Yahoo Acquires Two New Properties

Yahoo Acquires Two New Properties

Yahoo recently purchased Qwiki and Xobni this week. Qwiki was snagged Tuesday and is a new-ish video sharing app for iOS that blasted onto the scene during TechCrunch Disrupt 2010. ...
Instagram Video Arrives To Take On Vine

Instagram Video Arrives To Take On Vine

Facebook’s Instagram whipped out a new feature earlier this week: video functionality. Yes, Twitter’s Vine has a bit of competition now and many are saying that Vine needs to “step ...
No Facebook Phone in Europe...Yet

No Facebook Phone in Europe…Yet

Facebook looks to be holding off on bringing the HTC First to Europe. The HTC First—known mostly as “The Facebook Phone” or “That Facebook Phone” or “It”—hasn’t had ...
Twitter To Increase Security After Account Attacks

Twitter To Increase Security After Account Attacks

As a result of several account attacks on high profile businesses and the like, Twitter has developed technology that will increase security for users. On Wednesday it stated that ...
Yahoo Snags Tumblr...Now What?

Yahoo Snags Tumblr…Now What?

Credit: Frank Franklin II (AP Photos) Yahoo has purchased Tumblr for $1.1 billion dollars, but what does it mean? What possible use could Yahoo have in something that has very little ...
China's eBay Purchases Share in China's Twitter

China’s eBay Purchases Share in China’s Twitter

Online retailer Alibaba has bought 18% of the Sina Corporation’s Weibo, China’s extremely popular microblogging service. The purchase was made for $586M and shows an active attempt ...
Ads Come To Tumblr Mobile Apps

Ads Come To Tumblr Mobile Apps

Social networking company Tumblr has started putting ads in the mobile version of its site. Today, a number of advertisements could be seen in the app and could very well see the platform ...
Facebook Lifts The Ban on Posting Graphic Videos

Free Calls Now on Facebook Messenger for Android

Facebook’s VoIP service will now be free to use for users of Facebook Messenger for Android. The addition was made Thursday and will be made available for both Facebook Messenger ...
Twitter

Twitter Could Dive Into Streaming Media By Adding Music Discovery Service

It appears that Twitter will be diving into music discovery with the acquisition of We Are Hunted. Rumors towards the move have been confirmed with Twitter mentioning it on its official ...
Zynga

Zynga CEO and Founder to Receive A Salary of $1 for 2013

For those of us who use Facebook daily, you’re sure to have come across a Zynga game at least once. Some of you probably even indulge in it. As a matter of fact, some of you probably ...