The latest experimental Threads features let you save drafts and take photos in-app

Meta is currently testing a few features for Threads, including Adam Mosseri, head of Instagram. describe as some of the “most requested” features of the social network. One of these experimental features is the ability to save drafts. Users will be able to easily save a message they have entered as a draft which they … Read more

Meta is testing cross-posts from Facebook to Threads

Despite rapid accumulation over 100 million users, Meta's Threads hasn't exactly broken through the zeitgeist like its main rival, X/Twitter, has. He is probably still waiting for his plane moment on the Hudson. Still, Meta does what it can to attract attention and keep tabs on the text-based platform, including posting popular threads on Facebook … Read more

Meta will make advertisers cover Apple’s 30 percent fee on boosted Facebook and Instagram posts

says it will start requiring businesses and influencers to cover the cost of 30% fees bill when they pay to promote their posts on the Facebook and Instagram iOS apps. In 2022, Apple to apply the 30% discount on digital purchases to boosted posts, claiming they were actually in-app purchases. Meta now passes this additional … Read more

NVIDIA becomes the third most valuable US company at Alphabet’s expense

NVIDIA is doing very well. The chipmaker overtook Google parent Alphabet to become the third most valuable company in the United States. Reuters reports. The news comes almost immediately after Nvidia has overtaken Amazon in the rankings, with the company now valued at $1.83 trillion. Globally, it occupies fourth place, behind the American companies Microsoft … Read more

New York City is suing social media firms for allegedly harming the mental health of children

After designating social media as “risk to public health” at the end of January, New York City is now pursue Meta, Google, Snap and TikTok for “fueling the youth mental health crisis nationwide.” Specifically, these companies face three counts in the lawsuit: public nuisance, negligence and gross negligence. Mayor Eric Adams' administration accuses TikTok, Instagram, … Read more

Meta takes down Chinese Facebook accounts posing as US military families

Meta took down a network of fake accounts posing as U.S. military families and anti-war activists. The fake accounts on Facebook and Instagram originated in China and targeted American audiences, according to the company's security researchers. Meta detailed the takedowns in its latest Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior (CIB) report. The group of fake accounts was relatively … Read more

Unsurprisingly, Zuck thinks the Quest 3 is a ‘better product’ than Apple’s Vision Pro

Meta chief Mark Zuckerberg published a review of Apple Vision Pro on Instagram, reminding everyone that the rivalry between the two companies has deepened further with the launch of the latter's mixed reality headset. In the video shot with a Meta Quest 3, Zuckerberg did not mince his words when contrasting the Vision Pro with … Read more

Meta is testing a trending topics feature on Threads

Meta is testing a new feature that will allow Threads users to see what types of conversations are trending on the platform. The app has started testing “top trending topics” in the United States, Mark Zuckerberg explained in on the discussions. The feature will surface “hot topics that others are discussing” and appear in search … Read more

Instagram and Threads will no longer recommend political content

Meta goes recommend political content to Instagram or Threads users, according to Instagram boss Adam Mosseri. He said users will still see political content from accounts they follow, but apps will no longer proactively amplify such posts. THE changewhich will roll out “over the coming weeks,” will apply to public accounts in places where Meta's … Read more

Meta and TikTok sue to get out of paying the EU’s fee for policing content

ByteDance, owner of Meta and TikTok, is not in favor of paying the European Union to regulate them. Companies have challenged monitoring fees set by EU moderators, who are now required to monitor Meta, TikTok and other major platforms under the Digital Services Act (DSA), Political reports. Meta first announced its action, with ByteDance following … Read more