Instagram keeps a detailed list of everything it thinks you're interested in — here's how to find it

2020-01-16 05:45

Instagram shares the data it collects about the topics you're supposedly interested in, and the company apparently has no idea what I like.

These apps will help unwind your mind this festive season

2019-12-19 20:46

Escape from the festive frenzy with these great feel-good apps

The life of TikTok head Alex Zhu, the Musical.ly cofounder in charge of Gen Z's beloved video-sharing app

2019-11-25 18:14

Here's everything we know about Alex Zhu, who's in charge of heading up TikTok as it navigates scrutiny over its relationship with China.

Instagram's founder on whether he'd sell to Facebook again: 'When someone comes and offers you a billion dollars for 11 people, what do you say?'

2019-11-07 12:13

When asked if he would sell Instagram to Facebook again, former CEO Kevin Systrom referenced the unprecedented amount Facebook paid for the company.

Moms are furious that Instagram's algorithm keeps deleting topless photos of their long-haired sons

2019-09-28 20:05

Moms on Instagram were angry about the service deleting photos of their long-haired sons, and they got the attention of Instagram chief Adam Mosseri.

Gay dating app plans listing at $1bn value

2019-08-31 13:47

Blued is planning a US initial public offering that could raise about $200m, according to people familiar with the matter.

11 incredibly useful Google Maps features everyone should know about

2019-07-28 21:01

From sharing your location to saving your favourite places, these Google Maps features will make planning trips a whole lot easier.

This viral photo app that makes you look old has been all over everyone's social media feeds. Here's how to use it.

2019-07-18 12:45

People are using FaceApp's age filter to see what they would look like as an old person. Here's how to use it.

Inside the rise of TikTok, the video-sharing app with 1 billion downloads that's owned by a massive Chinese internet company

2019-07-06 20:26

Here's how TikTok got its start from a Chinese tech company, and how it's grown into a wildly popular platform with over 1 billion downloads.

 

Huawei offers UK developers R375 million to build apps for its flagship phones, after being banned from using Google's app store

2020-01-15 22:09

Huawei announced a R375 million investment to court British and Irish developers to make apps the Huawei's App Gallery.

Instagram's former CEO once flew to the Vatican to personally help Pope Francis create an account

2019-11-29 12:58

Kevin Systrom revealed he visited the Pope in Rome twice: the first time to convince him to join Instagram, and a second time to help sign him up.

Instagram was missing some of its most-loved features when it launched in 2010 — here's what it looked like back then

2019-11-24 14:59

Instagram didn't always have features like stories and messages — but it did have likes from the very beginning, and now they're being phased out.

ISIS is reportedly using popular Gen Z app TikTok as its newest recruitment tool

2019-10-23 08:16

Members of the Islamic State have reportedly posted propaganda videos on TikTok of fighters and young women, which have since been deleted.

A major update is coming to Uber's app, and the company's CEO says it wants to be 'the operating system of your life'

2019-09-26 21:03

At an event on Thursday, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi unveiled the new vision for the ride-hailing giant, including a major overhaul of its app.

Huawei's new smartphone, the Mate 30, runs the latest version of Google's Android operating system despite the US ban — here's how that works

2019-09-19 20:29

Google's Android operating system is freely available for anyone to use — it's the Android app store that Huawei doesn't have access to.

Now is the worst time to buy a new smartphone

2019-07-29 17:06

Thinking of upgrading your smartphone right now? Just hold on for a little bit longer — it'll be worth it.

A psychologist explains why everyone is obsessed with a new viral app that shows what you'll look like when you're old

2019-07-18 20:53

The app might have psychological effects, both good and bad, for the user, including perpetuating the downsides of being old.

South Africans are using a viral app to make themselves look old - but there are questions about the Russian company behind it

2019-07-18 07:24

Some users are concerned about what happens to their photos once they're uploaded to the Russian app.

'Tinder for jobs': This new app matches job seekers with employers

2019-07-02 07:00

A new South African app has launched to help match employers across the country with the right staff quickly, and help job seekers find work.

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