Don't-Miss Social Media Stories

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As video surges, Facebook considers a dedicated service

Facebook is considering a dedicated service or page where users will be able watch videos and not be bothered by other content.

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GoPro integrates with Periscope to live stream videos of your crazy stunts

GoPro now integrates with Twitter's Periscope for iPhone app to allow you to broadcast live action to the world.

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Twitter's stopped showing ads to its favorite users

If Twitter values your presence on the social network more than the rest of us schlubs you don't have to look at advertising.

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Vine boss, other key executives depart Twitter

Twitter is facing the exits of key managers, even as the company struggles with flagging growth in its user base

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How to use Peach, a surprisingly addictive and confusing new social network

This iOS app isn't another Facebook clone, which makes it worth a look.

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Periscope live streams arrive inside Twitter, no separate app required

Twitter users on iPhone can access Periscope live streams without a separate app (but no broadcasting or commenting).

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Biz Stone's Q&A app Jelly to be reborn as Q&A app, only better

If at first you don't succeed, try an un-pivot. That's Jelly co-founder Biz Stone's approach in the hopes his team can rejuvenate the Q&A service.

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#TerribleIdea: Twitter might extend the limit from 140 to 10,000 characters

A new report claims that Twitter wants to extend the character limit from 140 to 10,000.

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Twitter's long-neglected Mac app gets a big refresh

The update is the desktop app's biggest, with inline video and animated GIF support, group direct message support, and a completely overhauled interface.

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The slow death of old standards and Facebook's role

Facebook sits at the crossroads of two outdated standards that combine security problems with broad compatibility.

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Facebook's iOS app rolls out support for Apple Live Photos

Following Tumblr, Facebook now lets you share moving Live Photos on its iOS app.

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Meet the 7 apps that will give your amateur Instagrams professional gloss

Filters are fine, but take your Instagram posts to the next level with these editing apps.

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Facebook Messenger app can now directly request your Uber or Lyft rides

Facebook partners with ride-sharing services to make its FB Messenger more than just a messaging app.

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Use this iOS keyboard to share GIFs on iMessage, FB Messenger and Twitter

PopKey made it easier than ever to send GIFs via messaging apps and post them on social media.

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Facebook's killing photo sync and pushing users to dedicated Moments app

As Facebook focuses on Moments app, private photo sharing is getting its moment in the sun.