Monday, October 18, 2021

Twitter will now let you remove followers without blocking them

After testing last month, Twitter is rolling out a feature to all web users that will let them remove followers without blocking them. This...

Instagram is testing in-app notifications for service outages

One week after a massive Facebook outage that took all of the social network’s apps offline for more than six hours, Instagram says it’s...

Instagram will encourage teens to ‘take a break’

Facebook is trying to mend its reputation in the wake of whisleblower Frances Haugen's testimony, and that includes promises of features lessening the potential...

Everything You Need To Know About Deleting Facebook

Did the great Facebook outage of 2021 give you a taste of the social-media free life you’ve always dreamed of living? You’re not alone....

YouTube blocks ads on climate change denial videos

YouTube's reduced tolerance for misinformation now extends to climate science. The Google service has enacted a new policy barring ads and monetization for content...

What Facebook should change, according to its whistleblower

The whistleblower behind “bombshell” disclosures that have rocked Facebook in recent weeks spent much of Tuesday's three-hour hearing explaining to Congress how Facebook could...

Gen Z Tells Us How To Get TikTok Famous

In Ask Gen Z, youngs answer our burning millennial questions about internet culture, dating, and what's actually cool right now. Here, creator Taylor Cassidy,...

Facebook, Instagram, & WhatsApp All Seem To Be Down

If you’d picked today to upload a meticulously curated photo dump to your Finsta, you may be out of luck. Many users are wondering...

Twitch is testing a feature that lets viewers pay to promote...

Days after announcing new safety tools designed to protect streamers against hate raids, Twitch is experimenting with a new feature that will allow users...

YouTube TV and NBCUniversal agree to temporary extension to avoid channel...

After coming to public blows earlier in the week, YouTube TV and NBCUniversal have come to terms on a “short-term” agreement for the streaming...