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Why Is Facebook Blue In Color?

From the beginning time of Facebook to up to date Facebook is blue in color. Facebook has already done major changes in its design but one thing is remains unchanged is Blue color of site.Almost everything from Facebook sign in,Facebook sign up page,FB logo,their mobile app or messenger are blue in color and other Facebook options also have blue color shade.But why Facebook is Blue?In way back in 2010,Mark Zuckerberg explains in The New Yorker why Facebook is all blue in color.Mark Zukerberg cleared that he is red-green color-blind but he can see blue:Colors don’t matter much to Zuckerberg; a few years ago, he took an online test and realized that he was red-green color-blind. Blue is Facebook’s dominant color, because, as he said, “blue is the richest color for me—I can see all of blue.


Also blue and white color combination is favorite color combination of webmaster's.Other colors distract users but blue color is easily visible to human brain so most of popular websites  use blue color in their website design. Following table show color and their qualities which are used for design and business. 

BLACK:
Qualities:definite, credible, strength, powerful, precise, professional, direct, accuracy
Best for:construction, corporate, oil, financial, fashion, manufacturing, cosmetics, mining, marketing, tradesmen
RED:
Qualities:hungry, exciting, urgent, dangerous, sexy, evocative, romantic, design, warm, fast
Best for:food, clothing, fashion, apparel cosmetics, sports, real estate, entertainment, health care, caring, emergency services, hospitality, marketing, public relations, advertising
GREEN:
Qualities:natural, organic, youth, nurturing, instructional, education, adventurous, ecological, calming, nature
Best for:medicine, science, government, recruitment, ecological-business, tourism, human resources
BLUE:
Qualities:credibility, calming, clean, focused, medical, professional, judicial, power, business like
Best for:medical, scientific, utilities, government, health care, high-tech, recruitment, tradesmen, legal, information technology, dental, corporate
ORANGE:
Qualities:creative, dynamic, energetic, youthfulness, expressive, child-like, fruitful, innocence, enthusiasm
Best for:recruitment, food and drink, entertainment, education, sports, human resources, childcare
YELLOW:
Qualities:energy, drive, dynamic, encouraging, design, ideas, youth, invention, bright, positive
Best for:childcare, food and drink, entertainment, new technology, automotive, signs and banners, ecommerce
PURPLE:
Qualities:spiritual, mysterious, magical, arcane, religiousness, evocative, sensual, well being, occult, loving
Best for:body, mind and soul, astrology, tarot, aromatherapy, massage, yoga, arcane, healing, spiritual, occult
BROWN:
Qualities:earthly, nurturing, historical, safe, financial, tradition, conservative, reliable, retrospect, steady
Best for:construction, animals, mining, veterinary, finance, real estate, ecology
WHITE:
Qualities:clinical, clean, medical, clear, purity, spacious, simple, easy, fresh
Best for:medical, science, high-tech, dental 
source:thelogocompany
If you are bored with Facebook blue theme and you want to change Facebook theme color then visit:how to customize the background and colors on Facebook. 

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom specs and price in USA

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom 

Samsung has announced new camera specialized smartphone,the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom.Galaxy Zoom is specially designed to take mobile photography to an amazing new level.So Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is almost look like digital camera with its lens but it has also all smartphone features. The Galaxy K Zoom offers 10x optical zoom.You will get closer to any action by using this zoom and this zoom is like compact camera.Main advantage of this lenses is lenses retracts neatly in to Galaxy K Zoom when your not using it.So you can use Galaxy K Zoom like simple and smooth smartphone.It has also 20.7 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor,and this sensor is 1.8 bigger than other typical smartphones sensor,and it has better capability to take picture in dimly-lit conditions.The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom has powerful Xenon flash which is always better than LED flash.Galaxy K Zoom also has Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) which minimize blurring effect which are mostly caused by moment and it adjust quickly in different lighting condition. Selfie Alarm is also key feature of Galaxy K Zoom.You can capture perfect selfie by using selfie alarm feature.Below i listed some key specs of Galaxy K Zoom.

GALAXY K ZOOM KEY SPECS:
Display : 4.80-inch
Processor : 1.3GHz
Front Camera : 2-megapixel
Resolution : 720x1280 pixels
RAM : 2GB
OS : Android 4.4
Storage : 8GB
Rear Camera : 20.7-megapixel,10x zoom,1/2.3-inch BSI CMOS sensor.
Battery capacity : 2430mAh

Samsung lunched video to introduce new Galaxy K Zoom,by video you can take close look of Galaxy K Zoom.


