Wednesday, November 30, 2022

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Centre issues new IT rules for Twitter, other platforms

Centre on Friday notified the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Amendment Rules, 2022, making it mandatory for social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, etc. to comply by the provisions of the Constitution...

Instagram introduces new feature to protect users from abuse

Instagram has rolled out new features to protect users from abuse, along with updates to Hidden Words. Now if you block someone, you will have the option to block additional accounts they may have to make it more difficult for...

Teen raped by Instagram friend 

 A 15-year-old girl was raped inside the high-security Lohia Park here by a man whom she befriended on a social networking site Instagram. The girl, a student of class 7, has been admitted to Jhalkari Bai hospital after her condition...

Instagram tool to protect users from nude photos in their DMs

Meta-owned Instagram is working on a feature to protect users from receiving nude and explicit content in their direct messages (DMs) from unknown people.An app developer Alessandro Paluzzi first tweeted screenshots of the feature.“Instagram is working on nudity protection...

Instagram tool to protect users from nude photos in their DMs

Meta-owned Instagram is working on a feature to protect users from receiving nude and explicit content in their direct messages (DMs) from unknown people. An app developer Alessandro Paluzzi first tweeted screenshots of the feature. "Instagram is working on nudity protection...

Instagram rewards Jaipur student with Rs 38 lakh for finding a bug

A student, Neeraj Sharma from Jaipur, has received a reward of Rs 38 lakh from Instagram for saving social media accounts of crores of people from being hacked. As per information, Sharma found a bug in Instagram due to which...

Instagram brings its parental supervision tools in India

Meta-owned photo and video-sharing platform Instagram on Thursday rolled out its parental supervision tools in India to help parents get more involved in their teen's experiences on the platform. The platform is also introducing a Family Center, a new place...

This website reveals how TikTok, Instagram may track your data

As the debate grows about tech companies and apps tracking your data, here comes a website that can reveal how platforms like TikTok and Instagram may potentially see your sensitive data, including address, passwords and credit card information, without...

Bug blocked Reels users from sharing videos on other platforms: Instagram

Meta-owned Instagram has clarified that it is not blocking creators from sharing their Reels videos on other short-form video platforms like TikTok. According to earlier reports, when trying to download an edited clip to an iPhone in Instagram Reels, the...

Now everyone can cross-post Reels from Instagram to FB

With an aim to enhance user experience, Meta-owned photo-sharing platform Instagram has announced that it is rolling out new features and updates to Reels, including cross-posting from Instagram to Facebook.On the microblogging site Twitter, the photo-sharing platform’s head Adam...