MOBILE, Ala. - Facebook says its new front page will change the way users keep up with their friends, family and favorite businesses.
The switch intends to carve out new space to show the billions of photos and videos that are being posted to the site each month. Facebook says it's an attempt to learn more about its users and keep people coming back so the company can sell more advertising.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he wants the news feed to become more like a "digital newspaper" tailored for each user.
The education company, Amplify, unveiled a new, android-based tablet for the school classroom. It is intended to be a one-stop, personalized learning center. With the touch of a button, the teacher can lock down every device in the classroom and go into deeper details.
They can monitor also monitor each device. The tablets are being piloted this year in school districts across the country. If purchased before June 30th, they will be ready for classroom use by the start of the 2013-14 school year.
The popular video-calling app, Tango, has reached a milestone hitting 100 million registered users. To celebrate, the company comes out with an iPad version of the app that will support high-resolution video calling.
You can get tango for iPad in the iTunes App Store . It's also available in Google Play .
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The trial for Giuseppe Pino LoPorto continues today in Baldwin County. LoPorto, now 80-years-old, faces several sex abuse charges against a child dating back to the early 90s.
FOX10 News has learned William "Eddie" Patrick, captain of Mobile's First police precinct, has been demoted following an internal investigation.
A man who bought a bicycle three weeks ago finds out it was originally stolen, according to the original owner who reported it missing in October.
If you were in the Foley area Thursday, you may have seen a helicopter, police and K-9 units. That’s because a store in Foley was robbed this morning at gunpoint. Eventually, the search was called off. The suspect is still on the loose.
Pastor of Lifeway Community Church Mike McPherson says thieves stole presents that would have been given to needy children.
Skies are mostly clear and the breezy north wind is very noticeable this evening. Daytime highs were only in the mid 50’s today. We are expecting a light freeze tonight along and north of I-10. Lows will be near 32 degrees in Mobile. Upper 20’s are possible well inland.