“Smart phones are probably responsible for reducing graffiti in public toilets.”
- Reddit user, Thattallbrit.
Instagram: Keeping It Lite
After reaching 1 billion monthly active users, how is the platform planning to hit that 2 billion mark? Well, they’re launching a “lite” version of the app, which is 50 times smaller than the original. Does it keep all of the features, though? Find out here!
Instagram be like.
Twitter: Epic (Rash) Burn
Twitter user Murk thought he’d bested Walmart when he tweeted at them and told them that his favourite thing to do in-store was to steal stuff. Well, Walmart responded with an absolute zinger. Ouch! This guy needs some burn cream, too.
Facebook: Transparency And... QVC?
Facebook’s newest feature will allow you to see exactly which active ads are running on a page. This is a good step towards more transparency. Also today: White Castle used Facebook Live to host a QVC-style parody, selling their new chicken rings. It’s pretty fun! Chick it out here.
We really think that you should QV-see it!
Tinder: Things Are "Picking" Up
Why are we talking about Tinder on the DD? Well, it’s fair to say that the dating app revolutionized the mobile dating app industry with its swipe-focused UI. So much so , in fact, that practically every other dating app ended up copying the function. Tinder is now trying to break the monotony of swiping by introducing Tinder Picks. Let’s see how it works out!