Facebook Lite, now Facebook’s fastest-growing app, reaches 100M monthly users

 Facebook Lite, Facebook stripped down version of its service for Android, just past the notable landmark of 100 million monthly active users and became the social network’s ...

Twitter updates Moments for better mobile browsing by sending users to AMP-powered pages

 Twitter Moments, the feature that’s meant to highlight the best of Twitter in a more magazine-like format, has so far failed to incite further user growth, as was initially ...

Gmail Gets Improved Security Features For Business Users

 Google announced a number of new security features for Gmail users in the enterprise today. Last year, the company launched its Data Loss Prevention (DLP) feature for Google Apps ...

Facebook Is Bringing Live Video Broadcasting To Android Users

 Facebook is expanding its live-video feature to Android users, the company announced in a blog post today. This rollout is initially for Android users based in the U.S. next week, ...

Google’s CEO Says “Forcing Companies To Enable Hacking Could Compromise Users’ Privacy.”

 Google’s Sundar Pichai has thrown his support behind Apple’s recent decision to push back against the FBI and not build a backdoor into iOS. In the Google CEO’s ...

Twitter Fixes Bug That Compromised Some Users’ Emails And Phone Numbers

 Twitter said today it has fixed a bug that hit its password recovery systems for 24 hours last week. Less than 10,000 active accounts were affected, but that the bug could have ...

Gmail Now Warns Users When They Send And Receive Email Over Unsecured Connections

 Google is marking Safer Internet Day, which falls today, but introducing new authentication features to Gmail to help better identify emails that could be harmful or unsecured. ...

Twitter Starts Taking Its Logged-Out Users Seriously

 Twitter announced two updates today that should make it easier to use for logged-out users — a group of people the company has generally not taken as seriously as it should. ...

Gmail Now Has More Than 1B Monthly Active Users

 During its earnings call, Google today announced that Gmail now has more than 1 billion monthly active users. That’s up from 900 million the company announced during its ...

WhatsApp Hits One Billion Users, Remains In Search Of Revenue

 You know what’s cooler than a (several hundred) million users? A billion users. Just over a week after announcing the scrapping of the Facebook-owned messaging service’s ...

Facebook Climbs To 1.59 Billion Users And Crushes Q4 Estimates With $5.8B Revenue

 By courting users and ad dollars in the developing world, Facebook continued its growth streak. It hit 1.59 billion users today and crushed the street’s estimates in its ...

Facebook Hits 100M Hours Of Video Watched A Day, 1B Users On Groups, 80M On Fb Lite

 Everything at Facebook seems to be growing, according to Mark Zuckerberg’s Q4 earnings call comments. Facebook now sees 100 million hours of daily video watch time. There ...