Snapchat lets you add friends with a link, at last
Messaging platform introduces URLs to enable users to avoid the dreaded Snapcode.
Twitter VIPs don't see as many ads as everybody else
Some might not be seeing ads at all.
Happy third birthday, Vine, here's what's trending
Twitter-owned video network will share what's trending, reveals the most popular memes of 2015.
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
President Obama is the White House's First Social Media Ninja
The president is even on Medium. Medium!
Go behind the scenes of the State of the Union with Snapchat
Unlike snaps, the Obama administration's social media dominance won't disappear any time soon.
The Engadget Challenge: Living vicariously through others
Can you be an active participant in the world via social media?
BBC America to show social media on 'Doctor Who' reruns
Season 9 repeats will be remixed with BBC-approved fan comments.
Social media led police straight to movie pirates
Enforcement officials at the UK's Federation Against Copyright Theft found pirates' details on Facebook.