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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook buys anonymous teen compliment app tbh, which has had 5M+ downloads and over a billion messages sent in “past few weeks”, will let it continue to run   —  Facebook wants tbh to be its next Instagram.  Today, Facebook announced it's acquiring positivity-focused polling startup tbh …
Oct 16, 2017, 4:37 PMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Survey of 6,100 US teens: 47% say Snapchat is their preferred social network, up from 39% this spring, 24% say Instagram, 9% Facebook, 7% Twitter   —  Snaps > tweets.  —  Snapchat is more popular among U.S. teens than ever, according to new research from investment firm Piper Jaffray.
Oct 15, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Sources: Rose McGowan's Twitter account was restricted because Twitter's Trust and Safety Team doesn't have the ability to remove or block individual tweets   —  BuzzFeed News has learned that Twitter's Trust and Safety Team doesn't have the ability to remove or block individual tweets; it can only take action on accounts.
Oct 12, 2017, 11:30 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook says it's opening up Facebook Stories to all Pages over the coming months   —  No one's posting to Facebook Stories.  Only 8 of my 2800 friends have Stories up right now, and 3 came from the new ‘cross-post from Instagram Stories’ feature.  Maybe younger or international demographics are …
Oct 12, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times:
A look at how some kids in the UK are using mobile devices and how it shapes their study habits, social interactions, and pursuit of entertainment   —  “Miss, do you have Instagram?  Do you have Snapchat?”  —  “Yeah Miss, can we see your Snapchat?”  —  A group of 13-year-olds …
Oct 8, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Instagram starts rolling out feature to enable users to post Instagram Stories directly to Facebook Stories   —  Facebook Stories might not be a ghost town for long.  After testing in Portugal last month, TechCrunch spotted the option to syndicate your Instagram Stories to Facebook Stories appearing to US users.
Oct 5, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Andrew McMillen / Wired:
Profile of Steemit, a social network that rewards users with Steem cryptocurrency for participation; Steem now has a ~$290M market cap   —  Every time you log onto Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter to share a photo or post an article, you give up a piece of yourself in exchange for entertainment.
Oct 4, 2017, 10:00 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Shopify opens its Instagram shopping integration to thousands of merchants, with wider rollout planned over time   —  Online commerce giant Shopify is ready for its Instagram moment: The one-stop shop platform provider is opening up its Instagram integration to thousands of its merchants leading up to the holiday season.
Oct 3, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
Instagram adds polling stickers to Stories, an eyedropper color-picking tool to Android and iOS, and text and sticker alignment tool, limited for to iOS now   —  Instagram is making its Stories a little more interactive with a new polling feature that users can add with a “poll” sticker.
Oct 3, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Arielle Pardes / Wired:
How exhibitions well adapted to selfies on social media attract visitors to places like the Museum of Ice Cream   —  WHEN THE MUSEUM of Ice Cream opened in New York in 2015, it was more a temporary curiosity than a rival to, say, the Whitney Museum of American Art, which stood just across the street.
Oct 2, 2017, 4:35 AMIn context

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