Facebook Video Chat Now Works in Ubuntu without any Plugin

Well, here’s a surprise: Facebook video chat now works in Ubuntu and other Linux distributions out of the box, no plugin or extra download required.

The change, which appears to have come into effect in the past few weeks, sees the social network’s on-site video calling feature switch to a web-based technology that “just works” for users.

Skype-based video calling was introduced to Facebook back in 2011 but required users to install a web-browser plugin to use it. That plugin, based on the archaic NPAPI architecture, was only available for Windows and Mac OS. Linux (and Chromebook) users were left in the shade. Continue reading

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Maula Jatt returning to Pakistan by Bilal Lashari

20131214134737!Maula_Jatt_(1979)Not so long ago, it was announced that the iconic Maula Jatt film will be remade by not one but two producers. But the film’s remakes, which are being produced by Bilal Lashari and Faisal Rafi of Crew Motion Pictures, have triggered a creative firestorm. After the original Maula Jatt franchise’s producer, Sarwar Bhatti, said that the two can’t proceed with the projects as they haven’t bought the film’s rights, Lashari tells his film is ready to roll.

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Facebook Safety Check – Helping you in hour of need.

We all use Facebook, let imagine Facebook helping you and your loved ones in the hour of need. A helpful tool that people can use when major disasters strike, Safety Check – a simple and easy way to say you’re safe and check on others. During a major disaster, Safety Check will help you:

  • Let friends and family know you’re safe
  • Check on others in the affected area
  • Mark your friends as safe

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