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Twitter Turns Discover Tab into Media-Rich Stream of Tweets Twitter Turns Discover Tab into Media-Rich Stream of Tweets
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Twitter’s Discover tab was launched last December in an effort to give new Twitter users suggestions on who to follow, help them find friends, and browse categories. Another part of the Discover tab provided top news stories from around the …

Instagram’s iOS App is Now iPhone 5 Ready Instagram’s iOS App is Now iPhone 5 Ready

Instagram becomes the next major app to ship an iPhone 5-specific update, as Instagram 3.1 is available to download now. According to a blog post, Instagram 3.1 is not only updated to be compatible with the iPhone 5 and iOS …

Netflix Optimizes iOS App for the iPhone 5 Netflix Optimizes iOS App for the iPhone 5
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Today, Netflix launched version 2.4 of their iOS app which, among other things, brings full iPhone 5 optimization to the app. That means that all you guys out there who have already gotten your hands on the new iPhone can …

Foursquare Suggests That You Check-In to Nearby Locations on the Friend Feed Foursquare Suggests That You Check-In to Nearby Locations on the Friend Feed

Foursquare already made checking-in a whole lot easier with a previous update that put a big map-drop icon at the top right of the app. Now, they’re making check-ins a bit more suggestive by displaying check-in reminders at the top …

Foursquare Lets You Keep Tabs on Friends, Even When They’re Far, Far Away Foursquare Lets You Keep Tabs on Friends, Even When They’re Far, Far Away
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Foursquare has just made it easier to keep track of your friends’ check-ins, even if they aren’t nearby. Now, you can stalk keep tabs from a distance with the new “Always on” notification feature “Have friends or family that live …

Netflix Launches All New iPhone App Netflix Launches All New iPhone App

Late last year, Netflix unveiled a new version of their iPad app that focused on making it easier for viewers to browse content. And today, the company has unveiled a brand new iPhone/iPod Touch app that attempts to give viewers …

Twitter Unveils New Look For Profiles Twitter Unveils New Look For Profiles

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo went on the Today Show this morning to talk about the company, and ended up unveiling an all new look for Twitter profile pages. And because he was on the Today Show, the various NBC personalities …

Chrome for iOS Gets Second Update, Fixes Bugs Chrome for iOS Gets Second Update, Fixes Bugs
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Today, Google has announced their second update to their Chrome for iOS app (on both iPhone and iPad). Version 21 / 21.0.1180.80 fixes a few user-reported issues that have been a problem since the launch of the app back in …

Facebook Expands Demographic Post Targeting for Pages Facebook Expands Demographic Post Targeting for Pages
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If you’re the owner of a Facebook page with a decent amount of likes, you’ll soon have the chance to target your posts based on demographics like gender, education, age, location, and more. Facebook is expanding their post targeting feature …

Firefox 15 Brings Speed Improvements To Desktop And Mobile Firefox 15 Brings Speed Improvements To Desktop And Mobile
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Firefox 15 may be the most important release of Mozilla’s browser to date. For what seems like forever now, Firefox has had issues with memory. Certain add-ons, when installed, would eat up massive chunks of memory and slow Firefox down …

Apple OS X Mountain Lion Update Now Available Apple OS X Mountain Lion Update Now Available

Apple’s first update for its OS X Mountain Lion operating system is now available. The update became available on Thursday afternoon and includes mostly minor bug fixes for the OS that “improve the stability and compatibility of your Mac.” The …

Facebook for Android Update Brings Faster Photo Uploading Facebook for Android Update Brings Faster Photo Uploading
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Let’s face it – Facebook isn’t known for their ability to craft superbly functioning mobile apps. Both iOS and Android users have similar complaints when it comes to accessing Facebook via the official apps (although you hear it more from …

Facebook Improves Messages with Side-by-Side View, Multiple Photo Functionality Facebook Improves Messages with Side-by-Side View, Multiple Photo Functionality
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With the old Facebook Messages layout, all of your messages were laid out in descending order (most recent at the top). When you clicked on a particular thread, you were taken to a different page where the message thread was …

Hulu Launches New Design That’s All About Discovery Hulu Launches New Design That’s All About Discovery
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Hulu has just unveiled a big redesign to their site that changes up the look, but also adds features and sections that aim to help users find the shows they want to watch, when they want to watch them. Hulu …

Instagram 3.0 Brings Photo Maps, Slicker UI Instagram 3.0 Brings Photo Maps, Slicker UI

Instagram has just released version 3.0 of their app on both iOS and Android, and it comes with some significant changes. If previous updates to the app were about speed, or bringing new filters to the experience, this update is …

Foursquare’s “Nearby Friends” Feature Is Back by Popular Demand Foursquare’s “Nearby Friends” Feature Is Back by Popular Demand

Back in early June, Foursquare unveiled a huge overhaul of their mobile app. They called it “All New Foursquare” (#allnew4sq), and it brought a entirely different look with a redesigned friends feed and Explore tab. And boy did they put …

Facebook Adds Thumbnails To Photo-Related Notifications Facebook Adds Thumbnails To Photo-Related Notifications

Facebook is testing a new feature that adds a litte bit more context to your notifications. Some users are now seeing thumbnail photos within their notifications, when that notification has to do with a photo. For instance, if you were …

Facebook Launches Artsier Timeline Photo Section Facebook Launches Artsier Timeline Photo Section
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Today, Facebook announced that your photo section on your Timeline is about to get a makeover – one which they say will make the photo-viewing experience more enjoyable. When you access the photos tab at the top of the Timeline, …

Google Updates Maps In Countries Across Europe, Asia, and Africa Google Updates Maps In Countries Across Europe, Asia, and Africa
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Today, Google has announced updates to maps in nearly a dozen countries in three continents. The updates provide more overall detail, new additions like 3D buildings, and updates to existing features like ferry routes. Here are the countries that received …

Today Is Your Last Day to Use the Old Version of Google Analytics Today Is Your Last Day to Use the Old Version of Google Analytics
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Stubborn hold-outs, your time has come. Starting tomorrow, you’re going to have to use the new version on Google Analytics. That’s because Google announced today that they are officially retiring the old version. To be fair the Google, they did …

Twitter for BlackBerry Update Brings Better Tweet Details Twitter for BlackBerry Update Brings Better Tweet Details

Today’s version 3.1 update to Twitter for BlackBerry focuses on bringing more information and context to individual tweets. Any single tweets that you expands to see the details will now features full-res images from pic.twitter.com as well as full RIM …