Facebook applications archive

  • Facebook launches social App Center
    Apps

    Facebook launches social App Center

    By 10 May 2012

    Facebook will soon have its own application marketplace enabling users to discover and download apps from one social hub. The likes of Draw Something, Spotify and Pinterest will all be available from the App Center that itself can be accessed through...

  • BlackBerry PlayBook OS update adds advanced Facebook features
    Tablets

    BlackBerry PlayBook OS update adds advanced Facebook features

    By 7 June 2011

    Whilst RIM's big rival was making a big song and dance about its latest OS updates over in California, the Canadian manufacturer quietly released details of a fresh new version of its tablet OS - using its blog to announce BlackBerry Tablet OS v1.0.5....

  • Monty Python game heading for Facebook
    Gaming

    Monty Python game heading for Facebook

    By 3 December 2010

    The first Monty Phython game for 13 years is being released early next year - on Facebook. The Ministry of Silly Games is an "innovative new social game", which takes place in a virtual Python world and includes mini games such as Camelot Smashalot, Gumby...

  • Facebook iPhone app adds personal details
    Apps

    Facebook iPhone app adds personal details

    By 15 November 2010

    Facebook has rolled out the latest update to its iPhone app, version 3.3.2. We'd love to tell you that it's a dynamic update, totally revamping the app and bringing fresh new, exciting features like the rumoured Facebook email, but alas, it doesn't. What...

  • Facebook to allow apps to email you
    Online

    Facebook to allow apps to email you

    By 21 January 2010

    Facebook has announced that developers will soon be given the power to email users via their applications. In the same way that you get an email when you're tagged in a photo, you may soon get a message to tell you that someone's recruited you into their...

  • Intel launches distributed computing Facebook app
    Online

    Intel launches distributed computing Facebook app

    By 4 August 2009

    Intel has launched a Facebook app version of its distributed computing technology, which aims to solve difficult problems that require lots of computing power by getting millions of PCs across the world to do little bits when they're idle. Arguably the...