On its way to amassing more than a billion users, Instagram has become the most powerful force in shaping commerce this side of Amazon.com.
Facebook is pursuing rights to music videos from major record labels, programming that could boost interest in its Watch video service, according to people familiar with the matter.
Underscoring the importance of social media to South African smartphone users, Telkom has unveiled a series of new “social bundles”, offering access from as little as R1.
Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook”.
The British home secretary has called for a backdoor into end-to-end encrypted messaging platforms in a bid to tackle security threats.