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Tinder’s parent company Match Group swipes right on Hinge

2018-06-23T03:04:55+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

The Match Group already owns Tinder, OKCupid, and of course, Match, and now that the company has acquired a 51 percent stake in Hinge, it's added to its ever-growing portfolio of dating apps. The post Tinder’s parent company Match Group swipes right on Hinge appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Lulu ChangPowered [...]

Money can’t buy you love, but it may buy you more compatible picks on Tinder

2018-06-23T03:04:54+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Tinder is trialing a new feature called "Tinder Picks," which is meant to help users find matches who are not only attractive but also more compatible when it comes to education, job, and interests. The post Money can’t buy you love, but it may buy you more compatible picks on Tinder appeared first on Digital [...]

When it rains, it pours inside Snap Maps, thanks to new World Effects

2018-06-22T03:04:34+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Raining? Your Snapchat Bitmoji may also be getting a downpour with new animated weather effects. The weather comes along with World Effects that change the look of the Snap Map based on holidays and events. The post When it rains, it pours inside Snap Maps, thanks to new World Effects appeared first on Digital Trends. [...]

Would you pay to join a Group? Facebook takes subscriptions for a spin

2018-06-21T03:04:15+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

After launching Facebook Watch subscriptions, Facebook is also testing a paid subscription for Groups. The tool would allow Group administrators to charge for exclusive content, while a portion of the group remains free, Facebook says. The post Would you pay to join a Group? Facebook takes subscriptions for a spin appeared first on Digital Trends. [...]

Instagram’s IGTV is a new Stories-like home for vertical long-form videos

2018-06-21T03:04:14+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

After Facebook Watch, Instagram is launching its own video portal, but it looks nothing like the usual online video viewer. Instead, Instagram IGTV is mobile-first, which means vertical video and a Stories-like interface. The post Instagram’s IGTV is a new Stories-like home for vertical long-form videos appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: [...]

Americans believe that 40 percent of the news is fake

2018-06-21T03:04:13+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

A new survey conducted by the Gallup/Knight Foundation found that overall, Americans believe that 39 percent of the news they see, hear, or read is misinformation. They're even more skeptical of social media. The post Americans believe that 40 percent of the news is fake appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Lulu [...]