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YouTube wants you to share videos with friends in new chat feature

YouTube wants you to share videos with friends in new chat feature The Google-owned video giant confirmed to Mashable that it is releasing "native sharing" to a small percentage of YouTube users beginning Wednesday.Using YouTube's mobile app, select users will be able to chat about and share videos in message threads.

The new political battleground: Grindr, Instagram and Vine

The new political battleground: Grindr, Instagram and Vine One Australian political party, The Greens, has even been sending campaign messages on the gay dating app, Grindr.And those are just some of the many digital spaces Australia's political parties have invaded in the lead up to the election.

Snapchat's about to help you keep your "Memories"

Snapchat's about to help you keep your "Memories" And you can now save photos to your own phone's gallery or camera roll.Snapchatters can also use pictures or videos to create stories, and those stories can then be combined to make them longer.

How to use Snapchat Memories

How to use Snapchat Memories (If you have an iPhone, these will likely be in a folder called "Snapchat" in your photos.These photos are also backed up to the cloud and accessible if you use Snapchat on a different device.

Facebook launches Secret nversations Snapchat-like feature

Facebook launches Secret nversations Snapchat-like feature The move is designed to better support conversations about sensitive topics, the social media giant says in a company blog post.However, Facebook says users have requested additional safeguards within Messenger for sensitive conversations, for example private information like an illness or a health issue, or sending financial information to an accountant.

You can now use Bitmoji inside Snapchat

You can now use Bitmoji inside Snapchat Back in March, reports surfaced that Snapchat purchased Bitstrips — maker of Bitmoji — for $100 million.As we wrote at the time the acquisition was rumored to take place, the Snapchat/Bitmoji marriage made sense, considering how often Snapchat uses emoji in its service already.

Uh oh Instagram, what have you gone and done?

Uh oh Instagram, what have you gone and done? The new feature allows users to share every moment via photos and videos, all appearing in a slideshow format.In a revolutionary move, Instagram has made it so the story will disappear after 24 hours.

Snapchat releases new Geostickers for users

Snapchat releases new Geostickers for users For now, the stickers are available in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York City, Washington, D.The new release of Geostickers comes after the release of Bitmojis two weeks ago.

Angry seagull raids supermarket, forces emergency evacuation

Angry seagull raids supermarket, forces emergency evacuation On Thursday, a Tesco store in Cornwall apparently had to be evacuated after a seagull broke in and started causing carnage.According to this tweet from Heart Cornwall News, it also hit one shopper in the face.

Dude documents valiant efforts to wake pantless stranger sleeping on porch

Dude documents valiant efforts to wake pantless stranger sleeping on porch If you pass out on a stranger's property, know that you will become the subject of that stranger's Snapchat story.Take, for example, the guy who documented his morning with a pantless stranger who passed out on his porch couch.

Snapchat gets a new name and unveils some fancy sunglasses

Snapchat gets a new name and unveils some fancy sunglasses In the last week Snapchat has given the world two new updates.“Today we are changing the name of our company to Snap Inc,” he writes.

Google and Snapchat use AI and wearables to shake things up

Google and Snapchat use AI and wearables to shake things up Two major announcements happened in the world of OTT communications in September: Google launched the smart communications service Allo (which has integrated AI, reinforcing the role AI will play in communications) and Snapchat rebranded itself as Snap Inc.As a messaging player, Snapchat is taking a bold step into the wearables domain, demonstrating that communications players are quickly extending their scope well beyond communications.