Basic instinct is the same in all creatures, more pronounced in mammals and to highest degree in humans. Insecurity toward each other has tied us together in a network known as socialism. Social Networking is the group of individuals like communities, schools, universities, workplace and so on. When it comes to online social networking, websites are commonly used and these websites are known as social networking sites, popularly Facebook, Twitter, Google+for now. Members can share their hobbies, experiences, information, political views, common interests. As a whole we can say it is a medium to communicate.
Facebook must be facing a pressure to introduce newer services/features because of recently launched Google+, a new social network by Google. Ever since Google+ was launched, it’s one service Hangouts has been well received by users. Hangouts lets you live video chat using your webcam among your circles all inside a browser. Now, Facebook is introducing the video call feature called “Video Calling” to compete with Google+. [Read more...]
Finally, the wait is over for us Nepalese. The real fun and excite of updating your Facebook message and Tweets by sending an SMS is in our reach. These are, btw, not official Facebook and Twitter numbers or services which have been in use since long in many other countries.
Sparrow SMS, power of Text, has brought Facebook via SMS and Twitter via SMS connectivity among the Nepalese Mobile Telephone Operators. Sparrow SMS is the product of Janaki Technology Pvt Ltd, an outsourcing company based in Kathmandu.
What is Sparrow SMS? Sparrow SMS is a complete SMS Service powered by SMSFOX engine capable of running any type of SMS campaign and everything possible in Nepal via SMS (as written in their home page.)
Now, the message box of social giant Facebook is not limited to just sending or receiving updates inside the Facebook interface. The newly upgraded Facebook messages allow users to use FB messages like a complete email solution integrated with Instant chat, SMS ( ) and File attachment. Facebook had announced this service few months ago but had left users with disappointment of not instant upgrading of their messages.
The quick answer to the above question is obviously, SURELY NOT, it is just another rumor. Since few days the news about shutting down of Facebook has skyrocketed. According to some sites and latest updates of Jan 8, 2011 Facebook is going to end in March 15th, 2011; users will no longer be able to access their Facebook accounts says Zuckerberg, the Facebook CEO. However, the FB staffers respond that they are not circulated regarding this so will continue to work. [Read more...]
Facebook has been adding more and more features while it is being one of the 4 pages viewed on the web (as of Nov 20, according to Alexa.) Now that you can download your complete Facebook data to the local hard disk in your computer. All the photo albums, videos, friend list, your status, personal information and all other data are downloaded into compressed (zip) file while unzipping it will reveal lucidly arranged data of your Facebook profile. And even without internet connection, you can browse your complete Facebook data exactly in the same way you used to browse the site while being online.
Yes, another venture to control the adult websites from the country, Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) has ordered all the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Nepal. Few years ago there was a similar blocking purposed but later it was relaxed, why??? (we don’t know nor do the officials have answers.) [Read more...]