13. Mai 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für Twitter Joins Coalition of Media/Tech Companies Combating Fake News

Twitter Joins Coalition of Media/Tech Companies Combating Fake News

Twitter is the latest tech and media giant to join The Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity (C2PA), which focuses on combating misleading and fraudulent online content.

In late 2019, Adobe-led collaboration with The New Yo… Read the rest “Twitter Joins Coalition of Media/Tech Companies Combating Fake News”

13. Mai 2021
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für ‘Beautiful’ Female Biker Was Actually 50-Year-Old Dad Using FaceApp

‘Beautiful’ Female Biker Was Actually 50-Year-Old Dad Using FaceApp

A young female Japanese biker named Soya no Sohi attracted thousands of followers on Twitter over the past year by posting selfies on her travels through northern Japan. It turns out she was actually a 50-year-old dad using FaceApp on his iP… Read the rest “‘Beautiful’ Female Biker Was Actually 50-Year-Old Dad Using FaceApp”

12. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Woman Arrested for Posing as High Schooler To Get Instagram Followers

Woman Arrested for Posing as High Schooler To Get Instagram Followers

A Florida woman, and former police officer, was arrested on a litany of charges after allegedly sneaking into a high school and posing as a student in an attempt to gain Instagram followers.

28-year-old Audrey Nicole Francisquini was arre… Read the rest “Woman Arrested for Posing as High Schooler To Get Instagram Followers”

10. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für 44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids

44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids

In early March, a report alleged that Facebook was working on a version of Instagram designed specifically for children. In the two months since, the company has faced repeated pressure to abandon the program, the latest comes from a swath … Read the rest “44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids”

10. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für 44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids

44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids

In early March, a report alleged that Facebook was working on a version of Instagram designed specifically for children. In the two months since, the company has faced repeated pressure to abandon the program, the latest comes from a swath … Read the rest “44 State AGs Call on Facebook to Abandon Instagram for Kids”

5. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Rejoice! Twitter Finally Rolls Out Full-Size Images in Mobile Feeds

Rejoice! Twitter Finally Rolls Out Full-Size Images in Mobile Feeds

Twitter is finally rolling out bigger images in your feed after almost two months since it began testing the feature. Photographers who want to share their photos on the social network now don’t have to worry about Twitter’s c… Read the rest “Rejoice! Twitter Finally Rolls Out Full-Size Images in Mobile Feeds”

4. Mai 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram Adds Auto-Caption Feature to Stories, Will Soon Add to Reels

Instagram Adds Auto-Caption Feature to Stories, Will Soon Add to Reels

Instagram has announced that it is rolling out an auto-captioning feature to Stories that will allow English-speaking users to add auto-generated captions to videos via an announcement on Twitter.

Following in the footsteps of TikTok wRead the rest “Instagram Adds Auto-Caption Feature to Stories, Will Soon Add to Reels”

28. April 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram Plans to Give Influencers More Ways to Make Money

Instagram Plans to Give Influencers More Ways to Make Money

Instagram plans to release new tools that will help influencers profit from the app more than before, including a marketplace to find brand sponsorships.

Instagram has come a long way from the app it was in its early days. It began as a photo-… Read the rest “Instagram Plans to Give Influencers More Ways to Make Money”

24. April 2021
von Lee Thirkellson
Kommentare deaktiviert für Like, Comment, Follow: Thoughts on Social Media as a Photographer

Like, Comment, Follow: Thoughts on Social Media as a Photographer

One of the most frequent questions I am asked is about social media likes and followers and how to ‘boost’ those numbers.

There are a few questions I will always ask:

1. Why? Simple first question. What is your goal? Why do you want more likes or … Read the rest “Like, Comment, Follow: Thoughts on Social Media as a Photographer”

23. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Twitter Rolls Out 4K Image Support on iOS and Android

Twitter Rolls Out 4K Image Support on iOS and Android

Following last month’s announcement that it was testing full-size images as previews in timelines, Twitter today announced that both iOS and Android users can choose to upload and view images in 4K.

