Facebook apologizes to drag queens, says it will change real name policy. Twitter invests $10 million in new MIT social machines lab. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
A new, easy-to-use app from JibJab lets users customize GIFs for sharing.
Making GIFs to share on social media has never been this easy.
Facebook is back after half-hour outage across the world. Twitter now supports GIFs on all devices. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Internet, rejoice. Twitter has introduced GIFs for the Web, iOS and Android apps.
When shared on social media, GIFs generate more views and engagement than videos of the same event.
Facebook acquires virtual reality tech company. Twitter is looking into disappearing tweets. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Kickstarter accounts hacked. Some Olympians letting sponsors taking over social media accounts. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Zynga Gambles on Real-Money Gambling Games on Facebook In UK (AllFacebook)
Struggling game developer Zynga is gambling on gambling, launching real-money Facebook gambling games including ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino in the United Kingdom, where online gambling is legal. VentureBeat reported on Zynga’s announcement in Barcelona, Spain, where Facebook director of games partnerships Sean Ryan introduced the Facebook games, which Zynga did not specify a launch date for.
Tumblr released an update for iOS Wednesday that allows users to share a post using other social media without leaving the app. “Now you can do more than just reblog when you find something you love on Tumblr for iPhone and iPad,” the company said in a blog post.