Social Media

Instagram goes rectangular

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Instagram has a radical new look and it's no longer limiting photographers to its traditional square imag format.

Facebook M: The social network’s answer to Siri and Google Now

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Facebook releases M, a virtual assistant that will live in the company’s Messenger iOS and Android apps, and compete directly with Apple’s Siri, Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana.

Twitter shares fall below IPO price

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Stock in social media group slumps to all-time low amid growth concerns.

Facebook leads social pack in US

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Social network still the boss but Twitter is falling behind Instagram and Pinterest.

Twitter lifts 140-character limit for direct messages

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Move another admission from the social media company that it needs to make its service more useful and easier to navigate.

Twitter shares hit all time low

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Messaging platform weighed down by doubts that it's not fast enough to thrive.

Facebook debuts new live event stream

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Social network starts testing a new feature that lets users check in on live events from their couches at home.

Facebook profit down 9%

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Social media giant tops Q2 forecasts despite profit slide as revenue surges 39%.

Twitter tops forecasts despite loss

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Social media group's Q2 revenue jumps 61%, adjusted earnings beat market expectations.

Facebook tests online stores, again

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Social network takes another stab at e-commerce.

New Reddit boss lays down the law

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Site co-founder and Ellen Pao's succesor Steve Huffman vows to ban “anything that harasses, bullies, or abuses.”

Facebook needs to lift its game

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The social network has, for better or for worse, become the centre of the internet for many and it’s not just the overload of information that makes the network so frustrating to use.

Twitter hoax a new twist on an old scam

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Fake Twitter takeover story gets pulses racing and the report may have seemed believable because of Twitter’s recent struggles.

Twitter surges on fake buyout report

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Traders push Twitter shares up 8% in response to hoax story of $US31bn takeover offer.

Netccentric shares surge on debut

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Shares in digital advertising company jump by nearly a third on listing after IPO oversubscribed.

Twitter axes private message limit

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Social network to remove the 140-character limit on the private Direct Messages sent between users.

Twitter's original sin

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Twitter has a new chief executive. This should hardly be a surprise, and yet it is because Twitter’s main problem, plainly stated, is conservatism.

Twitter CEO Costolo steps down

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Dick Costolo to be replaced on an interim basis by co-founder Jack Dorsey.

Twitter is misunderstood and that's Twitter's fault: Key investor

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Twitter cheerleader and early investor Chris Sacca says the microblogging site needs to be less intimidating and easier to use.

Snapchat raises another $US500m

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The demand to own private shares in the messaging service has become so fierce that its newest investors are willing to receive second-rate stock.

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