New iOS 7 Cydia Tweak Kills Need for Facebook Messenger

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A new iOS 7 Cydia tweak was recently released for jailbreakers that allows the Facebook iPhone app to continue using the built-in chat functions instead of being forced to download and install Facebook Messenger. Facebook has been the center of a lot of controversy these last couple of weeks, mostly thanks to the new policy […]

How to Take Perfect Photos for Twitter on iPhone

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If you want to get the most out of Twitter, taking the best possible photos is one big step to ensure that your followers stick around. Twitter has put a lot of emphasis lately on making photos the forefront of the Twitter experience, but there’s one glaring problem with the way that the social media […]

How to Delete Your Facebook Account

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If you’re fed up with Facebook and the amount of drama and idiocy that shows up in your News Feed, here’s how to delete your Facebook account once and for all. Facebook used to be a magical place where college students were able to connect with each other in a way that was never thought […]

How to Download Facebook Messenger

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Facebook Messenger is a terrific app that’s available for both iPhone and Android devices, and it makes it possible for users to chat with their Facebook friends while on the go. Of course, if you’re near a computer, you can still use Facebook’s web chat interface and messaging platform, but we find the mobile app […]

How to Stop Auto-Playing Videos on Facebook

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Have you ever browsed your Facebook News Feed and notice that someone posted a video, but it automatically started playing? It’s really annoying, isn’t it? If you’re like us, you probably manually stopped it and told yourself you would disable that feature later on — most likely during a time when you’re not being so […]

Facebook Buys Moves App to Track Your Health & Fitness

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Facebook is on the move yet again, as it has acquired the company behind the popular health and fitness tracking app Moves (see what I did there?). Finnish company ProtoGeo Oy has been bought by Facebook, saying that it will help build and improve its products and services. First off, Facebook says that it intends to keep […]

Facebook Messenger Adds Free Audio Calls for all Facebook Users

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After recently adding group messaging capabilities to its Messenger app, Facebook has now added free audio calls. Facebook users who have the Messenger app installed on either iOS or Android can call other Facebook users for free, even if they live in a different country. The new Audio calling feature shows up on the menu […]

3 Reasons You Should Use Facebook Messenger

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Facebook Messenger is a terrific app that’s available for both iPhone and Android devices, and it makes it possible for users to chat with their Facebooks friends while on the go. Of course, if you’re near a computer, you can still use Facebook’s web chat interface and message platform, but we find the mobile app […]

New Facebook App Arrives with Flipboard-Like News Feed Interface

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Facebook wants to offer a unique experience on mobile, and its traditional News Feed layout just isn’t meeting those standards, apparently. To fix that, the social network has launched Paper, a new Facebook app for iOS that turns your News Feed into a beautiful user interface full of swipe gestures and neat animations that take […]

Facebook Flipboard Clone Rumored to Launch This Month

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Rumors of a Facebook RSS news reader have been around since last summer, when initial reports flowed in about the social network’s plan to offer a competitor to Flipboard. However, it seems that Facebook is close to launching its Flipboard clone, according to Re/code, which says that it could arrive sometime this month. The new […]

Twitter Edit Function Reportedly In the Works

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Following in the footsteps of Facebook, it’s being reported that Twitter will soon add the ability for users to edit their tweets to some extent. According to The Desk, anonymous Twitter employees say that the edit feature has been a top priority at the company for several months. So what exactly would the edit function look […]

How to Share Slo-Mo Videos on the iPhone 5s

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The iPhone 5s comes with a neat new camera feature that allows users to record video at 120 frames per second, which means that it plays back four times slower than normal speed. This is a great feature for catching fast-action situations like in sports or a car passing by, but the slo-mo feature doesn’t […]

Facebook Messenger Redesigned for Mobile

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Nearly two years after first launch, Facebook just recently begun issuing some small updates to its popular Messenger application for Android and iOS, but this week they’ve announced and started rolling out a brand new redesigned app. A few weeks ago they announced the new system would arrive, and now it’s finally here. Bringing a […]

Twitter Reportedly Launching Separate Direct Messaging App

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It’s being reported that Twitter is revamping its Direct Messaging feature, and will be releasing a standalone app that will focus only on Direct Messaging, according to AllThingsD. While this is merely just a rumor for now, a move like this makes a lot of sense, especially since Facebook is has its own messaging app […]

How to Enable Social Integration in iOS 7

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iOS 7 has been out for over a week now, and it’s the fastest-growing software update in history as far as the number of users is concerned; 200 million iOS users updated to iOS 7 in a weekend’s time, according to Apple. It’s easy to see why: tons of new features and completely new look […]

Instagram Update Brings 15-Second Video Sharing

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In a move to stay competitive with Twitter’s video sharing community, Vine, Facebook is augmenting Instagram’s photo sharing network with the ability to now share video clips that are up to 15 seconds in length. The update is currently available to both iOS and Android smartphone users, though some features are limited primarily to iPhone […]

Next Xbox Could Have Cross-Platform Achievements

Microsoft’s next Xbox console may include new cross-platform achievements that gamers can unlock on their smartphones, social sharing features, and anti-piracy tools as publisher-controlled DRM options. The current Xbox 360 lets gamers control their console through the SmartGlass app, though for games the app doesn’t do much aside from show gamers statistics. The next hardware version […]

RIM to Add BBM Video Calling Feature to BlackBerry 10 Smartphones, Tablets

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In a bid to host its own multi-channel communications platform for the forthcoming BlackBerry 10 operating system release alongside some new smartphones, Research in Motion is working on delivering video calling within its BBM messaging app called BBM Video. Video chat has been a feature of the BlackBerry PlayBook, which runs on the BlackBerry Tablet […]

Ptch Makes Creating, Sharing & Remixing Memories Simple on the iPhone

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Sharing all the photos and videos we take on our iPhones is fun, but overwhelming for friends and family, especially when it comes to sharing a whole vacation or a weekend adventure. Ptch is a free iPhone app that hopes to help change the way we capture and share memories, by pulling together photos and videos with […]

Nokia Adds Social to Nokia Maps for Windows Phone

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The Nokia Maps app for Windows Phone is now in version 2.0 and along with the upgrade in version number, Nokia has also added some new features to its maps app. Nokia is now adding a social layer and crowd sourcing some of reviews of places and destinations. The new Nokia Maps 2.0 app now […]