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TikTok selects Oracle as its partner for US operations

ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok based in China, has decided to partner with Oracle Inc for its US operations after rejecting Microsoft's acquisition offer. The social company had to make a rushed decision as it nears 20th September's deadline...

Russians using social media to interfere in upcoming American presidential election

A Russian group, Internet Research Agency, backed by the Kremlin, is reported to have made attempts to cause trouble in the upcoming presidential election in the US. This is believed to be the same group that interfered with the 2016 election and...

HBO Max hits 4 million+ subscribers in the first month

HBO Max has successfully gained more than 4.1 million signups in the first month since its launch on May 27. At&T, the parent company of the streaming platform, said that HBO and HBO Max accumulated a combined 36.3 million subscribers...

Twitter confirms hackers accessed DMs of 36 accounts in Bitcoin scam

Twitter has completed its research for 130 hacked accounts on its social network and discovered that the hackers behind the crypto scam had accessed the direct messages of as many as 36 high-profile accounts, including one elected official in the...

Twitter removes more than 182,000 accounts for spreading wrong information

Twitter has removed more than 182,000 accounts that were involved in propaganda targeting political movements and dissidents. The company has suspended these accounts, mainly operating from China, due to various violations of Twitter's manipulation policies. Moreover, some accounts from Russia and Turkey...

Facebook launches Gaming app to take on Twitch and YouTube

Facebook is all set to move deeper into the gaming market by launching a new gaming mobile app today, on April 20. The new app - named as 'Facebook Gaming: Watch, Play, and Connect' - is primarily focused on watching and...

Why is COVID-19 the best time to use social media for business?

Social media is like magic carpet stories that used to fascinate us in childhood. But now, with the advancement in technology, it has revolutionized the way businesses advertise themselves. With a global lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic right now, people are...

iPhone 12 with iPad-like design, Homepod, and AirTags coming in 2020

Apple is expected to launch its first 5G iPhone - iPhone 12 this year, with edges and corner redesign like the latest 4th gen iPad Pro 2020 model. This year along with four iPhones, we are expecting Apple will announce two...

Facebook launches Quiet Mode, a tool to manage your time

Facebook launches a new app feature called ‘Quiet Mode’ that mutes push notifications from the app for a set period of time. ‘Quiet Mode’ also allows you to limit your usage time of the social media app. The...

Google bans employees from using Zoom on computers

Google has banned its employees from using Zoom, one of the popular video conferencing app, on laptops and computers over privacy and security concerns. The news came after NASA and SpaceX restricted their employees from using Zoom as the U.S. law...

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Xbox Series X vs. Xbox Series S

Microsoft's well-known gaming console, Xbox, launched its next-generation consoles on September 9, 2020, and the pre-order starts today. The Xbox Series X...