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Technical concerns and policy violations that may damage your account will now be communicated to you through in-app notifications, according to Instagram.

Technical concerns and policy violations

Following two large outages last week, Instagram is attempting to provide greater insight into current malfunctions and issues, while also attempting to be more transparent about account-based actions such as breaching community standards and removing content directly off the app’s home screen. First and foremost, Instagram is experimenting with a new notification type that will provide users with information on …

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Facebook is removing a number of location tracking tools as privacy regulations evolve

Facebook is removing a number of location

Facebook is removing a number of location tracking tools as privacy regulations evolve Could this be just another victim of Apple’s recent data monitoring tweak in its iOS operating system? Meta is quietly changing the way it uses location services in Facebook, with the deprecation of several local features in the app including nearby friends, weather alerts, and location history. …

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Meta previews his work on advanced haptic gloves that would facilitate connection in the Metaverse

Meta previews his work on advanced haptic gloves

Meta previews his work on advanced haptic gloves that would facilitate connection in the Metaverse This should excite those looking forward to an all-encompassing Metaverse experience, while also likely chilling expectations of when that next-level experience will become a reality. Today, Meta the company formerly known as Facebook shared some new insights into its work on developing haptic gloves that …

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Instagram starts live testing of longer videos in Stories

Instagram starts live testing of longer videos in Stories

Instagram starts live testing of longer videos in Stories After being spotted during testing last month, Instagram has now officially launched a live test of 60-second videos in Stories, meaning longer video clips will no longer be broken up into 15-second segments and played across different Stories frames. As mentioned, last month app researcher Alessandro Paluzzi shared this message, which …

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4 reasons why web videos are great

4 reasons why web videos are great

4 reasons why web videos are great Billions of videos are uploaded to the web every day. Getting involved isn’t worth it? Not correct! Four reasons why web videos are worthwhile. Web videos from your pocket quick and easy Do you have a smartphone? Good. You actually already have everything you need for a web video. Because a quick look …

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