Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Instagram Guides Are Way More Useful Than You Probably Think

When Gabby, 25, wants to share her favorite Instagrammable spots or traveling tips and tricks, she doesn’t just highlight them in her Stories: she...

Twitter has paused verification applications again

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but Twitter has once again temporarily stopped accepting new verification applications from users. This latest pause...

Why Apple’s child safety updates are so controversial

Last week, Apple previewed a number of updates meant to beef up child safety features on its devices. Among them: a new technology that...

German animal shelter is posting profiles of adoptable pets on Tinder

The Munich Animal Welfare Association has taken a unique approach to matching its resident adoptable pets with their new forever homes: putting their profiles...

Facebook caught a marketing firm paying influencers to criticize COVID-19 vaccines

Facebook has banned a marketing firm for its involvement in a disinformation campaign that used influencers and fake accounts to undermine COVID-19 vaccines. The...

Match beta test targets dating app complaints like frustration with swiping,...

Match today is introducing new features that aim to address some of users’ complaints with modern-day dating apps — like how much time it...

Spotify’s iOS app will support AirPlay 2 streaming after all

Don't worry about claims Spotify won't support AirPlay 2 on iOS — the doom and gloom were a bit premature. iMore reports that Spotify...

Twitter launches US e-commerce pilot that lets users shop from profiles

Twitter this morning will launch a pilot in the U.S. aimed at testing the potential for e-commerce on its platform. The company is introducing...

Microsoft is merging its OneNote apps for Windows

Over the next 12 months, Microsoft is rolling out a series of updates for its OneNote apps on Windows with the intention of creating...

Duolingo is working on a math app for kids

Duolingo, best known for its whimsical owl and language-learning app, is working on a new product to add to its growing suite: a math...