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Snapchat risks a redesign to create a more user-friendly interface

2017-11-09T03:00:16+00:00

Get ready for a Snapchat redesign in 2018. The company is working to bring in more users after disappointing financial results. The redesign will create a more user-friendly interface and make it easier to find new content. The post Snapchat risks a redesign to create a more user-friendly interface appeared first on Digital Trends. Go [...]

Snapchat risks a redesign to create a more user-friendly interface 2017-11-09T03:00:16+00:00

Break free of the social network: Here’s how to delete your Facebook account

2017-11-09T03:00:16+00:00

Experiencing social media fatigue? Release the shackles on your daily life by following these steps on how to delete your Facebook account permanently. It will feel a lot more liberating. The post Break free of the social network: Here’s how to delete your Facebook account appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Digital [...]

Break free of the social network: Here’s how to delete your Facebook account 2017-11-09T03:00:16+00:00

Instagram Stories become less ‘Insta’ with a new throwback-friendly feature

2017-11-09T03:00:15+00:00

Instagrammers can now share images that are older than 24 hours inside of Instagram Stories, making it possible to share throwbacks. The update comes after the platform started testing bookmarks on desktop browsers. The post Instagram Stories become less ‘Insta’ with a new throwback-friendly feature appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Hillary [...]

Instagram Stories become less ‘Insta’ with a new throwback-friendly feature 2017-11-09T03:00:15+00:00

Facebook can use uploaded nude images to protect potential revenge porn victims

2017-11-09T03:00:13+00:00

In an effort to help clamp down on revenge porn posting on Facebook in Australia, the social network and e-Safety Commissioner are now advising those at risk to pre-emptively upload their own pictures so they can be 'hashed.' The post Facebook can use uploaded nude images to protect potential revenge porn victims appeared first on [...]

Facebook can use uploaded nude images to protect potential revenge porn victims 2017-11-09T03:00:13+00:00

Twitter is tweaking its algorithms after a bug hid results for LGBT keywords

2017-11-08T03:00:42+00:00

In the midst of refining community standards, Twitter is apologizing for a bug that censored LGBT keywords, resulting in zero search results when users searched for things like #gay and #bisexual. The post Twitter is tweaking its algorithms after a bug hid results for LGBT keywords appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: [...]

Twitter is tweaking its algorithms after a bug hid results for LGBT keywords 2017-11-08T03:00:42+00:00

Twitter now lets you pack 280 characters into a single tweet

2017-11-08T03:00:41+00:00

If you've always found 140 characters to be too few when expressing yourself in a tweet, then listen up. Twitter is now giving you 280 characters for your thoughts, opinions, and witticisms. The post Twitter now lets you pack 280 characters into a single tweet appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Trevor [...]

Twitter now lets you pack 280 characters into a single tweet 2017-11-08T03:00:41+00:00

Twitter will monitor tweets to find the biggest holiday trends

2017-11-08T03:00:40+00:00

What gifts will trend this year? Are ugly sweaters still in? Twitter will be sharing insights in its first holiday trends campaign. The new analysis will be available for finding the hot gifts, as well as helping fuel ads. The post Twitter will monitor tweets to find the biggest holiday trends appeared first on Digital [...]

Twitter will monitor tweets to find the biggest holiday trends 2017-11-08T03:00:40+00:00

As Twitter tests longer tweets, two users share one with 35,000 characters

2017-11-07T03:00:38+00:00

Two Twitter bug finders just found a way to work around the Twitter character limit by formatting a 35k-character post as a link. The post has since been removed and the user's accounts temporarily suspended. The post As Twitter tests longer tweets, two users share one with 35,000 characters appeared first on Digital Trends. Go [...]

As Twitter tests longer tweets, two users share one with 35,000 characters 2017-11-07T03:00:38+00:00