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Friday, 13 Jul 2012

Twitter Introduces Age Screening for Brands

Twitter Introduces Age Screening for Brands

Twitter, in collaboration with Buddy Media, has launched an age screening service for adult brands. The feature is voluntary and companies who feel that their products are unsuitable for minors can opt in of their own volition.

Digg Reportedly Sold for Just $500,000

Digg Reportedly Sold for Just $500,000

According to sources, Digg has been sold to Betaworks for reportedly only $500,000. Oh, how the mighty have fallen.

Friday, 29 Jun 2012

Pinterest Overtakes Tumblr in the U.S.

Pinterest Overtakes Tumblr in the U.S.

According to data gleaned from web analytic sources such as Alexa and Comscore, interest and traffic to Pinterest and overtaken Tumblr in the United States.

Friday, 22 Jun 2012

No More Typos: Facebook Enables Comment and History Editing

No More Typos: Facebook Enables Comment and History Editing

Facebook is about to empower users with the ability to edit comments made on the social media platform without time limitations. As a fail-safe measure, other users will be able to see the complete edit history of the thread to prevent any ugly disputes.

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012

Twitter Introduces Simplified Profiles

Twitter Introduces Simplified Profiles

Twitter introduces a simplified profile which allows users view the original tweets of a verified account without all the conversations, leading to a cleaner Tweet timeline.

Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012

Facebook Acquires Israeli Facial Recognition Technology Company Face.com

Facebook Acquires Israeli Facial Recognition Technology Company Face.com

Facebook seems to be on some sort of a spending spree. After acquiring Instagram, they have now acquired Israeli facial technology company Face.com.

Friday, 25 May 2012

Google+ for Android Gets New Look

Google+ for Android Gets New Look

The Google+ app for Android gets updated with a visually sleeker UI and other changes. Read on for more details.

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Facebook Mobile Gets Large Posts

Facebook Mobile Gets Large Posts

The iOS and Android Facebook mobile apps are getting a minor facelift with larger posts on the news feed wall.

Friday, 27 Apr 2012

Twitter Updates Android and iOS Apps, Hopes to Win Back Users

Twitter Updates Android and iOS Apps, Hopes to Win Back Users

Twitter has made upgrades to its Android and iOS apps in the hopes of winning back users who were turned away after the last major redesign.

Thursday, 19 Apr 2012

May 17 Could be Facebook's IPO Date

May 17 Could be Facebook's IPO Date

According to multiple sources close to the company and familiar with the situation, Facebook has targeted May 17 as the day it will release its IPO.

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