The Next Web

The Next Web or TNW as it is often referred to was founded in 2008 and manages several initiatives focused on international technology news, business and culture. The Next Web Events division organizes the TNW Conference, TNW Mobile Conference, TNW Bowlr and Kings of Code. In 2008, The Next Web established the TNW Blog for which the organization is now best known. The blog was originally launched as a spin-off to the events division and has grown into one of the world’s leading technology blogs. The third segment of the Next Web is TNW Labs. TNW Labs has produced several web based businesses including Twitter Counter, Paydro.com, PressDoc.com and Wakoopa.com.
Posts about The Next Web
  • It’s Facebook’s Turn to Test a Stories Feature

    Let the Snapchat flattery continue, as Facebook began testing its imitation of Stories with select iOS and Android users in Ireland. Alex Heath of Business Insider reported that Facebook Stories is a virtually identical feature to Instagram Stories, also a “direct descendant” of Snapchat Stories.

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 35 readers -
  • WhatsApp Now Lets You Send, Receive GIFs on iOS

    … WhatsApp launched the latest version of its messaging application on iOS, which now allows users to send and receive GIFs. As reported by The Next Web, the app now allows users to search Giphy‘s GIF library to find GIFs to send, and users can edit GIFs with text, stickers and drawings before sending them. In addition, The Next Web reported…

    AllFacebookin Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Testing Data Saver Feature for Messenger

    … One of the most common complaints about the flagship Facebook applications and the social network’s stand-alone Messenger apps is the amount of data they use. A solution may be on the way for Messenger, as the latest Android beta version includes a Data Saver feature, Matthew Hughes of The Next Web reported. According to Hughes, in standard…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Sneaky Malware Is Threatening User Trust in Digital Advertising

    … Malware attacks can come from many directions. It is, however, possible to protect yourself by using a robust antivirus program and maintaining a healthy skepticism toward messages from unknown senders. Even still, malware buried in advertising remains a stubborn problem, and it’s currently causing issues for a number of mainstream sites…

    AllFacebook- 23 readers -
  • WhatsApp Adds Ability to Tag Users in Group Chats

    … WhatsApp added the ability for users to tag other users in group chats, according to a report from The Next Web. With this update, a user can tag another user in a group chat by typing the “@” symbol, typing their name and then tapping the right contact on a bar that appears. A user can tag multiple users in a single message. When users tag…

    AllFacebookin Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Android Users Can Now Save Videos

    … Facebook quietly added the ability to save videos for later viewing to its flagship Android application. Michael Crider of Android Police reported on the feature Sunday, following a tip from a reader, and Mix of The Next Web added that the feature was slated to roll out in India with the goal of helping users with poor internet connectivity…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 14 readers -
  • High-Risk, High-Reward: Snapchat’s Advertising Revolution

    …. Forbes conducted a study with Elite Daily, which revealed that just 1 percent of millennials say a compelling advertisement would make them trust a brand more. They believe that advertising is all spin, so they ignore ads completely. Some brands try to fabricate authenticity by paying “influencers” to feature their products in ways that seem…

    AllTwitter- 28 readers -
  • Twitter Moments Now Supports Audio Cards From SoundCloud

    … Twitter Moments just got a bit more musical, as tweets with audio cards from SoundCloud are now supported. Audio content, including entire playlists, can now be easily shared, and The Next Web pointed out that early adopters include Vice’s Thump and Stereogum. SoundCloud announced the new Twitter Moments feature in a blog post: The millions…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 13 readers -
  • Hey, Facebook: How’s the Weather?

    … Featured Jobs Marketing Communications Specialist Action for Healthy Kids Chicago, Illinois Social Media Manager The Talent Magnet New York City, New York Freelance Social Media Editor FamilyFun Magazine New York City, NY Social Media Associate LLR Consulting, Inc. New York City, New York (US) Social Media Manager Colorado Public Radio…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 5 readers -
  • Report: Periscope Will Soon Allow You to Draw on Your Streams

    … Periscope broadcasters will soon be able to draw on top of their live streams, reports The Next Web. The feature is currently available to a number of users in the beta version of the app. The Next Web’s Matt Navarra demonstrated the feature during a live stream, available below. When drawing, users will reportedly be able to choose from…

    AllFacebookin Twitter- 14 readers -
  • Not Enough Basketball? Play It on Facebook Messenger

    … As if basketball wasn’t already crushing productivity this week, now you can play it on Facebook Messenger. The Next Web reported that Messenger users who type in the basketball emoji and send it to a friend can start a basketball game, in which basketballs appear at various locations on their screens, and they can swipe up to shoot those…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Facebook Tests New Web Browser for Flagship Mobile Apps

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 19, 2016 - 4:30 PM Facebook appears to be testing a new Web browser for its flagship mobile applications. BBC journalist Henry Wilmer shared the image below in a tweet shared by The Next Web, which reported that new features include: The ability to input another URL. A bar on the bottom offering information on how…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 16 readers -
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