Facebook is bringing its Messenger service out the Facebook website itself and it is now a standalone app that you can access via your web browser. If you head on over to Messenger.com you will find what looks like the mobile Messenger app, but made to work for the web.
If you happen to be one of the 700 million people that use Facebook-owned WhatsApp on your mobile device and you also have a desktop or notebook, you might be delighted that the company has finally released a web-based client.
Facebook users have been quite upset with the company as recently they have made it a requirement for US users to user their Facebook Messenger app to chat with other Facebook users. Well it looks like there is a trick that allows you to keep chatting in the normal Facebook app if you have an iPhone.
Up until last week Google and other companies were barred for disclosing how many requests they were receiving from the National Security Agency and PRISM. This ban was lifted last week when the US Government settled a lawsuit with the tech industry. Now companies such as Google can list NSA requests in their Transparency Report, a semi-annual publication that shows how often governments collect information on its users.
Talking about a toaster on a hardware and computer related platform is quite absurd and might not register with the readers at first attempt. It only makes a little sense when we introduce the toaster coming from the gaming guru, Razer. The idea is quite obviously too high on the crazy side but most of the diehard fans of gaming and especially loyal customers of Razer might want to give it a try.
That’s right we are having another giveaway! This time we have some great hardware up for grabs! We have 6 prizes! They include, One (1) AURUM 750 CM Modular Cable Power Supply retail value: $179.99, Two (2) iON C1500 portable power battery retail value: $34.99, and Three (3) Mobile Safety Kit retail value: $19.99. So how can you get your hands on these prizes? All you have to do is “Like” ThinkComputers and FSP Group USA on Facebook and fill out our entry form! It really is that easy!
We are having a contest with our friends over at Pittco. The contest is extremely simple to enter and we have some great prizes you can win. Up for grabs is 16GB Kingston Wi-Drive, 4GB kit of Kingston HyperX DDR3-1600 memory and 50%/25% off coupons to Pittco’s next event, which is April 20-22. Read on to see what you need to do to be entered into the contest. Good luck everyone!
Here at ThinkComputers we really try to incorporate things into the site that will make the user experience better. Social media and social networks are a big part of the internet and we try to make them a part of the site. Since launching the new Wordpress-based site last year we have many social media improvements to the site. We have links to our Twitter account all over the site, we use the Tweetmeme plugin, and you can comment on posts with your Twitter or Facebook logins. If you have noticed over the past few days there is a small Facebook “Like” button on all of the posts…
As many of you know we launched our forums about a month ago and had a great contest then. Well now we are back with another awesome contest thanks to our friends at Thermaltake. They will be providing us with 3 awesome prizes to giveaway to our community! These prizes include an Armor A90 PC Case,Toughpower XT 775W Power Supply, and a FRIO CPU Cooler! Read on to see how you can win one of these awesome prizes!