Instagram finally adds face filters to its Windows apps
While Instagram launched its own take on Snapchat’s face filters months ago, Windows phone users weren’t included in the first wave of the rollout, as usual. As of today, however, Instagram has pushed out a server-side...
Facebook is now testing Bonfire, a “new way to group video chat”
Facebook is testing a new group video chat app, Bonfire. Bonfire is a new app for group video chats by the social media firm which bears heavy similarities to Houseparty, another app dedicated to video chatting. While Facebook Mes...
Facebook is still trying really hard to trick you into using Facebook Stories
No one not currently working for the Facebook Marketing department is using Facebook Stories, but the firm would like to change that by piggy backing onto a service that users do use–Instagram. Facebook is now testing out a ...
Facebook updates its Beta Windows app with round avatars
Facebook has updated its Facebook Beta app for Windows 10 with a few design changes. While there’s nothing earth-shattering, Facebook is working on bringing the Windows app closer to what it offers on other platforms. Facebo...
Telegram’s new Windows PC update makes it easier to group chat
Telegram’s group functionality is getting better. The firm notes that since it first introduced groups to the world, it has since increased the max group size from 200 up to 10, 000 times. This can make it easy to get lost i...
Instagram now lets mobile users view stories on the web
More than 200 million people use Instagram Stories, and the firm is planning to grow that number by making it more accessible. Instagram’s Stories have been rapidly expanding in availability, first appearing in Android and i...
Instagram’s latest update gives you increased creative flexibility, still limits you
Instagram is improving its multi-photo upload functionality for the current mobile apps to more closely resemble the flow it enables for single photo uploads. Now, instead of being constrained to the square images Instagram users...
Telegram for Windows Phone now has self-destructing photos – just like everyone else
Telegram for Windows phone has been updated to version 2.5 in the Windows Store, this time for Windows phones. This update adds the latest features from the Preview app to the mainstream app. This means users can now make use of T...
Facebook’s Disaster Response “Safety Check” feature is now rolling out to everyone
Facebook’s Disaster Response Feature “Safety Check” is getting a small upgrade. The feature, which lets you communicate to friends and loved ones that you are safe in the wake of natural disasters and terrorist a...