Twitter expands research team to examine content moderationThe company will also open an application process to allow more people working in academia, civil society, and journalism to join the Twitter Moderation Research Consortium, a group that Twitter formed in pilot mode earlier this year and has access to the datasets.
How this new Facebook feature can help creators to connect with followersThe platform said that creators can spotlight each other with a Creator Endorsement by inviting their followers to follow another creator that they admire. "We are introducing new features that help creators who use Pages get discovered and connect with their fans," the company wrote on Twitter.
Twitter rolls out new accessibility feature: Here’s how it worksTwitter is rolling out a new feature which will make the social networking platform more accessible to users. In July this Twitter announced a feature called Alt text reminders which is designed to make the platform more accessible to the users who use screen readers. Until now, the feature was limited to a small group of people and now the company has started its global rollout.
Instagram now allow parents to control their kid’s accountInstagram has rolled out a new set of tools which will empower the parents to keep their children safe online. Already introduced in the US, the Meta-owned platform is now bringing the Parental Supervision tools to India. The tools will enable the parents to keep a check on the involvement of their children on Instagram. Along with this, the social networking platform is also introducing Family Center, a new place for parents and guardians to access supervision tools and resources from experts.
Instagram starts testing another feature you use on Twitter, Facebook and TikTokMeta-owned Instagram will soon begin testing the 'resposts' feature for the feed, something which has been missing from Instagram since its inception while being a core feature of Meta's own Facebook, Twitter and even TikTok. However, it would not be available to everyone as Instagram plans to test this feature with a selected group of users to begin with.
Twitter testing ‘share to WhatsApp’ button in IndiaTwitter has begun testing a new way to share tweets to other apps, especially WhatsApp, with a new 'share to WhatsApp' button in India. However, the button does not work as one would expect. Tapping the 'share to WhatsApp' button opens up the share sheet, where one has to select the WhatsApp option again.