- News tagged "social media"
Monday, 24 Jun 2013
It appears Twitter is not going to stand by idly after Facebook updated Instagram to allow for video recording and sharing. The Android version of Twitter's video recording app, Vine, has received an update so hit the link for the details.
Friday, 21 Jun 2013
Facebook will be holding a product event on 20 June, and might reveal a new feature for Instagram. According to sources familiar with the event, Instagram might be adding video into its feature set.
Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013
Shoot, share, badged, and play. That's how Molome - a photo-sharing app from Thailand - describes itself. Find out what it's doing here at CommunicAsia 2013.
Thursday, 23 May 2013
According to a study performed by Pew Research Center, teenagers are increasingly finding Facebook a burden. Their "waning enthusiasm" stems from the "drama" and stress of managing their friends and online reputation on Facebook.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013
While the mobile app and desktop website version of Google+ has been constantly undergoing a series of improvements and updates, the mobile browser version is usually a step behind when it comes to such updates. Not intending to leave these users out in the cold, Google has updated the mobile version of Google+ as well.
Monday, 13 May 2013
A leaked Google Play Services (v3.1.36) update file contains codes that hint at a new multi-player social gaming network called Google Games. This new gaming network (expected to be revealed during Google I/O) will be similar to Apple's Game Center for iOS and Microsoft's Xbox Live for Xbox, which includes leaderboards, achievements and more.
Monday, 6 May 2013
According to market research firm Nielsen, Facebook has lost 10 million visitors in the US and seen no growth in monthly visitors in the UK over the past year. However Facebook made US$219 million in the first three months of the year, compared to the US$ 205 million made over the same time period a year ago.
Thursday, 2 May 2013
A survey done by American measurement company Nielsen has revealed that Youtube reaches more users in the 18 to 34 age group, than any other US cable network company. These viewers are what Youtube calls "Generation C", and the company reckons that advertisers need to be on Youtube in order to reach them.
Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013
Popular photo sharing site Pinterest is reportedly in talks for a fresh round of funding that would value the company at around US$2 billion.
Thursday, 31 Jan 2013
Facebook has just reported its Q4 and also full year 2012 financial results, and the company did better than expected, ending the year on a high.