Category Archives: Social Media

#Amazon Cart – How You Can Shop Through Twitter

If you’ve ever been browsing through your Twitter feed and spotted a link to an Amazon product you really wanted, you’ll know it can be annoying to have to disrupt your flow to click …

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Twitter Takes Steps to Ban Third-Party Apps from Auto-Following Requests

Twitter has updated its terms and conditions for third-party app developers, to try and prevent annoying auto-following, and from bulk-following other accounts. The new updates to Twitter’s guidelines mean that apps created by third-party …

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Rumour: Instagram to Get Video Sharing Feature

Twitter and Facebook are about to go head-to-head with new features for Vine and Instagram.   The two companies are thought to be about to announce major revisions to both of their apps, and …

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Students Spend Their Lives Wired In To Their Phones

Here’s some news that might not surprise many: students are becoming increasingly addicted to their smartphones, with nearly nine in ten (89%) 18-24 year-olds reaching for their smartphone within 15 minutes of waking. According …

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Facebook Will Charge Users to Send Messages

In a bizarre turn of events, it seems Facebook could be about to charge people to send messages over its network. The company is running a series of tests whereby people are being charged …

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Facebook Launches Free Calling on iPhone and iPad

Facebook users can now use their iOS devices to make free phone calls to other users around the world. Voice calling over Facebook has been available in the US for some time, but the …

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Facebook deny private messages are being published

Yesterday, Facebook users began to notice something odd while browsing their own profiles. Some of their messages from three years ago had started to appear publicly on their Facebook pages. Or, at least, that’s …

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Our Favourite Tweets from May

We’ve had some nice tweets in the last month, here’s a few: @TheSnugg Wow, some really awesome #cases ! Do you guys ship to #SouthAfrica though? — Rusty Ruthven (@RustyRuthven) May 5, 2012 @TheSnugg …

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Would you buy the Facebook Smartphone?

When Facebook bought Instagram, many people suspected they might be on the verge of taking their mobile apps a little more seriously. It seems Facebook are doing exactly that. First of all, let’s consider …

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