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Tip of the Day: Unlock Your iPhone by Writing Your Passcode With Your Finger

Apple’s VoiceOver feature is designed for those who are visually impaired. When the feature is turned on, a voice will let users know what is on the screen and allow them to navigate their iDevice. However, VoiceOver can also be used by anyone to unlock their iPhones by drawing their passcodes with …

Sarah Jessica Parker's Met Gala Dress 2014 Is A Real-Life Carrie Bradshaw Moment

If Sarah Jessica Parker is going to the Met Gala, you better believe she's going to make a grand entrance. She took last year's punk theme to heart, so of course she didn't disappoint with this year's strict white tie theme.<p>SJP sauntered up the steps in a black and ivory Oscar de la Renta gown …

3 Tools to Help You Discover and Share Great Content

Shares 4K<p>Are you looking for better ways to <b>find new and interesting content to share</b>?<p>Is finding time to <b>read and share interesting content</b> a battle?<p>In …

16 Resources to Generate Leads With Social Media

Shares 7K<p>Do you want to get more business through social media?<p>Are you looking for new ways to generate leads?<p>As marketers and business owners, …

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20 Instagram Apps to Enhance Your Photos and Videos

Does your business use Instagram? Are you looking for apps to help you create unique images and video for your Instagram feed? In this article, …

18 Ways to Improve Your Facebook News Feed Performance

Shares 16K<p>Are you frustrated with Facebook’s frequent changes to the news feed algorithm?<p>Do you feel like you’re being forced to buy ads to reach …

6 Simple Photo Tools for Creating Social Media Visuals

Are you including images in your social media content? Looking for easy-to-use tools to help you create images for your content strategy? If the idea …

Gaming art for your new Twitter header: The ’80s (part 1)

While not everyone is crazy about Twitter’s new layout, we can all agree that a bigger header image is a good thing when showing off your favorite video games.<p>We’re releasing seven days’ worth of artwork, each with a different theme, that you can use to decorate your new Twitter profile:<p>Monday: The …

What Android and iOS Can Learn From Each Other

Patent fights and marketing hype aside, each of the two leading smartphone operating systems has some key features the other would do well to adopt -- for the benefit of consumers.<p>Yet another patent trial pitting Apple against Samsung, the biggest maker of Google’s Android phones, has come and …

Amazon Steps Into Social Selling On Twitter With #AmazonCart

Amazon is intent on making every one of your interactions with a screen into an opportunity to shop. Its latest iteration: hooking up with Twitter to enable social shopping.<p>It’s pretty simple, according to the e-commerce giant.<p>While you’re scrolling through your Twitter feed and a product with a …

Tumblr’s mobile app now offers blog editing

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Blogging platform Tumblr (s yhoo) has had a working mobile app for the last five years, but until now it’s been missing a …

Google Debuts Classroom, An Education Platform For Teacher-Student Communication

Google is tackling the persistent need in education for better software with Classroom, a new tool launching in beta preview to help teachers make, collect and track student assignments, and to help them better communicate with their classes.<p>The Classroom app is part of Google’s Apps for Education …

Foursquare's CEO: We Want People To "Open Their Eyes"

In his first public comments since announcing the split of the Foursquare app, its founder and CEO explained why he split his app in two and why Foursquare is nothing like Facebook or Twitter.<p>Foursquare's Dennis Crowley wants people to get their faces out of their phones.<p>In his first public …

Tumblr’s New App Has 3.3 Billion Unique Designs

The mobile app has enough ways for every Internet-connected person on earth to design a Tumblr.<p>Sure, you can change your poster image and your avatar as much as you’d like. But whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, or virtually any other social-media site, your identity and feed can only fit into <i>one</i> …

Google Classroom Offers Assignment Center for Students and Teachers

Google is launching Classroom, a new offering in its Google Apps for Education to provide students and teachers with a central place to create, store, organize and provide feedback for classroom assignments.<p>The service, which is in beta and available only in some schools, allows teachers to:<p><b>Create</b> …

Amazon Now Lets You Tweet Products Into Your Shopping Cart

Today Amazon introduced #AmazonCart, a new hashtag that lets Twitter users add potential purchases to their Amazon shopping cart with a tweet.<p>The new feature requires you to connect your Twitter account to Amazon. Then, when you see someone tweet out a link to an Amazon product, you can simply …

HootSuite CEO to Salesforce: Social Studio is an out-of-date copycat

HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes had an amusing reaction to the news this morning that Salesforce is combining Buddy Media and Radian6 into one überapp for enterprise social, with social listening and publishing built in, and ads coming soon:<p>The quote, which you can see if you follow the link, is …

Teens are going completely bananas for the new Snapchat

Snapchat yesterday launched its biggest update yet, which added disappearing texts and instant video calls to the ephemeral messaging service. The update seems to have gone over well with some of the app's highly engaged teenage user base. High school teacher Tracie Schroeder tweeted that her …

HIGH-SCHOOL TEACHER: In 16 Years Of Teaching, Nothing Has Disrupted My Classroom More Than Snapchat's New Update

Yesterday, Snapchat released a huge update, its biggest in months.<p>Now, instead of just sharing snaps and clips that disappear at a moment's notice, the update lets you text inside Snapchat for the first time, and once you leave a conversation, the messages disappear. The new Snapchat lets you …

High School Kids Are Freaking Out About the New Snapchat

Snapchat released a new version of its app yesterday — one that allows not only disappearing text messaging but a nifty, two-way video chat function. …

We Could Only Find One Teenager Who Actually Likes The Snapchat Update

Snapchat had its biggest update in months last Thursday, adding the ability to text and video chat with friends inside the app.<p>We already heard from one high school teacher: The update was the biggest classroom disruption she's experienced in her 16 years as an educator. She told us one of her …

Walgreens & Walmart testing iBeacons, Motorola Solutions launches iBeacon marketing platform

Walgreens-owned drugstore chain Duane Reade announced today that it’s updating its iPhone app with support for iBeacons it recently installed in 10 of its New York city locations. It and Walmart are just two of the latest big name chains said to be testing the technology, while Motorola Solutions …

Facebook mulls increasing demands by feds for user data

Facebook has some decisions to make.<p>Arguably difficult ones.<p>Does it simply comply when federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies request that it hand over information and data on users without notifying those users? Or does it commit to notifying users unless the requesting agency has a …

Apple and Nike Rumored To Be Collaborating on "Smart Band" Wearable Device

The rumblings began 10 days ago when Nike, as reported by <i>CNET</i>, laid off 70–80 percent of the employees working on their Nike FuelBand, one of the more popular fitness trackers. Plus, they acknowledged they would be stopping development of the hardware side of fitness tracking, though indicated they …

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US joins search for abducted Nigerian girls

The United States has sent a team of experts to Nigeria to help find nearly 300 girls and women abducted from a school last month by the armed group Boko Haram.<p>US President Barack Obama described the kidnapping of the girls as "heartbreaking" and "outrageous", soon after residents said the group …