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Facebook’s Latest Updates

This week in social media news, the social media giant, Facebook, has turned to their own platform by posting a job listing in hopes of hiring a new manager to build an "end-to-end SoC/ASIC, firmware, and driver development organization." Bloomberg indicates that it appears the company is interested in building its own semiconductors in order to curtail...

Social Media Roundup of Your Favorite Apps

This week in social media news, many of our favorite social media apps have made substantial updates and renovations to their platforms. Read below for the highlights! Bumble: Amid the Cambridge Analytica scandal, and Facebook revoking access to some of its APIs, Bumble, the popular dating app that has changed the stereotypical roles of men and women,...

Highlights of Mark Zuckerberg’s Testimony with Congress

On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018, Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, began the first of his two hearings in Washington among 44 members of Congress, driven by the exposure of Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm linked to the Trump campaign, which reaped the data of about 87 million Facebook users to psychologically profile voters during the...

Instagram API Updates

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As of April 4th, 2018, Facebook and Instagram have made key changes to their APIs (short for application program interfaces) in order to protect your data and privacy. What is an API you may ask? An API is fundamentally a way for apps to connect and interact with Instagram.  From shopping apps to analytics apps,...