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Facebook boasts of removing fake news in Germany, but journalists aren’t so sure

2017-11-14T03:00:26+00:00

Facebook is finally rolling out its fake news identification tools, starting in Germany. The company's decision comes on the back of mounting criticism against the social network in the country. It's unclear how well it's working. The post Facebook boasts of removing fake news in Germany, but journalists aren’t so sure appeared first on Digital [...]

Facebook boasts of removing fake news in Germany, but journalists aren’t so sure 2017-11-14T03:00:26+00:00

Heads up, sports fans — ESPN is debuting a Snapchat version of ‘SportsCenter’

2017-11-14T03:00:26+00:00

ESPN is debuting a Snapchat-specific version of its flagship show, SportsCenter, aimed at a younger audience. In doing so, ESPN joins NBC News' Stay Tuned and CNN's The Update as the app's daily shows.  The post Heads up, sports fans — ESPN is debuting a Snapchat version of ‘SportsCenter’ appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Lulu [...]

Heads up, sports fans — ESPN is debuting a Snapchat version of ‘SportsCenter’ 2017-11-14T03:00:26+00:00

Ohio State University fans troll Apple over its infamous autocorrect glitch

2017-11-13T03:00:16+00:00

The creative students in the end zone section of the 'Horseshoe' didn't miss their chance to have a little fun at Apple's expense during a recent Ohio State University home game. The post Ohio State University fans troll Apple over its infamous autocorrect glitch appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Mark AustinPowered [...]

Ohio State University fans troll Apple over its infamous autocorrect glitch 2017-11-13T03:00:16+00:00

Instagram will soon let users follow hashtags in addition to accounts

2017-11-13T03:00:16+00:00

Tired of searching through dozens of accounts to find topics that interest you on Instagram? A new feature might make that a bit easier as the social media site prepares to roll out hashtag following. The post Instagram will soon let users follow hashtags in addition to accounts appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to [...]

Instagram will soon let users follow hashtags in addition to accounts 2017-11-13T03:00:16+00:00

Facebook creates a centralized place for crisis tools in the Crisis Response Hub

2017-11-13T03:00:15+00:00

In the wake of natural disasters like hurricanes Harvey and Irma, social media giant Facebook introduced a new Crisis Response Hub to help its billion-plus users stay safe and informed. There's also a new Crisis donate button. The post Facebook creates a centralized place for crisis tools in the Crisis Response Hub appeared first on [...]

Facebook creates a centralized place for crisis tools in the Crisis Response Hub 2017-11-13T03:00:15+00:00

Weekly Rewind: Crowdfunding astronauts, flying cars, self-cleaning toilets

2017-11-13T03:00:14+00:00

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top tech stories from this week. The post Weekly Rewind: Crowdfunding astronauts, flying cars, [...]

Weekly Rewind: Crowdfunding astronauts, flying cars, self-cleaning toilets 2017-11-13T03:00:14+00:00

Reddit’s CEO talks about his plans to upgrade the ‘front page of the internet’

2017-11-12T03:00:26+00:00

"The front page of the internet" is a messy disorganized place, but Reddit CEO Steve Huffman is committed to making the site more user-friendly and making it easier for new users to find communities that interest them. The post Reddit’s CEO talks about his plans to upgrade the ‘front page of the internet’ appeared first [...]

Reddit’s CEO talks about his plans to upgrade the ‘front page of the internet’ 2017-11-12T03:00:26+00:00

Knowing the best time to post on Instagram could lead to more likes and follows

2017-11-12T03:00:22+00:00

To attract more followers and achieve maximum interaction on Instagram, it’s all about timing. Although the numbers are far from definitive and depend a great deal on your audience, we look at the best time to post on Instagram. The post Knowing the best time to post on Instagram could lead to more likes and [...]

Knowing the best time to post on Instagram could lead to more likes and follows 2017-11-12T03:00:22+00:00