WhatsApp uses Stories to try and assuage users’ privacy fears

  • January 30, 2021
WhatsApp really, really wants to keep you from jumping to a rival chat service over its controversial new privacy policy, and it’s using some of its built-in features to get the message across. The Verge has learned that WhatsApp is now using Status…

Spotify taps big-name musicians to help test Instagram-like stories

  • November 27, 2020
If you’re in the festive spirit and you’re already listening to seasonal music, you might have noticed Spotify’s Christmas Hits playlist is looking a little different. The company updated its mammoth mix of holiday songs early Friday. If you open it…

Some Facebook users are about to start seeing Instagram Stories

  • September 4, 2020
The line between Facebook and Instagram continues to blur. The company is testing a new feature that allows users to view Instagram Stories from the main Facebook app.The new feature, which was spotted by Twitter user @ec_wife and confirmed by Facebo…