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Twitter now lets you create your own Moments on mobile

Having launched Moments on desktop earlier this year, Twitter is capitalizing on the potential of the feature by rolling it out on its mobile apps. Unlike Snapchat and Instagram, these stories are permanent.
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How to save your Vine videos before they disappear forever

If you're one of the millions of Vine users, you might be disappointed to hear that the popular service is shutting down in the near future. Thankfully, there is a way to save your videos before they disappear forever.
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How to download Facebook photos

Ready to kick the Facebook habit or merely looking to download a local backup of your most precious moments? Here's how to do so using the social network's built-in features and a web-based app known as Pick & Zip.
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Reddit CEO warns Trump subreddit will be banned if harassment continues

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman is promising to stamp out harassment with a renewed effort to target the site's "toxic" minority. Huffman also issued a warning to a popular Trump subreddit whose users spammed him with abusive messages.
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Snapchat plans first interactive 3D lens to promote ‘Underworld: Blood Wars’

Snapchat is partnering with film studio Screen Gems on a sponsored lens for its upcoming release "Underworld: Blood Wars." The AR feature could turn out to be better than the snooze-inducing franchise it's promoting thanks to its…
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Twitter will now rank your conversations and count your tweet replies

Twitter is fine-tuning your tweet replies in order to surface what it terms “better content.” The company’s support page lists its updates to conversations, which include direct reply counts and conversation ranking.
Movies & TV

Twitter will host a ‘Rogue One’ live stream with new footage on Friday

Star Wars fans will get an early peek at footage from 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' via an upcoming live stream event on Twitter that will also feature interviews with the film's cast and creative team.

The star of YouTube’s largest photography channel, DigitalRev, is going solo

DigitalRev TV grew to become the most popular photography channel on YouTube, thanks in no small part to the work of its energetic writer and host, Kai Man Wong. Now, however, Wong and DigitalRev have parted ways.
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Facebook Messenger ups its game, lets users play ‘Pac-Man,’ more with friends

Facebook has launched a new feature inside Facebook Messenger -- Instant Games. Now you can compete against your friends in a variety of mobile games including Pac-Man and Space Invaders.
Movies & TV

CNN taps YouTube sensation Casey Neistat for new media venture aimed at millennials

YouTube star Casey Neistat is heading to CNN to help the news network establish a new media brand directed toward capturing the attention of younger viewers. The news broadcaster has also snapped up Neistat's Beme video messaging app.
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Instagram won’t stand for screenshots of its disappearing photos and videos

As part of its recent update, Instagram introduced a feature that notifies someone when you take a screenshot of their disappearing image or video. However, the Snapchat-style feature has some Instagrammers confused.

Trump Tower temporarily became 'Dump Tower' on Google Maps

Google may have disabled Map Maker earlier this year to stop the public at large from trolling Google Maps, but apparently, where there's a will, there's a way. On Saturday, someone changed the name of Trump Tower to "Dump Tower" on Maps.