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TikTok hoping for positive response, says it is business as usual

TikTok was removed from Google Play and Apple App stores after the Madras High Court issued an interim order demanding the same. The Supreme Court is also looking into the matter.

Facebook says it uploaded email contacts of up to 1.5 million users

Facebook has been hit by a number of privacy-related issues recently, including a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to its employees.

Facebook Messenger Dark mode now available for all Android, iOS users

Facebook has announced the roll out of its dark mode in the Messenger app. The Dark Mode can be activated with a simple tap in the Settings.

TikTok app ‘banned’ in India: All the events leading to its removal from app stores

TikTok Ban in India: Google and Apple have banned the TikTok app on their app stores in India following a government order. Here is a recap of everything that happened with the TikTok.

ShareChat says it removed over 4,87,000 pieces of content and user accounts

According to the breakdown of the removed accounts and content pieces removed by the company, over 13,195 unique pieces of content were removed from the politics and news section.

WhatsApp testing new feature to block chat screenshots when authentication is enabled

WhatsApp is currently developing the authentication feature for its Android app that would allow users to unlock the app through the device's fingerprint sensor, but it will restrict them to take screenshots of their chats.

Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram are now back up after global outage

Social media apps Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram were down for users worldwide. Facebook has commented that they were working to resolve the issue.

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were temporarily down early Sunday

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp went out today., a site that monitors site outages, shows Facebook had been down since 6:30 am EST.

LinkedIn introduces Facebook-type ‘Reactions’ in a bid to boost interactions

LinkedIn has introduced 'LinkedIn Reactions' that will be used by the users for communicating and reacting to posts.

Tik Tok removes over six million videos in India due to violation of its community guidelines

Tik Tok also has introduced an age bar for its new users, which will be allowing people over the age of 13 years to create an account on its platform.

How not to break the bank on streaming services

Americans have, on average, three streaming video subscription services, according to a recent study of digital media trends by Deloitte.

Google Pay users can now buy 24 karat gold through the app

Google Pay users in India can now buy 99.99 per cent 24 karat gold through the app. The search giant has partnered with MMTC-PAMP India, which is LBMA accredited gold refinery, to make available this feature.