Secret Picks up $31 Million, Looks To Expand As A Social Network

Secret Reels In $25M In Round 2 Funding, Looks To Expand As A Social Network

Anonymous social posting app startup Secret managed to secure $36.3 million total from multiple interested parties. Patrons involved in Secret’s “Series-B” funding include Index ...
#AmazonCart Makes Adding Items To Shopping Cart Faster

#AmazonCart Makes Adding Items To Shopping Cart Faster

If you use both Twitter and frequent Amazon, you can now do part of the shopping—the adding stuff part— via Twitter. The new feature rolled out early Monday and involves finding ...
Twitter Testing Mute Feature

Crowded Twitter Timeline? A Mute Feature Could Come Soon

Last month Twitter released a new profile design which allows for better structuring of content, now Twitter is testing a new Mute feature on the mobile apps allowing for users to ...
Facebook Confirms Opt-In "Nearby Friends" Feature Could Be Used For Advertising

Facebook’s Opt-In “Nearby Friends” Feature Could Be Used For Marketing and Advertising

Facebook has acknowledged that it eventually share information gathered through the Nearby Friends feature with marketing agencies or for advertising. The feature will be hitting iOS ...
Twitter To Roll Out New Profile Layout Soon

Twitter To Roll Out New Profile Layout Soon

If you’re been waiting for the chance to actually customize the look of your Twitter profile, you’re in luck. Last month, Twitter was rumored to be testing out new profile designs ...
Look Back Sees Millions of Users For Facebook 10th Anniversary

Look Back Sees Millions of Users For Facebook 10th Anniversary

  Facebook’s 10th anniversary so far has been punctuated with “Look Back” this week. It allows for users to video and share a one minute video montage from the users’ ...
T-Mobile Prepaid Services Offering Free Access to Facebook

T-Mobile Prepaid Services Offering Free Access to Facebook

In the past, Facebook has accommodated users on carriers that didn’t have data plans. T-Mobile seeks to do the same for their own customers in the case that they don’t have monthly ...
Facebook Delivers New Features For Its Messenger

New Facebook Feature Allows Users To See What Version Of Messenger Contacts Are Using

Facebook has started rolling out new features for the mobile version of their social networking service. The main focus of these features is on the messaging aspect of Facebook which ...
Facebook Lifts The Ban on Posting Graphic Videos

Update: Facebook Goes Back On Graphic Content Ban

Facebook will allow for users to post videos and images depicting gore and graphic violence, effectively dropping the ban it implemented earlier this year. The ban was enacted due ...
Facebook To Remove Timeline Privacy and Implement New Privacy System

Opinion: Facebook To Remove Timeline Privacy and Implement New Privacy System

Facebook will be removing the “Who can look up your Timeline by name?” privacy setting and notifying people who were hiding themselves that they will be searchable. The reason ...