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Facebook Copies Snapchat

Posted in Uncategorized, Facebook on January 25th, 2017 by

Just in today, TechCrunch reports that Facebook has now added Stories to the top of its feed. Even though you may not see it on your feed yet, it should be there within the upcoming months. Facebook has started out testing the latest stories feature starting in Ireland and plans to bring it to other countries in…

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Goodbye Vine!

Posted in Uncategorized on January 18th, 2017 by

According to TechCrunch, Vine is no longer the same social media app we all used to know and love. The app Vine announces it shuts off sharing and launches Vine camera. As of now, you can still open the old vine app where you can find all of your old feed, profile, and videos. Eventually,…

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New App For Millennial Women

Posted in Uncategorized on December 14th, 2016 by

    Hope, a new app for millennial women has just been announced and is available now on iOS. This new app aims to keep millennial women close to their BFFs, but not too close, according to Tech Crunch. Basically, the Hope app is a “virtual BFF and concierge” meaning that it want to be…

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New Launch of the Present Giving App Snappy Gifts

Posted in Uncategorized on December 9th, 2016 by

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

Posted in Uncategorized on November 23rd, 2016 by

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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Twitter Trims Vine

Posted in Uncategorized on October 31st, 2016 by

Twitter has announced that it’s shutting down its standalone short-form video app, Vine. TechCrunch says, that nothing is changing immediately- the website and apps will remain online for the near future and users will be given a chance to download their Vines before the official closure. Vine started off strong in 2012, becoming No. 1…

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Facebook’s Marketplace Gives Craigslist a Run For Their Money

Posted in Uncategorized on October 5th, 2016 by

According to Mashable, Facebook debuted their latest feature on Monday October 3rd for iOS and Android apps called “Marketplace”. This new feature added a tab at the bottom of the newsfeed that allows Facebook users to buy and sell items right from the app. This feature has been in the works since 2007. Facebook’s new…

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