Articles about Meta

NFTs are coming soon to Instagram feed, stories, and messages

10 May 2022

Technology
NFTs are coming soon to Instagram feed, stories, and messages

Instagram has decided to join the NFT party. The social media platform will soon start testing NFTs with select US creators, said Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri.

WhatsApp gets emoji reactions and new Group Chat features

06 May 2022

Technology
WhatsApp gets emoji reactions and new Group Chat features

WhatsApp, the world's most popular messaging app, has announced that it is rolling out the ability to share files up to 2GB via Group Chats.

WhatsApp Communities and other updates coming this year

15 Apr 2022

Technology
WhatsApp Communities and other updates coming this year

WhatsApp is set to launch a new feature called "communities" to improve upon group conversations on its messaging platform.

Facebook, Instagram allow posts urging violence against Russian leaders, soldiers

11 Mar 2022

Technology
Facebook, Instagram allow posts urging violence against Russian leaders, soldiers

In a temporary change to its hate speech policy, Meta has allowed Facebook and Instagram users from select countries to call for violence against Russian soldiers and leaders.

This couple will hold wedding reception at Hogwarts in metaverse!

17 Jan 2022

India
This couple will hold wedding reception at Hogwarts in metaverse!

A Tamil Nadu couple, who met on Instagram, is checking several boxes with their upcoming wedding reception.

WhatsApp could soon let you create your own stickers

25 Nov 2021

Technology
WhatsApp could soon let you create your own stickers

Meta's messaging service, WhatsApp, is reportedly working on a feature so users can create their own stickers on the app.

WhatsApp introduces two new privacy-centric features for users in India

23 Nov 2021

Technology
WhatsApp introduces two new privacy-centric features for users in India

Meta-owned instant messaging service WhatsApp has introduced two new safety features for users in India, called Flash Calls and Message Level Reporting.

Did Facebook collude with the Election Commission of India?

22 Nov 2021

Business
Did Facebook collude with the Election Commission of India?

Facebook's internal documents from 2019 revealed by whistleblower Frances Haugen show that in the days leading up to the 2019 general elections in India, the tech giant convinced the Election Commission of India (ECI) to drop its plans of introducing rigid social media regulation.

With focus on virtual reality, Facebook changes name to 'Meta'

29 Oct 2021

Business
With focus on virtual reality, Facebook changes name to 'Meta'

Facebook has announced that it has changed its parent company name to 'Meta.' The new moniker is based on the sci-fi term metaverse.