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WhatsApp gives you more ways to avoid annoying group chats

WhatsApp is giving you more ways to block people from adding you to group chats. Its updated privacy settings replace the original "nobody" option with a "my contacts except" choice that lets you

Facebook confirms 100 app developers retained member data from Groups

Facebook became a lot stricter with the kind of user information app developers can access after the Cambridge Analytica scandal blew up last year. In April 2018, it rolled out changes to its Group
How to Save and Migrate Your Yahoo Groups Data Before It Goes Away for Good

How to Save and Migrate Your Yahoo Groups Data Before It Goes Away for Good

It’s finally happening: Yahoo Groups is shutting down. Well, mostly—it’ll still exist, but only as a shell of its former self, as Yahoo is turning the various groups that were once active on the
Climate activists are now flocking to support groups to treat their 'eco-anxiety'

Climate activists are now flocking to support groups to treat their 'eco-anxiety'

A growing body of evidence suggests climate activists all over the world are increasingly suffering from "eco-anxiety," experiencing mental health episodes triggered by the stress of worrying about

Facebook adds new ways for public figures to make money and stay safe

Facebook wants to make it easier for famous people to engage with their fans on the site. That's why the company is launching new ways for Facebook users to interact with public figures they follow,

Facebook adds new ways for public figures to make money and stay safe

Facebook wants to make it easier for famous people to engage with their fans on the site. That's why the company is launching new ways for Facebook users to interact with public figures they follow,

Brockhampton: Boy Bye

Set to appear on the group’s forthcoming LP Ginger, due out 23 August, Brockhampton’s “Boy Bye” is their most worldly release yet—from the underlying Samba tone to the upbeat rhythm. Although each
You can no longer label your Facebook groups as ‘secret’

You can no longer label your Facebook groups as ‘secret’

The only options moving forward are to have either a 'public' or 'private' group. The post appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Facebook simplifies its Group privacy settings

Facebook wants to make it easier to understand its Group privacy settings. It's doing away with public, closed or secret settings. Instead, Groups will be "private" or "public." Facebook claims this

Facebook takes down more fake accounts from Iran

Today, Facebook removed 51 accounts, 36 Pages, seven groups and three Instagram accounts that were involved in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" based in Iran. According to the company, the

Facebook’s ‘privacy-focused’ plan is another diversion

When Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at F8 2019, he once again outlined the company's new "privacy-focused" vision. It's a message he's been spreading over the past few months, and it will focus on six

A closer look at the redesigned Facebook app

Out of all the announcements Facebook made at its F8 2019 developers conference, one of the most important was the redesign of its core smartphone app. The new application, which has been updated with

Facebook helps you grow your social circle with ‘Meet New Friends’

Facebook is introducing a feature called "Meet New Friends" at F8 2019, its annual developers conference. The company says that Meet New Friends is designed to help users start friendships with others
Border Patrol chief warns of 'dangerous new trend' in illegal immigration

Border Patrol chief warns of 'dangerous new trend' in illegal immigration

The United States Border Patrol issued a warning from its chief on Tuesday, alerting the public of a "dangerous new trend" employed by illegal immigrants crossing into America from Mexico.What are the
The New Signia Hilton Is Designed for Meetings and Events

The New Signia Hilton Is Designed for Meetings and Events

In other words, think of the Signia Hilton as Hilton's take on Crowne Plaza, Marriott Marquis, Sheraton Grand, and Dolce Hotels. -Deanna Ting

House committee hopes to question Facebook over group privacy

Facebook is facing even more government scrutiny this week. Members of the House of Representatives' Energy and Commerce Committee have asked to meet Facebook over concerns about group privacy.
First look: Google Duo tests group calling feature and low light mode

First look: Google Duo tests group calling feature and low light mode

Group calling and a low light mode in Google Duo have been rumored for some time, but we now have our first glimpse of the features in action. Cody found evidence for groups in a teardown back in

Facebook bans hundreds more pages relating to Myanmar conflict

Just a week after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admitted he "doesn't know enough" about the political situation in Myanmar, following his series of tone-deaf tweets applauding the country, Facebook has

Instagram lets you share Stories with only your closest friends

You no longer have to expose your Instagram Stories to every single follower. A new feature, which goes live today after 17 months of testing, lets users share only with their closest friends. Here’s
Project Fi customers can now share credit within groups

Project Fi customers can now share credit within groups

Project Fi is full of unique features, and one selling point is the ability to create a group plan with up to six members. This creates an easy way for friends and families to share a bill, where each