Galaxy K Zoom has also more Specification which are give below in detail:

OSAndroid 4.4 KitKat
US carrierNone
Camera20 megapixels
Zoom10x optical
Sensor size1/2.3-inch BSI CMOS
Aperturef3.1-6.3
Focal range24-240mm
Front-facing camera2-megapixels
Video recording1080p HD rear; 720p HD front
Processor1.3GHz quad-core, 1.7GHz dual-core Exynos Hexa processor
Screen4.8-inch Super AMOLED
Resolution1,280x720; 306ppi
Dimensions (inches)5.1 x 2.8 x 0.7
Weight (ounces)7
Battery2,430mAh, removable
Internal storage8GB

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Price in USA: 

Still Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is not arrive on Amazon but its approximately price in USA is $666.In few days Samsung Galaxy K Zoom will listed on Amazon for sell.But if you really want Galaxy K Zoom like phone then now you can also buy Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom on Amazon.

Top 5 Best Accessories For Samsung Galaxy S5


Samsung Galaxy S5 has lot of best features,but any smartphone without accessories feel  incomplete whatever it will be high end or low end smartphone.So here i pick some Samsung Galaxy S5 accessories which make your Galaxy S5 more meaningful and useful. 

Samsung Gear Fit


You can link your Galaxy S5 with Samsung gear fit.Once you synchronized your Galaxy S5 to Gear fit,it will give yo instant notification of incoming calls,SMS,emails and 3rd party apps to keep you connected .Samsung Gear Fit is mainly designed for  exercise and for track your activities.It has in built optical heartrate sensor and it works like your personalized fitness trainer.the main advantage of Gear Fit is you can wear it 24/7 and it has water and dust protection ability.Only one primary thing is missing in Gear Fit is Camera.But over all Samsung Gear Fit is good-looking wearable device with light weight and AMOLED display for your Samsung Galaxy S5.  

Samsung Gear 2 or Gear 2 Neo


These both are the similar to Gear Fit but both has more features and specification than Gear Fit.By using Samsung Gear 2 you can receive your  calls or you can reject them.Also it will give you all important notifications instantly from your Galaxy S5.Gear 2 has camera so can take photo and do video recording by using Gear 2.  Gear 2 Neo and Gear 2 quit similar to each other but Gear 2 Neo missing  a camera.By using both Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo you can measure your heart rate,also you can stream music to a Bluetooth headset and both you can use as TV remote and more purpose.So to make your every day life more easy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo is very useful accessories for your Samsung Galaxy S5.

Samsung Wireless Charging Pad or Wireless Charging Battery cover 


Name suggest all you can charge your Samsung Galaxy S5/S4 without reconnecting cable to your handset.Just simply keep your phone on the charger pad  and it will start to charging.Only make sure that to plug charging pad and you will get green light when charging is working.Buy it here.
Samsung Wireless Charging Battery Cover:It is based on Qi global standard which are mainly used to charging.This cover is specially made for Samsung Galaxy S5.You can charge your Galaxy S5 phone without plugin.Just install wireless charging battery cover and keep your device directly onto samsung wireless charging pad and your phone begin to charge. 

Samsung 64 GB Class 10 Memory Card


Samsung Galaxy S5 has 16 GB or 32 GB  variety models,but if you want much space for storage on your Galaxy S5 then buy Samsung 64 GB Class 10 Memory Card.It is very fast memory card and you will get warranty up to 10 years. 

Samsung Galaxy Universal Suction Car Mount Kit


Galaxy universal vehicle navigation mount is very handy kit for your Samsung Galaxy S5 for mount your phone during car riding.It secure your phone during long drive and it's suction hold is very well and it keep your phone safe.It has multi angle neck ,speakerphone cradle and solid GPS support.With this kit you can run your favorite apps on the go and information hands-free with Google voice search. 

Images via:Samsung

Samsung Galaxy S5 Full Phone Specifications and Price in USA

If you are going to purchase a Samsung Galaxy S5 then you should buy it from Amazon,because Samsung Galaxy S5 price cut off to $168 for US users,on Amazon with AT&T Galaxy S5 and the Sprint Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5 in different colors 


Now You can buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 from Amazon by clicking the link below:

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S5,16 GB,Black-$168;

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S5,16 GB,White-$168;

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5,16GB,Black-$168;

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5,16GB,White-$168.

