Social Media

Twitter to Dump Third-Party Image Hosts From Apps [REPORT]

Twitter will reportedly stop supporting third-party image hosts on its official apps. The changes will likely roll out in the next round of updates, according to a Buzzfeed source. Currently, users are able include photos in their tweets that are hosted by Twitter’s own official photo service, as well as third-party websites such as Twitpic […]

The Ultimate Social Network Job Searching Guide

Sudy Bharadwaj is a co-founder and the CEO of Jackalope Jobs, a web-based platform that combines search, social networking, and the overall user’s experience to provide relevant job openings. Learn how Sudy and Jackalope Jobs obsess over job seekers by connecting with them on , LinkedIn and Twitter. via The Ultimate Social Network Job Searching […]

Goodbye, Gmail Video Chat. Hello Google+ Hangouts

If you enjoy video chatting over Gmail the way you’ve been doing it since 2008, better wave your last goodbyes to your buddy list. Starting Monday, and continuing over the next few weeks, Google is going to be replacing Gmail video chat with Google+ Hangouts. “Unlike the old video chat, which was based on peer-to-peer […]

Top 10 Twitter Pics of the Week

Find out which photos rose above the rest this week on Twitter. We’ve got the pics that Twitter was buzzing about. Twitter is a big and diverse place — and this week’s top 10 Twitter pics reflect that fact. The top 10 ranges from lovely photos of scenery and fashion to silly memes about food […]

Everything You Need to Know About Foursquare’s New Merchant Tools

This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business. via Everything You Need to Know About Foursquare’s New Merchant Tools.

MTV’s ‘Teen Wolf’ Facebook Game Is Feast for Fans in First 5 Weeks

The Hunt, an eight-week scripted social game on Facebook that accompanied season two of supernatural drama Teen Wolf, is boding well for MTV and its “Storytelling Without Borders” strategy. via MTV’s ‘Teen Wolf’ Facebook Game Is Feast for Fans in First 5 Weeks.

25 Twitter Accounts That Will Make You Smarter

View As One Page » Twitter can sometimes seem more like a newspaper or encyclopedia than a social network. Its intelligent user base contributes a wealth of knowledge to the microblogging platform. Experts of various fields tweet constantly, and their followers can learn a lot simply by reading their 140-character updates. via 25 Twitter Accounts […]