Instagram will refrain from taking down an ultra-realistic “deepfake video” posted Tuesday of Facebook’s CEO bragging about controlling billions of people’s “stolen” personal data.
The Global Brand Counterfeiting Report 2018 estimated losses due to counterfeiting of high end consumer goods amounted to $98 Billion which includes counterfeiting from offline as well as online mediums.
Facebook Inc’s social networking site, photo-sharing social network Instagram and messaging app WhatsApp were inaccessible to some users on Sunday,downdetector.com, which monitors outages, showed.
Facebook is lifting the lid on the algorithm that decides which posts appear in its news feed, as part of a drive to be more transparent and offer greater control to users.
Facebook-owned Instagram on Tuesday made a move into potentially lucrative e-commerce by adding an option to buy products shown off in posts by selected brands.