Samsung Galaxy S5 has awesome specifications which are listed below:


Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs
Network:
LTE Cat.4 (150/50Mbps)
AP:
LTE: 2.5GHz Quad core application processor
Display:
5.1” FHD Super AMOLED (1920 x 1080), 432 ppi
Dimension:
142.0 x 72.5 x 8.1mm, 145g
OS:
Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat)
Memory:
RAM : 2GB
16/32GB User Memory + microSD slot (up to 128GB)
Some places only provide 16GB depending on region/country.
Connectivity:
WiFi : 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac VHT80, MIMO(2x2)
Download Booster (LTE + WiFi simultaneous reception)
NFC, Bluetooth®: 4.0 BLE / ANT+
USB 3.0
IrLED
Additional Features:
IP67 certificated Dust & Water Resistant, Emergency Mode, Ultra Power Saving Mode, S Health, Quick Connect, Private Mode, Kids Mode.
Camera:
Main(Rear) : 16MP (1/2.6”, Phase Detection AF)
Sub (Front) : 2.0MP (1920 x 1080, Wide-angle lens )
Camera Features:
HDR (Rich tone), Selective Focus, Virtual Tour Shot
Video:
UHD@30fps, HDR, video stabilization
Video Codec : H.263, H.264(AVC), MPEG4, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8
Video Format : MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Audio:
Audio Codec : MP3, AMR-NB/WB, AAC/ AAC+/ eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC
Audio Format : MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
Sensor:
Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Hall, RGB ambient light, Gesture, Fingerprint, Heart Rate Sensor
Battery:
2800mAh
Google Mobile Services:
Chrome, Drive, Photos, Gmail, Google, Google+, Google Settings, Hangouts, Maps, Play Books, Play Games, Play Newsstand, Play Movie & TV, Play Music, Play Store, Voice Search, YouTube
Specifications Source:Samsung.com

Twitter Redesign:7 Things To Understand

It seems like Facebook and Twitter has competition of redesign features and layout.Recently twitter done lot of redesign in twitter features and if you are  using twitter for your business purpose or for social marketing then you should aware about new resigned features of twitter. Of course twitter won't change basic 140 charters limit of tweet.Just take look what is redesigned and announced by twitter:

1)Twitter Profile Redesign: 

Twitter:profile redesign
Twitter done redesign user profiles,and they started testing profile redesign in Feb 2014 and roll out Apr 08 2014.This main twitter profile redesign almost look like Facebook user profile's.New profile design with larger profile photo and banner photo means header image which like FB cover photo.In this new redesign all elements on your twitter theme appears big means your twitter profile picture,header image and your tweets will appear big on their popularity on twitter. 

2)Your Best Tweets or Big Tweets:

Best tweets or big tweets

Suppose you tweeted something and that got 1000 retweets and 100 favorites. That one appear larger on your twitter profile than other less popular tweet.This redesign not impact on brand new user This design will work effectively if you have lot of followers on twitter. 

3)Pinned Tweet:

Twitter:Pinned tweet

The new "pinned tweet" feature make lot of sense,by using this option you can pin one of your tweets to the top of your page so its easy to your followers to see what you're all about.Due pinned tweet option your follower don't be able to ignore your tweet more.This option also like Facebook pin to top option.In Facebook also you can pin your post at top.Anyway in twitter if you want to pin your tweet then Click on "More" option on tweet,select "Pin to your profile page" and that tweet will be first thing your followers or visitors see.

4)Filtered Tweets:

Filtered Tweets

A twitter designer David Bellona reported on twitter's blog, the lets user can choose which timeline to view when checking out other profiles.Due to filtered tweets design its easier to followers to view specific content such as photos,videos,tweets or replies which are related to your account.In new filtered tweets design photos and videos are now integrated with their respective tweets rather than open in new separate window.

5)Real Time Notifications:

Twitter real time notification
To increase your  interaction with your followers,twitter brings new real-time notifications on twitter.com.Now when you logged in to twitter,you will see a pop up  notification when someone is engaging with your tweets means when someone replies/retweets/favorites/ your tweet and when you get new follower or direct message.You respond within the pop-up window to user who sends you direct message or who retweets one of your tweet.The notification will appear in the lower-right hand corner of the use's timeline.Twitter real-time notification option is little different than Facebook notification.

6)Following List:

Twitter redesign:following list
Twitter also redesigns following list.Means If you want to see your twitter follower then you will be surprised by new look of following list.Now it's no longer vertical list look now it's completely a tiled board that include all info of your followers also.   

