Facebook Oversight Board: Everything You Need to Know About the Platform’s ‘Supreme Court’

Facebook’s Oversight Board announced an expansion of its remit so that users can appeal content left up on the site as well as content taken down. Here are some key facts about how the board works. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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WhatsApp ‘Illegal’ Data Collection Halted by German Regulator

Germany’s lead data protection regulator for Facebook said that it was taking action against the social network to prevent the collection of personal data from users of its WhatsApp messaging app. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Netflix Kids Profiles Redesigned With an Emphasis on Characters

Netflix is redesigning Kids profiles to make them more character-driven. Certain Netflix Kids titles will be highlighted as “My Favourites”, accompanied by a character from the series or movie in question. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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India’s Mobile Payments Revolution Slowed Down by Tech Glitches at Big Banks

The networks of India’s biggest banks have struggled to keep pace with India’s mobile payments revolution, crashing again and again. The outages are exposing years of underinvestment in technology and a surprising lack of preparedness, analysts and executives say. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Instagram Ramadan Stickers for Stories Launched, Created By Bahrain Illustrator Hala AlAbbasi

Instagram worked with Hala AlAbbasi, an illustrator in Bahrain, to create these three stickers. She was inspired by her favourite aspects of Ramadan, and chose to reflect on the “beautiful moments that we share together”. In order to use these stickers, open your Instagram Story tray by swiping up while…

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WhatsApp Privacy Policy Probe on Competition Aspect, CCI Tells Delhi High Court

CCI said it was looking into the competition aspect of WhatsApp’s new privacy policy, and not the alleged violation of individuals’ privacy which was being looked into by the Supreme Court. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Twitter to Open First Africa Office in Ghana to Tap Fast-Growing Market

Twitter said on Monday that it will open its first Africa office in Ghana, as the social media company seeks to tap some of the world’s fastest-growing markets. Nearly 59 percent of African internet users had Facebook accounts as of March 2021, StatCounter figures show, compared with 11.75 percent who…

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WhatsApp Vulnerability Discovered That Could Allow Attackers to Suspend Your Account Remotely

WhatsApp is found to have a vulnerability that can allow an attacker to suspend your account remotely using your phone number. A large number of WhatsApp users are at risk as a remote attacker can deactivate WhatsApp on your phone and then restrict you from activating it back. Read…

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Gundam Live-Action Movie Set at Netflix With Jordan Vogt-Roberts as Director

Netflix is making a live-action Gundam movie with Jordan Vogt-Roberts (Kong: Skull Island) set as director and producer. Brian K. Vaughan wrote the screenplay. Legendary Pictures is producing. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Will Smith Apple TV+ Film Emancipation Georgia Shooting Cancelled Over Controversial Voting Law

Will Smith film Emancipation on slavery won’t be filmed in Georgia, US over the state’s enacting of a controversial voting law that critics say is intended to depress turnout in Black and other underrepresented communities. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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