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Twitter Acquires Twitpic’s Archive, Saga Finally Ends

| October 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Twitter has acquired Twitpic‘s website and photo archive. “I’m happy to announce that we have reached an agreement with Twitter to give them the Twitpic domain and photo archive, thus keeping the photos and links alive for the time being,” Twitpic creator Noah Everett announced Saturday in a blog post. “Twitter shares our goal of […]

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24 Hours Later, Users Find Hacks for Facebook’s Rooms

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Facebook introduced its anonymous community app Rooms on Thursday. Now, just 24 hours later, the lead product manager on Rooms discovered that users have hacked it. He’s delighted. Josh Miller, the Facebook product manager, wrote Friday in a post on Medium’s Backchannel tech hub that Facebook left out the ability to discover new Rooms. “Though […]

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Win a Camera in Our Great Outdoors Photo Challenge

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Whether you’re exploring your city or forging new paths, awe-inspiring scenery is all around us. For this week’s edition of Mashable‘s Photo Challenge Guest Series, we’re partnering with Olympus to explore the great outdoors. We want to see your photos of the landscapes that call to you: a crowded city street, a stretch of rural countryside […]

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Vine Challenge: Surprise Us With an Unexpected Twist

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Everyone loves a film with a good twist — and the Vine community isn’t any different. But the good thing about plot twists on the video-sharing service is that it only takes six seconds to get to the good stuff. Mashable is collaborating with Unpopular Now for this week’s Vine challenge. We want you to […]

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7 Tips for Using Social Media During Conferences

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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So, you’re attending a conference. You’ve paid the entrance fee, put on the best outfit ever, grabbed a big stack of business cards and made sure your LinkedIn profile is up to date. The one piece of the conference puzzle I can almost guarantee you’re missing? Social media. With the rise of platforms like Twitter […]

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