7)Photo Tagging:

Twitter photo tagging

Twitter also announced the photo uploading changes in mobile features to its iOS  and Android mobile apps.In photo tagging now you can able to tag up to 10 people in a single photo and other people also will tag you.While in other feature now you can include four photos in a single tweet.This photo sharing and tagging will not affect on your 140 characters,it still remain 140.

Thus the Twitter making several changes to its design and revamping it.If any changes i forget to add then feel free to mention it.

Images Via:Twitter

Advantages and Disadvantages of Twitter

Twitter is powerful social marketing tool and a leading online community.Everyday billions people use it.But twitter has its own advantages and disadvantages.This post will give you all merits and demerits of twitter in detail.

Advantages of Twitter:


1)Twitter is free:

Like other social networking sites twitter also provide free service to users and this is main advantage of
twitter.Now days twitter starts some paid services but they don't compulsory on users they give freedom to
user to choice services.Twitter is free so anyone can join it freely.

2)Twitter is easy to join and use:Joining twitter is very easy you can join twitter within a minute and start tweeting.You can also start following people from the starting time of joining twitter.Twitter is free from advertisement and its interface is very handy to use.On twitter you want only to follow people to get updates,news,tweet,re-tweet and messages.

3)Twitter is massive:Twitter has billion registered user and millions active user everyday. Now days all kind of people uses twitter so you can follow people on twitter which you know.Also most of the famous people,famous stars and celebrity uses twitter so you can keep in touch with them by following them on twitter.By using twitter you can also target your audience for your business,no matter how big or small your business. 

4)Twitter for business: You can communicate directly with your targeted market by using twitter.Means business use twitter to share information to their services and build relationship with customers and partners. 
You can research your market by using twitter and interact with them within second.For business purpose you can pass your business minded info very easily and effectively by posting just 140 charters tweets ans its free. 

5)Twitter security: Twitter provides very high level security about users account.Twitter has very high kind of security policies.Also twitter provide you option of protecting your personal information.Twitter also give you option of report spam.

6)Some other advantages of twitter:

  • You can use twitter on your smartphones,and twitter apps are available for every smart phone.
  • You can follow anyone on twitter and anyone can follow you.
  • Twitter also provide you sms notification,means you can get twitter notification instantly.
  • You can use tweet into your blog post or on your website by using embed tweet option.
  • You can use your twitter id to log in to other website and also post comment by using it.
  • Tweets are very easy to create and by using lots of twitter apps you can do lots of interesting stuff also by using third-party application like hoot suite you can set your tweet to update automatically.Thus twitter has many advantages which make twitter best.
Though twitter has huge advantages it has also some disadvantages.

Also Read:What are the advantages and disadvantages of facebook 

Disadvantages of Twitter:


1)Inactive and fake Twitter accounts:
Though twitter has billion user most of them either inactive or not used regularly.Most of twitter accounts are fake which are made to cheat and harass someone.

2)Spam problem: Twitter has also spam problem like other social networking sites.Some twitter user only tweet their products,blog or website links.Also some user send spam messages or they spam you by tweeting spam tweets.Twitter also face overloading problem means due to large numbers of user it get  crashed.

3)Twitter is addictive: The main disadvantage of twitter is its addiction.Once you start to use twitter you will get more involved into twitter.So once you become twitter addictive it kills your precious time and it consume your most valuable time.

4)Limited 140 characters tweet: Twitter provides only 140 charters tweet,means you can't use characters more than 140.If you want to tweet more than 140 characters you have to use third party applications.

5)Twitter is not more effective for visual content: Twitter is more link based,if you want share more photos,videos on twitter then it's not more effective like other photo and video sharing sites.

Thus twitter has also disadvantages which could be harmful to user.So you have to use twitter carefully to avoid this disadvantages. 

How to Add Signature in Gmail Account

Creating signature in Gmail is little different than adding signature in Hotmail/Outlook. In Gmail you can add simple email signature or also you can add image,multiple addressees,Also you can use  different signatures for different situation and you can also able to add signature above quoted text in replies.Here is simple guide to create an email signature in Gmail.


Step 1: Open Gmail and Log into your Gmail account.

Step 2: Click the gear like icon in the top right up hand corner of your mail screen.It will show you drop down menu.

Step 3: Select and click on settings option from the drop down menu 

Step 4: Now scroll down to the "Signature" section. which is below importance signals for ads means seventeen option from above in general settings.

Step 5: In signature box enter your new signature text in the box ,you can edit your text using buttons directly above the text box.

