It’s true. You may not believe it, but in amongst the dreamily filtered snaps of pets, the blurry edged stir fry dinners, and the now all-too-acceptable “selfie”, there is actually some real art to be found on Instagram.
Does Twitter’s Vine app have what it takes to become the Instagram of video? Or is six seconds just far too short?
Just days after Instagram announced that they had withdrawn support for Twitter’s card feature, Twitter have retaliated by rolling out their own built-in image filters.
Last week Facebook sent out an email claiming to be updating in our best interests. . The email titled ‘Updates to Data Use Policy and Statement of Rights and Responsibilities’ was sent out regarding data use policy, in other words, what can Facebook do with our data
Throughout this week, Instagram will roll out web-based profiles for every one of its 100 million users, complete with ‘Facebook Timeline’ style layout and animated cover photos.
As an Airbus plummeted into the Hudson River in Manhattan, few realised that it would be the point of no return for journalism and social media. With this in mind, today sees the launch of Completure, an app which aims to capture these new opportunities that smart phones create for citizen journalists.
Tumblr is the latest service to fall foul of Twitter’s recently updated ‘guidelines’, with support for ‘friend-finding’ via Twitter’s API being revoked as of today, but is Twitter cutting off its nose to spite its face?
Assuming Mark Zuckerberg hasn’t got his sums wrong, the market for smartphone photography is booming.
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