Social Media

All search developments aim to keep users on the platform, rather than searching elsewhere.

Posted 08 April 2016

The compose image description option is available in Twitter's accessibility settings.

Posted 30 March 2016

Twitter analysed tweets to major airlines to discover the true value of great customer service.

Posted 29 March 2016

Data protection concerns cited by Germany's Bundeskartellamt.

Posted 03 March 2016

Key findings of the 2016 Tech Nation report show that access to great talent is the biggest potential risk to the UK's digital economy.

Posted 24 February 2016

Snapchat has launched on-demand geofilters.

Posted 23 February 2016

Only four of the most popular topics will remain.

Posted 18 February 2016

Facebook ordered to stop tracking non-members without consent.

Posted 10 February 2016

Marydee Ojala joins other 'battle scarred veterans' of scholarly publishing at the 2016 Academic Publishing Europe (APE) conference in Germany.

Posted 08 February 2016

A round up of research projects to help computers understand sarcasm, sentiment - and the power of small talk.

Posted 26 January 2016

Recent acquisitions include Ireland's Soundwave.

Posted 20 January 2016

Screen is no more as content is moved elsewhere.

Posted 05 January 2016

An exploration of ‘visitors and residents' theory, how to get a job in LIS, and university students' use of mobile devices top this year's charts

Posted 21 December 2015

Twitter has moved to protect the word subtweet, even though it didn't actually coin the term.

Posted 07 December 2015

Findings of the BBC's research into digital news reach have implications for all news providers.

Posted 01 December 2015

Snapcode deep linking will help promote great content.

Posted 01 December 2015

Tools being tested to reduce number of posts from or featuring your ex.

Posted 20 November 2015

Choice highlights rapid growth in use of emojis in the last year.

Posted 17 November 2015

Microblogging site Tumblr has begun to roll out an instant messaging feature.

Posted 11 November 2015

Figures suggest Snapchat users are much more engaged than users on Facebook.

Posted 10 November 2015

Facebook continues to dominate the social login market.

Posted 07 November 2015

Facebook set to launch Notify.

Posted 07 November 2015

In a special collection of articles, the New York Times explores how viewer behaviour is changing and how programme makers and broadcasters are responding.

Posted 03 November 2015

Amazon has announced it is suing 1000 authors of fake reviews.

Posted 22 October 2015

Twitter Polls being rolled out on apps and via Twitter website.

Posted 22 October 2015