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Fleet: Twitter launches disappearing tweets tool worldwide

Concern among some users that Fleets feature, similar to stories on Snapchat and Instagram, creates opportunities for online harassment
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On ‘Dash & Lily,’ New York’s Famed Strand Bookstore Sets the Scene for Young Love

We may be more than a week away from Thanksgiving, but if Instagram is to be believed, audiences are chomping at the bit for holiday programming! Netflix is delivering on that front with “Dash & Lily,” a new original series that dropped last Tuesday. Based upon the popular 2011 YA novel “Dash & Lily’s Book […]
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Tokyo past, present and continuous?

Tokyo is constantly, very visibly changing, and yet in many ways, it looks and remains exactly the same.
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How to Send a Disappearing 'Fleet' on Twitter

After several months in beta, Twitter’s “Fleets” feature is now rolling out to all iOS and Android users. Despite Twitter marketing Fleets as “disappearing” Tweets, they’re really yet another version of the popular “stories” feature found on most social media platforms (including LinkedIn, for some reason), featuring…Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Instagram, Social Networking, Stories, Lifehacks, Fleets


How to change your username on TikTok in a few simple steps

You can change your username on TikTok through your "Me" tab. Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images You can change your username on TikTok from your account settings menu in either the Android or iPhone mobile app. Once you change your TikTok username, you'll have to wait at least 30 days to change it again. Your TikTok username has to be unique — if another user already has the name you want, you can't use it. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories...
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Jack Dorsey says social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook can be addictive — Mark Zuckerberg says the research is 'inconclusive'

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnav Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he believes social media platforms can be addictive.  "I do think, like anything else, these tools can be addictive," Dorsey said. "And we should be aware of that, acknowledge it, and make sure that we are making our customers aware of better patterns of usage. The more information the better here."  Dorsey and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg were asked about app addiction during Tuesday's Senate Judiciary Committee...
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Evening

I decided to go out just as the sun was setting to get some different light. With the time change I have been waking up really early, like 4 AM, so I thought a bit of later activity might keep me from going to bed at 9PM. I guess the time change is still doing a number on me. I’m always happy to see a river boat go by. This bridge had lights coming on. Lovely light but you can see there was a wind by the pattern on the water. I took the exact same photo a year ago. ...
Tags: Travel, Photos, Boat, Paris, Sunset, Seine River, Briges


Sergeant sues LAPD for disciplining him for social-media posts made from Orange County home

A sergeant is suing the Los Angeles Police Department and its chief for allegedly violating his right to free speech by disciplining him for off-duty social-media posts concerning gang violence in songs by the late rapper Nipsey Hussle and other issues. Sgt. Joel Sydanmaa, a 24-year-LAPD veteran, says he was wrongly disciplined for expressing his opinions as a private citizen while off-duty on his personal social-media accounts about public issues, according to the suit filed Monday, Nov. 16. An...
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Twitter Debuts Coward Mode

Great news for chickens: It’s now easier than ever to pretend you never posted that cringe to Twitter, which is rolling out a new, Instagram Stories-like type of post that auto-deletes after 24 hours. These are called Fleets, which is slightly confusing until you realize it’s a bad pun.Read more...
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Rupert Grint breaks Attenborough's Instagram record

Harry Potter actor Rupert Grint racked up a million followers in just over four hours.
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Rupert Grint breaks Sir David Attenborough's Instagram record

Harry Potter actor Rupert Grint racked up a million followers in just over four hours.
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Neon nights: the living art of fireflies – in pictures

Photographer Kei Nomiyama captured dreamy, long-exposure images of fireflies in the mountains of Shikoku Island – the smallest of Japan’s four main islands Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Japan, Culture, Asia Pacific, Art and design, Shikoku Island, Kei Nomiyama


Instagram Reels: How to Edit a Draft Reel

If you've ever saved an Instagram Reels video as a draft, our guide will show you where to find these drafts so that you can continue editing them. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram application on iOS. Step 1: On your Instagram profile, tap the Reels icon above your feed. Step 2: Tap...
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GetInsta app for effective presence on Instagram platform

We present a new version (version 2.0) of the GetInsta application, which primarily serves for a positive presence… The post GetInsta app for effective presence on Instagram platform appeared first on Gadget Advisor.
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TikTok expands parental controls to include search, commenting, and account privacy

