Category Archives: Social Media

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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Twitter Builds Hype for New #Music Service

Twitter is about to launch an innovative new music service that could rival services like Spotify. Music services are the new battleground for some of the world’s biggest companies as more of them obtain …

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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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Users Closing Instagram Accounts Due to Privacy Concerns

Millions of people will share photos of their Christmas celebrations on Instagram next week. However, users are taking to Twitter to threaten to close their accounts soon afterwards. Why? Instagram has a new set …

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Instagram vs Twitter: The Next Tech War?

Bad news for Instagram users. The developers of the Facebook-owned photo app have just removed a major chunk of its Twitter support. However, it could be unfair to lay the blame on Instagram’s developers, …

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“I love TheSnugg because…” Competition!

Fancy winning yourself a quick $75 (£50) Amazon voucher just in time for Christmas? Then why not take part in this weeks Snugg competition. All you have to do is finish off this simple …

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