Google had an application, called Screenwise Meter, that monitored how users used their iPhones. It is an app similar to the one used by Facebook (which raised so much controversy that it has recently been canceled) that also rewarded users.
The way users relate to Instagram is very different from the way they do it on other social networks like Facebook or Twitter.
The most recent action of Facebook’s effort to eliminate misinformation and actors that do not comply with the rules of the platform has targeted two countries: Iran and Indonesia.
The ability to delete messages on WhatsApp (at least when done voluntarily) is one of the functions that have received the most attention from developers.
It is not the first time that Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, is pronouncing about the most historic claim of the twitterers: the possibility of editing the messages sent.
From now on, access to WhatsApp on devices with iOS can be protected by blocking by fingerprint (Touch ID) and facial recognition (Face ID) on mobile phones that have this feature.
Several Twitter users have discovered that retweeted tweets appear in their timeline by users of the platform to which, in principle, they do not follow.
Periscope was a bit behind in terms of incorporating new features for live broadcasts, especially when compared to the constant launches that Instagram makes in this regard.
Slack is worth more than 5,000 million dollars after its last round of financing.
New research has shown that leaving Facebook can make people happier, but they are less informed about what is happening in the world.
Facebook has had 15 years to change the world. In 2003, Mark Zuckerberg launched Facemash, a website where he collected photographs and names of students from Harvard University.
While Facebook is not convinced by crowdsourcing to fight against ‘fake news’, a study by MIT says it is a useful tool, especially to discriminate against the most extreme media.