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Facebook and Instagram Users Reflected on Kobe Bryant in January

Facebook and Instagram Users Reflected on Kobe Bryant in January The tragic death of National Basketball Association superstar Kobe Bryant dominated conversation on Facebook and Instagram in January, according to Facebook IQ, the social network's research arm. Meghan Markle and her split from the royal family also heated up the people category on both platforms

Facebook and Instagram Users Reflected on Kobe Bryant in January2020-02-19T07:00:12-05:00

Twitter Acquires Chroma Labs and Welcomes Its Team

Twitter Acquires Chroma Labs and Welcomes Its Team Twitter acquired Chroma Labs, a San Mateo, Calif.-based developer of tools for short-form video and photo creation. The social network said the team from Chroma Labs will join its product, design and engineering teams and help develop more expressive ways for people to express themselves during Twitter

Twitter Acquires Chroma Labs and Welcomes Its Team2020-02-18T18:55:55-05:00

Workplace From Facebook Adds an Insights Panel

Workplace From Facebook Adds an Insights Panel Workplace From Facebook, the social network's enterprise solution, added an insights section to its administrator panel. Admins now have access to five tabs containing information that will help them learn how employees are using Workplace across their organizations: People: Admins can track how active their organization is on

Workplace From Facebook Adds an Insights Panel2020-02-18T18:25:07-05:00

Instagram Is Testing a Latest Posts Feature

Instagram Is Testing a Latest Posts Feature It's not quite the return of the chronological feed, but Instagram is internally testing an alternative. Blogger and developer Jane Manchun Wong discovered a Latest Posts feature in the code for the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network, sharing a screenshot in a tweet. Instagram is working on "Latest

Instagram Is Testing a Latest Posts Feature2020-02-14T18:55:21-05:00

LinkedIn Will Sunset Sales Navigator for Gmail March 18

LinkedIn Will Sunset Sales Navigator for Gmail March 18 LinkedIn is pulling the plug on its Sales Navigator for Gmail feature March 18. The professional network acquired Rapportive in February 2012 for roughly $15 million and renamed its flagship browser plugin--which connected Gmail accounts with LinkedIn, as well as other social platforms including Facebook and

LinkedIn Will Sunset Sales Navigator for Gmail March 182020-02-14T18:30:04-05:00

Snap Games Adds Color Galaxy From Gismart

Snap Games Adds Color Galaxy From Gismart Developer Gismart brought new title Color Galaxy to Snapchat's Snap Games platform. The fast-paced multiplayer game involved Snapchatters driving cool custom cars--and, sometimes, chickens--in a race to close their color loops on the map and expand their territories. While players can cross an opponent's line to take his

Snap Games Adds Color Galaxy From Gismart2020-02-14T17:55:58-05:00

Facebook Continues Its ‘Hobbi’ of Borrowing From Other Social Platforms

Facebook Continues Its ‘Hobbi’ of Borrowing From Other Social Platforms It's Pinterest's turn to be imitated by Facebook, following in the steps of other social platforms, including Snapchat and TikTok. Hobbi, the fourth stand-alone application from Facebook's NPE Team (the NPE stands for New Product Experimentation), surfaced on the iTunes App Store this week. A

Facebook Continues Its ‘Hobbi’ of Borrowing From Other Social Platforms2020-02-14T17:25:21-05:00

Facebook Looks to ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ During Black History Month TV Spot

Facebook Looks to ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ During Black History Month TV Spot Facebook is marking Black History Month with the debut of a 60-second national TV spot during the National Basketball Association All-Star Game on TNT Sunday night. Facebook The longform version of Lift Every Voice and Sing debuted on the company's social

Facebook Looks to ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ During Black History Month TV Spot2020-02-13T21:25:09-05:00

Snapchat Begins Rolling Out Here for You Feature for Users Who May Be Struggling

Snapchat Begins Rolling Out Here for You Feature for Users Who May Be Struggling Snapchat will begin rolling out a feature in the coming months, Here for You, which is aimed at providing proactive, in-application support to Snapchatters who may be experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis, or who just want to learn more

Snapchat Begins Rolling Out Here for You Feature for Users Who May Be Struggling2020-02-11T22:50:58-05:00

Twitter Rolls Out Search Prompt Triggered by Keywords About 2020 Census

Twitter Rolls Out Search Prompt Triggered by Keywords About 2020 Census Twitter teamed up with the U.S. Census Bureau to debut a new prompt that will appear when users search for keywords associated with the 2020 Census. The search prompt is available on Android, iOS and mobile.twitter.com in the U.S., in English and Spanish, and

Twitter Rolls Out Search Prompt Triggered by Keywords About 2020 Census2020-02-11T22:20:26-05:00