Tag Archive: Friends


Foursquare’s new Swarm app is a less creepy Find My Friends

Foursquare is reinventing itself, and a new app called Swarm is the first piece of the puzzle. Launched today in the App Store, Swarm is a tool for finding friends based on their general location and check-ins. While Apple’s Find… Read more ›

Tweak your Facebook lists to filter your freaky friends

We’ve all got them: the freaky friends. Those who comment on and like every. single. status update. Those who post long, ranting political polemics to your happy cat poster images. The friends that creep you out in a subtle, yet… Read more ›

This iPhone case glows to show how your friends are feeling

Like the world’s largest therapy session, social media is all about sharing our emotions. The team behind new Kickstarter project The Feeling Skin are hoping to build on that idea by combining a new social network based on emotion with… Read more ›

Wow Your Friends And Enemies In Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft [Review]

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a digital collectible card game in the vein of Magic: The Gathering, only set in the high-fantasy World of Warcraft universe. The Mac and PC version came out last month after an extended open beta… Read more ›

Facebook Adds ‘Nearby Friends’ To Let You Know Where The Party’s At

  Facebook announced this morning that it’s adding a new Nearby Friends feature to its mobile app for iOS and Android that lets you stay more connected than ever with your buddies by letting you stalk every step they take.… Read more ›

StackMotion: Green-Screen Your Friends Into Videos, Right On Your iPhone

Stack Motion is a fin new app that helps you cut somebody or something out of your photos and overlay it on top of another photo, or even a video. That’s pretty much the whole premise right there, but there… Read more ›     

BlackBerry Adds ‘Find Friends’ Feature To BBM For Android & iOS

BlackBerry has today announced that it is updating BBM for Android and iOS to add a new “Find Friends” feature that helps you seek out other BBM users and invite them to connect. It works alongside your smartphone’s address book… Read more ›     

Instagram Direct Lets You Share Private Photos & Videos With Friends

At an event in New York City today, Instagram announced Instagram Direct, a new feature that allows users to share private photos and videos with their friends and loved ones. It will be baked into the existing Instagram app for… Read more ›     

Alpha Zen Lets You Play Around With Your Friends’ Facebook Statuses [Review]

I only really have a Facebook account for work purposes, and I usually only go there when I want to feel bad about myself. So I typically have no idea what’s going on there. Alpha Zen by Large Animal Games… Read more ›     

Apple Finally Redesigns Find My Friends For iOS 7

One of the last Apple apps to be redesigned for iOS 7 is Find My Friends, the company’s network for sharing your location and viewing the location of friends on a map. Before today’s update, Find My Friends looked incredibly… Read more ›