Category: Social

Instagram Now Lets You Share Traditional Posts to Your Story

Instagram is beginning to roll out a new feature that lets you share traditional posts in your feed to your Story. To do so, you tap the paper airplane icon underneath the image and choose […]

Instagram Now Lets You Vote in Stories with Emojis

Instagram is rolling out an update that lets users vote for things you post in your Stories with emojis. A new slider sticker will allow users to tell you how they feel about something, whether […]

Hands-On: Flitter for iOS is the Twitter App You Deserve

It seems every few weeks, there’s some sort of new social media app or client that tries to shake things up. Twitter, for instance, as seen its own fair share of clients over the past […]

Twitter Wants You to Go Change Your Password Due to a Serious Bug

If you hate changing passwords, today’s not your day. Twitter has announced the existence of a bug that exposed users’ passwords in plain text. It’s unclear who this information is visible to or how many […]

Instagram is Bringing a Slew of New Features to its App, Including Video Chats

Instagram has announced a slew of new features it will begin rolling out to its mobile apps. For starters, the social network is bringing Spotify and GoPro integration to Stories. Now, when you tap the […]

You’ll Soon Be Able to Clear Your Facebook History

If you haven’t heard, Facebook has been in the middle of a serious privacy scandal for months. (Here’s a CNBC article that outlines exactly when went down in case you live under a rock.) This […]

You Can Now Post Multiple Photos and Videos to Instagram Stories at Once

Instagram has announced it’s now allowing users to upload multiple photos and videos all at once within its app. By tapping on a certain button in the camera interface, you’ll be able to select more […]

Instagram Brings Portrait Mode and Username Stickers to its App

Instagram today announced two new features it’s bringing to its app for iOS and Android. The first addition is a feature called Focus which is basically the platform’s version of the popular portrait mode camera […]

Snapchat Now Lets You Video Chat with Up to 16 Friends

Snapchat today released an update to its mobile apps that lets users video chat with up to 16 of their friends simultaneously. The feature is similar to standard video chatting in which up to two […]

Instagram Now Lets You Add Links to Users and Hashtags in Your Bio

Instagram has announced its updating its mobile apps to support links to other users and hashtags in your bio. Before, if you added an @username or #hashtag to your personal bio, all you had was […]

Facebook Updates Messenger Lite with Video Calling

Facebook today updated its Messenger Lite messaging app with the ability to video call your contacts. This comes after the company initially┬ámade the app more widely available as an alternative to the main Messenger app […]

Instagram Could Get a Portrait Mode of its Own

Code reveals the photo sharing platform may soon get a feature many smartphones ship with nowadays.

Instagram Tests Letting You Repost Content to Your Story

We’ve all been asking Instagram to let us repost photos and videos from our timeline to our profile for years, and third-party apps have helped with that. But finally, after years of complaints from users, […]

Instagram Now Lets You Type Messages into Stories

Instagram is updating its app today and granting users the ability to type messages as part of their daily Stories. The feature works similarly to Facebook’s text post feature where you can select a different […]

Twitter Now Lets You Natively Send Tweetstorms

The tweetstorm has been at the heart of Twitter since 2014 when the social networking platform allowed threading of tweets. Many have sent their own fair share of rants on the platform using this format, […]

You Can Now Follow Hashtags on Instagram

Instagram is adding a new feature to its mobile apps today. As reported by The Verge, the social platform now lets you follow hashtags much like you would a person or brand. You can simply […]