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Kuddle app acts like an Instagram for kids, with numerous safeguards built in

Kuddle app acts like an Instagram for kids, with numerous safeguards built in

By 5 hours ago

There are many apps out there, including rip-off and copycat apps, but the latest one turning heads is another Instagram-like app. It's called Kuddle. It's not for you though. It's for your kids. If you're a parent, you've likely wondered what age is... >>

Top 20 Viners to follow - and instantly become addicted to Vine

Top 20 Viners to follow - and instantly become addicted to Vine

By 8 August 2014

Let's be real here: Vine is addicting. You open the mobile app or go to the website, thinking you'll only watch a few video clips, and then suddenly it is two hours later. So, what makes Twitter's 6-second video service so addictive? The Viners. The talent... >>

Do Instagram selfies prove Russia invaded Ukraine after all?

Do Instagram selfies prove Russia invaded Ukraine after all?

By 1 August 2014

Vladimir Putin, the Russian President, has always claimed that his country's soldiers are not in the Ukraine. But selfies of a soldier posted on Instagram could prove otherwise. The selfies were posted by Russian soldier Sanya Sotkin while allegedly... >>

Bolt app launches as Instagram's way of taking on Snapchat

Bolt app launches as Instagram's way of taking on Snapchat

By 29 July 2014

Facebook-owned Instagram has quietly launched Bolt, a new messaging app that lets you send brief photo and video messages from mobile devices. A bunch of leaked screenshots from last week revealed Instagram was developing a Snapchat competitor called... >>

Instagram leak reveals Bolt: Is it another Snapchat-like app or just an advert test?

Instagram leak reveals Bolt: Is it another Snapchat-like app or just an advert test?

By 24 July 2014

A bunch of leaked screenshots have indicated that Facebook-owned Instagram is currently developing a Snapchat competitor called Bolt - even though Facebook itself recently launched a Snapchat-like app called Slingshot. According to several of the screenshots,... >>

Pic Nix Silent B.O.B. robot shames your Instagram friends into no longer posting selfies

Pic Nix Silent B.O.B. robot shames your Instagram friends into no longer posting selfies

By 13 June 2014

It's not easy to tell your friends that they posts too many selfies on Instagram. But luckily there is a robot that'll do it for you. A service called Pic Nix has developed a robot with one sole purpose: posting and tagging your friends in photos, with... >>

What does Facebook own? Here's the companies it has acquired and the reasons why

What does Facebook own? Here's the companies it has acquired and the reasons why

By 26 April 2014

Facebook is on a spending spree, shelling out billions and billions of dollars on both small and large companies that the social network will either fold into its umbrella or tap to improve experiences. Facebook has gobbled up roughly 50 companies since... >>

Facebook is on a roll with mobile: 200mn Instagram users, 1bn Facebook mobile users

Facebook is on a roll with mobile: 200mn Instagram users, 1bn Facebook mobile users

By 25 March 2014

Facebook is on a roll with its mobile apps and shows no sign of slowing down.  There are now 1 billion monthly active users on its mobile apps, Facebook announced during its call discussing the Oculus VR on Tuesday.To compare to the fourth quarter of... >>

Instagram for Android update brings flatter, faster design

Instagram for Android update brings flatter, faster design

By 11 March 2014

Instagram for Android just got a whole lot more "sleeker" and "faster" - thanks to a new update that has brought a host of look-and-feel improvements to the app. The two-year-old photo-editing Android app now sports a more polished design that "feels... >>

Vine rounds up most memorable videos to celebrate its first birthday

Vine rounds up most memorable videos to celebrate its first birthday

By 23 January 2014

Twitter-owned Vine, the social network behind six-second videos, is celebrating its first birthday on Thursday with a "Year on Vine" webpage rounding up 18 minutes of the most memorable Vines throughout the year. "Through your creativity, humor and the... >>