Tuesday, July 27

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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 ...
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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, ...
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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...
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Facebook will warn users for viewing extremist content | Digital Trends Spanish

Facebook is testing a new type of alerts that will seek to warn users who have recently viewed extremist content. The platform will also provide confidential help resources to those who think that someone close to them is becoming radicalized. This information has been confirmed by the company, through its spokesman Andy Stone, who has indicated that these tests are being carried out for now on a small number of users. Of course, depending on how people's response evolves, it could be extended to more users. Screenshots shared on Twitter by journalist Matt Navarra show that Facebook is warning people that “they may have recently been exposed to harmful extremist content,” and warns them that these types of groups seek to “manipulate anger and disappointment” from people. Facebook is no...
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Instagram would include a sticker for links in their stories | Digital Trends Spanish

Traditionally, Instagram has limited the availability of the function that allows you to include links in the stories of its platform. However, now the social network could present an important change in this matter, which would be well received by users. According to an article by The Verge, Instagram is testing to incorporate a new sticker that allows the user to include links in their stories. These stickers would resemble the location marks that can currently be included in posts. Thus, instead of forcing users to scroll up to access the link, it would be enough to just press the sticker to directly enter the added page. Also, these stickers will allow users to respond to stories that include links, something that previously could not be done with the traditional swipe-up. Accordi...
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iOS will allow you to share tweets as Instagram stories | Digital Trends Spanish

No more screenshots. Or that, at least, is what iOS users can say. The Twitter app has been updated so that anyone can easily share their tweets as Instagram stories. The new tool works with the iOS options section; Thus, just touch the share icon below any tweet and select Instagram Stories from the list of applications. While on Instagram, the tweet can be resized, repositioned and adorned with the standard selection of text, stickers, music and annotations from the message service. Until recently, those who wanted to share a tweet on Instagram had to take a screenshot of the application and upload it manually to stories. Fortunately, for those who use Apple's mobile operating system at least, the new feature makes the result look much more elegant. However, according to an article...
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Why did Google Plus end up a failure? | Digital Trends Spanish

In an age where practically most people have an account on a social network, many anticipated a success when Google announced its own network, dubbed Google+ (Google Plus or G +). When it was launched in 2011, we were all used to the company turning everything it touched into gold, so we could expect the same for its brand new social network, which emerged as a competition for Facebook and Twitter. However, Google+ never finished convincing users and ended up ceasing to exist, becoming one of the biggest failures of the technology company. Precisely, on November 7, but 2011, Google launched Google + Pages that allowed brands and companies to also join this social network, something like Facebook Pages. However, not even this strategy served to help get this platform off the ground....
comunidad, Modmail, red social, Reddit, Redes sociales, subreddit

How to create a community on Reddit | Digital Trends Spanish

The social news website Reddit has become one of the most popular sites on the web. Their success is largely due to their enthusiastic user-driven communities known as subreddits, which allow almost any Reddit user to create a community around a particular topic or interest. These communities allow conversations between users about their passions, as well as fun discoveries about the world in general. This is what also makes Reddit so addictive: its seemingly endless supply of new subreddits to explore, which you can also participate in. But your role on the site doesn't have to remain passive. Becoming a moderator of your own subreddit is easier than you think. This is all you need to know to create your own subreddit. Step 1: Log in and click Create Community To create a sub...
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Twitter toughens measures against hate speech and violence | Digital Trends Spanish

The micro-messaging social network Twitter announced an update to its policies on insecure links, with the aim of correcting some gaps that had been revealed. In this way, as of July 30, it will begin to censor tweets related to hate speech and violence. Twitter stated that accounts that frequently tweet links for hateful behavior can also potentially be suspended. The social network tends to take action on insecure links in two ways: completely banning a particular link so that it cannot be tweeted, or displaying a warning to any user who clicks on it, he reported. Digital Trends. The updated policy warns that Twitter will block links to “content that promotes violence, threatens or harasses other people based on race, ethnicity, national origin, caste, sexual orienta...