Apple Inc is making a change to its mobile operating system that will restrict a feature that apps like Facebook Inc’s Messenger and WhatsApp use to make voice calls over the internet, The Information reported on Tuesday.
The social media giant Facebook is headed toward an agreement with the US government over its privacy policies and practices.
Sri Lanka said on Monday it was temporarily blocking some social media networks and messaging apps after mosques and Muslim-owned businesses were attacked.
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.