Emil Protalinski

Emil is a freelance journalist writing for CNET and ZDNet. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, including Ars Technica, Neowin, and TechSpot.

Latest Posts

Facebook for Android version 1.9 is out

Facebook for Android has been updated to version 1.9. In addition to the usual improved performance and bug fixes, this version adds more messaging features and shortcuts to the app's features.

April 20, 2012 by Emil Protalinski


Facebook opens second US data center

Facebook has opened its second US data center, in Forest City, North Carolina. The first one is in Prineville, Oregon. Both are touted by the company as among the most energy efficient in the world.

April 19, 2012 by Emil Protalinski


Facebook going public on May 17 (rumor)

Facebook is widely expected to go public next month, but the exact date is still unknown. The social networking giant will go public on May 17, 2012, according to the most specific rumor yet.

April 18, 2012 by Emil Protalinski