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Facebook Messenger delivers ‘Star Wars’ dark mode—here’s how to get it
Facebook Messenger delivers ‘Star Wars’ dark mode—here’s how to get it
Star Wars is coming from a galaxy far, far away right to your phone. Facebook just added Star Wars-themed Messenger features. All of this is in promotion of Disney's Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker releasing Dec. 20. The features include AR visuals and effects, stickers, reactions and even a new chat theme. If ...
Google predicts 2019 Halloween costume trends by city with FrightGeist
Google predicts 2019 Halloween costume trends by city with FrightGeist
Google has created a function that determines the most popular Halloween costumes of 2019 based on search trends.  The FrightGeist platform use statistics from around the country to figure out the most searched for costumes by city.  Read more: Billie Eilish “bad guy” video comment becomes first to get 1 million likes You can see the most popular nationally and locally. If you look at the n... Rea
Waterparks celebrate ‘FANDOM’ with “HIGH DEFINITION” Instagram filter
Waterparks celebrate ‘FANDOM’ with “HIGH DEFINITION” Instagram filter
Waterparks have unveiled a new Instagram face filter in honor of their upcoming album FANDOM.  The filter is inspired by Awsten Knight’s green star face paint in the band’s video for “HIGH DEFINITION”.  Read more: Slayer unveil intense trailer for ‘The Repentless Killogy’ film Waterparks has been having fun posting Stories with the filter, especially Knight. You can see some of their posts using i
iPhone 11 multi-lens camera becomes instant meme after Apple reveal
iPhone 11 multi-lens camera becomes instant meme after Apple reveal
Apple has officially unveiled the iPhone 11 and needless to say, people online have a lot of thoughts about the new camera and more.  The company unveiled three new phones — the iPhone 11, iPhone Pro and the iPhone Pro Max.  Read more: I Prevail explore effects of trauma in gritty new “Gasoline” video The new phone announcement unveiled that Apple is introducing a reverse camera with multiple lens
Facebook considering hiding like counts on users’ News Feeds
Facebook considering hiding like counts on users’ News Feeds
It looks like Instagram might not be the only social media platform ditching likes as parent company Facebook says they might also get rid of like counts in the News Feed.  Instagram is currently testing hiding its like counts in 7 countries including Canada because they want to users to “focus on the photos and videos (they) share, not how many likes they get.” Read mo...
Instagram, WhatsApp get Facebook-supported name change
Instagram, WhatsApp get Facebook-supported name change
Facebook has decided to change the names of Instagram and WhatsApp to let people know who is in charge of two of the most popular apps.  Facebook is the parent company of both apps, and the name change is to reflect that.  Read more: Slipknot on Tortilla Face: “The audience has to figure out who you are” However, they won’t be changed completely. The name changes aren’t li...

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