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Facebook Has No Plan To Lift The Ban On Trump From Its Platforms

Facebook will not be reinstating President Donald Trump’s account on any of its platforms, according to Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri. Facebook does not plan to reactivate outgoing President Donald Trump’s account on any of its platforms at the moment. Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri said in a statement. On Jan. 7, Facebook imposed a

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Facebook To Introduce Disappearing Messages Feature On WhatsApp This Month

Facebook-owned cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp will be introducing a new disappearing messages feature this month. This will allow WhatsApp users to enable disappearing messages while chatting with friends, to delete messages automatically after a week. This option can be enabled by anyone in individual chats, and group admins will be able to turn the disappearing

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Business

Twitter To Follow In Facebook’s Footsteps? Algorithm Shows Racial Bias

Twitter is getting wise to the challenges involved with getting rid of racial bias in algorithms. The social network’s Liz Kelley explained that the company had more analysis to do after cryptographic engineer Tony Arcieri carried out an experiment suggesting Twitter’s algorithm was biased when it comes to prioritizing photos. For the sake of an

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Facebook Teams Up With Ray-Ban To Develop Smart Glasses

Touted as one of the world’s most popular eyewear brands, Ray-Ban is teaming up with Facebook to launch smart glasses. This is the first time the two brands have collaborated to develop smart glasses – a technology other tech titans have tried their hands on but only to either postpone or cancel the commercial launch.

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Mark Zuckerberg Allows Researchers To Study 2020 Election

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook Inc. has teamed up with a group of third-party researchers to figure out how the content and user behavior on social media apps affect the 2020 election. A group comprising 17 university researchers will study how Facebook and Instagram affect political polarization and other similar issues. The group will also look at

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