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YouTube Adds New Play Icon to Browser Tabs to Help Alleviate a Very Annoying Problem YouTube Adds New Play Icon to Browser Tabs to Help Alleviate a Very Annoying Problem

YouTube has just made a small tweak that makes me very, very happy – and it’ll make you happy too if you’re the type of person who consistently browses the web with dozens of tabs open at the same time. …

Spotify Launches New Browse Tool for Curated Playlists Spotify Launches New Browse Tool for Curated Playlists

Spotify is continuing to focus heavily on music discovery with today’s rollout of a new “Browse” feature, coming inside an app update later today. Browse lets Spotify users find curated playlists based on certain categories or “moods.” Music for every …

Pinterest for iOS Gets Cool New Swipe to Pin, Like, or Send Shortcut Pinterest for iOS Gets Cool New Swipe to Pin, Like, or Send Shortcut

Pinterest has just released a small, but pretty awesome little update for their iOS app – one that is sure to make pinning even easier. Version 2.6 brings a new swipe motion that allows users to quickly swipe to like, …

Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages
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A few weeks ago, Facebook made comment threads a lot more interesting – or a lot more annoying depending on who you ask. The social network gave users the ability to post images in comments – via an “attach a …

Tumblr Launches New Activity Feed, Notes View Tumblr Launches New Activity Feed, Notes View
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On the heels of a major security breach, Tumblr has launched an update that brings back the old activity feed and gives users a new view for all their notes. “First, the new Activity page lets you graph the latest …

Twitter’s Mobile Apps Now Warn You of ‘Sensitive Media’ inside Tweets Twitter’s Mobile Apps Now Warn You of ‘Sensitive Media’ inside Tweets
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Twitter, unlike Facebook, doesn’t censor much of its “sensitive” content. It’s not hard to find gratuitous nudity, violent images, and even outright pornographic content on the network. “We do not mediate content, whether that content is an image or text,” …

Tumblr Tells iOS Users to Change Passwords, Download Security Fix Tumblr Tells iOS Users to Change Passwords, Download Security Fix

Tumblr has just released a “very important” security update for their iOS app that they say will address a significant flaw that allowed for passwords to be compromised in “certain circumstances.” In order to make sure your account is secure, …

Facebook for iOS Gets Verified Checks, Fixes That Annoying News Feed Issue Facebook for iOS Gets Verified Checks, Fixes That Annoying News Feed Issue
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Facebook has just released a minor update to their iOS app – but if you were one of the users who had been suffering with a slow news feed for a while then it’s more like a hallelujah update. Version …

Vine for iOS Gets a New Camera, Revining, and Protected Posts (Coming to Android Soon) Vine for iOS Gets a New Camera, Revining, and Protected Posts (Coming to Android Soon)

Less than two weeks after Instagram unveiled their Vine competitor, 15-second Instagram Video, Vine has just hit back with a significant update for iOS that brings new channels, camera tools, and the ability to keep your posts private. First up, …

LinkedIn Search Gets Better on iOS and Android LinkedIn Search Gets Better on iOS and Android

Like many social networks and other applications, LinkedIn’s fastest growing sector is mobile. A few months ago, when LinkedIn launched a pretty major mobile redesign, the company said that 27% of their unique visitors come from their mobile apps – …

Spotify for iOS Update Brings Discover Feature, On-the-Go Playlist Editing, and More Spotify for iOS Update Brings Discover Feature, On-the-Go Playlist Editing, and More

Spotify for iOS received a nice update today, brining their mew music discovery feature to mobile and giving users the ability to edit playlists on the go. First up, Discovery mode: Spotify first announced the new Discover feature last year, …

Vine for Android: Now Making Selfies a Whole Lot Easier Vine for Android: Now Making Selfies a Whole Lot Easier

It took Vine about five months to finally launch on Android after launching on iOS at the beginning of this year. And when that Android app arrived, well, it was kind of barebones. It didn’t supports search, mentions, hashtags, Facebook …

Free Microsoft Updates Coming Later This Year Free Microsoft Updates Coming Later This Year
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Free updates and Microsoft are not something that you usually see in the same sentence. Starting this year, however, Microsoft may start having a change of heart. At its annual BUILD developer conference, Microsoft announced that it’s ditching its old …

Foursquare Now Lets You Check-In Your Friends Foursquare Now Lets You Check-In Your Friends
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I guess Foursquare just made a lot of users happy. That is if what they say is correct, and this really was the most-requested feature. Anyway, Foursquare has just announced that users will not only be able to mention their …

Flash Pro For Creative Cloud Gets Major Update Flash Pro For Creative Cloud Gets Major Update
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In early May, Adobe said that it was moving its creative suite exclusively to Creative Cloud so that it could provide faster updates. It turns out developers and artists didn’t have to wait long after all as Adobe has released …

Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments

Your Facebook comment threads are about to get a lot more interesting or a lot more annoying – depending on your opinion of image-heavy threads. Facebook is currently rolling out the ability to add an image to comments. Of course, …

Facebook for BlackBerry 10 Gets a Photo-Oriented Update Facebook for BlackBerry 10 Gets a Photo-Oriented Update
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Facebook for Blackberry 10 has just received a significant update that not only brings a new design to the News Feed, but also ads a bunch of photo improvements to enhance the user experience. “The Facebook app for BlackBerry 10 …

LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates
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LinkedIn has just taken a significant step in making the homepage stream much more interesting. Today, they’ve announced the addition of photos, documents, and presentations to updates. “Whether it’s a thought provoking presentation about the future of big data or …

Waze Update Adds Facebook Event Integration & More as Acquisition Rumors Swirl Waze Update Adds Facebook Event Integration & More as Acquisition Rumors Swirl
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With 49 million daily users, Waze has been the topic of some acquisition rumor drama over the past couple of weeks. Rumors that Facebook was in serious talks to buy the Israel-based navigation company have swirled since early May – …

Foursquare Adds New Filtering Options to Search Foursquare Adds New Filtering Options to Search

Foursquare has just released an update to their iOS app that lets users apply more filters to all of their searches. “Looking for a cheap brunch spot that your friends go to, but you haven’t tried yet? With new filtering …

Pinterest Makes Sending Pins to Friends Easier Pinterest Makes Sending Pins to Friends Easier
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If you’re browsing Pinterest and you see a specific pin that you know your friend would like, you’ve always been able to send that pin to them. The process was annoying, however, and involved email. Today, Pinterest alleviates this annoyance …