Facebook partners with WebSense to protect users from dodgy links

Facebook's teamed up with security firm Websense to check every link users click on for malware.

Bird's Eye app offers map-based view of the Twitterverse

Have you ever looked at people working their phones and wondered if they were tweeting about you or the people around you? 

Facebook testing real-time "Happening Now" feature

Facebook is engaged in limited testing of a new feature known as the "Happening Now" sidebar.

The story behind Facebook's real-time notification system

A few weeks ago, Facebook rolled out a new real-time commenting feature. But what the average user doesn’t realize is that it took some serious manpower to get the real-time commenting system right.

Google developing real-time translator phone

Google has confirmed that it is working on a technology to allow real-time language translation on the phone.