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Google on Wednesday showed off a redesigned Google+ and new Hangouts app to overtake Facebook as the world’s top social network.
Vobok, a free iOS and Android app, lets you share 30-second sound clips as an audio answer to Vine’s six-second video loops and Twitter’s 140-character written missives.
Pinterest's new iOS and Android app updates encourage you to pick up on your smartphone where you left off on your desktop.
A Twitter campaign will let people who forgot about Mother's Day get a professionally painted portrait to give to Mom. Starting Sunday morning, all you have to do is tweet out the "best" reason for forgetting Mother's Day with the hashtag #motherpieces.
Facebook is reportedly very close to buying crowdsourced navigation app Waze for anywhere between $500 million and $1 billion.
Some day, when people ask Apple why it offered up a multi-billion dollar bond, it'll tell people it was young and needed the money. Of course, if you believe one competitor's CEO, that's because Cupertino's tablet business is going belly up sooner rather than later. And it's time for the latest edition of "I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Sponsored Tweeting!"
The privacy-oriented social network Path fielded a slew of complaints Tuesday about spamming users’ contacts with invitations to join the site. However, Path says user error caused the confusion.
Vine, the Twitter app focused on creating tiny videos, scored an update on Tuesday.
All those likes and posts pics turned into raw data.
LinkedIn has revamped the contacts management feature of its professional networking website and packaged the functionality into a new iOS application.
Tumblr continues its evolution into a mobile platform with an upgraded iOS app that adds social sharing and saving features.
In a rush to share information and find the Boston bombing suspects, news outlets and amateur Internet detectives showed the best and worst of social media in a few whirlwind days.