Continue Reading... Twitter Hides ‘Abusive’ Tweet by US President Donald Trump Targeting Protestors
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Twitter Hides ‘Abusive’ Tweet by US President Donald Trump Targeting Protestors

  Twitter on Tuesday hid a tweet from President Donald Trump in which he threatened to use “serious force” against…

Continue Reading... Facebook Will Now Show Results from Wikipedia in Search Results
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Facebook Will Now Show Results from Wikipedia in Search Results

  Facebook is adding Wikipedia-powered knowledge box on the platform that displays information about public figures, places and interests —…

Continue Reading... France to Impose Digital Tax This Year Regardless of Any New International Levy
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France to Impose Digital Tax This Year Regardless of Any New International Levy

  France will tax big digital businesses this year whether there is progress or not towards an international deal on…

Continue Reading... Telegram Passport Will Allow You to Share IDs Easily Across Apps and Services
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Telegram Passport Will Allow You to Share IDs Easily Across Apps and Services

Popular messaging app Telegram on Thursday announced the launch of a new feature called Telegram Passport on its platform. This is essentially an end-to-end encrypted service…

Continue Reading... Facebook shielding far-right activists, under-age accounts: Report
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Facebook shielding far-right activists, under-age accounts: Report

Moderators at Facebook are protecting far-right activists, preventing their Pages from being deleted even after they violate the rules set…

Continue Reading... Snapchat Gets Snap Kit, Spreading Its Reach to Other Apps
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Snapchat Gets Snap Kit, Spreading Its Reach to Other Apps

Snapchat messaging service on Thursday set out to spread its reach, and panache, to other smartphone apps with a software kit…

Continue Reading... Twitter Now Lets You Mute Notifications From Accounts You Don’t Follow
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Twitter Now Lets You Mute Notifications From Accounts You Don’t Follow

Twitter, in its latest step to curb abusive behaviour on its platform, rolled out new features on Monday to help…

Continue Reading... Facebook Messenger Ad Testing Expanded to Global Audiences
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Facebook Messenger Ad Testing Expanded to Global Audiences

Facebook on Tuesday said that advertisements will begin popping up on Messenger home screens globally after promising tests with users in…

Continue Reading... Twitter Hires Ned Segal, Former Goldman Sachs Managing Director, as CFO
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Twitter Hires Ned Segal, Former Goldman Sachs Managing Director, as CFO

Twitter Inc on Tuesday hired Ned Segal, senior vice president of finance at Intuit Inc and a former managing director at…

Continue Reading... Facebook Spaces Live Streaming Goes Live, Lets You Share VR Video
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Facebook Spaces Live Streaming Goes Live, Lets You Share VR Video

Facebook has brought live streaming to virtual reality (VR) by enabling people to share live video with each other using Facebook Spaces virtual reality…

Continue Reading... Facebook Data Shows India Is Now Its Biggest Market, Ahead of the US: Report
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Facebook Data Shows India Is Now Its Biggest Market, Ahead of the US: Report

India seems to have become Facebook’s biggest market, edging past the US, according a report that cites data Facebook shares with advertisers….

Continue Reading... Australia to Compel Chat Apps to Hand Over Encrypted Messages
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Australia to Compel Chat Apps to Hand Over Encrypted Messages

Social media giants like Facebook and WhatsApp will be compelled to share encrypted messages of suspected terrorists and other criminals with Australian police under…