Social Media
Social Media

How to make a Twitter header image

Making a Twitter background can be a bit confusing to say the least. We've laid out the process in a nutshell so you can ditch the default clouds in favor of something more grand.
Social Media

Woman in a stolen dress posts selfie on Facebook, arrested soon after

Definitely an efficient way to attract the attention of the police, yet another criminal thought it would be a brilliant idea to post pictures of herself featuring items stolen from a local store.
Mobile

Tango messaging app launches $25 million gaming fund to boost platform

A year after it incorporated games into its cross-platform messaging app, Tango has announced a $25 million fund designed to encourage developers to launch their games on its service.
Mobile

Facebook ‘Save’ button reminds you to read it later, like ‘Pocket’

Facebook added a new "Save" button to help users find specific content again later. Users will be able to save links, posts, pages, and more with the feature, but they won't be able to view the saved content offline.
Social Media

British police force is the first to arrive on Snapchat

West Midlands Police wants to connect with younger members of the public, and it's using Snapchat to do it — the UK force is the first in the world to open up a Snapchat account to share images.
Social Media

Twitter rolling out DM improvements as it feels the WhatsApp heat

The Direct Message functionality on your official iOS and Android Twitter apps is about to get another upgrade, as the service looks to fight back against WhatsApp and other messenger tools.
Social Media

Social media on your wrist: Hicon is a bracelet that makes social networking wearable

The Hicon is a unique bracelet with small, colorful buttons linked to your social media accounts. In other words, it’s wearable social media for your wrist. The goal is to bring social media interactions into the real world.
Photography

Could this selfie toaster be the next best thing since sliced bread?

If you don't think selfies have gotten out of control, can we interest you in this selfie toaster that lets you enjoy your own face on a piece of toast each morning?
Mobile

Facebook launches Mentions, an app for famous people only

Facebook launched a new iPhone app called Mentions on Thursday. It's aimed at celebrities and other public figures and is designed to encourage further interaction with fans. However, the question is, are you famous enough to use it?
Social Media

Facebook testing ‘Buy’ button to let users purchase stuff without leaving the site

Social networking giant Facebook announced Thursday it has started testing a new 'Buy' button that will allow users to purchase physical goods from businesses advertising on its site.
Social Media

Google+ now lets you use a fake name

Having clung to the rule ever since the social networking service launched three years ago, Google+ announced Tuesday it's now allowing users to choose any name they like for their profile.
Mobile

Facebook, Nielsen will soon track your TV habits on tablets, smartphones

Rolling out in time for the launch of the new television season this year, Facebook and Nielsen will be working together to track the television viewing habits of consumers using mobile devices.