Instagram launches Boomerang, an App for Videos

With the prominence of GIFs on the web and Vine’s soaring popularity – over 200 million monthly users – there’s no question about it: the social media generation likes media that gets right to the point. The average human attention span is now 8 seconds, one second less than that of a goldfish, driving home the point that…

Get Ready for a Facebook Audio Streaming Music Service

Sources through Music Ally have speculated that Facebook is in the early planning stages of launching their own audio music-streaming service. Plans include ways to monetize on features like on-demand audio services through music videos and other related services. In the initial phases, they will launch a video playing service that’s expected to be similar…

Twitter Ads are Coming to Your Profile

Advertising is everywhere you turn these days and now it will be showing up on your Twitter profile as Twitter ads. After testing promoted tweets on some profile pages, Twitter has come to the conclusion that the ads, a few tweets down in a special section marked, “Suggested by Twitter,” to test the waters of…