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Facebook and Instagram Are Rolling Out (More) Financial Incentives for Influencers

Facebook and Instagram Are Rolling Out (More) Financial Incentives for Influencers

Photo: AFP / Stringer (Getty Images) If you thought the deal couldn’t possibly get sweeter for the influencers that flock to Facebook and Instagram to simultaneously bolster their social media followings and line their pockets, think again: On Tuesday, both platforms announced that they’ll be stepping up their respective games in the coming weeks by …

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Apple Employees Ask Tim Cook to Support Those Who Want to Continue to Work Remotely

Apple Employees Ask Tim Cook to Support Those Who Want to Continue to Work Remotely

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks onstage during a product launch event at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California on September 10, 2019. Photo: Josh Edelson / AFP (Getty Images) A group of Apple employees has written an internal letter to CEO Tim Cook and the company’s executive leadership team asking them to support employees that want …

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Clubhouse Announces That Its App Will Be Available on Android Worldwide by Friday

Clubhouse Announces That Its App Will Be Available on Android Worldwide by Friday

Photo: Mark Schiefelbein (AP) Faced with plummeting app downloads on iOS in recent months, Clubhouse has one thing to say: Hello, Android. Advertisement The audio-based social network announced on Sunday in a town hall it would be rolling out to Android users worldwide by Friday afternoon, May 21. In a Twitter post, Clubhouse said that …

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Facebook Wants You To Read Articles Before Sharing Them

Facebook Wants You To Read Articles Before Sharing Them

Headlines and titles of articles are important. From a publishing standpoint, a catchy headline can draw in readers, but sometimes a headline that’s too inflammatory might cause people to get upset and share it or make comments without actually reading it. This in turn can cause problems with misinformation. Advertising Facebook is hoping to curb …

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Facebook Would Also Like to Annoy the Misinformation Out of You

Facebook Would Also Like to Annoy the Misinformation Out of You

Graphic: Facebook via Twitter, Joseph Prezioso / AFP (Getty Images) Following the lead of Twitter, Facebook may now also prompt users to double-check whether they have actually read the goddamn article before potentially passing on hoaxes to some of their less discerning friends. Advertisement The company’s official Newsroom account tweeted on Monday that if it …

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India Cracks Down on Social Media Posts Criticizing Its Pandemic Response Amid Brutal Second Wave

India Cracks Down on Social Media Posts Criticizing Its Pandemic Response Amid Brutal Second Wave

Photo: Denis Charlet (Getty Images) India’s government reportedly ordered Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to censor dozens of posts criticizing the administration’s response to the pandemic, arguing that they were misleading or could hinder emergency response efforts. The crackdown comes amid an unprecedented surge in covid-19 cases and deaths in India as a second coronavirus wave …

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How To Delete Your WhatsApp Account

How To Delete Your WhatsApp Account

WhatsApp is an incredibly popular messenger service used by millions upon millions of people around the world. However, just because it is used by many doesn’t mean that it is the best. Plus the fact that it is owned by Facebook has some worried about their personal data being harvested and used for advertising. Advertising …

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Facebook’s Global Operations Are Now 100% Supported By Renewable Energy

Facebook’s Global Operations Are Now 100% Supported By Renewable Energy

Huge tech companies like Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, and so on have huge environmental impacts. This is because not only do they produce physical products that consume natural resources, but because they run massive data centers, these data centers also consume natural resources. Advertising This is why over the years, many of these tech companies …

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Watch NASA Mission Control as They Attempt First Helicopter Flight on Mars

Watch NASA Mission Control as They Attempt First Helicopter Flight on Mars

The Ingenuity helicopter standing on the surface of Mars, imaged by Perseverance rover.Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter will attempt to take flight on the Red Planet early Monday morning, and you’ll be able to watch live as the NASA team tracks this historic test from mission control. Advertisement Should the four legs of this tiny …

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Hacker Publishes Phone Numbers and Other Data of 533 Million Facebook Users for Free

Hacker Publishes Phone Numbers and Other Data of 533 Million Facebook Users for Free

Photo: Josh Edelson / AFP (Getty Images) If you have a Facebook account, you should probably be keeping your guard up in the near future. A new report states that a hacker has posted the private information, including phone numbers, birthdays, and locations, of more than 533 million Facebook users from 106 countries online for …

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