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Facebook says ads revenue is weakening due to COVID-19 outbreak

Facebook said it had seen its ads business weakening with the outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus, which accounts for nearly all of its revenue, despite more people are using its social platforms during the lockdown. The services which are seeing a surge,...

Facebook blocked some posts about coronavirus, due to a bug

Facebook undergoes a bug in its News Feed spam filter, which caused the platform to remove some posts with content about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) information mistakenly.  Users complained that the links to their new-stories related to Cornavirus are...

Top Edtech Trends in the 2020s – AI, AR, VR, Gamification, more

No matter how much the higher educational institutes get popular, if they do not adopt the latest - edtech - technology, chances are that they will become outdated soon. Technology has made education more dynamic, relevant and connected with the real...

Facebook sues Namecheap for registering deceptive domains

Facebook, the social network company, has filed a lawsuit against Namecheap, a domain name registrar, and WhoisGuard, Namecheap's proxy service, in Arizona for alleged cybersquatting and registering deceiving domain names that allegedly infringed on Facebook's trademark.  Christen Dubois,...

Twitter introduces Fleets, Snapchat like self-deleting Stories

Twitter, joining the fray of social media sites, is now testing its impression of Stories in Brazil. The company dubbed Snapchat stories like feature to "Fleets," allowing users to post temporary content on their Twitter accounts which disappears after 24 hours....

Dark Mode for WhatsApp is now available for the latest versions of Android and iOS

WhatsApp has finally rolled out its dark mode for every iOS and Android user. The dark mode will operate on systems with iOS 13 and Android 10 levels. Android 9 users can also switch to it with a few settings. According...

Sony unveils Xperia 1 II 5G smartphone, with Xperia 10 II, and Xperia PRO

Sony has launched its first 5G smartphone - Xperia 1 II (Mark Two) with 3 powerful camera technology in its online press event. Sony has also side by side launched Xperia 10 (Mark Two) and Xperia PRO. In Mobile World...

Instagram “Latest Posts” feed sort is coming back, leaks suggest

Instagram will introduce to its users with an option to see all the content that they might have missed based on the sorting order of when they were posted. In other words, Instagram is about to roll out "Latest Posts" feature...

Google’s head of HR, Eileen Naughton, quits amid employee tensions

Eileen Naughton, Vice President of People Operations at Google Inc, will step down from her position this year. She publicized about it later on Monday. Her decision might be an effect of the continuous unrest in the company among its management and employees...

Facebook and Twitter refused to take down edited Nancy Pelosi video posted by Donald Trump

President Donald Trump posted an edited video of Nancy Pelosi on social media to show that Pelosi, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, tears up his State of the Union speech repeatedly.  Nancy Pelosi appears to make tiny tears in...

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VMWare acquiring network security firm Lastline

VMware, a well known American publicly traded software company, has announced its intent to acquire Lastline, an anti-malware cybersecurity company, for research...