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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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TikTok gets auto captions – A feature Instagram is already busy replicating
Automatic captions on TikTok currently support English and Japanese only, but more languages will be added to the list in the coming months.
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Instagram clones another viral TikTok feature for Reels, which itself is a copycat
The new Instagram trick is called Remix. You can Remix your own Reel, but you can’t download a Remix someone else has created with your Reel.
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TikTok will force personalized ads on users starting April 15
Starting April 15, you can’t block ads based on your TikTok activity, but you can opt out of those based on data collected by advertisers.
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TikTok will ask users to reconsider before they post offensive comments
TikTok’s Comment filters page now has a new option that automatically hides all responses on a post unless the content creator approves.
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Tiktok, Instagram, Pinterest add features to support those with eating disorders
Story Pins will also be used to generate awareness on Pinterest.
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TikTok inks multi-year deal with UFC to produce exclusive content
The exclusive UFC content on TikTok includes livestreams with access to pre-and post-fight content, and behind-the-scenes footage as well.
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ByteDance might sell Indian TikTok assets
ByteDance is in talks with SoftBank conglomerate to sell its TikTok India assets.
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Pocketnow Daily: Apple’s March Event Seems PACKED! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the possible launch of a new iPad Pro, Apple’s future mixed reality headset, and more.
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TikTok sale to Walmart and Oracle shelved
Last year in September, TikTok reached a deal with Oracle and Walmart…
Instagram
Instagram won’t promote watermarked Reels, a move obviously targeting TikTok
Instagram says these changes are being made because the aforementioned red flags make the Reels experience less satisfying.
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TikTok arrives on Android TV because doom-scrolling deserves a giant screen
TikTok for Android TV lets you watch vertical videos on a smart TV even without logging in, but it appears to region-locked right now.
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TikTok will label videos that contain unverified information
TikTok will also ask users to do a double check before sharing videos with an ‘unverified content’ logo slapped on top.
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TikTok is testing a Q&A feature to make life easier for creators
When someone asks a question using the Q&A feature on TikTok, creators will be able to answer it via video or a simple text-based reply.
Google
TikToks and Reels will now appear in Google App for mobile devices
When clicked, it takes you to the web version of the social platform, and not the native mobile app, even if you have it installed.
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Want TikTok on your TV? It’s a reality for Samsung Smart TVs in Europe
TikTok’s TV app has been specifically created for a home-viewing experience, allowing people to view the ‘For You’ and ‘Following’ feeds.
Apple
Pocketnow Daily: iPhone 12 Mini, AirPods Studio U1 Chip Details LEAKED! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the upcoming iPhone 12 mini, the launch date for the OnePlus 8T 5G, and more.
TikTok avoids ban and closes deal with Oracle and Walmart
TikTok has reached a deal that will keep it alive in the United States and safe from possible bans
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Pocketnow Daily: TikTok & WeChat Ban is Official! Here’s What You Should Know… (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new ban on TikTok and WeChat, Apple’s wireless charger prototype, and more.
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USA bans TikTok, WeChat from Play Store and App Store
TikTok and WeChat are going to be banned in the US.
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ByteDance is not selling TikTok’s US operations to Oracle or Microsoft: Report
The TikTok saga continues.
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ByteDance is looking for alternatives to TikTok sale
It seems that the video streaming app TikTok may not be purchased by a US company, or at least not as a whole.
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Pocketnow Daily: Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 FINALLY Makes Sense! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2, new events in the TikTok drama, and more.
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Chinese government could now block TikToK sale to US companies
Take a look and find out how the Chinese government may now be looking to block a possible TikTok deal with US companies
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Walmart is joining hands with Microsoft to purchase TikTok’s US operations
Microsoft’s deal to purchase TikTok’s operations in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand falls in the range of $20 billion to $30 billion.