New Facebook Photo Viewer

Well, I’ve just been hit with the new Facebook photo viewer, and my word it’s horrible. From what I can see it was apparently rolled-out back in October last year in America, and like a disease it’s slowly infecting us all.

 

Facebook Places Deals to offer location-based discounts

Launched in the US last November, Facebook is expected to announce today the roll out of ‘Places Deals’ in the UK and Europe, a new service which rewards users for visits to different locations by logging their whereabouts on the site via their mobile phones. According to source close to Facebook: “Places Deals is launching … 

 

Open Source Hack Unlocks Apple TV’s Potential

Your Apple TV just got a lot less boring with the help of nifty new tools that override its restrictions and add powerful capabilities. Launched Friday morning, the hack for Apple TV 2 expands the set-top box’s multimedia playback to support almost every type of audio or video format, including 1080p HD content. By default, … 

 

Firefox 4 Beta 9 Out

‘Mozilla have officially released Firefox 4 Beta 9 and it’s a big improvement over previous betas and a parsec beyond the Firefox 3.6.x experience. At this stage, after months of development, Mozilla developers are clearly nearing the end of this development marathon.’ After Firefox beta 9, a beta 10 and a single RC are scheduled … 

 

Street Artist Banksy to Be Unmasked Via eBay Auction

UK artist Banksy, he of the guerilla techniques and ever-increasing popularity, is about to be unceremoniously identified to the highest bidder in an eBay auction, which ends about 36 hours from now. At press time, the winning bidder is offering one slim dollar shy of a million. Bidding started at $3,000; the auction has had …