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The Lumia Icon Video Challenge to Win $10k

The “Lumia Icon Video Challenge” is asking talented, but under-equipped, filmmakers to compete for a $10,000 production budget and filmmaking kit to create cool content using the Nokia Lumia Icon. Powered by creative community, Rippld, aspiring filmmakers will have the ...

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Twitter Use Linked to Infidelity and Divorce, MU Study

Twitter and other social networking services have revolutionized the way people create and maintain relationships. However, new research shows that Twitter use could actually be damaging to users’ romantic relationships. Russell Clayton, a doctoral student in the University of Missouri School of Journalism, found ...

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Facebook buys Oculus VR

Since its IPO, Facebook has spent a fair amount of its expansive wad in acquiring companies. Having picked up WhatsApp for the sum of $19 billion just last month, the social network has just forked out a comparatively meager $2 billion to snap up Oculus VR. The deal ...

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Facebook Pages gets Redesign

Facebook redesigned its news feed last week, but the company isn’t stopping there. Next up for a makeover is Facebook Pages. Facebook announced a new look for Pages on Monday, changing the appearance for both Page visitors and Page admins to what the ...

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Twitter testing new Profile design

After rolling out a new cleaner, sleeker design to everyone a few weeks ago it appears Twitter are still tinkering with the design of Twitter particularly around the profile page layout. These changes seem to have rolled out to only ...

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Why Facebook Wanted Snapchat So Badly

Facebook’s reported $3 billion bid for Snapchat has a lot of industry watchers scratching their heads. But if you look at the performance of Facebook’s would-be Snapchat killer, Poke, the overture makes more sense. Facebook released Poke, a messaging app that mimicked ...

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