Personal virtual private network (VPN) service provider; NordVPN has advised people on vacations not to over share their photos on social media platforms. According to the experts from the firm, sharing too much on social media while traveling can make that person a target of thieves. "Although it’s fun to...
You may have recently seen one of your favorite celebrities vouching for a product or brand in one of their social media posts. Chances are, they may be part of an influencer marketing campaign. Influencer marketing seems to be the new wave for businesses, and this could be because...
Facebook on Wednesday launched a new feature called Watch Party to all Facebook Groups that allows members to watch videos on the platform together in real time, and comment. Once a Watch Party is started, participants can watch videos, live or recorded, and interact with one another around them in...
WhatsApp is said to roll out a new feature called Suspicious Link Detection to tackle fake news on the platform. According to a report on WABetaInfo, the feature will allow its users to detect if a received link has some suspicious content - warning the recipients before they attempt to open...
Google-owned video-sharing website, YouTube, according to the company Chief Executive; Susan Wojcicki said the platform now has over 1.9 billion monthly active users and an average of over 180 million hours of watchtime on TV screens every day. "With the increasing penetration of smartphones, data becoming affordable and ever-growing availability of...
The 20 year old Yahoo Messenger (YM), the pioneering messaging app that changed the way we communicated over the internet, was officially brought to rest on July 17th, 2018 while its users were automatically redirected to Squirrel. Users can now no longer access their chats as the service will no...
U.S based telecommunication firm; Verizon Communications Inc. has decided to finally bring the pioneer web messaging platform; Yahoo Messenger (YM) to rest on July 17th, ending its 20 year of service. It's reported that the company is developing another messaging app, Squirrel that will probably be a replacement of YM. "There currently isn’t...
One way to grow your brand awareness and drive more traffic to your website is through social media. Your customers are spending more of their time online on a daily basis, so it only makes sense you’d want to have a greater presence on these platforms. There are particular ways...
Following Wednesday's protest led by Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu a.k.a Bobi Wine, in a bid to drop taxes on on social media and mobile money, the Prime Minister to Uganda Ruhakana Rugunda has come out and said that the taxes would be reviewed and a new bill will be brought next...
YouTube has begun rolling out incognito mode for its Android app, that hides the users' search and viewing history as is with Google Chrome incognito mode. This means that users of YouTube for Android can easily switch to Incognito mode and browse the video app without their history or recommendations being...