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Give your feed a retro makeover.
Analog film photography took a back seat when mobile phone cameras were introduced. Instagram became flooded with professional-looking IG-worthy pics—those that look perfect. But now, everyone is realizing that the vintage charm will never be out of style. The grainy, overexposed effect
Offenders may have their accounts deactivated if they keep posting the emojis.
No more eggplants, peaches, or water droplets. Social media giant Facebook, which also owns Instagram, has banned the use of the three emojis, citing its crackdown on online sexual solicitation. Facebook has released a revamped set of guidelines in Section 16 of
Hustle like a boss with these productivity apps to help you stay focused.
We’re pretty much on our phones and laptops most of our waking hours, so it only makes sense that these devices also help us in areas where it counts—particularly in increasing productivity for work or for school.Thank goodness, then, for technology that
There's also an app to help you out!
In case you didn't know yet, you'll now have to dial an extra digit when calling a landline number in Metro Manila. The migration to the 8-digit landline, as opposed to the usual seven, was put into effect last Sunday, October 6,
It's called Threads and is exclusive to your "Close Friends" on Instagram
Threads, a companion app to Instagram, allows you to quickly send messages, photos, and videos exclusively to specific people on your close friends list on IG. You can also set a status to let your circle know what you’re currently up to,
Life hacks? More like life apps!
Being a successful busy body can sometimes mean having zero time to go out and do essential daily tasks yourself. Don’t worry about falling behind though because, thanks to today’s online generation, there’s now an app for practically anything! Just one click
In case you haven't noticed yet, a new face filter that shows you an aged version of yourself is going viral—yes, that explains the influx of familiar-looking grandmas and grandpas you've been seeing on your timeline lately. It's quite fun, and we
Do it now!
If you haven't updated your WhatsApp yet, it's high-time you do it right this instant! With an estimated 1.5 billion users, the messaging app has recently urged everyone to update to its latest version. The alarming ask comes after a malicious security
Is this goodbye to our perfectly curated IG feeds?
Believe it or not, gone are the days when brightly-colored walls, artsy installations, and perfectly flat-laid food would draw in hundreds of likes for your photos. The Instagram aesthetic is dead—or at least, according to a few analysts. Apparently, with the current
They're all free!
In the rampant age of social media, our Instagram profiles are quickly doubling as a possible first or second impression. The result? More and more people are obsessing over creating perfectly curated Instagram feeds that aptly project versions of themselves they’d like
Get the right fit all the time!
Online shopping is a convenient way to buy new clothes. There's no need to leave the comforts of your own home or squeeze in some time after work to go to the mall. But given that you're supposed to make your purchases
Save face with Facebook Messenger's upcoming unsend feature.
Facebook is finally letting you retract those embrassing messages (that you only realized were embarassing after you hit send). Thanks to an upcoming feature, you'll soon be able to "unsend" messages from Facebook Messenger soon!The social media giant will give you a
No need to memorize long complicated usernames anymore!
Instagram is making it easier for you to follow your Tinder date friends with its latest "nametag" feature. Much like Snapchat, you now have a personalized code on Instagram that your new friends can scan for a quick and easy follow, and
Think Shazam, but for clothes!
It happens to all of us: We search high and low to find the perfect dress, only to see it worn by other people. We get this urge to ask where they got it from, but we're either too shy or don't
Keep yourself hydrated and your skin happy!
If there's anything you shouldn't take for granted in life, it's water. Consuming the right amount of this invaluable natural resource can actually help in acheiving that dream bod and healthy skin you've always wanted. In fact, waking up with moisturized skin,
Instagram is changing the way we watch videos online by launching their biggest development to date. The social media app just revealed its latest feature called IGTV, a video-only platform for short and long-form content.According to Instagram's official announcement, IGTV will be accessible through
The app has let us down one too many times.
Earlier this month, Snapchat rolled out an ad for a game called Would You Rather that asked users whether they’d prefer slapping Rihanna or punching Chris Brown. Immediately, it was criticized for its crude and insensitive reference to the history of domestic
Ready, set, snap!
While most still consider Instagram as the prime social media app, more and more are starting to take for granted their well-curated grids for something that needs less filters and more realness. Say hello to the world of Snapchat!What was once thought
Book them on this new app.
Many models struggle to get noticed because they don't have agencies, and a new app is trying to solve that.Swipecast, which is like an Uber for modeling (book them directly and they will show up at your shoot), cuts the middleman out
Find out the name of the ghostly mascot!
(Main image by Peter Macdiarmid, Getty Images News)The creators behind this ingenious platform were inspired by that moment everyone experiences at least once in a lifetime: regrettably sending a photo to someone. We have these people to thank for giving us the