You can now make Twitter polls last as short as you want
Twitter polls can now be timed anywhere between five minutes and seven days
'46 years' Facebook glitch is a New Year's gift from Unix
The social network's fixing it right now.
Twitter reinstates Politwoops for cataloging politicians' tweets
The database of boneheaded tweets is back, for the sake of transparency.
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Facebook's live streaming is available to all verified pages
More live video is coming to your New Feed.
Adobe's new app adds text and graphics to your social posts
Adobe Post is like Instagram for graphic design.
Facebook excludes sad moments from 'Year in Review' photosets
The social network promises your photoset won't make you bust out Adele's 'Hello.'
Twitter tests Promoted Tweets for users who aren't logged in
The social network is testing ads on the web that display before you even log in.
Facebook shutters Slingshot and other Creative Labs apps
The experimental app development project was shut down as well.