Social Media

Google Plus to shut down after massive data leak

News
9 Oct, 2018
Rene Millman

Coding error found to have exposed half a million accounts after Project Strobe API review

What Google knows about you

In-depth
17 Aug, 2018
Clare Hopping Jonathan Parkyn

Google knows where you've been, and that's just the tip of a privacy-invading iceberg

UK gov using emotion detecting AI for digital content

News
3 Jul, 2018
Bobby Hellard

FlyingBinary and Emrays B.V unveil "artificial emotional intelligence" service

New direct marketing feature connects Facebook ads to Messenger

News
9 Nov, 2016
Ingrid Fadelli

Facebook users will now be able to message some brands advertised on their News Feed

Instagram to add tools for business

News
3 Jun, 2016
Caroline Preece

The social media platform wants to make it easier for businesses to target users

Best social media apps

Best
12 May, 2016
Clare Hopping Aaron Lee

We round up the best Android, iOS and desktop social media apps to leverage your company's digital marketing

Adobe: data and personalisation will power next generation business

News
11 May, 2016
Aaron Lee

A raft of fresh upgrades announced for Adobe’s marketing, creative and document cloud services at European summit

Best marketing apps

Best
11 May, 2016
Clare Hopping Aaron Lee

We round up the best desktop, Android and iOS marketing apps across social media, research, content and project management

Microsoft follows Tay chatbot with fresh bot projects for Cortana and Skype

News
31 Mar, 2016
Aaron Lee

Microsoft quietly locks Tay’s Twitter profile; meanwhile it has other bot projects in the works

Twitter suffers global outage

News
19 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

Social media service buckles - leaving users unable to tweet their complaints

BowieNet proves David Bowie was at the cutting edge of the internet

News
11 Jan, 2016
Aaron Lee

Late musician was also the first artist to release an online-only song

Music streamer Electric Jukebox reveals Spotify killer

News
16 Oct, 2015
Sasha Muller

Plug-and-play device aims to shake up the streaming scene

Spotify wanted access to your private Twitter messages

News
16 Oct, 2015
Alan Lu

The streaming music giant makes another privacy gaffe

US blasts EU criticism of Safe Harbour

News
29 Sep, 2015
Nicole Kobie Joe Curtis

America says EU data is protected despite PRISM programme

Hootsuite and IBM partner for social analytics

News
12 Aug, 2015
Clare Hopping

Hootsuite's App Directory will be migrated to IBM Cloud and the two companies have launched a higher education programme

Oracle's social arm launches customer service tool

News
7 Aug, 2015
Clare Hopping

The platform allows brands to manage social networking for customer service operations

IBM's Connections enterprise social software bags hybrid cloud upgrade

News
4 Jul, 2014
Rene Millman

Social software to enable increased collaboration in the cloud

Socialbro cloud-based Twitter analytics suite free to SMBs

News
2 Jul, 2014
Alex Hamilton

Smaller businesses can enhance their following for free with SocialBro's new Free Cloud plan

Six in ten firms now “cloud reliant”

News
10 Jun, 2014
Rene Millman

But the rest have unfavourable view of the cloud, according to report

Office 365 logo

Microsoft builds on social media for Office 365 add-on

News
4 Mar, 2014
Jane McCallion

Redmond Giant introduces several Yammer features into Virtual Cloudsductivity platform