Social music network Tunepics has launched on the Apple Watch, snatching the claim to be the “first British social app app” on the wearable.

Facebook has tripled the amount of fake likes it detects and blocks since last October when it launched its campaign against fraudulent activity on site in earnest.

Twitter changes direct messaging options

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 11:10

Twitter has tweaked its options for direct messaging, allowing users to message those they don’t follow.

Pinterest has launched a new ‘Pin it’ button to make it easier for users to pin their favorite items.

Facebook, the largest social network in the world, has been very busy lately with its new property within its headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

Twitter has augmented its range of services with the launch of Periscope, a live-video app recently acquired by the micro-blogging platform which utilises smartphone cameras to broadcast footage from any location with sufficient mobile data bandwidth.

Mobitel Business Solutions, a division of Mobitel Pvt Ltd together with John Keells PLC (the produce broking arm of the John Keells Group) launched ‘mAuction’, a superior suite of solutions for the Colombo Tea Auction connecting tea brokers and buyers on a single platform through a live feed for the first time in the history of the 130 year old Colombo Tea Auction.

Facebook has updated to its community standards to help guide users what is acceptable to share on the website.

Facebook users are increasingly adopting a more cautious approach to sharing content online, according to new research conducted by the Market Research Society.

Facebook has been forced to delete a ‘fat’ status update from a roster of ‘feelings’ after coming under fire from members, outraged at the lumping together of a bodily condition with states of mind such as ‘amazed’, ‘low’ and ‘impatient’.

Vodafone has announced that it will be introducing both Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Wi-Fi calling for its customers from this summer.