Social Media

Social media madness: Bush tweets, joins Vine during CNN’s presidential debate

Social media is a huge part of politics these days, so much so that Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush was actually tweeting and joining social networks while simultaneously debating on national television.

Vine gives users ability to add music directly from phones, adds music discovery features

New music functionality on Vine gives users the ability to add music directly from their phones. Users can add a song from the app's new music library, or upload a track themselves, and then 'snap to beat' to create "seamless loops."
Social Media

Twitter pulls flashing Vine ads following claims they could cause seizures

Twitter bowed to pressure from a U.K. epilepsy charity recently after it was accused of posting "massively dangerous" ads that had the potential to cause seizures. The flashing, looping Vine ads were removed by the social media company…
Health & Fitness

OneSet: The new Vine focused on fitness

People like bragging about looking good, and there's nothing wrong with that. OneSet, the fitness community built on Vines launched a beta app for Android in May, and already has over 5,000 downloads and a community of over 8,000 users.

Explore cool new Vine videos with the new and improved search function for iOS

Vine, the popular video sharing service, has updated its iOS app to include better search results. By heading on over to the Explore tab, users will now able to browse through Top or Recent posts.
Social Media

Vine for Windows Phone gets long-awaited update, brings editing, messaging, and loop counts

It's been so long since Vine for Windows Phone got an update that users may well have resigned themselves to the idea that they'd forever be ignored. But there's good news: the Twitter-owned startup has just blown off the dust and rolled…

Vine videos go HD in latest app update

Those addictive looping video clips are going to look a lot crisper in the future, as Vine is rolling out support for 720p high-definition movies across the Web and its mobile apps.
Social Media

Vine tweaks its iOS app for faster videos, and adds an offline viewing mode

Vine this week rolled out a few enhancements for iOS users of its video-loop app. Besides a speed bump to make the app start up faster, users can also watch Vines offline, making it good to use any time, anywhere.

Vine rolls out Vine Kids, a standalone app just for children

Last March, Vine took a stand against six-second porn on its platform. Now the company is taking another step toward making its video service friendly for all ages with the debut of Vine Kids.

Vine update for iOS lets you follow channels and post straight from Photos app

Vine has rolled out another update for the iOS version of the popular short-video app. This latest one lets you easily follow channels via a new "+" button, as well as share videos straight from Photos and other apps.

Vine update allowing users to import video clips marks big change for service

The look and feel of Vine could be about to change after the short-video service on Wednesday announced iOS users can now import videos from other apps, with new editing tools also added. The update is coming to Android later.

Stop posting goals on Vine, says English Premier League

Heading to Twitter to get your soccer fix? The English Premier League kicks off this weekend but authorities are using crawler bots to stop users uploading goals to Twitter and Vine.