Today we heard the sad news that another musician dead at 27
Smartphone and application use have become an addiction for many users. Some use dozens of apps and receive scores of notifications every day as a result. Data from mobile app developer Delvv demonstrates how users interact with apps and notifications in a crowded environment. Of the 500 users surveyed by Delvv, 45 percent checked their smartphone 11 to 50 times per...
Facebook’s artificial intelligence systems now report more offensive photos than humans do, marking a major milestone in the social network’s battle against abuse, the company tells me. AI could quarantine obscene content before it ever hurts the psyches of real people. Show More Summary
Live-streaming app Periscope is rolling out a new experiment with real-time comment moderation, the company announced today. While its parent company Twitter has struggled over the years with spam and abuse – without much success, let’s...Show More Summary
Instagram’s confirmed its worst-kept secret: the launch of business profiles, analytics and the ability to boost posts.
via BBC UK: All existing recipes on The BBC Food website – more than 11,000 of them – will be archived, although the commercial BBC Good Food website will remain. The archived recipes won’t be linked or optimised so will be hard to find online. Some may move over to the Good Food website but... ?
With a multi-channel strategy, you can be where your targeted customers are - whatever channel, platform, or device they may be using at that particular time.
There has been a lot of discussion over domain authority so it only makes sense that I discuss DA and its relevance to ranking websites higher within the SERP’s. It is a metric by MOZ and is defined as… “Domain Authority represents Moz’s best prediction for how a website will perform in search engine rankings.” Essentially, it’s the value given […]
The social app allows users to create a Mii avatar and answer questions about themselves that are shared with friends.
In a ruling that could have a chilling effect on the use of messaging applications in Iran, the country is demanding that data from its users of those apps be stored on servers inside Iran.
Pinterest is experimenting with a new way to help Pinners discover relevant products on the platform.
Content marketing agency Fractl recently conducted a study of more than 2,000 Facebook users to get an idea of sharing behaviors and how different demographic groups approach sharing, in terms of how often they’re online, how much they post to Facebook and what they’re more likely to share.
In a new podcast, Jorgen Sundberg speaks with Ed Terpening of Altimeter Group to examine the power of employee advocacy in social media, and how brands can implement their own advocacy plan.
The game will offer historical combat featuring heroes from China’s Three Kingdoms period.
Saturday’s Champions League final resulted in 74 million interactions on Facebook from 27 million users.
Hate speech will hopefully soon have a shelf life of 24 hours or less in the European Union.
With this update, when users perform searches in the Google app, any related AMP news articles will appear in the ‘Top Stories’ section of their search results.
Relying on search advertising for bottom-of-the-funnel action is a tried-and-true strategy, but ignoring the spectrum of what social advertising can offer is a recipe for disaster.
Summary: Designing an app like Airbnb's might not seem very complex. A dozen screens, maybe more, maybe less. But that's just in English. Airbnb's app also has to support 20 languages, some of which are compact (such as Korean), and some of which are extremely wordy (such as German).