Mashable

Mashable (Mashable Inc.) is a British-American news website, technology and social media blog founded by Pete Cashmore in 2005. The website's primary focus is social media news, but it also covers news and developments in mobile, entertainment, online video, business, web development, technology, memes and gadgets.
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  • Edited Facebook Posts No Longer Labeled as Edited?

    … to pages in February 2014. Brett Williams of Mashable was one of the first to spot that edited posts are no longer labeled as such. Users can still see whether posts were edited by accessing “view edit history” from the pull-down menu in the top-right-hand corner of posts, but there is no other way to tell if posts were edited. Facebook had not yet responded to a request for comment at the time of this post. Readers: What are your thoughts on this change? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • WhatsApp Adds GIF Search, Triples Image Sharing Limit

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 11, 2017 - 3:35 PM WhatsApp quietly introduced two new features: the ability to search for GIF files and to share more images. Manish Singh of Mashable reported on the new features, saying that they are live on iOS and are currently available via WhatsApp beta v2.17.6 for Android, likely meaning an “official” launch…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 12 readers -
  • WhatsApp Ceases Support for Older Operating Systems

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 3, 2017 - 2:00 PM WhatsApp users on devices with older operating systems were on the receiving end of a New Year’s Eve surprise. Manish Singh of Mashable reported that the Facebook-owned messaging application no longer supports: Android 2.2 Froyo or older versions of Android iOS 6 or older Windows Phone 7 or earlier…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Google Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Twitter Testing Push Notifications for Breaking News Events

    … Twitter has been experimenting with push notifications for breaking news events that bring users to related Moments. The social network confirmed to Patrick Kulp of Mashable that it was testing the feature, and Kulp shared the tweets below illustrating examples from Monday—the terrorist attack at a market in Berlin, and the electoral college…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 26 readers -
  • Facebook Testing Snapchat Discover-Like Facebook Live Navigation Bar

    … application, to the right of the News Feed button. According to Ryall, the feature offers access to Facebook Live videos from publishers followed by users, as well as suggested videos. Users are also able to unfollow publications or turn off notifications by clicking on those publications from the navigation bar. Readers: Have any of you seen anything similar? Screenshots courtesy of Jenni Ryall, Mashable. …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 18 readers -
  • WhatsApp Adds Video Streaming to Android App

    … Featured Jobs Editorial Director, Audience Development and Engagement Dance.com New York City, New York Social Media Coordinator Victoria King Public Relations Los Angeles, California Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Urban League New York City, New York Media Sales Executive Progressive Business Media East Coast Media Relations…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 11 readers -
  • WhatsApp to Launch Video Calling

    … on Vimeo. WhatsApp also announced that it now has 160 million monthly active users in India, its most popular market, topping parent company Facebook’s total of 155 million MAUs in the country. Manish Singh of Mashable reported that WhatsApp vice president Neeraj Arora made the announcement at a media event introducing the new video calling feature, adding that the app now supports more than 10 local Indian languages. Readers: Will you try out video calling on WhatsApp? …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Snapchat iOS Update Includes New World Lenses, Support for Spectacles

    …, users can now tap on their faces while video chatting to activate lenses during those chats. Finally, Mashable discovered that this update prepared the application for the release of Spectacles. Specifically, this update added a “Spectacles” option to the app’s settings menu. When a user taps the Spectacles option, they’re taken to a page where…

    AllTwitterin Social- 22 readers -
  • Twitter Loses Another International Executive

    …, 2016 Today, after 4 years of user/business momentum in India & the region, I’m sharing my intention to move on to new opportunities, same mission — Rishi Jaitly (@rsjaitly) November 1, 2016 My mission remains the same: harness tech/media’s scale to connect users/citizens to their voice/agency/leadership in places they care about…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 17 readers -
  • Facebook Adds Ability for Users to Endorse Candidates, Issues Tab

    … along with your post. Select Post. Keep in mind that if you choose Public as the audience of your endorsement, it may also appear on the candidate’s page if the candidate chooses to feature your endorsement. Kerry Flynn of Mashable also pointed out that those candidates’ pages now have issues tabs, which feature quotes and videos from the candidates addressing certain issues. Readers: What do you think of Facebook’s new election-related features? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Facebook Messenger Day Testing Expands to Australia (Screenshots)

    … Messenger users in Australia shared screenshots with TechCrunch and Mashable—including Ali Duff and Long Zheng—and a Facebook spokesperson confirmed the testing in Australia to Natasha Lomas of TechCrunch via the following statement: We know that people come to Messenger to share everyday moments with friends and family. In Australia, we are running…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
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