Uber launches a smarter UberPool with refreshing new features
It was announced by Uber on the 22nd of May that a series of changes have been made to its ride-sharing service UberPool, aimed at improving its matching algorithms, pickups, and dropoff processes.
Instagram launches mobile web sharing to pursue global growth
Instagram wants to be the photo app for the whole world, even if you can’t or won’t download it. In pursuit of international growth where networks are slow and data is expensive, Instagram has given its mobile website a massive upgrade that adds core features of the main app, including photo sharing and a lightweight version of the Explore tab.
Facebook deflates filter bubbles by letting you follow topics, not just Pages
Facebook gets a lot of flack for just reinforcing your world views in its News Feed echo chamber instead of challenging your opinions. That’s because you choose exactly which friends and Pages to follow, so liberals might skip Fox News or Breitbart while conservatives avoid The Atlantic and Huffington Post. But Facebook’s newest feature could bring a wider range of sources to your News Feeds.
Android overtakes windows as internet most used operating system
Android has been reported as the world's most popular and most used operating system over the windows operating system for the month of march as recounted by StatCounter, (a stat tracker group).
Instagram will start blurring sensitive post to ensure a clean feed
Instagram will soon begin blurring out photos and videos that contain "sensitive" content. If someone reports a post and Instagram's moderation team agrees that it's "sensitive," the image will appear blurred out with a warning on top of it which reads: "This photo contains sensitive content which some people may find offensive or disturbing." You'll have to tap a button before seeing the post.
Super Mario Run is coming to Android devices on 23rd
Nintendo America made an announcement on Friday concerning the coming of super Mario Run to Android phones, the exact date when non iPhone users will be able to get the game on their devices is going to be on March 23rd.
WhatsApp is bringing back text-status it replaced with stories
The popular instant messaging app WhatsApp had recently replaced its 'text-only' status feature to that which looks like Snapchat stories but this hasn't been appealing to users which now brought a cause for complain. WhatsApp will now offer both options as a way to resolve the issue.
Selena Gomez under the rader after leaving Kim K and Beyonce behind
The likes of Taylor Swift, Kim Kardashian and Beyonce were celebrities with the highest followers on Instagram but recently Selena Gomez overtook them to become the most followed person on Instagram with 113 million followers (more than double her number at the end of 2015).
Snapchat's new feature allows users create bitmoji shortcut of their friends
Snapchat is adding another feature to its main iOS and Android app which allows users to create widgets of their best friend's Bitmoji. Snapchat first tested this feature with its Android beta users before bringing it to its main iOS.
Facebook set to launch its video app in Gear VR
Facebook will be launching its first officially branded VR social app, the 360-degree video app on the Samsung Gear VR. Though the app isn't a full version of the social Media, it will show 360-degree photos and videos from your feed and timeline, as well as a more general feed of media companies and selected individuals, and anything you've saved from the News Feed on desktop or mobile.

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