Googlegate: Facebook Admits to Failed Smear Campaign on Google

Friday, May 13th, 2011
 
So it does look like Mark Zuckerberg’s character in “The Social Network” is close to accurate. A spokesperson to the widely-popular social networking site admitted that Facebook paid a PR firm to spread news across the media that would smear Google‘s name and to encourage different organizations to examine allegations that it was violating user privacy. The admission comes after The Daily B
 

Google Removes Facebook Contacts from Android Phones

Friday, February 25th, 2011
 
In what seems to be a brewing battle between two online giants, Google wipes off Facebook‘s contacts from address books of Android smartphones as soon as an update for its mobile operating system takes effect. According to Google, it can no longer exempt the social networking site from its data-sharing rules. The update applies to Android Gingerbread version, which is currently available on Google’s Ne