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Snapchat’s ‘Snapcash’ lets you send money to friends via the app

Snapchat users can now send friends money as well as messages with Snapcash. The team behind the ephemeral messaging app has teamed up with payments service Square to allow cash to be sent quickly and easily from within the main…
Photography

PhotoTime app puts an end to tagging, automatically sorts your pictures

PhotoTime, a new photo management apps for iOS, uses image and facial recognition technology to automatically tag and organize your photos. While not perfect, the app works as advertised.
Photography

Throw out your scanner, this app makes preserving print photos a snap(shot)

Heirloom is a new mobile app for digitally scanning, storing, and then sharing print photos, without the pain of using a traditional desktop scanner. The clever tech has the job done in seconds, so photos can be privately shared with…
Social Media

Facebook wants you to use it at work for more than stalking coworkers

Facebook is reportedly planning to launch a work-friendly social networking site that it hopes your boss will actually encourage you to use. It's thought 'Facebook at Work' will compete with services such as LinkedIn, Google Drive, and…
Social Media

British Airways’ ‘Welcome of Home’ campaign launches travel contest on Twitter

For its latest campaign, British Airways taps into the expat communities living in the U.S. and Canada, and documents one woman's emotional journey back to India. The airline has also launched a related travel contest on Twitter.
Social Media

Cop tracks down one of LAPD’s most wanted fugitives after spotting him on Facebook

It's not the first time Facebook has led to the arrest of a suspect, and it won't be the last. But the fact that alleged murderer Eduardo Rodriguez had been on the run for 10 years must have left the L.A. cop who found him feeling…
Computing

The CEO of Reddit resigns, and one of the reasons why is really weird

CEO Yishan Wong didn't just disagree with Reddit's board of directors over a proposed new office location. There's a bit more to the story than that.
Mobile

Google’s new Messenger app lands in Play Store with Material Design

Google has launched a standalone messaging app for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean devices and above, though if you're happy with Hangouts, you can probably give Google Messenger a miss.
Social Media

Facebook launches ‘Say Thanks’ personalized video cards

Facebook has launched a new feature that lets you say "thanks" via a video card. The tool lets you quickly create a card using themes, past photos, and posts that "represent your friendship," with the final product landing on their…
Photography

What?! If you post a photo of the Eiffel Tower on Facebook, you could be fined

Pictures of the Eiffel Tower taken at night are beautiful, but they also violate copyright laws. Anyone who posts pictures of the Eiffel Tower illuminated at night could be fined.
Mobile

Man proposes marriage standing in a heart made of iPhones, still gets turned down

You'd think making a gesture as grand as buying 99 iPhones, arranging them in the shape of a heart, and then proposing to your girlfriend standing in the center would be a sure-fire winner, right? Sadly, you're wrong, and this man found out…
Mobile

Half a billion people now use the Facebook Messenger app

Facebook Messenger has been mired in controversy since the social networking giant cut messaging from its main app, pushing users to download its standalone offering. Despite the fuss, the user base has more than doubled since April and now…