The CEO and founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday revealed that the most popular social networking site now has 2 billion active monthly users. This makes Facebook even more strong to stand as the largest social networking platform in the world.
“As of this morning, the Facebook community is now officially 2 billion people!”, said Zuckerberg through his post. Apart from this milestone, Zuckerberg also shared his vision to, not just connect the world but [...]
Instagram is on a quest to bring in new features to its app, intending to get ahead in the race with its rivals. After rolling out the Live Video Replay feature recently, it has now been reported that the Facebook-owned photo sharing app is apparently testing a new feature that will make Instagram even more convenient to use.
As reported by The Verge, Instagram is testing a new feature called ‘Favorites’ which lets the users share posts and Stories with a group of [...]
The fact that WhatsApp is planning to launch its peer-to-peer payment service in India has been creating fair amount of buzz from a while. There is yet another report regarding this, which claims that WhatsApp is apparently in talks with SBI and NPCI for Unified Payments Interface (UPI) integration in India.
As per the new report from the Economic Times, citing a senior SBI official, “Due to the complexity of the architecture, WhatsApp is in discussions with the State Bank [...]
Facebook on Wednesday rolled out new features for the users in India, which effectively prevents the misuse of profile pictures. The social networking site introduced two new tools that will give more control to the users in India over their profile pictures. The users will now be able to decide over who can download and share their profile photo images, which are normally visible to everyone on Facebook.
Facebook’s new tool called the ‘Profile Picture Guard’ [...]
Although Snapchat might be lagging behind its rival Instagram when its comes to the popular ‘Stories‘ feature, but it still manages to come with something or the other to gain back attention. The interactive social app Snapchat has now introduced a new feature called as the ‘Snap Map‘ which lets the users share their live location and displays it on a Map view to other Snapchat friends.
The new Snap Map feature basically allows users to zoom out to their [...]
Facebook-owned Instagram is coming up with new features to further increase its competition with Snapchat. After adding the ‘Archive’ feature for its app on Android and iOS, Instagram has now rolled out a new feature that lets you replay Live Videos, a feature that Snapchat lacks.
The Live Video Replay feature basically gives you an option to share a live video to your story for 24 hours before it disappears. Once you are done broadcasting and sharing the live video [...]
The homegrown messaging service Hike has brought in a new wallet feature with UPI-based payment in the latest version 5.0 of its app. Interestingly, Hike is the first one to do so in India, managing roll out of the feature before WhatsApp which is also apparently in a running to launch UPI-based payment service. Apart from the digital payment service, Hike has also redesigned its interface with brand new colors and fonts.
Talking about the availability, Hike 5.0 and its features [...]
Twitter has remodelled itself with a new look across all the platforms that it is available on. Twitter apparently changed its interface for its website, apps and also the Tweetdeck along with the trimmed down version of its service that is Twitter Lite.
The social media platform announced the new change through its post which read, “Last year, we told you exactly who we are (Twitter is what’s happening!) and refreshed our brand. Today, with lots of feedback and ideas from [...]