Microsoft, Google, Twitter, and Facebook are joining forces to make it really easy to transfer data between platforms.
Recent Social Stories
Facebook says a recent bug automatically unblocked random users from the block lists of 800,000 users in June.
Instagram revamps its Explore tab with new Topic Channels, adds video calling to Direct.
Microsoft adds a new hangout space, community leaders program, and more to its VR social network.
Instagram takes on YouTube, launches a standalone app for long-form video as its core platform reaches 1 billion users.
Twitter has explained its use of PWA technologies and how it will be adding more native Windows 10 features to the app.
Facebook is getting into dating, Messenger is getting redesigned, Instagram is getting a new Explore design, its new Oculus Go headset is now out, plus more.
Following the public release of the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, Twitter is officially launching its new Windows 10 app today.
Yes, you will soon be able to mute accounts on Instagram.
In a nice example of the scalability of Progressive Web Apps (PWAs), the Windows 10 version of the Twitter app now lets you pin users to the Start menu.
Facebook announced that it will meet the requirements of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which goes into effect in late May.
Facebook isn't giving up on Stories, and so it's bringing a really cool AR drawing feature to Stories and Instagram's popular Boomerang feature.
My approach to Facebook and other social networks is consistent with my general approach to technology: All things in moderation.
LinkedIn partners with Google's GIF platform Tenor to bring GIFs to messages.
Instagram introduces an algorithm-powered portrait mode for Stories.
Snapchat brings three new iPhone X face filters powered by the device's TrueDepth camera system.
Facebook now lets you send high quality videos on Messenger, as well as immersive 360-degree photos.
Snapchat copies another popular Instagram Stories feature, introduces group video calling abilities.
A data mining firm stole data of 50 million Facebook users to manipulate voter behavior, but is it really Facebook's fault?
Instagram says new posts will now show up more often in its algorithmic feed as it addresses recent backlash.
Snapchat's new design changes so much of the app, it's turned into a colossal app for long-time users. And it likely won't go away.
Snap brings Snapchat's Map out of its mobile apps with the launch of a new web version as executives push to bring Stories everywhere.
Snapchat now lets users purchase and make their own custom AR face lenses, and it's also introducing new text styles, just like Instagram Stories.
Instagram Stories' new Type mode could be the beginning of text-only posts on the platform.
As it continues to fight fake news, Facebook is introducing a new update to the News Feed that prioritizes local news sources.
Instagram partnered with Giphy to bring the ability to add GIF stickers to Stories.
Instagram is everything that Facebook isn't, and vice versa. And that's a good thing.