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Instagram Stories Will Soon Take Over Your Entire Home Feed

Instagram has been testing a double row for Stories. That's insane. But the new interface is even crazier. Here's what the old interface they were...
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WhatsApp Payments Suspended in Brazil by the Country’s Central Bank

Early this month, Facebook announced the introduction of WhatsApp payments and Brazil was the first country this feature would be rolling out in. This move...
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Zuckerberg, Chan ‘Disgusted’ with Trump’s Comments on Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan have responded to the requests by the over 270 scientists at the ChanZuckerbberg Initiative who called out...
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Facebook Will Start Applying Labels on “State-Controlled” Publishers

Facebook is a powerful platform for news outlets to share their content to the general public. Now Facebook wants to identify to the public...

Google Meet versus Messenger Rooms: Which is a Better Video Conferencing Solution?

Video calling or conferencing apps have been making a killing since the start of the year. The popularity of these apps can mainly be...

Facebook’s New Tool Lets You Mass-Delete Old and Embarrassing Posts

Anything you post online especially on social media posts lives forever. Facebook now wants you to delete some of your old and embarrassing posts. You...
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Facebook to Acquire Giphy for $400m, Raises Privacy Concerns

Our online lives are about to get worse as Facebook is buying our popular source for gifs - Giphy. I guess the company has gotten...
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Facebook Partners With Telcos On a $1 Billion Undersea Cable To Serve Africa

Facebook and several telcos. have joined forces to build an undersea cable to supply internet services to Africa. The project will be just under $1...
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Activist Maina Kiai Appointed to Facebook’s Global Oversight Board

Facebook announced that they have appointed their first members of their new Oversight Board which includes the Kenyan activist, Maina Kiai. The 20 member strong board are...
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Facebook Set To Integrate Messenger Rooms With WhatsApp

Facebook recently rolled out Messenger Rooms to counter Zoom which was quickly gaining popularity and now that feature is set to be integrated with...
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Dark Mode for Facebook iOS App Imminent

Dark mode is everywhere on Facebook's family of apps that includes Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger except the Facebook app. Even the website now has a dark mode...
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Facebook Will Soon Let You Use Its New Care Reaction on Its Main App and Messenger App

Facebook's reactions are getting a new addition. Apart from the like, love, haha, wow, sad, angry reactions launched in late 2015, the social media...
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Facebook to Start Putting Anti-Misinformation Posts to Your News Feed If You’ve Engaged With Fake Coronavirus News

Facebook is stepping up its efforts to combat misinformation surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic. The company has rolled out a number of features and initiatives...
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Facebook Launches COVID-19 Information Center in Kenya and 16 Other African Countries

Facebook has today announced that they have expanded their COVID-19 Information Center to 17 more countries in Sub Saharan Africa which includes Kenya. It...
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Videoconferencing App Zoom Removes Code That Sent Data to Facebook

Zoom, the videoconferencing app, has seen an upsurge of use thanks to the COVID-19 outbreak. Millions of people around the world are using it...
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Facebook Partners with Kenya Government Share Coronavirus Facts via WhatsApp

Facebook today has announced that they are partnering with the Kenyan government to keep Kenyans informed about the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The company in collaboration...
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Facebook Blames Bug That Marked Coronavirus Posts as Spam

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an influx of posts that implore people to take care of themselves and others that deliberately spread false...
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Facebook Invites Community Leaders in Kenya to Apply For Accelerator Programme

Facebook has announced the launch of the Community Accelerator programme which will be available in three countries in sub Saharan Africa: Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria. This...
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Facebook is Being Sued in Australia for the Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook is being sued by the Australian Information Commissioner over the effects of the Cambridge Analytica scandal that rocked the site in 2018. "The Australian...
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[UPDATED] Impact of Coronavirus(COVID-19) on Tech Companies So Far

  Coronavirus(COVID-19) caused by SARS-CoV-2 has brought panic across the world. The viral outbreak occurred just before the Lunar New Year in China - a time...
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Huawei’s CEO Believes Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Will Come to App Gallery

Huawei is still on the United States entity list which bars it from transacting with American companies. This has forced them to release phones...
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Instagram Raked in More Revenue than YouTube in 2019

Tech companies like Google and Facebook make a bulk of their revenue from ads. They have been so good at turning their various assets...
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How to Protect Your Privacy and Stay Secure on Facebook

Facebook has a lot of data on you and it's imperative that all that personal information stays private and secure. So here's a handy...
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Facebook’s New Privacy Tool Is Finally Available For Users Globally

It has been a long time coming for Facebook users who are tired of being stalked by the social media giant when they're not...
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How to Use Twitter’s Emoji Reactions in Your DMs

Finally, after months of waiting, Twitter has finally rolled out emoji reactions. With this feature, you can add a reaction to direct messages using...

Clicked: Alphabet Joins the Trillion-Dollar Club Plus More ICYMI Tech Stories

It has been a rollercoaster this past week in terms of what tech giants have been up to and Clicked is here to break...
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Facebook for Web is Getting a Redesign for All in the Next Few Months

Dark mode has become a trendy feature in recent times. It has its benefits like using websites and apps better at night and for...
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[UPDATED] How to Secure Your Instagram Account

In recent years, Instagram has become a popular platform for sharing photos and videos with friends and family plus also being a platform to...
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Facebook OS is the Company’s Bet to Control the Future of its Devices

Facebook really wants to get in the operating system business - remember the Facebook phones built by HTC such as the HTC First phone...
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Facebook Partners with Local University to Launch Video Journalism Fellowship

Facebook has partnered with Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communication to launch the Video Journalism Fellowship
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