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Meta confirms Instagram outage issues, working on update

Meta confirms Instagram outage issues, working on update

Instagram is experiencing service issues and appears to be down right now. Users have reported difficulties logging in as one of the issues.
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Twitter accused of selling your phone number to advertisers

Twitter accused of selling your phone number to advertisers

The FTC has accused Twitter of gathering its users' contact information and then allowing advertisers access to it, without users' knowledge.
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TikTok Live Subscriptions: Everything we know so far

TikTok Live Subscriptions: Everything we know so far

TikTok recently announced its LIVE Subscription program. But what does that mean for you? We'll break down everything we know about it so far.
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Waze finally adds Apple Music to its audio player

Waze finally adds Apple Music to its audio player

Waze has finally added Apple Music to its audio player, enabling easy access to the streaming service's content from within the Waze app.
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How to use Discord spoiler tags

How to use Discord spoiler tags

Have something you want to hide in Discord chat? Here's how to add spoiler tags so only the people interested can see it, along with other key spoiler settings.
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Here’s what’s new in Instagram’s ‘visual refresh’

Here’s what’s new in Instagram’s ‘visual refresh’

Instagram announced a visual refresh of its brand. Here's what to expect in terms of how the changes will play out in the app itself.
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A look into Texas’ controversial anti-censorship law HB 20

A look into Texas’ controversial anti-censorship law HB 20

Laws surrounding the first amendment are oftentimes messy as exampled by Texas' controversial internet anti-censorship law, House Bill 20.
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TikTok is diving into games

TikTok is diving into games

TikTok is pulling a Netflix by venturing into video games, testing them on younger audiences in Vietnam.
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How to edit TikTok videos

How to edit TikTok videos

Want to post your own TikTok videos? You'll need to know how to edit them. In our guide, we'll go over how to do just that and answer a few other questions.
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How to invite someone to a Zoom meeting

How to invite someone to a Zoom meeting

You can invite other people to your Zoom meetings before and after they start. We'll show you how using Zoom's desktop and mobile apps.
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The latest major hurdle facing Elon Musk’s Twitter acquisition

The latest major hurdle facing Elon Musk’s Twitter acquisition

Elon Musk's acquisition of Twitter has taken another turn, and it's not necessarily toward the completion of his bid to buy the platform.
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Twitter CEO addresses recent spam account concerns

Twitter CEO addresses recent spam account concerns

The question of how many spam accounts are actually on Twitter is more complex than we thought. Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal issued an explanation via tweets.
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How to remove personal info from Google search

How to remove personal info from Google search

Google's new privacy policy allows users to request removal of personal info from Google search results. Here we explain how you can do that.
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Elon Musk doubles down on support for this Twitter feature

Elon Musk doubles down on support for this Twitter feature

Elon Musk has again recommended people use the latest-tweets feed as he believes the algorithm-based one could manipulate users 'in ways you don't realize.'
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How to join a Zoom meeting

How to join a Zoom meeting

You have options when it comes to joining a Zoom meeting. We'll go over four different ways to do it. Here's how to join your next Zoom meeting.
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Elon Musk holds off on Twitter deal pending fake account data review

Elon Musk holds off on Twitter deal pending fake account data review

Elon Musk announced that he has put his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter on hold pending a review of fake/spam account data.
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A new Twitter feature could separate the lurkers from the super-users

A new Twitter feature could separate the lurkers from the super-users

Twitter is working on a feature that tells everyone how frequently you tweet. It seems to be both helpful and embarrassing. It depends on how often you tweet.
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Twitter is building two new ways to handle tweet replies

Twitter is building two new ways to handle tweet replies

According to screenshots posted by Jane Manchun Wong, Twitter is apparently working on two features that could change how people manage tweet replies.
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Elon and Jack hit Twitter to talk about a Twitter feature

Elon and Jack hit Twitter to talk about a Twitter feature

Prospective Twitter owner Elon Musk and Twitter co-founder and former CEO Jack Dorsey had a little chat about a particular Twitter feature on Wednesday night.
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Popular YouTubers react to Shorts’ new video remix feature

Popular YouTubers react to Shorts’ new video remix feature

Popular YouTube creators react to Shorts' latest video splice feature that allows for remixing public videos on the platform.
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How to download an archive of your tweets

How to download an archive of your tweets

Downloading the archive of your tweets actually isn't all that difficult, and we can show you how to request and download it via your PC.
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Meta to offset use of NFTs by ‘buying renewable energy’

Meta to offset use of NFTs by ‘buying renewable energy’

There are valid environmental concerns about Meta's recent inclusion of NFTs in apps like Instagram. Here's what we know about how Meta plans to address them.
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NFTs are coming to Instagram, with testing starting this week

NFTs are coming to Instagram, with testing starting this week

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg and head of Instagram Adam Mosseri announced on Monday that the ability to share NFTs on Instagram would begin testing this week.
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Elon Musk plans to quintuple Twitter revenue by 2028

Elon Musk plans to quintuple Twitter revenue by 2028

Prospective Twitter owner Elon Musk believes he can quintuple the company’s revenue by 2028 via various means that include a new subscription tier called "X."
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Will Elon Musk give media the wake-up call they (we) need

Will Elon Musk give media the wake-up call they (we) need

A Musk-led Twitter is the reality check the media industry needs to mend its ways, as harsh it may sound. It's time to wake up from the honeymoon phase.
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TikTok continues rolling out its Friends tab, replacing Discover

TikTok continues rolling out its Friends tab, replacing Discover

TikTok is changing up how it recommends new videos to watch as it continues to roll out a new Friends tab which will soon replace the current Discover tab.
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Elon Musk to take Twitter CEO role for the first few months

Elon Musk to take Twitter CEO role for the first few months

Elon Musk may be the next Twitter CEO, but only for a few months. And he's now secured over $7 billion more in funding, making his acquisition more likely.
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Twitter Article, a long-form blogging feature, is in the works

Twitter Article, a long-form blogging feature, is in the works

Twitter is apparently working on a new long-form post feature called Twitter Article. And so far, the work in progress looks pretty promising.
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Curious about Twitter’s future? So is the U.K. parliament

Curious about Twitter’s future? So is the U.K. parliament

The U.K. parliament has invited Elon Musk to speak about his proposed changes to Twitter now that he's acquiring it. Those changes involve free speech and bots.
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How to adjust ad settings for YouTube

How to adjust ad settings for YouTube

YouTube has expanded its restrictive ad settings to allow account owners to block sensitive product ads for things such as pregnancy, dating, and weight loss.
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How to get verified on TikTok

How to get verified on TikTok

You can't actually request to be verified on TikTok; it has to be given to you. Here are a few tips on how to make your TikTok account blue-check worthy.
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Elon Musk reveals who might have to pay to use Twitter

Elon Musk reveals who might have to pay to use Twitter

As prospective Twitter owner Elon Musk prepares to take the microblogging service in a new direction, users are keen to know what he plans to do with it.
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Instagram might become more like TikTok in an important way

Instagram might become more like TikTok in an important way

Instagram is testing a full-screen Home feed as the Facebook-owned company mulls ripping off another TikTok feature.
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Twitter Circle will soon let you send semiprivate tweets

Twitter Circle will soon let you send semiprivate tweets

Twitter is taking a page out of Meet the Parents and testing Twitter Circle, a new feature that allows users to select up to 150 people to see their tweets.