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Instagram Will Let You Filter Comments On Your Photos

Instagram Will Let You Filter Comments On Your Photos

mag813 August 1, 2016 0

It’s always nice to get positive, and even constructive, feedback on your Instagram photos. It’s not so nice when someone takes the time to hurl insults or make threats in the comments. Soon, Facebook-owned

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Now Anyone Can Apply For A “Verified” Twitter Account

Now Anyone Can Apply For A “Verified” Twitter Account

mag813 July 20, 2016 0

For seven years, the process of obtaining Twitter’s blue “Verified” checkmark for your account has been shrouded in mystery. No formal criteria was ever given, no application process available, and no explanations from the

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Why Insecure Narcissists Depend On Social Media More Than Anyone

Why Insecure Narcissists Depend On Social Media More Than Anyone

mag813 July 12, 2016 0

Thanks to all the selfies and unironically #blessed hashtags, social media often seems like a playground for raging, egomaniacal narcissists. But a new study suggests it’s a different kind of narcissist—the shy, insecure, and hypersensitive type—that is most dependent

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New Study Claims Following Fit Instagrammers Helps You Lose Weight

New Study Claims Following Fit Instagrammers Helps You Lose Weight

mag813 July 7, 2016 0

We tend to use Instagram for a lot of different reasons. We Instagram our food, our kids, our health and so much more. A new study conducted by Northwestern University claims that taking part in an

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Facebook Will Instantly Translate Your Posts into 44 Languages

Facebook Will Instantly Translate Your Posts into 44 Languages

mag813 July 3, 2016 0

Facebook will be providing its users with a new option to instantly translate their own posts into one of 44 different languages, allowing News Feed updates to show up in your native tongue. With 1.5 billion users,

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You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

mag813 June 3, 2016 0

Facebook announced in recent weeks that they’re expanding their advertising empire. With that change, came a stealthy new privacy setting for users — one that all of us are opted-in to by default. Instead

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Social Media Could Be Driving You To Drink

Social Media Could Be Driving You To Drink

mag813 June 2, 2016 0

Sure, the urge to hit the bottle after seeing yet another pro-Trump Facebook status from your least favorite relative makes total sense. But what about the subconscious desire a beer ad might inspire? A new

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It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

mag813 May 24, 2016 0

Twitter isn’t ready to ditch its long-standing 140-character limit, but it is officially ready to revamp what counts against that boundary. To that end, photos, usernames, links, quoted Tweets, and other attachments will no

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Social Media Use Linked To Depression (Again)

Social Media Use Linked To Depression (Again)

mag813 May 20, 2016 0

Social media isn’t necessarily good for us. In fact, studies suggest that Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms may have fueled a spike in suicide, addiction, and a host of other mental health problems.

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Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

mag813 May 16, 2016 0

Twitter announced yesterday that it is going to tweak its platform such that links, photos, and other media no longer count against the 140 character limit. That’s a great idea, and really they ought to go

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