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June, 2019

  • 18 June

    Elon Musk Under Fire for Refusing to Credit Web Artist

    Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who is famous for his quirky sense of using Twitter, has once again made the headlines for refusing to credit a web artist’s work he shared, which has outraged Twitteraties. The multi-billionaire, who has recently changed his name to Daddy DotCom on Twitter, posted ...

  • 17 June

    WhatsApp Adds Opi Stickers to Let ‘Users Sneak, Snooze, and Celebrate’ With the White-Colour Bear

    The new Opi stickers on WhatsApp have been designed by illustrator Oscar Ospina WhatsApp on Tuesday expanded its sticker collection by adding an Opi sticker pack designed by Colombian illustrator Oscar Ospina. The pack includes Opi stickers featuring a white-colour bear expressing different emotions. Notably, the new sticker pack is ...

  • 16 June

    Facebook to Rank Comments to Make Conversations Meaningful

    Facebook says it will continue to take other signals into account while showing comments more prominently In a move to make conversations on public posts more meaningful, Facebook has rolled out an update where it will rank comments to promote those that are most relevant to users. Facebook will now ...

  • 15 June

    Facebook Backs Indian E-Commerce Startup Meesho

    Ajit Mohan, Vice President and Managing Director, Facebook India Facebook is buying a stake in Indian e-commerce start-up Meesho, the head of the U.S. tech giant’s Indian business said on Thursday, looking to deepen its reach in one of the world’s biggest internet markets. Meesho, a digital platform on which ...

  • 14 June

    WhatsApp Threatens Legal Action Against Entities Claiming to Abuse Its Platform

    WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who publicly claim the ability to abuse its platform WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who publicly claim the ability to abuse its messaging platform, after the emergence of a raft of companies advertising products to bypass usage restrictions. A Reuters investigation ...

  • 13 June

    Facebook Watch Service Gets More Content Partnerships as User Numbers Grow

    Facebook on Wednesday revealed that monthly users on its Watch video service had doubled since December Facebook said on Wednesday monthly users to its Watch video service had doubled since December while announcing more partnerships with international broadcasters and publishers in its bid to take on Alphabet’s YouTube. Some 720 ...

  • 12 June

    Adnan Sami’s Twitter Account Hacked, Defaced in a Similar Fashion to Amitabh Bachchan’s

    Adnan Sami’s Twitter page can be seen defaced Singer Adnan Sami’s Twitter account was allegedly hacked on Tuesday by Ayyildiz Tim, the same Turkish hacker group that attacked megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s microblogging page a day ago. Similar to how Bachchan’s profile was compromised, the group replaced Sami’s profile picture with ...

  • 10 June

    ‘Chinar Corps’ Twitter Handle Restored Following Suspension

    Social media users lashed out against Twitter’s unexplained suspension of the account After facing massive outburst of Twitteratis following the suspension of Indian Army Chinar Corps’ handle on Friday, the social media platform restored the account the same day. Indian Army’s Chinar Corps handles most of the counter-terrorism operations along ...

  • 9 June

    Trump Gets Trolled After Tweeting That the Moon Is Part of Mars

    Moon, which is a natural satellite of Earth, is not a part of Mars US President Donald Trump has left people astonished with his knowledge of space and the universe and has become a laughing stock yet again after he claimed that the Moon is a part of Mars. In ...

  • 8 June

    Instagram Rolls Out Lyrics Feature in Music Stories to Rival TikTok

    Photo Credit: Instagram Instagram has rolled out a new feature Instagram is now rolling out a new lyrics feature to the music sticker. The feature is rolling out to all users in regions where the Instagram Music option is active. This includes US, Germany, and France. Singer Billie Eilish also ...