Social Networking

Google Will Stop Its Instant Search Feature (Automatic Populating of Search Results)

Google has decided to stop its Instant Search feature. This feature allowed automatic populating of search results while the user were typing a search query. This feature was much appreciated in 2010 when Google first introduced it. But time has changed and so have the user preferences. Instant Search worked effectively on desktop and laptop 

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How to Mute Notifications From Twitter Users Through Advanced Filters

Twitter announced a new feature to mute accounts notification for account that do not follow you. You can now snooze notification through Advanced Filters. Twitter has been working on improving user experience by introducing advanced filters. These filters will allow users to mute the users having default profile photo, unconfirmed email address and phone numbers. 

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European Commission Asks Google, Facebook And Twitter To Amend Their TOS

A few days back we reported that Germany has proposed a new legislation which will allow German government to fine up to €50m if they fail to remove any reported fake news or hate speech within 24 hours. According to Reuters European Commission has asked Google, Facebook, Twitter and other social networks to make some 

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Check Point Found Severe Security Flaw In WhatsApp And Telegram

Check Point a security firm revealed on Wednesday that a flaw in WhatsApp and Telegram can be used by hackers to get access to users account. Check Point immediately alerted both WhatsApp and Telegram about the vulnerability a week ago. Check Point waited for both WhatsApp and Telelgram to remove the vulnerability through patch before 

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Twitter Attacked By Turkish Hackers

Recent diplomatic tension between Turkey and Netherland and Germany have taken a new twist when Turkish hackers attacked Twitter. Turkish hackers on Wednesday March 15, 2017 hijacked several high profile Twitter accounts and replaced with anti-Nazi messages in Turkish language. These messages were in support of Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan. The diplomatic tension between Turkey 

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Germany Proposes Legislation To Fine Social Media for Fake News And Hate Speech

According to news a new proposed German legislation if passed will allow German government to fine social media networks including Facebook and Twitter for publishing fake news and hate speech. Recently social media networks have been under pressure to combat fake news and hate speech. According to the proposed legislation Facebook and Twitter will have 

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Facebook Takes Step To Prohibit Use of Users Data For Surveillance Tools

It was surprising when reports emerged that Facebook which is one of the largest social network provided feeds of user data to a social media monitoring program which was used by police departments in Oakland, California and Baltimore to track racially charged protests. Facebook was not the only social media network, similar type of data 

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