“It sounds impossible but it’s closer than you may realize,” Facebook’s Regina Dugan recently told audience members at the F8 developer conference. Dugan was referring to the social network’s plans to read users’ thoughts. Just in time to inject some practical considerations into that terrifying scenario, researchers… Read more...
Screen Junkies is back with another installment in its Honest Trailers series, and this time, "The Social Network" is in the hot seat. The people behind the film don't have to worry, though: The video has mostly complimentary feedback. Show More Summary
Snapchat is the breakout social network of the past few years, growing to over 300 million users, with an average of 25-30 minutes spent on… Read More ? The post Creating a Snapchat Geofilter for your Museum appeared first on MuseumNext.
Layoffs at the massive sports network reflect a world no longer beholden to recap shows.
Are being misjudged. Tomorrow the short-messaging social network will reveal its numbers and the analysts will gasp, the pundits will swoon, and everybody will say that Twitter needs to be fixed. But that’s not the truth at all. By Wall Street standards Twitter’s a diving joke. Show More Summary
Facebook has added a pair of new features to Facebook Lite, a stripped-down version of the social network that can be used in markets where data plans are expensive. Today, users of the Android mobile version can now use reactions and take advantage of custom camera effects, including geofilters and special greetings. Basically Facebook Lite […]
As the saying goes: “if you aren’t being sold, you are the product.” Nowhere is this more true than on Facebook. The social network boasts nearly two billion users, and offers a staggering amount of free content that keeps most of us engaged hours each day. Show More Summary
The British government has complained to Twitter over a block on access to data from the social network, which it was reportedly using to track potential terror attacks, officials said Wednesday.
Facebook Inc. is once again feeling the weight of European privacy regulations, as a German court has upheld a ruling that forbids the social network from transferring WhatsApp user data without consent. Johannes Caspar, the HamburgShow More Summary
Is Twitter the new TV? The social network hopes to become something resembling that, with plans revealed by CFO and COO Anthony Noto to eventually be airing live video content 24 hours a day, 7 days per week via both its website and app. Show More Summary
Instagram's user growth continues to surge, as the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced Wednesday that it now has more than 700 million monthly active users. Instagram said in an email to Social Pro Daily that the last 100 MAUs were added quicker than ever, and its community has doubled in size over the past...
Facebook is introducing additional ways for airlines to target summer travelers across Facebook, Instagram and Facebook's Audience Network. Today, the social network announced it's rolling out dynamic ads for flights. The updates--which arrive just as the travel season gets underway for the summer--will let marketers target a person across devices based on route, schedule and...
Twitter has come quite a long way since its budding days as the next interesting social media craze. The 140-character schtick as grown from a silly gimmick to a full-on content and multimedia platform, and it's about to come full circle with their latest move.
The social network is slowly gaining users but continues to struggle.
The microblogging social network said its tally of monthly active users has increased six percent from the previous quarter.
Instagram has become quite competitive lately with new features that take on Snapchat directly, and now the social network has shared that it has 700 million users which is a new milestone. Instagram made the announcement in a blog post this morning: more…
Twitter said Wednesday user growth picked up in the past quarter, offering an upbeat outlook despite a decline in revenue and another loss for the social network.
The social network is slowly gaining users, but still struggling. Can anything save it?
If you’re looking for a film that accurately depicts the creation of Facebook, it’s not The Social Network. But if you’re looking for a sharply written drama that defines the generation who is living on the internet, then David Fincher‘s drama scripted by Aaron Sorkin is just the ticket. Show More Summary