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New Launch of the Present Giving App Snappy Gifts

Posted in Uncategorized on December 9th, 2016 by
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Gift cards are impersonal and buying the wrong gift leads to annoying returns. With Snappy Gifts, the receiver gets to choose exactly what they want, reports TechCrunch. Snappy Gifts is a new startup offering a fresh new approach that takes the guess-work out of gift giving. You go to Snappy Gift’s app, choose a price…

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New Instagram Updates

Posted in Instagram on December 7th, 2016 by
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Once again, Instagram is in the spotlight. Recently, the social media platform has been receiving a lot of backlash and after their latest the abuse continues. According to Tech Crunch, Instagram will now give its users more control over their accounts and how they interact with other people. The new feature now allows you to…

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Twitter Lets Mobile Users Make Their Own Moments

Posted in Twitter on December 2nd, 2016 by
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Earlier this fall, Twitter opened up access to its storytelling feature “Moments” to all Twitter users, allowing anyone to create their own stories using photos and tweets uploaded to the service. The Moments application was only available on the web, but Twitter promised that mobile support would arrive soon and it has. Twitter has announced…

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Instagram Copies Snapchat. Again!

Posted in Instagram on November 30th, 2016 by
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  Instagram’s latest update has it’s users in an uproar. In their latest update, Mashable reports that if you screen shot a disappearing direct message your friend will be notified! This is only the case for the disappearing messages feature, something many people aren’t aware of. Now similar to Snapchat, in Instagram direct you are…

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Facebook’s Safety Check Feature Now Relies Solely On Facebook Users

Posted in Uncategorized on November 23rd, 2016 by
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Facebook announces a shift to their Safety Check Feature as it now will be trigged by the community instead of the company itself. This means, Facebook users do not need to rely on Facebook to activate the crisis response tool Mashable reports. The Safety Check feature allows you to tell your family and friends that…

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Snapchat’s New Store in New York City

Posted in Snapchat on November 21st, 2016 by
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Snapchat surprised everyone by opening a legitimate storefront in New York City for their product, Spectacles. The company has been putting the wearable camera on sale in pop-up vending machines across the West Coast and now they finally made it to the East Coast opening at 5 East 59th Street near the corner of 5th…

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Facebook Tests “Rooms” feature- a public group chat

Posted in Facebook on November 16th, 2016 by
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Facebook is at it again as it is now experimenting with its new “Rooms” feature on messenger. This new feature is only available in select markets like Austrialia and Canada because Facebook is testing the new messaging platform, Tech Crunch reports. The rest of the world does not have access to this feature yet. Users…

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Expert Interview: The Do’s and Don’ts of Using Social Media in Your Career Plan

Posted in Bad Rhino, Facebook, How To, LinkedIn on November 14th, 2016 by

Marty McDonald was recently a Guest on the Discover Your Talent podcast The Do’s and Don’ts of Using Social Media in Your Career Plan Job hunting and career moves in 2016 are no longer about a simple resume and references. Prospective employers and headhunters are looking for a well-rounded picture of their prospects, including how…

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Pinterest’s New “Tried It” Button

Posted in Pinterest on November 14th, 2016 by
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Historically, Pinterest has been more of an idea board- a place to find ideas or things you wish to buy or try. The company has released a new feature aimed at encouraging people to share and track things they’ve actually done, too. With this new “tried it” checkmark on Pinterest, users can share the ideas they’ve…

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Shopping Is Coming To Instagram

Posted in Instagram on November 9th, 2016 by
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People love Instagram and shopping, so why not combine them? Tech Crunch reports that Instagram is testing shoppable photo tags because they want you to shop right on the app, without interrupting scrolling down your newsfeed. Twenty brands like Kate Spade started showing shoppable tags on photos as part of the test. Heres how it…

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