TikTok today announced it’s expanding its parental control feature set known as Family Pairing to give parents additional tools to manage various aspects of their teen’s account as well as their privacy on the social video platform. The new tools will allow parents to set their teen’s account to private, control whether their Liked Videos are visible to others, control who can comment on the teen’s videos, and even decide whether the teen is allowed to use TikTok’s search feature. When Family Pa...
Tags: Apps, Instagram, Tech, Liked Videos


Instagram expands new ‘Guides’ feature to all users

Earlier this year, Instagram launched a new feature called “Guides,” which allowed creators to share tips, resources and other longer-form content in a dedicated tab on their user profiles. Initially, Instagram limited Guides to a select group of creators who were publishing content focused on mental health and well-being. Today, the company says it’s making the format available to all users, and expanding Guides to include other types of content, as well — including Products, Places, and Pos...
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Instagram’s Guides Feature Branches Out to Places, Posts, Products

Instagram is expanding the Guides feature it debuted in May. When Guides first debuted, during the early stages of the pandemic, the focus was on wellness and mental health-related content and enabling users to easily discover recommendations, tips and other content from creators, organizations, public figures and publishers. Instagram said in a blog post Tuesday,...
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Instagram expands new ‘Guides’ feature to all users, upgrades Search

Earlier this year, Instagram launched a new feature called “Guides,” which allowed creators to share tips, resources and other longer-form content in a dedicated tab on their user profiles. Initially, Instagram limited Guides to a select group of creators who were publishing content focused on mental health and well-being. Today, the company says it’s making the format available to all users, and expanding Guides to include other types of content, as well — including Products, Places, and Pos...
Tags: Social, Instagram, Tech, Website, Guides, Software, Canada, Ireland, Social Network, Travel Guides, Operating Systems, Mobile Software, Social Software, Australia New Zealand, U S U K, Like Button


I'm a chess grandmaster who's made over $280,000 from esports tournaments. As the highest-rated blitz player in the world, I spend up to 7 hours a day playing chess online.

Hikaru Nakamura is a professional esports athlete and champion chess player. TSM Hikaru Nakamura is a 32-year-old esports athlete based in Los Angeles, California. He is the first chess player to join the esports team TSM (formerly Team SoloMid). According to Esports Earnings, Nakamura has made over $281,000 in winnings from online chess tournaments in 2020. At 15, Nakamura became the youngest American to win the title of chess Grandmaster, and competed worldwide as a professional chess pl...
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Facebook’s Messenger Kids app redesigned to look more like Messenger

Facebook today is rolling out an updated version of its Messenger Kids app with the goal of making it easier for kids to interact with their friends and family, navigate the app, and personalize their experience with features like custom chat bubble colors. The redesign also gives the kid-friendly app a look-and-feel that’s more like Messenger itself. The updated app does away with the larger, colorful blocks that would flash when messages arrive for a more traditional messaging app design...
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Peru's week of protests – in pictures

Peru’s capital is reeling from an intense week of pro-democracy protests marked by accusations of police brutality. The impeachment of former president Martín Vizcarra unleashed nationwide demonstrations and what analysts have called Peru’s worst political crisis in more than a decade Continue reading...
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Helen George stuns fans with rare photo of her mini-me daughter Wren

Helen George has taken to Instagram with a sweet photo of her daughter, Wren. The Call the...
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Friends star Matthew Perry worries fans after sharing glimpse inside his living room

Friends star Matthew Perry joined Instagram at the beginning of the year, much to the...
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Ayda Field reveals the sweetest love note from Robbie Williams

Couple goals! Ayda Field has taken to Instagram to share a photo of a love note from her...
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Capturing Madrid's history – in photographs

A new book, Madrid, celebrates the daily life, urban landscape and the unique character of the Spanish capital. The city’s history and its protagonists are represented in work by Alfonso, Ramón Masats, Joana Biarnés and Alberto García-Alix, among others Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Spain, Madrid, Alfonso Ramón Masats Joana Biarnés, Alberto García Alix


From Che Guevara to lockdown: photo book tells story of Madrid

Work features images by some of the most famous photographers of the past centuryCapturing Madrid’s history – in photographsOne warm June weekend 61 years ago, a scruffily bearded Argentinian on his way from Cuba to Cairo stopped over in Madrid. With almost a day to kill between flights, he did what any tourist of the time would have done: explored the city, visited a bullring, had breakfast and did a little shopping.He was, however, no ordinary tourist. A photograph taken very early that Sunday...
Tags: Europe, Photography, Spain, Culture, Art and design, Cuba, Madrid, Che Guevara, Cairo



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