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Twitter quickly rolls back change to prevent abuse over worries it encourages abuse

Twitter rolled back a new fix aimed to prevent abuse a few hours after it met with protests, reflecting that the company is still scrambling to find solutions to the problem of harassment on its service.

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LinkedIn enhances Premium subscriptions to help you optimize your career

LinkedIn says Premium subscribers will gain access to new features that will provide a better return for their monthly fees.

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Facebook's Community Help lets you aid your neighbors in a crisis

Facebook's Community Help feature lets you give or seek shelter, food, and other forms of assistance.

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Twitter finally moves to ban serial harassers

The company is making one big change and two minor ones to curb online abuse.

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How to make Facebook and Twitter more pleasant in difficult times

Control who gets access to your posts by employing the mute and block tools, as well as strategic list-making, on Facebook and Twitter.

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Twitter's rolling out new features to counter abuse soon

Twitter said late Monday it is rolling out features soon to counter abuse on its platform, though it did not provide details of the measures it is taking to address the problem.

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LinkedIn's redesigned website isn't a cluttered mess anymore

LinkedIn’s desktop interface is getting a fresh coat of paint. The professional social network unveiled Thursday the largest overhaul to the desktop version of its website since the service launched.

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The backdoor that never was, and how to improve your security with WhatsApp

A Guardian report says WhatsApp has a backdoor that could allow messages to be intercepted by unwanted parties. That’s not accurate.

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Twitter's Vine dies today, so download your videos pronto

Vine is morphing into Vine Camera, and time is running out to save your precious Vines before they become part of history.

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Snapchat just got way easier to use thanks to a new search bar

Confused by Snapchat? This app update is designed to simplify snapping.

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Instagram launches video ads in between your friends’ Stories

Business have another way to reach users on Instagram.

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Grids 4.0 for Instagram review: Post photos from Mac, but sharing is limited

Grids for Instagram brings your favorite social media images to the Mac in a beautiful way, now with the ability to upload and repost photos.

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Live 360-degree video comes to Periscope and Twitter

Users will be able to scroll around live 360-degree video, but only select users can post it for now.

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How these iPhone apps disrupted the mobile game in 2016

It was the year the of Pokémon Go, Instagram, and Apple Music.

What were the most disruptive iPhone apps of 2016?

From mobile augmented reality to social live-streaming, here are the trends that iPhone apps brought to the mainstream this year. And what we should expect in 2017.

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Facebook Messenger launches group video chat with Snapchat-style selfie filters

Another week, another Facebook app builds upon what Snapchat started.