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Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Instagram Now Lets You Choose Who Can Comment On Your Posts

Ben Delanoy September 27, 2017 0

For the better part of the last year, Instagram has introduced new tools intended to keep the social media platform a “safe and positive place for self-expression” by allowing users to filter out

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Facebook Now Helps Advertisers Target People Who Visited Their Real-World Stores

Facebook Now Helps Advertisers Target People Who Visited Their Real-World Stores

Ben Delanoy August 15, 2017 0

Most of us are no longer surprised to see that our online ads are sometimes directly related to websites we’ve recently visited. An even more invasive practice would be for you

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Instagram Makes It Easier For ‘Influencers’ To Tag Sponsored Posts

Instagram Makes It Easier For ‘Influencers’ To Tag Sponsored Posts

Ben Delanoy June 14, 2017 0

Consumer watchdogs and the federal government have been cracking down on undisclosed “stealth” advertising on social media — particularly Instagram, where celebrities of all stripes have been caught shilling for products

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Reddit Introduces Profile Pages for Content Creators

Reddit Introduces Profile Pages for Content Creators

Ben Delanoy March 22, 2017 0

On Sunday, Reddit made a pretty big announcement: It’s going to be launching profile pages. In what is perhaps the biggest change in recent years — dwarfing the rollout of r/popular

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This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

This Alarming Infographic Shows How Much Time We Spend on Social Media

Ben Delanoy March 22, 2017 0

If you’re worried that you might be spending too much time procrastinating on Instagram and Facebook rather than actually doing anything productive, then fear not, for it appears you’re not alone.

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Social Media Has Created a Generation of Self-Obsessed Narcissists

Social Media Has Created a Generation of Self-Obsessed Narcissists

Ben Delanoy March 14, 2017 0

In the opening scene to cult British movie, Trainspotting, the film’s protagonist, Renton (played by Ewan McGregor,) launches straight into a nihilistic, yet perversely uplifting, tirade against the spiritually bankrupt materialism

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Study Says Up To 15 Percent Of Twitter Users Are Bots

Study Says Up To 15 Percent Of Twitter Users Are Bots

Ben Delanoy March 13, 2017 0

As anyone who follows social media behavior and the 2016 presidential election probably knows by now, Twitter is full of bots: up to 47 million of them, according to a new

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