Step 6: Click Save Changes at the bottom of the page.

Note: In Gmail you can add plain text as your email signature or you can add image,multiple address,Website URL as signature.Also you can add different signatures for different situations.

Watch video tutorial of how to add signature to Gmail account:


Facebook introduces Hack:a new programming language for HHVM

Facebook introduces Hack,a new PHP based programming language.Facebook developed Hack language for HHVM that inter operates seamlessly with PHP. It has called Hack but it's not dealing with hacking.Hack is developed for programmers to build complex website and other software quickly and without any flaws.Hack runs on Hip Hop Virtual Machine (HHVM) and also provide coding in both dynamic typing and static typing. Hack has deep root in PHP and Hack is used by Mark Zukerberg when he started building Facebook.


The main advantage of Hack is reconciles the fast development cycle of PHP with the discipline provided by static typing while adding many features commonly found in other modern programming languages.Also Hack language is very fast Hack provides instantaneous type checking via local server that watches the file system.It typically runs in less than 200 millisecond,so its very easy to integrate into your development workflow without without a noticeable delay. Also hack can run without compiling. O'Sulivan said,You can get both safety and speed,also you can edit a file and you reload a web page and you immediately get the feedback.While Hack's lambda expression provide to create closures,with few a fewer number of keystrokes,which is big win for productivity.
Hack is for HHVM and is an open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in PHP and Hack,and HHVM uses a just-in-time compilation approach to get superior performance. 
      


Read More: Facebook ends its @facebook.com email address service 

Android Wear:Google's New Smart Watch Operating System

Google announced the Android Wear platform in blog post on Google official blog .Means now Google getting into wearables world with Android Wear.This Android Wear is extension of mobile Android operating system and specially designed for wearable devices.This OS(Operating System) based on Google's intelligent-personal-assistant software called 'Google Now' ,first Android Wear OS used to smart watches and watches will connect with Android smartphones and if it works successfully then it will be used for other wearable devices.Google also says that Motorola,LG,Samsung,HTC,Asus,Intel,Media Tek and Fossile have all signed up for manufacturing and hardware partners for Android Wear.Google also cleared that up to end of this year Android Wear powered smart watches will be launched.

Also Read: Google Smart Watch Coming Soon

Android Wear will give you:


  • Useful Information: Google says Android Wear will give you useful information when you need it most.You will also receive latest posts and update from your favorite social app,chat from messaging app which you  selected.Also you will able to revive shopping notification,photography and news apps and much more.Most important thing is Android Wear shows you suggestions and info when you need. 
  • Direct answers to spoken questions:Google says you will get straight answers to spoken questions and it will due to "Ok Google".Just say 'Ok Google' to ask questions,like how many calories in banana,latest score of the game which you can't watch live and departure time for your flight.Or Say "Ok Google to get stuff done like sending a text,calling a taxi ,setting alarm and making a restaurant reservation.
  • Monitor your health and fitness:Google says with Android Wear you will get real time data on your wrist regarding your health by using fitness apps so you can speed up or speed down of your daily exercise cycle or walk.You can also set reminder for exercise. 
  • Access multiscreen world:  By using Android Wear device you can access and control other devices like cast favorite movie to your TV,play or change music on your phone.There are lot of things you can do by using Android Wear device.
Get Started with developer preview:
If you are developer then you can enhance app notification for powered by Android wear.In developer preview you can use Android emulator to run Android Wear.Developer preview will provide you tools and APIs for get it just sign up for the Developer Preview 



Read More: Smartlet: Turn Your iPhone into Ultimate Smart Watch 

Facebook Messenger for Android and iPhone now gets free voice calling in India

Facebook roll out voice call feature for Facebook Messenger for both Android and iPhone mobile app in India.Now you can see Free Call option in the chat window button on android and I button on iPhone.By using this option now Facebook user can make free call to their Facebook friends only internet data charge will apply and no other extra money required for this.This voice call service work on 3G and Wi-Fi networks and available on both Android and iOS platform.Few days before WhatsApp also announced to add voice call service to its product in second quarter of 2014. Facebook already started free voice call service in US and Canada in 2013.



Only Android devices user show incoming call like normal call with caller full screen picture while on iPhone call is denoted by push notification.Voice calls only be made between user who installed Facebook Messenger on their Android phones or on iPhone.Though this is voice call option but users can not ring mobile or land line numbers also you can not ring to your Facebook friend who logged in via website.