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Instagram Rolls Out Major Homepage Redesign

Instagram has rolled out its first major homepage redesign in years by leaning further into the TikTok-lead, short video trend and adding a new Reels tab on the home screen for all users, while also adding a Shop tab along the lower function bar to further its eCommerce push.

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Social Media Giants Agree Measures with UK Government to Tackle Vaccine Disinformation

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The UK government and leading social media platforms have reportedly agreed on a set of new measures to tackle the spread of disinformation and misinformation related to vaccines against Covid-19, according to a joint press release published by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and the Department of Health and Social Care.

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LinkedIn Report ‘Record Levels of Engagement’

The global professional networking platform LinkedIn, which has recently reported more than 722 million users, ‘ensures that three people are hired every minute’ and new features make it easier for nearly 40 million job seekers to indicate they’re looking for their next opportunity, according to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

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How Social Media is Preparing for US Election Chaos

The US presidential campaign is drawing to a close as the country prepares to flock to the polls to add to the millions of postal votes already cast. Social media companies, wary of a repeat of the reputational damage they incurred after failing to prepare for a barrage of fake news four years ago, have been taking… Read more »