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Top 32 Viners to follow (and become instantly addicted to Vine)

Top 32 Viners to follow (and become instantly addicted to Vine)

By 7 April 2015

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... >>

Twitter buys Niche: Has it officially become a social media talent agency?

Twitter buys Niche: Has it officially become a social media talent agency?

By 12 February 2015

Twitter now has the means to turn Vine creators into bonafide stars...of ads. It just acquired Niche, a company that does a bunch of things, including connect social media stars to advertisers. Twitter didn't disclose financial terms of the deal, but... >>

Twitter takes on WhatsApp: New group messaging and video features explained

Twitter takes on WhatsApp: New group messaging and video features explained

By 27 January 2015

Twitter has updated its mobile apps and website, adding two anticipated and very useful features: group messages and 30-second videos. Twitter revealed a few months ago that it was planning to add video-sharing options as well as a new way for you to... >>

Don't like ads in your Instagram stream? Try these five alternative apps

Don't like ads in your Instagram stream? Try these five alternative apps

By 24 September 2014

Facebook-owned Instagram has begun piping ads into Brits' photostreams, almost a year after it launched a similar ad platform in the US. When Instagram fell under Facebook's wing, the Instagram community got all riled up by the idea of its popular photo-sharing... >>

Vine and Evernote are among first Android apps for Chrome OS to land in Web Store

Vine and Evernote are among first Android apps for Chrome OS to land in Web Store

By 11 September 2014

The first Android apps for Chromebook are now available. Android apps like Duolingo, Evernote, Sight Words, and Vine have landed in the Chrome Web Store, essentially making your Chromebook more of an 'on-the-go' machine than you ever thought possible:... >>

Vine now lets you import existing videos and edit with new tools

Vine now lets you import existing videos and edit with new tools

By 20 August 2014

Viners have long used hacks and tricks to create cool 6-second video clips, but a new app update has just made their ability to create a little easier. Twitter-owned Vine has announced new camera features that allows you to edit videos and import existing... >>

Just how popular was that Vine? Check the loop count

Just how popular was that Vine? Check the loop count

By 1 July 2014

We all know when Vines become popular and instantly surface to the front, but knowing just how many times people viewed those six-second videos has never been clear. We simply had to trust they were indeed the most watched Vines in that moment. Well a... >>

Vine overhauls website with robust search and more, just five months after launch

Vine overhauls website with robust search and more, just five months after launch

By 2 May 2014

Vine has overhauled its 5-month-old website. Twitter launched the Vine mobile app in 2013, letting users watch, share, and discover 6-second videos. Then, in January, it launched a website with user profiles. A placeholder website existed previously,... >>

Twitter's Vine app adds VM feature for private video and text messaging

Twitter's Vine app adds VM feature for private video and text messaging

By 3 April 2014

Twitter's Vine video-sharing app has added a new messaging feature appropriately called Vine messages (or VM - similar to DM for Direct messaging on Twitter). Twitter said it realised very early on that Vine users needed a way to privately message. It's... >>

Vine bans porn and that includes mucky selfies

Vine bans porn and that includes mucky selfies

By 7 March 2014

Vine claims that it has banned pornography on its video-sharing platform. It has prohibited explicit sexual content in submissions to the social video network and has changed its terms and conditions and rules. "As we've watched the community and your... >>