Social Media
Social Media

How to use Twitter

Want to know how to "tweet?" Here are some quick and easy steps to get you started on Twitter.
Mobile

Facebook to force users into Messenger by removing chat from main app

Definitely a change worth noting for heavy Facebook mobile users, the social network plans to push users into the Messenger application be removing the ability to send, receive and read messages within the core app.
Mobile

Move aside, Google: Comcast and WhatsApp may start wireless phone services, too

While Comcast is reportedly considering offering a mobile phone service to customers, WhatsApp decided to partner with a German wireless carrier to offer just that. Read on to learn more.
Photography

Astronaut Instagrams first selfie from space

On April 8, astronaut Steven Swanson made history by becoming the first person to post on Instagram, from outer space. That photo? A selfie, naturally. Swanson is currently residing at the International Space Station.
Social Media

Twitter starts rolling out Facebook-like user profile redesign

Likely to cause significant discussion among the Twitter community, the social network has started pushing out a site redesign that brings the site more in line with Facebook and Google+.
Photography

These selfie-snapping koalas may be the cutest fuzzballs on Instagram right now

A trio of koalas at a Sydney zoo have "learned" to take their own selfies, using a Sony QX100 camera module attached to a tree branch. They have officially, for the moment, become the cutest creatures on Instagram. Time to teach your dog…
Mobile

Turks can tweet again, thanks to court ruling lifting Twitter ban

The Turkish government has blocked Twitter after damaging allegations of corruption among close associates of the prime minister continued to appear on the social media site.
Mobile

Don’t believe a thing! Our favorite tech-themed April Fools’ gags for 2014

It's April 1, which means the Internet is flooded with April Fools gags. We've gathered together the ones which make us laugh, chuckle, and groan the most, including our pick of Google's efforts.
Social Media

Woman busted after gloating on Facebook about passing breathalyzer test

Definitely a stupid way to land yourself back in jail, a woman on DUI probation thought it would be smart to boast about beating the breathalyzer test within a public Facebook post after a day of drinking.
Gaming

Oculus VR exec John Carmack weighs in on Facebook acquisition

Oculus VR Chief Technology Officer and id Software co-founder John Carmack expresses optimistic surprise in his first public comment following the recent Facebook acquisition.
Social Media

Study: 30 percent of U.S. adults get their news from the Facebook feed

Influenced by the increased number of news networks posting stories on Facebook, more U.S. adults are getting exposed to news stories on the Facebook feed and some Americans prefer it.
Photography

Canon’s latest campaign in Australia touts no products, focuses on eye of the beholder

Canon in Australia has launched a new advertising campaign, starting with a beautiful teaser video and the hashtag, #whatdoyousee. The video shows different scenes reflected in the human eye, asking the viewer, what they see.