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acoso, Adam Mosseri, función, herramienta, Instagram, Noticias, plataforma, Redes sociales, usuarios

Instagram tests Limits, a new anti-bullying tool | Digital Trends Spanish

Adam Mosseri, director of Instagram, has confirmed that the social network is testing a new feature called Limits, which would allow users to block their accounts when they are victims of harassment. The announcement was made through a video where the executive condemned the cases of racism suffered by some players of the England National Team after losing the final in the last match of the European Championship. As reported through some leaked images, this new feature allows you to temporarily limit comments and messages from specific groups of followers. Instagram has a NEW 'Limits' feature to help you manage harassment from groups of people - Instagram will recommend groups of accounts you may want to limit comments and messages from - Limited comments and messages will be hidden un...
aplicacion, diseño, Noticias, plataforma, Redes sociales, tuitis, TweetDeck, Twitter

Twitter redesigns TweetDeck with additional new features | Digital Trends Spanish

TweetDeck, Twitter's post management tool, has undergone a major renovation by the company. Thus, some additional functions have been incorporated as part of a platform test to design a subscription service. For now, this test has been applied to small groups of users in countries such as the United States, Canada and Australia, who have shared a redesigned version of the TweetDeck manager. TwitterKayvon Beykpour, Product Manager of the platform, explained that this redesign includes additional functions such as a complete tweet composer, advanced search functions, new types of columns and a new way to group them more similar to how it looks in the Twitter application. . We're testing new features in TweetDeck for a small group in the US, Canada and Australia. These include a full Twe...
creadores, dinero, Noticias, plataforma, Redes sociales, Super Thanks, usuarios, YouTube

New YouTube function allows giving money to creators | Digital Trends Spanish

YouTube announced that it is testing Super Thanks, a new feature that allows users of the video platform to send money, in the form of tips, to content creators. Basically, it is a way for fans to thank, through money, the youtubers who constantly post videos on the site. According to the announcement, Super Thanks has already been tested in 68 countries, and is available both in its desktop version and from the YouTube applications for iOS and Android. Youtube.It appears with a new button that you see next to the popular likes, dislikes and share; It has a heart icon with the $ symbol and the inscription "thank you." Once it is pressed, the platform invites to thank with a Super Thanks. There are four fixed amounts available: $ 2, $ 5, $ 10, or $ 50. When this option is chosen, YouT...
llamadas, llamadas grupales, Mensajería instantánea, Noticias, plataforma, Redes sociales, Telefonía celular, usuarios, whatsapp

WhatsApp improves your group calls with a new function | Digital Trends Spanish

Group calls have allowed us to stay in touch with our friends or family during the pandemic. For this reason, the different platforms that offer the function have improved it and enabled new functions. One of the most popular and used in the last year is WhatsApp. The downside to this messaging service is that if the user is not available when called, they can be left out of a group call. This problem has remained in the past, since, from now on, WhatsApp allows one to join a group call at any time, even if it already started without us. WhatsAppIn this way, if the person accesses a group of which they is part and realizes that a call is being made at that moment, they can join it with the push of a button. For this, yes, it is necessary to have been invited before. The platform also...
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CNN plans to launch CNN Plus, a new streaming service | Digital Trends Spanish

The offer of streaming platforms that deliver audiovisual content is growing. Many companies and studies have realized the convenience of this service, which has benefited from the long period of the pandemic. Now CNN could be added to the range of possibilities. In accordance with a note from Variety, the cable news giant could launch CNN Plus sometime in the first quarter. Thus, this new service "complements CNN's main linear networks and digital platforms to serve CNN superfans, news junkies and fans of quality non-fiction programming," according to a company statement. . At the moment the values ​​that this new bet would have have not been made known. According to the article, the company is still evaluating the price of CNN Plus. What is known is that there will not be an ad-su...
acosos, cuentas, normas, Noticias, pandemia, plataforma, red social, Redes sociales, Twitter

Twitter suspended one million accounts for harassment | Digital Trends Spanish

Twitter had to suspend nearly a million accounts for violating its anti-bullying rules during the second half of last year. This constitutes 142 percent more than in the previous period. The platform also removed a total of 3.8 million posts that violated its policies. This information was shared in the last transparency report, which includes moderation measures and requests for access to information registered between July 1 and December 31, 2020, a period in which the social network has recognized that COVID- 19 had "a great impact on their activity." Thus, the social network had to take proactive actions to prevent manipulation related to the pandemic in 10.3 million accounts. In this way, it suspended 597 accounts and removed 3,846 content from the platform in the second part of ...
Features, Jack Dorsey, plataforma, Redes sociales, Twitter

Controversial and profitable: this is how Twitter has evolved | Digital Trends Spanish

It started as a platform that allowed you to send short messages via SMS. It was launched in March 2006, but it was launched until July 15, 2006. That is, today Twitter celebrates fifteen years of life. At that time it was not even called as we know it today, in fact it was written Twttr, a name that was chosen by Noah Glass, one of its founders for, supposedly, imitating the trill of a bird, which could have some correspondence with Larry, the bird that appears as an icon of the social network. Twiiit, Twich, and Stat.us were also thought of as names. At that premature time, the color of the platform was green and it is very likely that none of its creators, not even Jack Dorsey, imagined the scope that their social network project would have. Today, Twitter is valued at $ 40,000 mil...
clubhouse, Fleets, Instagram, Noticias, plataforma, red social, Redes sociales, Twitter

Twitter recognizes its failure and decides to close Fleets | Digital Trends Spanish

After eight months in operation, Twitter decided to close Fleets, your Instagram-style stories project. This function, which will remain active until the beginning of August, allows you to share publications with temporary visibility. Of course, the decision of the social network is justified by the fact that Fleets did not have the expected reception, much less helped to compete with Instagram. “We were hoping that Fleets would help more people feel comfortable joining the conversation on Twitter. But, since we introduced Fleets to the world, we have not seen an increase in the number of people joining these conversations as we expected, ”explained Ilya Brown, vice president of product at Twitter. TwitterNow, the section that was previously occupied by Fleets will be used by Spaces, ...
empleo, Estados Unidos, Noticias, plataforma, red social, Redes sociales, TikTok, trabajo, videos

Now TikTok helps you find your next job | Digital Trends Spanish

Your next job may be found thanks to TikTok. The platform is testing a new system that allows applying for a job through a video presentation. This feature is called Resumes, and it is being tested in the United States. According to the social network, there are already several companies that are interested in finding new employees through its application. The user who is interested in applying for a job, must create a video with the hashtag #TikTokResumes and count in the registry their qualities, aspirations, work experiences and studies. Basically, it is a new way of publishing the resume. Thus, people will be able to use all the tools offered by the platform to create a video, such as the option to add music, filters and stickers. Of course, TikTok recommends not sharing personal...
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Twitter wants you to know when they look for you by name | Digital Trends Spanish

Twitter is testing new privacy features, one of the most interesting is a tool that notifies users when other people have searched for their profile name. The new function allows them to choose if they want to be found in this way, with time limits. Lena Emara, Twitter product designer, has published a series of new privacy features on her account that would seek to achieve “a healthier Twitter”, offering more control to users to limit unwanted interactions. Privacy is one of those things everyone wants, but it's not a one-size-fits-all. Very early concepts in 🧵are ways I'm exploring to make Twitter healthier. These are just ideas and not being built (yet?), So your feedback is helpful! pic.twitter.com/zgo85nFMkd & mdash; Lena Emara (@LenaEmara) July 6, 2021 This new option allows yo...