Posts by tag: Social Media

sleaze tech November 22, 2016 posted by

Report Fake News – Facebook adds new features for flagging fake news

We have a fake news problem on social media and both Google and Facebook have committed to helping fight the tide of misinformation. What they’re doing in the background isn’t something that’s going to affect most people but Facebook has a way you can get hands on with your help. They’ve updated their reporting feature specifically to help target this.

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Report Fake News – Facebook adds new features for flagging fake news
Awesome October 20, 2016 posted by

Instagram help update – users can now send support when they see questionable content

Most of us spend a good deal of time online with social media. Although many of the people we follow are likely to be people we know, there’s a good chance you’ve got a few people that you watch on social media who you aren’t friends with. What do you do when you think they need help if you don’t know them well enough to send a note? Instagram has rolled out new features to get people support when they…

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Instagram help update – users can now send support when they see questionable content
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 24, 2016 posted by

Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors

If you live around other people, either urban or suburban, chances are, you live in a neighborhood and there are small things that happen hyper-locally that aren’t reflected in your daily social media newsfeeds. If you don’t want to add all your neighbors to your Facebook but you do want to stay abreast of the local going-ons, check out Nextdoor, the social network for your neighborhood.

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Nextdoor – meet your neighbors without actually meeting your neighbors
Free Software May 13, 2016 posted by

Franz – if you have ALL the social messengers check out this great software and get your notifications in one spot!

It’s 2016 and we’ve managed to develop a host of technologies based around the need to communicate with one another. Whether you do it with funny pictures, videos, or just straight up actual words, chances are you’re talking to someone throughout your day. If you do so through the use of apps, Franz is the software that will combine all your messenger services in one place.

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Franz – if you have ALL the social messengers check out this great software and get your notifications in one spot!
Free Software December 10, 2015 posted by

Buycott – make sure your money is going to a good place

People want to do things to help the world but not everyone can take to the streets in protest. Luckily thanks to the digital age we live in, there are options. If you want to do something more than denounce wrong doing on Facebook, Buycott is the app that helps you hit corporations that aren’t on the ethical up and up where it hurts most, their profit margins.

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Buycott – make sure your money is going to a good place