Facebook Messenger is testing a new feature that makes it easier to tell fake friends from real
Facebook is testing a new feature that makes it easier to tell who’s messaging you and where from. When a contact sends you an unsolicited text, it will provide extra information such as whether it used an email or phone nu...
Twitter suspends 70 million accounts in clean up efforts
Twitter has suspended more than 70 million accounts in the past three months as the firm escalates its battle to remove bots and fake accounts. According to data obtained by the Washinton Post, the firm’s new aggressive sus...
Instagram for Windows Mobile updated with many improvements
The somewhat neglected Instagram app for Windows Mobile has been updated with a number of features which brings it on par with the desktop app. The update brings the following new features: Type mode in Instagram Stories. In the t...
Telegram desktop app updated with anti-censorship improvements, more
Popular privacy-focused messaging app Telegram has been updated in the Windows Store to version 1.3.9. The update brings improvements to anti-censorship technology, as the application and messaging service comes under increasing a...
Instagram will let users add soundtracks to their stories
Instagram is adding a new feature to make stories more dynamic and interesting for users. The firm will now let users select soundtracks to overlay over their Stories, creating musical Stories. Users are able to pick from a variet...
Instagram will let users add their college to their profiles
Instagram is the new Facebook. Almost. Kind of. The firm is working on a new feature that will students put their schools on their bios and allow other users to find them via college/university links. The feature was spotted by an...
Instagram launches a new Instagram Lite app for developing countries
Instagram has launched a new app for android users. This new app is aimed at users who rely on devices like the Nokia 2 or Nokia 5, low-end lower powered devices with limited storage and data capacity. It clocks in at just over 5...
Twitter’s new Ad Transparency center will let you see every ad a user launches
Want to find out who’s running ads to you on Twitter? the firm now lets you do that with its new Ads transparency centre. Twitter has been trying to be more transparent with its users, ever since reports of foreign interfere...
Facebook bringing WhatsApp Group Video Calling to Windows Phone
Facebook is in the process of rolling out group voice and video calling to WhatsApp users on Windows Phone, according to WABetaInfo. WhatsApp is enabling group voice and video calls for Windows Phone users too.If you didn’t get...
How to continue using Facebook on Windows Phone 8.1 in 2018
We reported yesterday that Facebook had killed off its Windows Phone 8.1 apps, but as per AllAboutWindowsPhone reports, the situation is much worse than that. Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser for Windows it turns out, c...
Live Location Sharing finally comes to WhatsApp for Windows Phone
Some months ago we wrote about Live Location Sharing coming to WhatsApp beta for Windows Phone. At the time this appeared to be a hidden feature, but we are happy to report today that the feature is finally available to regular Wh...