Tag: Social Media News

Noticed the new ‘Status’ feature of WhatsApp? It drove internet crazy in the week that was! While WhatsApp changed everything with its new ‘STATUS’ feature, Snapchat started selling spectacles online. Catch everything that happened in the social media world last week. WhatsApp launched ‘STATUS’: Finally, the users can bid adieu to the text-only status updates…

While reports suggest that Facebook is on track to hit 2 billion users later this year, the platform is busy making itself more user-friendly and cyber-secured all this while. Well, that’s what Facebook’s latest ad policy updates suggest. Here’s a glimpse from the developments in the social media world that happened in the week that…

While WhatsApp tested real-time location sharing feature, Instagram was busy testing multi-photo album posts. Here’s a quick recap of what kept the major social media platforms busy in the week that was. WhatsApp tests real-time location sharing: The latest update will allow users to share real-time location with a feature called Live Location Tracking. It…

While the much-awaited universal search by Snapchat hit iOS app, Instagram Live Stories went global. Here’s what your favourite social media platforms were upto in the week that was. iOS users get major Snapchat redesign: Snapchat’s major re-design, which introduces a universal search bar to the top of the app, among other features is now available for iOS users.…

Our 6th trip to UPES, Dehradun. It’s been an incredible journey having seen the campus infrastructure, the faculty/staff mindset and the student potential change over the last 8 years. Located in the foothills of the grand state of Uttarakhand, it’s a beautiful location and an overall happy place! We went to the campus with one…

While Google acquired Fabric, Facebook replaced its old inbox with the web version of Messenger. Here’s what your favourite social media channels were upto the last week. Google acquires Fabric: Fabric will be joining the Google Developer Products Group and work directly with the Firebase team, another Google acquisition from just over two years ago. The two…

While Facebook added automatic subtitling for page videos, WhatsApp announced that it was phasing out compatibility with older phones. Here’s all that’s new in the social media world. WhatsApp stops working on older Android, iPhone, Windows 7 models: The instant messaging app has stopped working on older smartphones. Anyone using a smartphone running on Android…

If there is one word that has dominated the last 2 months and perhaps has become the theme for everything, it is Demonetization (a close second will be Trump). Everyone is grappling with uncertainty and a confused future. We don’t have all the answers but we have been evaluating the impact of demonetization on digital…

While Snapchat launched filter games, Twitter introduced 360 degree video live streaming. Here’s all that’s new in the social media world. Snapchat introduces filter games: Snapchat now allows users to play games without using their fingers. All they need to do is to look into the ‘Selfie Lens’ and play along. The new feature has…

2016 was the year of mobile experiences. It was the year when the visual experience online went video. Social platforms, brands and consumers evolved this year and completely changed the approach and methodology of human-bot interaction. The audiences were awestruck by every platform innovation and a large percentage of us took the lead to be…

While Facebook won our hearts by introducing LIVE Audio, Instagram spiced up the Stories game! Here’s what our favourite social media platforms were up to last week. Facebook launches LIVE Audio: Facebook announced Live Audio, a new option within its live video plugin to broadcast audio directly. It has been introduced for publishers who want…