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Twitter Loses 5 Million Users In Last Quarter

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Twitter on Thursday unveiled fourth-quarter earnings that beat analysts' expectations, posting its fifth profitable quarter in a row. The social...

Instagram Tries to Boost IGTV Views With Previews in Users’ Feeds

Variety reports: "Instagram is trying to get more people to watch longer-form video on IGTV: Starting Thursday, the app is adding IGTV previews that will appear in users’...

Facebook Suffers Setback in Fraud Lawsuit Over Data Harvesting for Trump...

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "A federal judge rules that one county prosecutor is primarily serving the interests of Illinois with an action targeting the...

Mark Zuckerberg reportedly orders Facebook Messenger and Instagram teams to add...

The Verge reports: "Facebook is reportedly looking to add end-to-end encryption to both Facebook Messenger and Instagram Direct chats, according to The New York Times. It’s...

Twitter will get an even darker ‘dark mode’

Tech Crunch reports: "Twitter’s dark mode is about to get darker. In response to a customer’s complaint that Twitter’s dark theme isn’t really black, but more of...

Facebook livestreaming gets easier with Streamlabs OBS support

Venture Beat reports: "Facebook will make game livestreaming easier with its integration of Streamlabs OBS livestreaming software, which enables users to stream their favorite games through...

Facebook says it will invest $300M in local news

Tech Crunch reports: "Facebook plans to make a significant investment in local news over the next three years, with $300 million going to a variety...

Facebook, Mozilla, and others take on India’s proposed new social media...

Venture Beat reports: "Global social media and technology giants are gearing up to fight sweeping new rules proposed by the Indian government that would...

How an Experimental Billion-Dollar Privacy Lawsuit Could Clobber Facebook

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "What if law enforcement was outsourced to class action attorneys? Don't imagine. It's happening as the Cambridge Analytica scandal becomes...

Vietnam threatens to penalize Facebook for breaking its draconian cybersecurity law

Tech Crunch reports: "Well, that didn’t take long. We’re less than ten days into 2019 and already Vietnam is aiming threats at Facebook after it violating...