Facebook Messenger is down as app crashes for users across UK and Europe

Facebook, Messenger and Instagram Down: Apps Crash for Users in UK and Europe

Facebook and Instagram users are reporting a sudden outage in across Europe and parts of the UK today, 10th December London appears to be the worst affected area in the UK, according to the website DownDetector. The site monitors usage patterns across various online services and started receiving reports of problems at around 9am this […]

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WhatsApp users forced to accept new privacy conditions

WhatsApp: Users “Forced” to Accept the New Privacy Rules

PERSONAL DATA: Users will have until the 8th February 2021 to validate the new terms of use, otherwise they will no longer be able to use the WhatsApp application. Take it or leave it. At the start of 2021, WhatsApp will change the conditions of use of its services, and in particular, the way in which the application processes users’ personal […]

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Facebook libra crytocurrency changes name to Diem

Libra: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Changes Name and is Now Called Diem

VIRTUAL CURRENCY: The objective of this name change is to mark a little more distance between Diem – formerly Libra – and Facebook, its initiator The development of its cryptocurrency has not been a long quiet river for Facebook. The project has indeed been strongly criticized by many regulators. The latter feared that Facebook’s cryptocurrency could be a threat to the […]

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Libra: Facebook's cryptocurrency would go on sale in January

Libra: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Could Launch in January 2021

ECONOMY: This virtual Facebook currency will not look like it originally intended Announced in June 2019, the cryptocurrency imagined by Facebook would finally be ready to be launched, assures the Financial Times. Libra could indeed make its appearance in January 2021, after having faced many obstacles. Unexpected events that had a direct impact on the Facebook project. In the end, the Libra will not quite […]

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Facebook is going to start removing false claims about the new Covid-19 vaccines

Facebook to Remove False Claims About New Covid-19 Vaccines

Facebook has said it will start removing false claims about new coronavirus vaccines after it was revealed jabs could be rolled out as soon as next week. The social media site will remove disinformation – including claims vaccines contain microchips or anything else not on the official ingredient list – but warned it will ‘not […]

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What if Facebook and Instagram stopped working in Europe?

What If Facebook and Instagram Stopped Working in Europe?

The obligation to stop transfers of personal data between the European Union and the United States has been suspended for the moment but will be reviewed in November by the Irish justice After obtaining a temporary suspension of a court decision asking it to stop the flow of personal data of users from Europe to the United States, Facebook is going further. The social […]

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An extension to recover the old version of Facebook

An Extension to Recover the Old Web Version of Facebook

SOCIAL NETWORKS: The extension is available on Chrome and Firefox, although on the latter, the old version of Facebook still seems available As expected, Facebook has moved away from its old design in favour of a more streamlined version that visually approaches the mobile application. If for a while, users had the choice between the two versions, […]

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United States: Donald Trump Signs Decree to Limit Protection for Twitter and Facebook

SOCIAL NETWORKS: The President, Donald Trump, very active on Twitter, is furious since the report of two of his messages stamped “misleading” Ulcerated by Twitter’s attitude towards him, Donald Trump signed a decree this Thursday aimed at limiting the protection of social networks and the latitude they enjoy in moderating their content. “We are here to defend freedom of expression […]

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Dark Mode, More Fluidity… Here are the New Features from Facebook 1

Dark Mode, More Fluidity… Here are the New Features from Facebook

The Facebook social network offers a new, simpler and faster design. Like Messenger, it is now possible to activate the dark mode. Change of look for Facebook. Tested for several months, the new social network interface is now accessible worldwide with the main new feature being the dark mode. In a press release, the group details this novelty: A faster […]

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Facebook launches Messenger Rooms in response to Zoom

What is Messenger Rooms, Facebook’s Response to Zoom?

SOCIAL NETWORKS: Messenger Rooms is the new video conferencing service from Facebook. Video calls can accommodate up to 50 people, and last as long as desired Facebook responds to the competition. With confinement, videoconferences have multiplied in the world of work but also among individuals. To counter the expansion of Zoom or Teams, video software that has conquered millions of confined users, Facebook […]

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