Periscope is a cool little app, but actually finding streams worth watching can be more trouble than its worth. Now New York-based startup Dextro is using machine-learning algorithms to find streams that may actually interest you.
The earnings reports of Twitter, LinkedIn, and Yelp suggest that their user bases are stagnating and failing to grow as quickly as analysts anticipated. The implication is that people just aren't as drawn to social media these days.
What's next for Google+? And is anyone still using it? The social network seems to have a brand-new feature called Collections, which is reminiscent of Pinterest. Collections began rolling out recently.
An update to Meerkay announced over the weekend introduces Facebook support, allowing users to log in with their Facebook account and post notices of upcoming streams as well as currently airing streams directly to Facebook.
Facebook's Snapchat-like feature for its Messenger chat service, which lets users set messages to disappear after a period of time, has been spotted outside of France, on the iOS version of the app -- meaning an expanded roll-out could be…