PastPosts is an application which was developed for all major social media like Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , etc to feature users’ activity from the same date one year ago .Now major bugs have been fixed and this application has been re-named as Timehop.This applications allows users to check their historical updates on social media like Facebook , Lets say if they have updated any status on the same very date a year ago , everyday they will receive a mail about that day’s update . In the same way Users will get info of their past tweets .
Timehop provides the convenience of receiving all the information via Email without spamming your mail box . Thus this tool lets you re-experience your updates . Many of you will laugh what you updated a year ago , the email will consists of a particular update of a single day a year ago . It means you will receive Emails on regular basis . if you did not log in every day last year, you only get information on days that match to when you’d used Facebook in the prior year.
Words From the Developer - Jonathan Wegener :
More philosophically, the interesting trend here is personal data exhaust — as we use web services, we’re constantly leaving behind a trail of digital information. We’re helping people re-experience that content as a daily email a year after the fact.
Follow the below mentioned steps to get your past updates on social media :
- Visit Timehop.com and log in with your Facebook account by clicking on the “Log In With Facebook” button.
- After the first step a dialog box will appear on screen , Click on ” Go To App ” .
- After clicking on that button the application will ask for permissions , users can deselect the “Post on your behalf ” if they want . then , Click on Allow .
- Now they will show you with these options as shown in below image . users can connect any of their account like Twitter , Foursquare, etc .Click on Next Step .
- Now its your wish whether you would like to share their own update or not . You can either share or skip this step by clicking on Next Step .
- Finally You’re done ! They will recollect all your past updates and will mail you on regular updates if any update is their in your account a year back .
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