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Twitter Tests Threaded Replies and Online Status Indicators by @MattGSouthern

Twitter gave users a sneak peek at some changes that are in the works, including comment threads and the ability to see when someone is online. Sara Haider, Twitter’s director of product management, showed off these new features by tweeting a couple screenshots. Haider says these changes are being considered in an effort to make […]

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Instagram Tests Ability to Limit Story Views to Specific Friends by @MattGSouthern

Instagram is testing a new feature called “Friend List Stickers,” which lets users publish stories that are only visible to specific groups of friends. This was spotted by Jane Manchun Wong, a computer science student with a history of discovering new features before they’re released to everyone. Instagram is testing “Friend List Stickers”. This is […]

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Facebook Tests Data-Friendly Instant Videos on Mobile by @MattGSouthern

Facebook is testing Instant Videos, a feature that will allow users to watch more video on mobile without eating into their data plan. Facebook Instant Videos coming soon? ⚡️ h/t Devesh Logendran pic.twitter.com/rNZYkbeL2r — Matt Navarra ⭐️ (@MattNavarra) September 11, 2017 Videos will be downloaded and cached in the background while using Facebook on a […]

Facebook Tests Showing More Related Articles by @MrDannyGoodwin

Facebook is running a test to its related articles feature that could help users discover more stories about trending topics, the social network has announced. Heading forward, Facebook will show you related stories before you click on an article. Here’s how Facebook described the related articles test: “These additional articles, which appear for topics many […]