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Microsoft takes on Google News with new app for iPhone, Android, and Windows 10

MICROSOFT TAKES ON GOOGLE NEWS WITH NEW APP FOR IPHONE, ANDROID, AND WINDOWS 10

All the tech giants out there now have their own News portal. We've got Apple News on iOS devices and coming to Macs soon, we've got...

Tinder's owner took a controlling stake in Hinge as it stares down the threat from Facebook

TINDER'S OWNER TOOK A CONTROLLING STAKE IN HINGE AS IT STARES DOWN THE THREAT FROM FACEBOOK

Tinder owner Match has acquired a 51% stake in Hinge for an undisclosed fee. Match first took a stake in Hinge in September last year...

 
 
 
Facebook Testing Out Paid Subscription Groups

FACEBOOK TESTING OUT PAID SUBSCRIPTION GROUPS

Facebook's Groups feature can be used for all sorts of things, such as for friends to share updates with each other, hobby groups,...

Facebook wants to know if you'll pay for your favorite groups

FACEBOOK WANTS TO KNOW IF YOU'LL PAY FOR YOUR FAVORITE GROUPS

Fresh on the heels of news that Facebook's Messenger service is trialing autoplaying video ads , the social media giant is now testing...

 
 
 
Would you pay to join a Group? Facebook takes subscriptions for a spin

WOULD YOU PAY TO JOIN A GROUP? FACEBOOK TAKES SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR A SPIN

After launching Facebook Watch subscriptions, Facebook is also testing a paid subscription for Groups. The tool would allow Group administrators...

Facebook Groups monthly subscription fee testing underway

FACEBOOK GROUPS MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION FEE TESTING UNDERWAY

Facebook has launched a new monthly subscription fee feature for Facebook Groups, the company announced today. The new feature enables...

 
 
 
Instagram's IGTV is a new Stories-like home for vertical long-form videos

INSTAGRAM'S IGTV IS A NEW STORIES-LIKE HOME FOR VERTICAL LONG-FORM VIDEOS

After Facebook Watch, Instagram is launching its own video portal, but it looks nothing like the usual online video viewer. Instead,...

Instagram hits 1 billion users as it launches video service to rival YouTube

INSTAGRAM HITS 1 BILLION USERS AS IT LAUNCHES VIDEO SERVICE TO RIVAL YOUTUBE

 
 
 
Instagram Launches IGTV, A New Video Platform You'll Spend Hours On

INSTAGRAM LAUNCHES IGTV, A NEW VIDEO PLATFORM YOU'LL SPEND HOURS ON

Instagram is making a major video play: Today, the Facebook-owned app announced it is launching IGTV , a new video network on your...

Instagram launches IGTV, a standalone app for longform video

INSTAGRAM LAUNCHES IGTV, A STANDALONE APP FOR LONGFORM VIDEO

Facebook today announced the launch of IGTV, a standalone video app for Instagram users. IGTV content will also be available in the...

 
 
 
Facebook Groups may soon charge monthly subscription fees for access

FACEBOOK GROUPS MAY SOON CHARGE MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION FEES FOR ACCESS

Facebook will now let group administrators start charging $4.99 to $29.99 a month for exclusive membership in certain groups, the company...

Facebook To Roll Out Videos That Will Autoplay In Your Messenger App, Making Social Media Even More Annoying

FACEBOOK TO ROLL OUT VIDEOS THAT WILL AUTOPLAY IN YOUR MESSENGER APP, MAKING SOCIAL MEDIA EVEN MORE ANNOYING

According to a recent report from Quartz , Mark Zuckerberg's social media titan Facebook is planning to roll out even more intrusive...

 
 
 
No Plans For Cyberpunk 2077 To Support VR

NO PLANS FOR CYBERPUNK 2077 TO SUPPORT VR

Finally having blown the lid off their new IP, CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 shows us a gripping realization of a cyberpunk world...

Facebook Messenger is trialing autoplaying video ads

FACEBOOK MESSENGER IS TRIALING AUTOPLAYING VIDEO ADS

After seemingly running out of space for ads in its newsfeed, social-media giant Facebook is now in the process of trialling autoplaying...

 
 
 
Mark Zuckerberg asks Facebook users to donate to help migrant families: 'We need to end this policy right now'

MARK ZUCKERBERG ASKS FACEBOOK USERS TO DONATE TO HELP MIGRANT FAMILIES: 'WE NEED TO END THIS POLICY RIGHT NOW'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is asking Facebook users to donate to help migrant families affect by Trump's immigration policies. The...

Facebook has an AI solution for those who can never seem to keep their eyes open in photos

FACEBOOK HAS AN AI SOLUTION FOR THOSE WHO CAN NEVER SEEM TO KEEP THEIR EYES OPEN IN PHOTOS

Facebook researchers have developed a new tool for that friend who never seems to have his eyes open during photos. The tool uses artificial...

 
 
 
Facebook Messenger gets autoplay video ads and there's nothing you can do about it

FACEBOOK MESSENGER GETS AUTOPLAY VIDEO ADS AND THERE'S NOTHING YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT

Each year Facebook is becoming more aggressive when it comes to monetization of its services, so today's announcement that Messenger...

Facebook misses another Senate deadline on privacy questions

FACEBOOK MISSES ANOTHER SENATE DEADLINE ON PRIVACY QUESTIONS

Facebook Inc. missed a deadline to respond to questions from two top U.S. senators on its sharing of user data with device makers,...

 
 
 
Ex-Facebook exec Chamath Palihapitiya's VC firm just lost 3 partners in 2 weeks, and it signals more changes to come

EX-FACEBOOK EXEC CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA'S VC FIRM JUST LOST 3 PARTNERS IN 2 WEEKS, AND IT SIGNALS MORE CHANGES TO COME

TechCrunch / Flickr Social Capital is bleeding top investment partners. The venture firm, run by legendary investor Chamath Palihapitiya,...

Facebook's AI can take your blinking selfies and digitally open your eyes

FACEBOOK'S AI CAN TAKE YOUR BLINKING SELFIES AND DIGITALLY OPEN YOUR EYES

Most people touch up their selfies to remove pimples or ruddy patches without a second thought. Facebook wants you to have the same...