Social network Facebook has introduced its own App Center for mobile users on all platforms.
Facebook says its App Center will be a new place where the company’s more than 900 million users can find social apps. While Facebook will be selling some apps directly through the App Center, the platform will also host links to apps found in Apple’s iOS App store, Google’s Android Play store and web-based apps that use Facebook’s Connect login platform.
Microbloggers are posting 140-character tributes to trendsetting hairdresser Vidal Sassoon who passed away on May 9.
“Rest in peace Vidal Sassoon. He revolutionized the way we style hair. A true visionary,” “Has there ever been a better ad slogan than 'If you don't look good, we don't look good?’,” “Rest in peace Vidal Sassoon. Talk about an artist that made a mark in his craft,” and “Much sadness on death of the architect of hair, Vidal Sassoon.He banished the beehive, boosted the bob; most radical hair shift since 1920's” post Tweeps.
Microbloggers are sharing their favorite summer places with their followers and are tweeting that the best places are “where you presently are with your loved ones because they make everything better,” “Anywhere Air Conditioned” and “BBQ in the garden followed by after dinner #coffee and then good wine and conversation til dark.”
Fans of American Idol contestant Jessica Sanchez say she received a standing ovation for her rendition of the song “And I Am Telling You” from the Broadway musical Dreamgirls during Wednesday night’s show. Fellow contestant Hollie Cavanagh’s performance of the Bonnie Raitt classic “I Can't Make You Love Me” also got Twitterers talking.
The American sitcom “Malcolm & Eddie” is in fifth place, the Spanish term for Happy Mother’s Day (“#FelizDiadelasMadres”) is in seventh place, and the Netherlands’ national railway network “ProRail” is in eighth place.
The top 10 most talked about topics on Twitter on May 10 at 6:30 AM GMT are:
- I Can't Make You Love Me
- And I Am Telling You
- Malcolm & Eddie
- Best Summer Places
- App Center
- Vidal Sassoon