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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2021
Due to the sudden popularity of Clubhouse, many tech brands try to create their own version to mimic the success. For Facebook, they too are developing one and will be testing a new Live Audio Rooms today in the US timezone (15 June 1 PM EDT).
Last Updated: May 31, 2021
Again, Twitter is working on another new feature that allows users to express more emotions like we're doing on Facebook. Recently, we've seen the social media platform testing features like Tip Jar and Super Follow. This new one could more interesting as it'll be available to all users instead of targeting to monetize the platform.
Last Updated: May 30, 2021
Last Updated: May 26, 2021
Facebook and Instagram are now finally offering the option that lets you hide the like counts. It has actually been a long time since we first heard about the feature in 2019. After years of tests and pressure, the social media platforms will now be rolling out the option after almost two years.
Last Updated: May 21, 2021
Based on a report by wabetainfo, it seems that the developers of WhatsApp could be working on a feature that allows users to import chat history from one phone number to another. With that being said, it could mean that users might not need to import chat history using a third-party service such as Google Drive or iCloud in the future.
Last Updated: May 16, 2021
If you are an Instagram user, you must have hoped that the desktop site would let you do more. Currently, users can only interact with posts or edit your profile. But that could change, with the company possibly adding post creation.
Facebook will ask users to read the news before sharing them to prevent the spread of misinformationLast Updated: May 11, 2021
The spread of misinformation often happens on social media platforms as everything is one click away, especially during the pandemic. To minimize it, Facebook has introduced a new feature that will prompt users to read the news before sharing it if they haven't. With the feature, Facebook hopes that users won't judge the news by the headlines and will read into them carefully before sharing with family and friends.
Last Updated: May 08, 2021
Last Updated: May 07, 2021
Rather than phone calls, most people keep in touch through messaging apps these days. So it's always nice to see new features being added to these apps. Facebook is aware of that, as it has added some new chat features and other features to Messenger and Instagram.
Donald Trump's Facebook account will remain suspended but must be reviewed fairly, says Oversight BoardLast Updated: May 06, 2021
Yesterday, we reported that Donald Trump is planning to launch his own social media platform due to the result of being banned by Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. However, the Facebook Oversight Board did say they were evaluating his case and here's the latest verdict.