Facebook accidentally unblocked people on more than 800,000 accounts

You may have though that you had permanently muted that pedantic, annoying former “friend” on Facebook by hitting the “block” button — but as it turns out, a bug in...

Have a question? Ask it on Instagram with open-ended questions in a Story

Polling public opinion is getting easier than ever on Instagram. The photo-sharing app is constantly introducing new features and its latest is the ability to ask questions in Instagram Stories....

Tinder is making it safer than ever for you to keep swiping

In a letter to Oregon Senator Ron Wyden, Tinder's parent company Match Group announced that it had implemented changes to ensure that photos sent between Tinder's servers and the mobile...

Facebook and Twitter introduce new tools regarding ad transparency

Ever wanted to know who was advertising to you on Facebook or how much money a company was spending on Twitter ads? Well, now both companies are making it easy...

WhatsApp just rolled out a giant Internet megaphone

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp has debuted a new feature for groups to create one-way broadcast communication streams -- essentially handing them a massive megaphone for shouting at people.  The post WhatsApp...

The best selfie apps for iOS and Android

Love it or hate it, selfies are now a fact of life. The iconic self-portraiture has been blowing up every newsfeed from here to Helsinki, even before Merriam-Webster officially inducted...

The Instagram Lite app is so small, your Android phone won’t notice it’s there

Instagram has launched a Lite version of its app inside the Google Play Store. The mini-sized app takes all the main features we love about Insta, and then squeezes them...

Instagram now lets you video chat with up to three buddies

Instagram has just launched video chat with the option to chinwag with up to three friends. It's also revamped the Explore tab, retaining its style but adding topic channels along...

Facebook gives up on building its own internet drone

After four years of work, Facebook says it's ending efforts to build its own internet drone. Instead, it'll collaborate with aerospace firms to build drones with the relevant technology for...

CarBlip’s car buying app raises $2 million

CarBlip, a new car-buying mobile application that’s aiming to compete with services like Wyper, has raised $2 million in a new round of financing. The investment was led by Nordic Eye Venture...

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