Instagram is the largest photo sharing social network. [UPDATE 06/21/2013] Instagram now features video sharing. Thanks to this brand new feature, users can record a 15-seconds max. video, apply filters and frames to it and then post it on their timeline. In addition, it comes with video stabilization feature that guarantees high-quality results.
The official Facebook app for Android. Facebook for Android is the best way to stay connected with your friends in the largest social network. Almost any of the available actions on the web can be performed right from the app. Share status updates, chat with your friends, check out your News Feed, review your upcoming Events, check-in to Places to….
A lightweight official Facebook app designed for older and lower-end devices.
Facebook Lite is a fully-functional official app for browsing the ever-present social network behemoth, designed specifically with lower-end and older devices in mind. It makes a ton of sense given the explosion of cheaper mobile devices internationally, and should effec….
Real time visual chat with stories that disappear.
Snapchat is enormously popular. It started as an instant messaging app where pics disappeared after a while, which made it perfect for teens. But then it became much more and now it has 150 million active users every day. You just need to create your account, follow some friends and start capturin….
Fun lip-syncing and cool video effects.
musical.ly is for the wannabe divas out there desperate to sing along with the latest One D track and share it with the Twitterverse. Flashy 'time machine' effects mean your clips will stand out, but a few glitches mean the app just falls short of musical perfection.
The results are fab: reversing o….
Search through live broadcasts and start one yourself at the tap of a button.
Made for the social beast inside of all of us, BIGO Live allows you to watch from a flurry of live streams available at just the tap of a button. Once you select the stream you want to watch on your iOS or Android, you can interact with the broadcaster through chats and….
Pin, repin and create boards from your Android device. It's finally here: Pinterest official app for Android has arrived and you're all invited to download it from Google Play.
And what is Pinterest exactly? A new social network, a new picture & video phenomenon where you can share and organize all the beautiful things you find while surfing on the….
It's neither Wave nor Buzz. It's something beyond and it looks great.. It may be that Google isn't Google's first attempt into social networking. What it's for sure is that it's its best.
Also, it may seem that launching the app when its web counterpart is still in betatesting stage is premature, but appropiate to a world where smartphones become….
A social network popular among Russian speakers.
VK is a popular Russian social network that is well-known among young users, with over 280 million accounts. This is the official application, presenting a great, usable design and offering a good experience overall.
The app, as in the website, allows you to send messages, create groups, add friends….
An IM that offers text, voices and video calls and many other interesting features. Tango was born as an app that offered free VoIP (voice) calls. However, it has evolved to meet its users' needs. Today, Tango is a comprehensive cross-platform communication tool: it includes text and free voice and video calls dressed with a batch of interesting fe….
Privacy-first messenger app, very popular in India.
hike messenger is a super popular communication app in India, designed specifically with the Indian market in mind. It's privacy-first, so you can only be seen and contacted by the people that you allow to be on your list. Hide private chats behind a password so that no one can snoop, even if the….
Swap your face with animals and celebrities in video selfies.
MSQRD is way funnier than it has any right to be. What would you look like as a gorilla? What about as Conchita Wurst? Find out instantaneously and share with your friends with this video selfie app, which converts your face with one of many filters into something totally ridiculous. Ta….
Browse your favorite tumblrs and upload your own posts.
The tumblr app's improved a ton since it first came out. It now easily enables you to post from anywhere, whether it's photos, text, video, or links. Browse your subscriptions and like/reblog posts you love. It syncs neatly with the web version, and it's far, far easier to use than the mobile….
A social media manager. Path comes to be a unified and centralized app to send posts to your usual social networks through a clean and smooth interface, and it's also a social network by itself, oriented to share your most precious moments with yours. It has its own messaging service (with in-app-purchaseable stickers), its own expanded like, love,….
Made for the ultimate social beast, just tap, broadcast, and enjoy.
Live.ly seems to have it made. Featuring thousands of users around the globe, as well as hundreds of simultaneous live transmissions, you won’t find any shortage of video transmissions here. Available for the Android and iOS, once you’re done registering for your account, all you’….
Watch or record videos and share with others..
On Live.me, you are able to create and view videos of all kinds - from content creators to funny videos. You are able to send gifts throughout, chat, and even interact with the people watching the video.
The video quality - both audio and visual - is really good. There are also some great vid….
Receive questions and ask your own.
Ask.fm - Social Q&A Network is a social network for curious minds who want to know everything there is to know about their friends and colleagues. When you subscribe to Ask.fm (from the app or the website) you're giving people the option of asking you questions and reading your answers.
Feel free to approach oth….
If you can convince your friends to use it, Mico may be fun..
After downloading this app, you and your friends will be able to send text messages, voice, photos, stickers, and videos without costing you any money. All you need is a Wi-Fi connection! If you don't have friends, you can make some with a location switch!
By all accounts, this….
Swipe around and find your next friend. BeeTalk is a communication application for chatting with your friends in a quick and easy way, with messages that quickly disappear afterwards.
Create your account and begin to browse through your contacts and people nearby. Flip right to like and left to dislike and make new friends around the world (you mig….
Heart the pictures and create albums with your favorite ones. We Heart It is an application based on the popular website that allows to discover great images related to topics you're interested in and create inspirational galleries with your favorite images.
When you find an image you like, feel free to tap on the heart to save it to your profile a….
A solid Android audio and video call app. ooVoo is a popular mobile video call app for Android and iOS users. With this app you can make free video calls, voice calls and send free instant messages with other ooVoo users.
You can search for users by entering their ooVoo ID, Facebook name or e-mail address. Once you've got some friends in your addre….
A social networking app based on question-and-answers.
Kiwi is a new social concept that allows you to build a profile and ask other people questions. You can also go out and find questions to answer yourself. As you interact and increase your reach, more questions will become available.
This is a very unique concept. The user interface h….
LinkedIn is the official app of the well-known business-oriented social network. The way people is connecting each other is changing. Social networking started as a leisure activity. However, same wire that connect people for having fun and keep in touch, works for business and partnership. That's the essence of LinkedIN, the most-known and most-us….
Live-stream and playback from anywhere, publicly or privately, through Twitter.
After a year in the making and several months of anticipation, Twitter's Meerkat rival has finally been born: welcome to the live-streaming stage Periscope, the sleekest and most attractive live broadcasting app yet to be seen.
Periscope is smooth and easy to use, and….