Social Media

September 22, 2018

Instagram launches a new parent portal to help them talk to their kids about online life – The Verge

Instagram launched a new parent-oriented section of its Well Being site today that’s designed to guide parents through the app and help them talk about it […]
August 9, 2018

Snapchat’s redesign cost it millions of users – The Verge

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel hoped that a Snapchat redesign would invigorate the platform’s advertisers and better cater ads to users. But in the months following its […]
July 21, 2018

Instagram will now tell you when you’ve seen all posts from the last two days – The Verge

Since Instagram’s algorithmic, out-of-order timeline is a mystery to all humankind, the company has rolled out a new feature that will let you know when you’ve […]
July 16, 2018

Facebook bug randomly unblocked some users from people’s block lists – The Verge

Facebook disclosed a bug this morning that affected about 800,000 users by unblocking at least one person on that user’s block list for around one week. […]
March 24, 2018

Facebook suspended Donald Trump’s data operations team for misusing people’s personal information – The Verge

Facebook said late Friday that it had suspended Strategic Communication Laboratories (SCL), along with its political data analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica, for violating its policies around […]
March 17, 2018

We still have no idea what really happens on Facebook – The Verge

A team of researchers at the Max Planck Institute and Northeastern University may have figured out how to beat ad discrimination on Facebook once and for […]
March 1, 2018

Twitter is rolling out Bookmarks to all users today – The Verge

Twitter is globally launching its Bookmarks feature today, giving users a new way of saving tweets they like and might want to revisit. Before, this could […]
November 2, 2017

Keep Your Data Safe: The Joy of Locking Your Computer

Here’s a simple way to keep your data safe from potential bad actors in one easy step. Are you ready? Here it is: Log out and […]
September 25, 2017

5 Innovative Social Devices | HowStuffWorks

Today, all media is social media. You no longer simply watch a TV show, read the news, go to the movies or listen to a song. […]