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This is why your kids shouldn’t be on TikTok, Facebook and more
Report shows that more than 40 percent of children are being exposed to sexual abuse on social media apps like Facebook, Instagram, and more
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Facebook already in trouble with governments over WhatsApp data collection
We hope that Facebook will someday realize that its users don’t want their data to be collected over WhatsApp or any other app
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Sorry Facebook, Apple is right this time!
If we’re honest, you don’t need Facebook. Facebook needs you. Also, my purpose is not to sit here and defend Apple. But you do have a choice!
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Pocketnow Daily: Facebook’s App Tracking Campaign FAILED, MacBook Air Colors & more! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the Facebook vs Apple privacy war, the design of what could be the new MacBook Air, and more.
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US Authorities to Facebook: We Can’t Trust You with “Instagram for Kids”
A bipartisan coalition of 44 attorneys general have written to Facebook and urged it to drop the ‘Instagram for Kids’ project.
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Stats Prove Very few iPhone users opted-in to get tracked. Sorry Facebook…
As per Flurry Media, merely 4% of users in the United States opted-in for being tracked by apps in the second week after iOS 14.5’s release.
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Best WhatsApp alternatives in 2021
Not buying what WhatsApp is selling after its privacy policy change? Here’s a look at the best WhatsApp alternatives in 2021.
I divorced WhatsApp and all of Facebook, so my friends threatened to divorce me [Update]
Update: As I said I would, here’s the receipt for those who…
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Pocketnow Daily: INSANE Galaxy S22 Ultra Camera, iPhone 13 Dummy Leaks & more.. (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the camera in the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, iPhone 13 leaks, and more.
Facebook is fighting to keep WhatsApp users from migrating to Signal
Facebook and Signal are squabbling over Instagram ads that target the social media giant over privacy, but there’s a lot more to the feud.
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Facebook and Instagram have already begun to test Apple’s patience with new practices
Facebook is trying to goad users into accepting ad tracking by telling them that it’s essential to keeping the app free.
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Facebook sets aside $5 million for its newsletter platform to lure independent reporters
Facebook says that reporters who make it past the selection process will pocket a multi-year licensing fee to build their audience.
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Instagram Live gets new features that essentially turn it into an audio chatroom
Instagram Live will let participants of a live broadcast to turn off the mic or kill their video feed if they so desire.
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Facebook app adds a mini-player that streams music and podcast from Spotify
Spotify mini-player in Facebook app will be available to free & premium users of the streaming service, but you need both apps on your phone.
Instagram testing full-screen ads in Reels, Sticker ads coming to Facebook Stories
Just like the Reels themselves, these ads will be full-screen and will last up to 30 seconds with scope for audience engagement.
Facebook Soundbites
Facebook Soundbites is essentially TikTok, but for audio
Facebook will start testing Soundbites over the next few months with a small number of creators. It will further refine the product with their input before making it available to everyone.
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Facebook’s Clubhouse clone’s name is as original as the feature
Facebook will allow the fans to support their favorite creators and public figures through Stars, or donate to causes they care about.
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Facebook is bringing podcasts to its platform with Spotify partnership at play
Thanks to its Spotify tie-up, Facebook will add an in-line player to its app that will let users play podcasts from the streaming platform.
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Facebook now lets you transfer posts to Google Docs and WordPress. Here’s how:
Facebook says it will add support for transferring more content types as well as third-party platforms in the near future.
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Instagram will let users decide if they want to show or hide like counts
Instagram is not the only platform that is experimenting with hidden likes, as parent company Facebook is also running a similar test.
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Facebook adding labels to Pages, but feels shy telling if your data was leaked
Facebook is adding three types of labels to Pages – ‘fan page’, ‘satire page’, and ‘public official’ to avoid confusion or misinterpretation.
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Facebook brings Zoom to Portal TV because we love video calls on giant screens
Priced at $129, Portal TV is also getting support for GoToMeeting, in addition to Zoom for hosting video calls.
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Facebook’s first go at cloning Clubhouse success is here. Say hello to Hotline!
Developed by Facebook’s NPE experimental product division, the web-based application will be free for all to join and is now in beta testing.
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Facebook data of over half a billion users leaked. How to check if you were affected?
Were you among the 530+ million users whose Facebook account data was leaked? Here’s how to check, and what to do next in order to stay safe.
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Personal data of over half a billion Facebook users leaked online publicly
The leaked data of over 533 million Facebook users includes phone numbers, email addresses, dates of birth, and job information to name a few.