Snack Social Summary-Facebook changes friend icon, live Snapchat story from West Bank, and Instagram updates higher resolution images

Snack Social Summary-Facebook changes friend icon, live Snapchat story from West Bank, and Instagram updates higher resolution images

Facebook made a subtle icon change to symbolise gender equality. The company has come under fire in the past for not hiring enough women— will this help its reputation?

Snapchat offered a live story from the West Bank just two days after one from Tel Aviv, Israel.

Instagram finally upgraded to higher resolution images. Prepare to see every cat photo bigger and better than ever before!

Group-chat app Slack became the latest to jump on the emoji bandwagon. For when a ‘like’ just won’t cut it.

Finally, Londoners had their daily routines interrupted by a tube strike, but brands were prepared with some clever reactions.