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Embroiled in a photo turf war with Twitter, Instagram's deadly weapon of choice is a revamped iOS application that allows users to snap better, more stylized shots.
Microsoft's Bing search engine hopes to help you find more about the personalities and places in your queries with an update that spits out relevant information at the center of your search.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg sold 946,588 Facebook shares across two separate transactions on Wednesday, according to a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
LinkedIn is catering to the entrepreneurially minded people on its team with a new program designed to advance great ideas dreamt up in the workplace.
Time to brush up on your shorthand, because come February, you're going to have two less characters to tweet with when you share links on Twitter.
Foursquare is now helping the neighborhood bars, restaurants, bookstores, and coffee shops of the world get the word out about their in-store events.
Google has graduated three time-saving experimental Gmail features, kicking them out of the protected confines of Labs and into your inbox.
Facebook may be turning to its longtime pal Microsoft to complete its plan to create an external advertising network.
Google today released an Android version of the sophisticated photo-editing application Snapseed, a product it picked up in its acquisition of photography software developer Nik Software. The company also updated the Snapsneed app for iOS to make it free.
Google has taken inspiration from Apple's Passbook to give its Android customers a more instantaneous way to pull up their boarding passes with Google Now.
Twitter has added localized trends for 100 new cities, improving its capability to show people the buzziest news and hashtags being discussed on the information network in locations around the world.
Facebook defined the word "poke" for a new generation, but the social network can't say the same about the word "subscribe."
iPad point-of-sale provider ShopKeep POS has closed an important sale of its own. The New York-based startup has banked $10 million in funding from Canaan Partners, Tribeca Venture Partners, and TTV Capital.
'Tis the season for reflection -- through data crunching, of course! The folks at AddThis have tallied a year's worth of social shares to uncover 2012's biggest takeaways.
Pronounced "social," Socl debuted to the public today with a fresh coat of paint, new features, and no clear purpose.
Felix Miller and Martin Stiksel are two of the co-founders of Last.fm, the social music service that sold to CBS in 2007. Now, the boys are back, and this time they think they have what to takes to tackle the only startup market that may be more unforgiving than music: personalized content discovery.
Marissa Mayer is making good on a promise to buy Yahoo's way to mobile dominance with the talent acquisition of the team behind OnTheAir.
Facebook Photo Sync automatically syncs your phone's camera roll to a private album for bulk sharing whenever the mood strikes -- no manual uploads required.
What is Wall Street's beef with Groupon CEO Andrew Mason?