Tag: Features

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Snapchat adds features to subscription service

August 17, 2022

Via: Business of Apps

Snapchat just added a series of new features to its Snapchat+ subscription service. As part of the $3.99 subscription bundle, users can now access more exclusive content that allows them to customise their experience. Snap added Priority Story Replies which […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Instagram Adds New Age Verification Features to Better Detect and Protect Younger Users

June 23, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Amid ongoing concerns around how social apps expose teens to inappropriate content, Instagram has announced some new measures to ensure that youngsters are being adequately identified in the app, building on its existing tools to detect and protect younger users. […]

Mobile Commerce, Mobile Marketing

Twitter expands e-commerce features with Shopify partnership

June 23, 2022

Via: Marketing Dive

Twitter’s partnership with Shopify, whose customer base last year grew from 1.7 million to more than 2 million merchants, gives marketers another tool to support their e-commerce efforts. Those marketers include online merchants, newer digitally native brands or more traditional […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

YouTube Expands Shorts Fund to More than 70 New Regions, Adds New Shorts Analytics Features

December 17, 2021

Via: Social Media Today

YouTube has announced some new updates for Shorts, including an expansion of its Shorts Fund, enabling more creators to get paid for posting highly viewed clips, and new Shorts analytics tools within YouTube Studio. The main announcement is the expansion […]

Analytics & Data

What Marketers Need to Know About the Newest Features in Google Analytics 4

June 17, 2021

Via: CMSWire

Google Analytics has been part of most marketing departments’ toolkits for quite some time. With Google being the top ranking search engine globally and the target of many SEO strategies, marketers have relied on Google Analytics for quite a lot. […]


Steam adds PS5 controller support

November 23, 2020

Via: The Verge

Valve has officially announced that the PS5’s DualSense controller is now supported in Steam. Games using the Steam Input API can now recognize the controller and display the correct button prompts. They’ll also be able to access the DualSense’s LED, […]


Why the iPhone 12 Pro is worth the upgrade cost

October 26, 2020

Via: Apple Insider

Putting the iPhone 12 Pro through its paces in the real world really shows why it’s worth the extra cost over an iPhone 12. It’s more than surface deep The new iPhone 12 Pro of course offers more features than […]


All 4 Mobile Carriers Launched Unlimited Plans This Week. Should You Switch?

February 20, 2017


One week ago, Verizon surprised everyone by announcing a new unlimited data plan. AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile swiftly responded with unlimited plans of their own. The competition means many users have access to attractive unlimited plans for the first time […]


Facebook’s Bringing a Snapchat-Like Stories Function into their Main App

January 26, 2017

Via: Social Media Today

Facebook’s at it again. Just when you thought The Social Network had done all they could to duplicate Snapchat’s functions in their apps, they’re now looking to add a new Stories option within Facebook itself. Pretty amazing right? Amazing in […]

Apps & Sites, News

Instagram’s Live Stories feature for instant streaming rolls out worldwide

January 25, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

It looks like Instagram is out to eat Periscope and Snapchat’s lunch. The service is rolling out its Live Stories feature globally today, allowing users across the globe to broadcast live video from their mobile devices. You’ll want to update […]


5 New Social Platform Features You Need to Know About

October 12, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

The social media landscape is constantly changing, everyday there are new options and tools being announced and introduced, some major and some less significant. And in that, there are also some of those smaller, minor updates or tests that are important […]


The Next Generation of LinkedIn Career Pages

October 7, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

After years of users asking for a revamp or increased capabilities, LinkedIn has finally done something about it. With the recent announcement of their Next Gen Career Pages, LinkedIn for Business now has an improved product which focuses on its core area – employer […]


Facebook’s Testing New Snapchat-like Features for Messenger

October 3, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

Less than two months on from the release of Instagram Stories, and following the launch of a similar, Snapchat-like feature for WhatsApp, Facebook is again testing out a new Snapchat clone, this time within Messenger. Looks pretty familiar, doesn’t it? […]


Facebook’s Updating their Immersive Canvas Ads with New Templates and Features

September 30, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

Earlier this year, Facebook opened up their immersive Canvas ad format to all businesses. Canvas ads are virtually mini-websites hosted on Facebook, built to load quickly on mobile devices, making them particularly appealing for those struggling to improve their mobile […]


Google Analytics 360 Suite: benefit from this welcomed upgrade

July 19, 2016

Via: Olivia Foster

The new platform launched by Google on 15 March 2016 is targeting business data management professionals that benefited so far from Adobe and Oracle products, as well as other business specialists that just started managing their audience with digital tools. […]


Google Daydream release date, news and features

June 6, 2016

Via: itCurated

Daydream is Google’s latest attempt at bringing VR to mobile devices, and it’s going to be quite different than Google Cardboard, to say the least. Unlike Google’s previous somewhat-disposable VR headset, which aimed to get people in the VR door […]


Android needs these 5 Windows 10 Mobile features

June 2, 2016

Via: itCurated

Things aren’t looking great for Windows 10 Mobile, which means it’s feeding time for the vultures. Here are 5 Windows 10 Mobile features we want to see picked from the bones and ported to Android. The Windows 10 Mobile home […]


Microsoft Lumia 650 review

May 30, 2016

Via: itCurated

If Microsoft isn’t killing off the Lumia brand, it’s certainly tamping it down — that fact isn’t official, but the job layoffs to its phone business are all too real. If that’s true, then the Lumia 650 might well be […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Apple Pay is So Much More than Just a Payment Mechanism

May 25, 2016

Via: itCurated

Apple Pay was announced in the US in late 2014 and launched with quite a bit of fanfare in the UK in July 2015. Today, most of the big UK banks have committed to support Apple Pay, although not all […]


2016 MacBook review: It’s almost the Pro we’re dreaming of

May 16, 2016

Via: itCurated

When Apple first introduced the MacBook, it was a massive technological leap forward. Its recent upgrade seemed incremental, especially when some are hoping for a new Pro. Many were confused by Apple’s move, and the prevailing thinking was that Apple […]