As reported by Engadget, enabli… Read the rest “Twitter Rolls Out 4K Image Support on iOS and Android”

14. April 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram Tests Letting Users Toggle Post ‘Likes’ On and Off

Instagram Tests Letting Users Toggle Post ‘Likes’ On and Off

Instagram plans on testing three options that allow its users to choose whether to hide or show like count on posts, with Facebook said to follow suit.

The Verge reports that back in 2019, both Facebook and Instagram began tests in various re… Read the rest “Instagram Tests Letting Users Toggle Post ‘Likes’ On and Off”

8. April 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live

Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live

Facebook has launched Hotline, a question and answer-style app that combines the features found in the popular app Clubhouse along with Instagram Live features, into a public beta test.

TechCrunch reports that Hotline, led by product de… Read the rest “Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live”

8. April 2021
von Anete Lusina
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live

Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live

Facebook has launched Hotline, a question and answer-style app that combines the features found in the popular app Clubhouse along with Instagram Live features, into a public beta test.

TechCrunch reports that Hotline, led by product de… Read the rest “Facebook Tests Hotline, A Mashup of Clubhouse and Instagram Live”

6. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Clubhouse and Stripe Team Up to Allow Anyone to Send Speakers Cash

Clubhouse and Stripe Team Up to Allow Anyone to Send Speakers Cash

Clubhouse has teamed up with Stripe to launch Clubhouse Payments, a monetization feature that will allow anyone to send money directly to speakers on the platform. Even better, 100 percent of the money sent via Clubhouse Payments will go t… Read the rest “Clubhouse and Stripe Team Up to Allow Anyone to Send Speakers Cash”

5. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Lawmakers Want Details on Facebook’s Instagram for Kids

Lawmakers Want Details on Facebook’s Instagram for Kids

In March, Instagram was reportedly working on a version of its app that was designed specifically for children. Today, four Democratic lawmakers have expressed concern over the project, and have written a letter to CEO Mark Zuckerburg as… Read the rest “Lawmakers Want Details on Facebook’s Instagram for Kids”

2. April 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Instagram Launches Remix for Reels, a Copy of TikTok’s Duets Feature

Instagram Launches Remix for Reels, a Copy of TikTok’s Duets Feature

Facebook as a business is extremely fast to respond to competition, and it continues to do so with Instagram’s latest feature. Called Remix, it’s an add-on to the Reels feature that allows users to record new Reels videos alon… Read the rest “Instagram Launches Remix for Reels, a Copy of TikTok’s Duets Feature”

20. März 2021
von Ryan Mense
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Great @PetaPixel Instagram Revival (and How to Get Featured)

The Great @PetaPixel Instagram Revival (and How to Get Featured)

Instagram means different things to different photographers, whether that’s the place to search and be found for new work opportunities, the go-to spot for becoming inspired, or where to post photos and get feedback from the largest phot… Read the rest “The Great @PetaPixel Instagram Revival (and How to Get Featured)”

19. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook Wants to Make a Version of Instagram Specifically for Children

Facebook Wants to Make a Version of Instagram Specifically for Children

It is currently against Instagram’s policy — and a violation of COPPA rules — for children under the age of 13 to use Instagram, but Facebook is reportedly in the exploratory phase of making a version of the app just for ki… Read the rest “Facebook Wants to Make a Version of Instagram Specifically for Children”

10. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Twitter is Testing Full-Size Images in Feeds on iOS and Android

Twitter is Testing Full-Size Images in Feeds on iOS and Android

Twitter has announced that it is testing full-size images as previews in feeds for select iOS and Android users. This shift would make it so images aren’t automatically cropped to a tight, landscape-oriented version on feeds and ma… Read the rest “Twitter is Testing Full-Size Images in Feeds on iOS and Android”

10. März 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Facebook Targets Emerging Markets with Launch of Instagram Lite

Facebook Targets Emerging Markets with Launch of Instagram Lite

Instagram Lite is a less data-intensive, smaller Android-only version of Facebook’s popular application and is going live in 170 countries as part of the social media giant’s push into emerging markets.

Instagram Lite was … Read the rest “Facebook Targets Emerging Markets with Launch of Instagram Lite”