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Vine redesigns website to look and feel like YouTube

Vine has totally reworked its website with the addition of multiple new features that transform the site into what many are calling a six-second version of YouTube. In a time when most outfits are moving away from the web and…

Vine update introduces private video, text messaging

Twitter has introduced a new feature for Vine that allows users to send video clips and messages privately to other users. It arrives roughly six months after competitor Instagram added similar functionality and further reflects the popularity of private messaging…

Amazon data center glitch knocks out Instagram, Vine and Netflix

Last night, several users began reporting problems accessing some of the major sites that rely on Amazon's cloud-based network. The affected sites and services included Instagram, Netflix and Vine along with several others. Some completely blacked out where as others…

Instagram gains video sharing element complete with filters

As anticipated, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom took the stage during Facebook’s media event earlier today to launch a video sharing element to the popular photo sharing service. The executive said Instagram video would include “everything they know and love about…

Facebook may be set to launch Instagram video sharing service

Facebook recently invited members of the media to an event on June 20 at their headquarters in Menlo Park, California. What’s on the agenda, you might ask? The invitation didn’t away too many hits (unless perhaps you read between the…

Vine update enables front-facing camera, mentions

Earlier today Twitter announced they have updated video sharing app Vine with a number of user-requested features. Chief among them is the ability to capture video using your device’s front-facing camera – a feature that was glaringly absent in the…