Instagram’s Favorites Feature Aims to Reinvent Private Sharing

Via The Verge, Instagram is now beta testing a new feature called favorites which aims to reinvent the way we share things privately on the social platform. Essentially, if the feature rolls out to all, you'll be able to select a number of your friends with whom you're connected with on Instagram by tapping a … Continue reading Instagram’s Favorites Feature Aims to Reinvent Private Sharing

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Snapchat Introduces New ‘Snap Map’ Feature to Share Your Location

Snapchat is basically taking a jab at Facebook with a new feature they're calling Snap Map. Essentially, by pinching out of the main screen you're greeted by when opening the app, you'll find a map consisting of your friend's locations, therefore enabling anyone to have the ability of sharing their location with all of their … Continue reading Snapchat Introduces New ‘Snap Map’ Feature to Share Your Location

Spotify Launches New Group Playlists Feature for Facebook Messenger

Building the weekend playlist with friends is about to get a lot easier. Starting today, you can now create Group Playlists from within Facebook Messenger via Spotify's music streaming service. Anyone from within your Group Chat can now begin adding songs to a playlist even if they're not on Spotify by using the Spotify Chat … Continue reading Spotify Launches New Group Playlists Feature for Facebook Messenger

Instagram Now Allows Users to Save and Share Live Broadcasts

Instagram has updated its iOS and Android apps with the ability to save and later share live broadcasts you've hosted on the social media network's Stories platform that was introduced last August. Currently, Instagram says they have 250 million daily users of Stories and they hope that this feature will please each and every one … Continue reading Instagram Now Allows Users to Save and Share Live Broadcasts

Twitter Formally Unveils Circular Redesign for iOS and Android Apps

We first reported that Twitter was testing a new design for its Android app that featured a cleaner interface and simpler, rounder iconography. Today, the social media platform formally unveiled the redesign and said it was coming to both iOS and Android over the coming days. As you can see in the screenshots above, the … Continue reading Twitter Formally Unveils Circular Redesign for iOS and Android Apps

Facebook Now Lets Users Post GIFs in Comments

Facebook today is celebrating the birthday of the GIF, that moving picture format we all argue is pronounced "Gif" or "Jif." Regardless of your beliefs, today's the day to celebrate the format's birthday. And Facebook is way ahead of us in this regard as they're giving both users and the GIF a present this year: the … Continue reading Facebook Now Lets Users Post GIFs in Comments

Instagram Now Enforces Advertisers to Label Paid Posts

Instagram is now adding a label to posts on their platform that were paid for by influencers and advertisers. This comes at a time where 93% of paid posts aren't properly labeled according to FTC guidelines. Normally, content creators are required to indicate when a post is an ad and present this notice to end … Continue reading Instagram Now Enforces Advertisers to Label Paid Posts

You Can Now Upload Pictures to Instagram From Windows 10 PCs

Instagram has released an update to it's Windows 10 application that allows users to upload photos and videos directly from their desktop. Before, you were required to have a touchscreen-enabled device to perform this action, but with today's update, Instagram advertises you can now take a picture with your webcam and upload it directly to … Continue reading You Can Now Upload Pictures to Instagram From Windows 10 PCs