Instagram Creates a Safer Environment By Rolling Out Two-Factor Authentication and Sensitive Content Warnings

Instagram is now taking their "safer, kinder" initiative to a new level. The photo sharing platform, owned by Facebook, has announced two new features to their mobile apps that will begin rolling out immediately: two-factor authentication and sensitive content warnings. Regarding the former, we've known Instagram would eventually release two-factor authentication at some point since … Continue reading Instagram Creates a Safer Environment By Rolling Out Two-Factor Authentication and Sensitive Content Warnings

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Facebook Updates Messenger with New Reactions and @ Mentions

Facebook has announced a new update for Messenger which brings two new features to the table. Both are now rolling out to iOS and Android devices alongside web users. The first of the two happens to be reactions. Much like you can do with Facebook posts, you can now react to Messenger messages by using … Continue reading Facebook Updates Messenger with New Reactions and @ Mentions

Facebook Now Lets You Go Live From Your Computer

Facebook Live has absolutely dominated the live video streaming market when it recently launched, and now another big change is arriving to shake up the category. The social media platform has announced support for streaming live video directly from one's PC or laptop, therefore eliminating the need for a smartphone or tablet to be present. … Continue reading Facebook Now Lets You Go Live From Your Computer

You Can Now Save Your Instagram Live Stores to Your Phone

Back in December, Instagram began rolling out its live Stories feature to both iOS and Android users. However, one feature that wasn't present at the time was the ability to save your live streams for later viewing, much like what Facebook and Periscope allow users to do. The company had originally believed that by leaving this … Continue reading You Can Now Save Your Instagram Live Stores to Your Phone

Facebook Introduces Facebook Stories in Mobile Apps, Rips Off Snapchat Yet Again

We may have just seen Messenger Day launch to compete with Snapchat, but it looks like Facebook isn't done yet. In their own mobile apps for iOS and Android, the social network has begun rolling out Facebook Stories which is, yet again, a ripoff of the famous yellow ghost built to make sharing photos and … Continue reading Facebook Introduces Facebook Stories in Mobile Apps, Rips Off Snapchat Yet Again

Facebook Just Brought Instagram’s Snapchat Ripoff to Messenger

Back in August 2016 when Instagram introduced Stories, the entire world basically saw it as a blatant Snapchat ripoff, which it is. It basically features everything Snapchat does, but plugs the platform into the rest of Instagram. It's kind of weird, but I guess it was understandable for serious Insta users. But now, Facebook's pretty much … Continue reading Facebook Just Brought Instagram’s Snapchat Ripoff to Messenger

Instagram Introduces Geostickers for Stories, Making it That Much More Like Snapchat

We've seen Snapchat introduce geostickers before, so since Instagram's trying to basically be a leading competitor at this point, it only makes sense to hear word that the Facebook-owned photo/video sharing app is doing the same. To be more specific, Instagram is introducing geostickers for only two cities: New York City and Jakarta. This will allow you … Continue reading Instagram Introduces Geostickers for Stories, Making it That Much More Like Snapchat