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You Can Now Upload Multiple Photos and Videos at Once to Instagram

Instagram has officially announced the addition of multiple photo and video uploads at once via their iOS and Android apps, bringing to life a feature that had originally leaked in a beta version of the app earlier this month. When going to upload a photo or video from your phone, simply tap on the “Select Multiple” button and begin tapping on all the images and … Continue reading You Can Now Upload Multiple Photos and Videos at Once to Instagram

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Yup, Facebook is Building an App for Your TV

It was rumored a little while ago that Facebook was developing an app for your television likely focused on video streaming. Now, the social network has released a blog post confirming this rumor as true. Finally, we’ve heard that people want more options for how and where they watch Facebook videos. Today we’re announcing a new Facebook video app for TV, which will roll out … Continue reading Yup, Facebook is Building an App for Your TV

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Facebook is Adding an ‘Explore’ Tab to Their Android App

Facebook appears to be adding a new ‘Explore’ tab to their Android app in order for users to find popular posts and articles from around the social network. Usually, you’re restricted to only viewing the news and information you want, but you can now explore the rest of Facebook if you so desire a lot easier than just searching for stuff. As it appears now, posts … Continue reading Facebook is Adding an ‘Explore’ Tab to Their Android App

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YouTube is Opening Mobile Live Streaming to Those with 10,000 Subscribers

YouTube is now allowing those with 10,000 subscribers or more on their platform to live stream directly from their smartphones much like they would on Periscope or Facebook Live. The company announced the change today as it expands their live streaming feature originally teased last year. It’s unclear whether YouTube will introduce the feature through a manual update via the App or Play Store or … Continue reading YouTube is Opening Mobile Live Streaming to Those with 10,000 Subscribers

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Native GIF Support is Coming to Twitter Users on Android 7.1

One of the star features of Android 7.1 was native GIF support built into supported keyboards such as Gboard. However, the change didn’t affect the entire system: only the apps that chose to support the feature, kind of like App Shortcuts. And now, as originally spotted by a user of Reddit, it appears that Twitter is building in support for the change as in the … Continue reading Native GIF Support is Coming to Twitter Users on Android 7.1

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Instagram is Opening Multi-Image Albums to Everyone

Inside Instagram’s latest beta, multi-image albums appear to be supported. Users can now select multiple images via a long press when posting and share them as a scrollable album, a simpler solution to sharing multiple photos separately. The feature’s been locked down to advertisers exclusively, but it now looks like the platform’s 600M users will soon gain the function. Droid-Life was among the first to … Continue reading Instagram is Opening Multi-Image Albums to Everyone

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Twitter’s Now on Instagram

It successfully remained out of the public eye for a week straight, but word has surfaced that Twitter is now the proud owner of their own Instagram account. The profile, one assigned to the handle @twitter, is basically a news hub similar to the social network’s Moments feature in their mobile apps which delivers trending stories, popular tweets, and more all as images and videos. … Continue reading Twitter’s Now on Instagram

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Google+ Gains Events Back While Classic UI Shuts Down January 24th

Via a blog post today, Google announced some changes coming to their struggling social network, Google+. For starters, a low-quality spam filter for comments is being implemented so those who write spam on your posts that gets detected by Google, you won’t have to look at it. Secondly, users can now zoom in on photos to “let you get up close and personal with the … Continue reading Google+ Gains Events Back While Classic UI Shuts Down January 24th

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Donald Trump Won’t Be Using the @POTUS Twitter Handle

Donald Trump is surely known for blowing up all of our phones with his various tweets and opinions sent via the @realDonaldTrump Twitter handle. Since Twitter plays such a major role in the President-Elect’s transparent image, it was originally unknown whether he’d take over the @POTUS handle when he takes office as any sitting US president now has full access to the account. However, in a … Continue reading Donald Trump Won’t Be Using the @POTUS Twitter Handle