• Will Twitter Eliminate 'Echo Chambers' That Stoke Hateful Views?
    Cesar Sayoc -- suspected of sending homemade bombs to Democratic leaders throughout the country -- was an avid Twitter user. Twitter helped him connect with like-minded ideologues who reinforced radical views.
  • Instagram Remains Popular With Teens, Their Most Used Platform
    Some 85% of this key demographic use Instagram at least one a month, just edging out the 84% who use Snapchat on a monthly basis.
  • Users Wary Of Bots, But Businesses Utilize Them In Customer Communications
    Messenger is awash in the automated software applications. More than 200,000 bots were now live on the service -- and they're becoming the preferred means for businesses to communicate with customers.
  • Video Ads Prove Revenue Generators, Brand Builder For Social Media Platforms
    In this country, YouTube now derives 73% of its ad revenues from video, while Facebook dominance in the category continues.
  • Facebook Ups Protections Against Bullies, Harassers
    Some 59% of teens say they have been the target of online bullies, while 63% say it is a major problem for people their age. Facebook is rolling out new tools to give users more control over how people interact with posts.