Category: Social

Twitter struggles continue as it reports slowest quarterly revenue growth since 2013

Twitter struggles continue as it reports slowest quarterly revenue growth since 2013

Investors hammered Twitter Inc on Thursday after the social network reported its slowest quarterly revenue growth since going public in 2013, struggling to attract advertisers amid intense competition from Snap Inc’s Snapchat and Facebook Inc. The company’s shares fell as much as 10% to $16.81 in premarket trading. Revenue grew just 1 percent to $717.2 million, missing analysts’ average estimate […]

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WhatsApp rolls out ‘Two-Step Verification’ for everyone; Here is why it is important

WhatsApp rolls out ‘Two-Step Verification’ why it is important

Finally, WhatsApp is rolling out an update that adds Two-Step Authentication to your WhatsApp account. This feature is an essential method to ensure the safety of your WhatsApp account. WhatsApp had been internally testing this feature since the last few months to finalise the exact implementation of the security countermeasure with reports going back to July last year. This feature […]

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Facebook will now let you donate resources to a disaster area via the new Community Help feature

Facebook will now let you donate resources to a disaster area via the new Community Help feature

Facebook Safety Check is a feature that lets users in a disaster-affected area “check-in” to let their friends know that they’re safe. A planned upgrade to Safety Check, called Community Help, is now live. Community Help was announced last year and was intended to expand on the scope of Safety Check. While Safety Check would only let you let others […]

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Here are 12 things that you didn’t know WhatsApp could do

12 things that you didn’t know WhatsApp could do

WhatsApp is probably the most used app on your smartphone. With over 1.2 billion users the popularity of WhatsApp is not in question. But despite it being such a popular app, I’m pretty sure that many of you don’t know its true potential. Allow me to enlighten you. The readers who have been following us know that WhatsApp has stepped […]

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Facebook will now let you donate resources to a disaster area via the new Community Help feature

Lawyer representing Facebook claims that the company can’t monitor all the posts on the platform

Though Facebook controls what you see in your News Feed, its lawyer claims not everything can be controlled – like policing all racist posts – media reports said. According to a report in Engadget on Wednesday, while defending against a German lawsuit over misuse of photos in fake news, Facebook’s attorney said it wasn’t possible for Facebook to watch for […]

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