• You Can Now Request To Join A Friend's Instagram Live

    26 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Last month Instagram announced a new feature in which it allowed users to invite their friends to join them on their Instagram Live video. However the invite only went one way, meaning that you could invite a friend, but they couldn't make a request to join you, but that has changed as Instagram has since enabled the feature. According to Instagram, “When watching a friend's live video, simply tap the ‘Request' button in the comments section. You'll see a confirmation that your friend has accepted your request, and you'll have a moment to prepare. Once you're live, the screen will split in...
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  • You can now buy, sell, and trade smart home devices at Swappa

    You can now buy, sell, and trade smart home devices at Swappa

    26 days ago - By Phandroid

    Swappa is a great online community alternative to auction sites like eBay where you can buy, sell, and trade your old smartphones and laptops. They just got around to adding video games to that list a few months ago and now a new category called Home Tech has opened up.
    You can buy and sell smart home devices like the Google Home , Amazon Echo , and more if you're keen on trying out one of these services but you're not so keen on paying full price for a new unit. I'm personally pretty disappointed with the progress Google has made on the Google Home since it debuted last year, so I'm...
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  • Instagram Users Can Now Request To Join Live Videos

    Instagram Users Can Now Request To Join Live Videos

    26 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Instagram has further improved upon its live video feature by allowing users to request to join a live video. The Facebook -owned social network first launched live videos back in November of last year and, since then, the feature has become an important part of the Stories feature that was rolled out a few months prior. Recently, the company added the ability to live stream in pairs, but now Instagram is taking this one step further by allowing viewers to request to join a live video.
    Until now, the only way of joining a live video was to enter it as a viewer and wait for the host of the...
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