The website has only been available to the public for a little over a month, but it's already gaining attention among tech elite.
This free iPhone app lets you schedule posts to Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr that will self destruct after a time period of your choosing.
Amusingly updated Tumblr legal guidelines remind bloggers to play nice, and not to mislead readers by using "Doctor Who" cat hashtags or posing as "Sherlock" actor Benedict Cumberbatch on the site.
In an effort to deter hackers, the blogging platform introduces added security that requires users to log-in with both a password and cell phone code.
With its first partnership with a television network, the Yahoo-owned blogging platform is chasing the same prey that other social networks are stalking to turn their finger-on-the-pulse relevance into revenue.
Tumblr blog owners can encrypt all visits to their sites, as long as they opt in. Why didn't Yahoo just make SSL the default setting?
The blogging platform's first biannual report detailing government requests for user data shows it fulfilled 76 percent of the 462 requests it received.
Despite its minor imperfections, this app is a must-have for any Tumblr user.
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The blogging network embraces a Twitter-inspired feature. Better late than never?
Yahoo's blogging network said it had trouble with "intermittent errors" for several hours.