Networking News

Facebook Adds Donate Button For Nonprofits

Facebook has released a donate button for all nonprofits active on the social network. Nonprofits can use the button on their Facebook Pages and on ads. The button was introduced in December 2013, but it was limited to a few partners, including UNICEF and the Red Cross.

Twitter Testing A Dedicated News Tab

Some Twitter users on Android and iOS may be seeing a new tab that the social network is testing. Twitter is experimenting with a "Featured News" tab that will display trending news topics. The tab is located in the middle of the bottom row of icons in Twitter's mobile apps.

Twitter Has Grown To 316M Users

Twitter's user base is growing, albeit very slowly, and the social network is now up to 316 million users. That user count is up 15% compared to the same quarter last year and Twitter reported 308 million users in the previous quarter. 80% of Twitter's monthly users are mobile.

Twitter Gets New Look In Windows 10

Since the Twitter for Windows 8 application was released in March 2013, few updates have been provided for it. Rather than update the Windows 8 app, Twitter's Windows 10 app will come with a big design update. Twitter is expected to release its new app shortly.