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Snapchat video calls let you talk more freely to other Snapchatters

Snapchat video calls let you talk more freely to other Snapchatters

By 1 May 2014

Snapchat, the instant messaging service that is popular with teenagers, has announced that it will be offering those pesky kids, or adults, the chance to do video chat as well. In a move which sees it trying to stay ahead, with, or behind the curve depending... >>

Twitter rolls out new-look profile page, here's how to get it

Twitter rolls out new-look profile page, here's how to get it

By 23 April 2014

Twitter has rolled out it's new, Facebook-like, Twitter profile for all users around the world, letting them opt for a bigger profile picture on their Twitter homepage. The new feature, launches alongside other features like the ability to pin your favourite... >>

Bebo is back as Blab and it’s all about video messaging

Bebo is back as Blab and it’s all about video messaging

By 3 April 2014

Bebo was sold and bought back by its owners and will now be re-branded as Blab, a video sharing social platform. Bebo's British creator Michael Birch sold the social networking site to AOL for $850 million in 2008 and then bought it back for just $1 million... >>

Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion, plans to make 'platform for many other experiences'

Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion, plans to make 'platform for many other experiences'

By 25 March 2014

Facebook has purchased virtual reality company Oculus for $2 billion, the creator of the Oculus Rift headset that has been leading the VR space.  Facebook plans to extend Oculus' existing position in gaming to new verticals, including communications,... >>

TNA's Kurt Angle and Jeremy Borash talk social media and the changing digital face of pro wrestling

TNA's Kurt Angle and Jeremy Borash talk social media and the changing digital face of pro wrestling

By 28 January 2014

TNA Impact Wrestling starts its annual UK and Ireland tour on Wednesday, 29 January, with Maximum Impact VI events scheduled for Dublin, Glasgow, Manchester, London and then Birmingham. The global Impact Wrestling TV show will also be broadcast live to... >>

Twitter changes how blocking another user works, infuriates many in the process (Update: reversed)

Twitter changes how blocking another user works, infuriates many in the process (Update: reversed)

By 13 December 2013

Update: Twitter posted on its blog that it has reversed the changes to the way the block function works on Twitter. Things are back to normal. "We have decided to revert the change after receiving feedback from many users – we never want to introduce... >>

Twitter year in review 2013: Remembering celebrities, gawking over sports

Twitter year in review 2013: Remembering celebrities, gawking over sports

By 12 December 2013

Following the path of most online products, Twitter is out with the biggest trends on its network during 2013. Twitter highlighted several areas, including tweets-per-second, most retweeted, and what trended around the social network during the year.... >>

Facebook 2013 Year In Review: Andy Murray grand-slam, Super Bowl and Pope Francis

Facebook 2013 Year In Review: Andy Murray grand-slam, Super Bowl and Pope Francis

By 9 December 2013

It's no secret that with a depressing or great moment in time, users flock to Facebook to share their grief, joy or opinion. The social network is out with the most talked about topics on its pages during 2013 by UK and US users, giving interesting insight... >>

David Cameron uses Twitter to criticise Facebook over beheading videos

David Cameron uses Twitter to criticise Facebook over beheading videos

By 22 October 2013

David Cameron has turned to Twitter to criticise Facebook over the social network's decision to allow shocking videos to be hosted on the company's pages. In a case of using one social platform to comment on another, David Cameron, who has almost half... >>

How to get a more relevant News Feed on Facebook

How to get a more relevant News Feed on Facebook

By 8 August 2013

As a Facebook user, you are susceptible to an average of 1,500 stories gracing your News Feed each day. That's a fair few, some of which are probably right up your street, others as dull as dishwater. So how do you make all the stories relevant, without... >>