has shut down its standalone social networking app Lifestage that it released a year ago for high schoolers, media reports said. Not many people know about this Snapchat-like app as only users aged 21 or younger could sign up for it. According to a report in the Business Insider on Tuesday, Lifestage was intended… Continue reading Facebook kills Snapchat-like app it released last year for users under 21

Woman can show face only to her husband: Muslim cleric on Pathan’s selfie

Following Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan Wife post on social media, where he is seen with his wife, the all-rounder has received massive backlash especially from religious leaders, who claim what he did was against Islamic law. Calling it ‘un-Islamic’, Maulana Sajid Rashidi said that Irfan Pathan’s background is very religious as his father was a… Continue reading Woman can show face only to her husband: Muslim cleric on Pathan’s selfie

Excessive Facebook users likely to be sad, unhealthy: Study

People who check their Facebook profile more often are likely to be sad and unhealthy as compared to those who use the popular social networking site sporadically, a new study warns. Researchers, including those from University of California, San Diego (UCSD) in the US, used data from 5,208 people about their Facebook use between 2013… Continue reading Excessive Facebook users likely to be sad, unhealthy: Study

The world’s most popular social networks

Facebook, with 1.8 billion monthly active users, remains the world’s most popular social network Facebook, with 1.8 billion monthly active users, remains the world’s most popular social network, by far, according to a report published on the website of the World Economic Forum. If the social media giant were a country, it would be much… Continue reading The world’s most popular social networks