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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 …

LinkedIn Redesigns Homepage, Makes It Much More Social LinkedIn Redesigns Homepage, Makes It Much More Social
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The very first thing that you’ll notice whenever the new LinkedIn homepage rolls out to you is that it finally looks like a social network. Gone is the text-heavy stream of updates, having been replaced by a media-rich feed that …

Facebook Switching Out Ads When Users Linger On Certain Pages Facebook Switching Out Ads When Users Linger On Certain Pages
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If you spend too much time on a single Facebook page, you may start seeing some entirely new ads in the the right-hand side ad area. That’s because Facebook has begun to rotate ads on certain pages based on how …

Google Updates My Tracks App With New UI & Features Google Updates My Tracks App With New UI & Features

A few years ago, Google released the My Tracks app that allowed Android users to keep tabs on their outdoor travels using GPS. Users can not only keep detailed records of their travels, but they can create visualizations of their …

Facebook Page Admins Must Now Consider Location When Posting Facebook Page Admins Must Now Consider Location When Posting

A Facebook page admin’s job is never done, as they say (I guess?), and admins will now have to consider another little tidbit of information when posting something to their Timeline. Now, along with what and when, admins will have …