What is the future of online privacy? Pew Research Center and Elon University’s Imagining the Internet Center released a new study Thursday seeking answers to that question from experts, many of which mentioned Facebook in their answers.
When Instagram topped the 300 million-user mark earlier this month, it moved past Twitter in terms of total users, but according to Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and social analytics platform Socialbakers, the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network blows away Twitter in terms of engagement.
What are Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua and Aden? They are the five new photo filters released by Instagram Tuesday, in addition to the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announcing the ability to upload slow-motion videos, real-time commenting and the ability to adjust the perspective of photos via the adjust tool.
Filter this: Instagram topped the 300 million user mark, co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom revealed in a blog post, in which he also announced that the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network was adding verified badges for celebrities, athletes and brands, as well as deactivating spammy accounts.
PastBook Allows Facebook, Instagram Users to ‘Relive Your Year’ for 2014, All Years Back Through 2003
As 2014 draws to a close, year-end wrap-up season is in full swing, and photo-album creator PastBook is once again offering its Relive Your Year application not just for 2014, but for every year going back to 2003.
Not content to let Instagram have all the survey fun, some Facebook users (including this writer) began seeing invitations atop their News Feeds to participate in a survey about their experiences with Facebook Login and applications.
Facebook announced a thorough revamp of its Slingshot photo- and video-sharing application, including photo filters, the ability to follow users and automatically see their shots, private photo and video reactions to shots and the option to share shots on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and other apps.