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Snapchat Promotes ‘Underworld: Blood Wars’ With The First-Ever 3D-Interactive Lens

To support the upcoming movie Underworld: Blood Wars, Screen Gems has partnered with the most popular app, Snapchat to develop the first interactive 3D Lens. Starting today, the unlock code will roll out and give a sneak peek about the upcoming application. It will be used to reach Snapchat‘s +150 million daily users and will …

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Instagram Launches Live Video And Disappearing Messages On Stories

Besides adding live video, the most famous photo-sharing app, Instagram is rolling out ephemeral live videos and messages since yesterday. The Facebook-owned app announced the new live video feature for Instagram Stories. Unlike on other platforms like Facebook and Periscope, the videos disappear after the livestream ends. The live video feature will be available globally in the …

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WhatsApp Officially Launches Video Calling Worldwide

WhatsApp has finally announced that a video calling feature will soon be available on mobile devices around the world. The feature is already in-use on FaceTime, Viber, LINE, Facebook Messenger, Skype and Google Duo. The company yesterday announced that the feature will roll out in a couple of days. Video calling has been available in WhatsApp’s …

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Instagram Introduces A Shopping Feature For Brands

The app is testing new ‘shoppable photos’ that let users buy items with a click. One of the challenges in social media is that we all see super-nice products everyday, but often don’t know where to buy them. Now, Instagram is fixing this problem by adding shoppable tags into the posts, for users to shop …

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Facebook Is Adding Masks To Its Live Users For Halloween

One of the most fancy holidays of the year, Halloween is making a serious impact on social media and of course, Facebook is one of them. The social media giant launched a bunch of Halloween treats that is no surprise for its users. Live masks and reaction emojis make the platform festive, so that people …

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Periscope Producer Now Lets You Stream From Pro Cameras, VR and More

Periscope is expanding its live-streaming abilities by adding new features, and just introduced the ‘Producer’ program. Periscope‘s vision of broadcasting is expanding in time. The live-streaming technology goes beyond smartphones, which will allow users to stream via HD cameras, games, VR headsets, webcams, and desktop streaming software. Media organizations can also create streams and satellite trucks. …

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Facebook Launches Workplace For Everything You Need In Your Office

Facebook introduced its new gadget called Workplace, a new messaging app that embodies the dissolving distinction between personal and professional digital platforms. Officially announced yesterday, Workplace is an internal app that has already been in use internally for many years. But, they thought it’s better to spread the feature to other companies to collaborate with …

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Instagram’s New Office Looks Amazing

Instagram just moved into a new office and it looks exactly like Instagram. The six-year-old app, that was bought by Facebook in 2012 was previously located at one of the floors in Facebook’s old hearquarters on Hacker Way. Instagram has a new headquarter in Menlo Park, California now. The new place is designed by Gensler, a San-Franciscan …

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The Big News For US: You Can Register To Vote In Snapchat Now

Snapchat is encouraging people to register to vote in the upcoming election in the US. It is seen as a huge move to get millenials’ attention. The company made a partnership with TurboVote that motivates voter registration, allows users to check their eligibility and to register all within the app. There’s no method like “snap …

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Google Trips: The Only Travel App You Need

Google announced its new app called Trips a few days ago, an app that serves as a planner and travel guide for explorers. The app claims to organize your plane tickets and hotel bookings, offer editorial guides to more than 200 cities and create personalized recommendations based on your history in Google. The best thing …