Research Shows That Facebook is Doomed

Research Shows That Facebook is Doomed

Have you noticed a lag in Facebook activity lately? Princeton University researchers have noticed the same thing.

Those researchers took it one step further too. The researchers have discovered that Facebook will loose approximately 80% of its users by 2017 – that’s three years from now.

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Bitstrips: Where Did It Come From?

Bitstrips: Where Did It Come From?

If you spend any time at all on Facebook, you’ve seen lots of personalized cartoons floating around. You know, those colorful cartoons with characters of people you know? Those cartoons are called Bitstrips, and they seem the the newest and best thing in the universe. But, as it turns out, they aren’t so new after all.

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How to Unsend a Direct Instagram Photo

How to Unsend a Direct Instagram Photo

Have you ever sent a photo to someone on a whim, and then wished that you never sent that photo? Instagram feels your pain. With the new Instagram update, you can send private photos to friends, and then delete those photos if you decide that the picture you sent wasn’t really a good idea.

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Twitter Asks Users to Verify Age

Twitter Asks Users to Verify Age

Twitter takes this underage drinking thing seriously, it seems. The social network is now asking any user that follows certain brewing companies to verify age requirements prior to following that person. If those age restrictions are not met in 24 hours, no following will happen.

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Instagram Is Getting a Chat System

It’s Friday, so why not share some fun news? You could use something to look forward to before the weekend, right? I thought so! Here’s the fun news you’ve been waiting for: Instagram will soon have a messenger component.

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It’s Saturday, so why not share some fun news? You could use something to look forward to before the weekend, right? I thought so! Here’s the fun news you’ve been waiting for: Instagram will soon have a messenger component.

Facebook and Pinterest Are Most Important

Facebook and Pinterest Are Most Important

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New companies trying to figure out where to spend ad dollars are often left guessing. It’s clear that social networks attract a lot of people, so placing ads on those networks is probably a good idea. But what network is the most lucrative? Is Twitter or Facebook a better place to spend precious ad dollars?

Instagram Now Allowing Advertisements

Instagram Now Allowing Advertisements

You knew it was bound to happen, you just didn’t know when. Well, today is the day. What’s happening? Oh, nothing, just the little matter of ads in your Instagram feed. That’s right, ads will now start appearing in your Instagram feed.
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Is A New YouTube Streaming Service Coming Soon?

Is A New YouTube Streaming Service Coming Soon?

How would you feel about a subscription-based YouTube music service? One that’s kind of like Spotify? Would you sign up for this type of service? Right now, those are hypothetical questions, but rumour has it that YouTube is currently working on creating such a music streaming service.

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Are Twitter’s Reported Losses a Big Deal?

Are Twitter’s Reported Losses a Big Deal?

Twitter filed for an IPO this past week. In order to do so, the social media company had to report past earnings and losses. While some of the numbers that Twitter reported were a testament to the company’s amazing growth over the years, Twitter also reported some rather big losses.

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