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You’ll Finally Be Able to Post Longer Tweets Starting September 19

You’ll Finally Be Able to Post Longer Tweets Starting September 19

mag404 September 13, 2016 Comments Off on You’ll Finally Be Able to Post Longer Tweets Starting September 19

Twitter is about to say bye to the 140-character limit by cutting down on what type of content will count towards the said limit. For example, media attachments such as GIFs, videos, images, polls,

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Instagram Will Let You Filter Comments On Your Photos

Instagram Will Let You Filter Comments On Your Photos

mag404 August 1, 2016 Comments Off on Instagram Will Let You Filter Comments On Your Photos

It’s always nice to get positive, and even constructive, feedback on your Instagram photos. It’s not so nice when someone takes the time to hurl insults or make threats in the comments. Soon, Facebook-owned

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Now Anyone Can Apply For A “Verified” Twitter Account

Now Anyone Can Apply For A “Verified” Twitter Account

mag404 July 20, 2016 Comments Off on Now Anyone Can Apply For A “Verified” Twitter Account

For seven years, the process of obtaining Twitter’s blue “Verified” checkmark for your account has been shrouded in mystery. No formal criteria was ever given, no application process available, and no explanations from the

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New Study Claims Following Fit Instagrammers Helps You Lose Weight

New Study Claims Following Fit Instagrammers Helps You Lose Weight

mag404 July 7, 2016 Comments Off on New Study Claims Following Fit Instagrammers Helps You Lose Weight

We tend to use Instagram for a lot of different reasons. We Instagram our food, our kids, our health and so much more. A new study conducted by Northwestern University claims that taking part in an

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Facebook Will Instantly Translate Your Posts into 44 Languages

Facebook Will Instantly Translate Your Posts into 44 Languages

mag404 July 3, 2016 Comments Off on Facebook Will Instantly Translate Your Posts into 44 Languages

Facebook will be providing its users with a new option to instantly translate their own posts into one of 44 different languages, allowing News Feed updates to show up in your native tongue. With 1.5 billion users,

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You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

mag404 June 3, 2016 Comments Off on You Need To Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings Again To Opt Out Of New Targeted Ads

Facebook announced in recent weeks that they’re expanding their advertising empire. With that change, came a stealthy new privacy setting for users — one that all of us are opted-in to by default. Instead

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It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

mag404 May 24, 2016 Comments Off on It’s Official: The NEW Twitter is Has Arrived. Here’s What You Need To Know

Twitter isn’t ready to ditch its long-standing 140-character limit, but it is officially ready to revamp what counts against that boundary. To that end, photos, usernames, links, quoted Tweets, and other attachments will no

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Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

mag404 May 17, 2016 Comments Off on Twitter Is Going To Make It Easier To Cram More Characters Into Tweets

Twitter announced yesterday that it is going to tweak its platform such that links, photos, and other media no longer count against the 140 character limit. That’s a great idea, and really they ought to go

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Instagram Just Launched a Complete Redesign

Instagram Just Launched a Complete Redesign

mag404 May 11, 2016 Comments Off on Instagram Just Launched a Complete Redesign

Remember that black-and-white redesign that some Instagram users had the opportunity to test out back in April? Well Instagram has officially made it the new look for its overhauled app. Available today, version 8.0

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Instagram Videos Can Now Be Up To A Minute Long

Instagram Videos Can Now Be Up To A Minute Long

mag404 March 30, 2016 Comments Off on Instagram Videos Can Now Be Up To A Minute Long

If you’ve been wishing for longer videos of cute cats, dogs, and kids saying the darndest things on Instagram, the social media gods have heard your prayers. Instagram users will now be able to

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