Tag Archives: Facebook

Social User Experience with the Facebook Phone


There are quite a few rumors flying around about Facebook and HTC teaming up to build a new “social” smartphone named “Buffy” with Facebook services deeply integrated in a modified version of Android. Facebook has declined to comment on the … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile, Social Media, User Experience | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Google Search should fear Facebook Social Web


For over a decade, Google has became synonymous with Search. Webmasters swore by Google page rankings because most of their traffic comes from Google. However, there has been a paradigm shift after Facebook introduced their Open Graph in April 2010 which attempts to … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Social Networking, Trends, Web | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Facebook should build a mobile phone


There was news in Techcrunch that Facebook is building it’s own phone with a quick denial by Facebook saying they are not building their own phone but are working on tighter integration with phone platforms like Android, Symbian etc. I … Continue reading

Posted in Mobile, Social Media, Social Networking, Trends | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Photo sharing: Facebook leads Flickr by a long margin


Flickr had been the leading Photo sharing site for quite a while but off late it’s been trumped by Facebook. Flickr adds about 3 million photos every day as opposed to Facebook which adds around 30 million photos every day. … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Can Indian social networking sites survive?


With international favorites like Facebook, Orkut (yes, it’s back) and MySpace gaining traction in Indian markets, it’ll be really difficult for the “me too” websites with a “follow the leader” mentality to hold out in this space. In a product … Continue reading

Posted in Social Networking | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments