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Instagram Ditching Swipe Up 
Aug23

Instagram Ditching Swipe Up 

It favors link stickers.  Starting on August 30, Instagram will ditch its popular feature, swipe-up link, in Instagram Stories.  The said feature has allowed its high-profile creators to direct viewers of their Stories to a site to learn more about a product, read an article or do something the creator wanted to promote.  Swipe Up Replacement Although the company will ditch swipe up, it has a replacement. If you have...

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Twitch Streamers are Boycotting the Platform to Protest Hate Raids
Aug23

Twitch Streamers are Boycotting the Platform to Protest Hate Raids

#ADayOffTwitch campaign is rolling out on September 1.  Twitch streamers are stepping away from the site for one day. They are boycotting the platform to support those users affected by hate raids.  What are Hate Raids? Hate raids are from groups of malicious accounts that send dummy and bot accounts to flood a streamer’s chat with abuse. The raids target users from marginalized communities.  On Monday, users started to post their...

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Facebook Introduces Horizon Workrooms — A New Way to Connect Using VR
Aug19

Facebook Introduces Horizon Workrooms — A New Way to Connect Using VR

It’s still in open beta mode that you can download for free on Oculus Quest 2.  With the ongoing pandemic, more and more people are working remotely. Unfortunately, remote work has several challenges. It can feel isolating at times especially if you’re used to be chatting with your colleagues all the time. And Facebook wants to change it by introducing the open beta of Horizon Workrooms. It’s the company’s flagship collaboration...

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OnlyFans Will Ban Sexually Explicit Content
Aug19

OnlyFans Will Ban Sexually Explicit Content

It may still permit nudity.  Why OnlyFans Will Ban Pornography Post?  OnlyFans is known for its adult content creators with few restrictions. However, the company had decided to ban pornography posts for long-term sustainability.  The company believes the ban will help them continue hosting an inclusive community of fans and creators.  The ban will start in October.  However, the new standards will permit nudity but the...

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Pinterest Adds Hair Pattern Search Filters That Let You Search by Hair Texture or Type
Aug18

Pinterest Adds Hair Pattern Search Filters That Let You Search by Hair Texture or Type

This new search feature will make Pinterest’s hair content more accessible. If you’re one of the Pinterest users who utilize the platform to find hair patterns, then you’re going to use this platform even more.  Pinterest recently introduced Hair Pattern. It’s a new feature that you can start using if you live in the US, UK,  Canada, Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand.  Pinterest Hair Pattern to Narrow Down Searchers for Hair ...

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YikYak is Back After Its End in 2017
Aug17

YikYak is Back After Its End in 2017

It has returned to the US.  YikYak used to be popular among college students. But in 2017, its founders shut it down. It was a controversial app as it faced several challenges. Users could chat anonymously. Because of how it worked, cyberbullies ruled the app. Some schools even banned it.  The app admitted in 2015 that a user’s identity is concealed from other users. But not to police officers or authorities with a warrant. ...

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