Social Media

Unum could be the organized Instagrammer's best friend 8:25

Need more order in your Instagram? Unum is an iOS app for crafting, planning, and scheduling Instagram posts. From the editor to the feed planner, it helps simplify Instagram for the organized personality types.

A candid Marshawn Lynch talks frunks, Chick-fil-A and Tesla’s front seat 5:48

Ex-Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch not only lent his talents in our selection of the 2016 Car of the Year awards but the enigmatic former footballer also shed a little light on what he's like off the field.

Encrypted messaging app Wire now lets you share your location with contacts

Encrypted messaging app Wire, backed by Skype co-founder Janus Friis, now lets you share your location. All the conversation content in the app is end-to-end encrypted, and you can now set a compromise location where everyone in your thread…
Social Media

Facebook denies using your location data to suggest friends

Facebook is under scrutiny once again over privacy fears. This time the issue is its "people you may know" feature, which the social network has admitted uses your location to suggest friends. The good news is you can put a stop to it.
Social Media

Facebook plays tastemaker by recommending events you should attend

Facebook has tapped a team of curators to compile a “featured events” list that can help you discover what is happening offline in your locality. The tool is being rolled out on Monday for 10 of the biggest U.S. cities.
Social Media

Facebook rolls out Slideshow video curation feature to iOS users

Facebook is rolling out its Slideshow video curation tool to iOS users. Much like Snapchat, the update automatically creates video stories from your recently uploaded images and clips that can be shared to the social network.

Twitch wants users to put their money where their mouths are with ‘Cheering’

Game streaming giant Twitch has launched a new feature in beta called Cheering, which allows fans to put their money where their mouth is by using colorful, animated emotes to express support for their favorite broadcasters.
Social Media

Tumblr launches new Social Impact campaign ahead of 2016 election

Tumblr announced the beginning of its Social Impact campaign with a series of initiatives meant to engage and educate users on how to take action on issues surrounding the 2016 presidential election.
Movies & TV

The first full-length TV episode on Vine is available now, thanks to Adult Swim

Now that Vine allows more than six-second videos, a new world of possibilities has arrived, including users watching full-length TV episodes. Adult Swim has posted the first: the premiere of Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin' Sclopio Peepio.
Social Media

With #Stickers, Twitter offers a new way to have a little fun with your photos

Twitter is giving users a new way to decorate photos and interact with others on the service. #Stickers let users be expressive, while also serving as embedded hashtags to automatically group images together that use the same sticker.

Indiegogo campaign seeks to develop 1,200 rolls of film shot in the 1950s

The Rescued Film Project has come across a collection of 1,200 rolls of undeveloped film shot by an unknown photographer in the 1950s. Now it's looking for funding to develop them.

Find a study group with BuddyUp, a new kind of social network

So if you're looking to make new friends on the basis of shared classes, majors, and other academic interests, check out BuddyUp, a free app meant specifically for those in university.