Friday, January 27, 2023

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Instagram to remove shopping tab from home feed in Feb

Social networking platform Instagram has announced that it will remove the shopping tab from the main bar at the bottom of the screen, starting next month. Moreover, the button to create a new post will move down, reports The Verge. However,...

Messi’s World Cup post beats egg to become most-liked on Instagram

Lionel Messi set yet another record on Tuesday after his Instagram post celebrating Argentina’s World Cup win became the most-liked on the platform, breaking a nearly four-year-old record held by a photo of an egg.Having led Argentina to their...

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...