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Instagram feature accidentally leaks passwords, affected users warned to update

Instagram feature accidentally leaks passwords, affected users warned to update

4 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   3 articles

Another week, another security issue related to Facebook or one of its properties. This time it's Instagram, which has disclosed that a “small number” of users' password were...
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Inside the Pricey War to Influence Your Instagram Feed

7 hours ago   |   Wired

Instagram, YouTube-you name it. Influencers are being paid handsome sums to pitch you products in natural settings. That video you just watched? $50,000.
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Instagram accidentally exposed some user passwords through its data download tool

Instagram accidentally exposed some user passwords through its data download tool

23 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

Instagram has notified some of its users that their password might have been exposed due to a security bug, according to The Information. A spokesperson for the company says...
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Instagram tool accidentally exposes user passwords: Were you affected?

Instagram tool accidentally exposes user passwords: Were you affected?

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends   |   4 articles

Instagram's Download Your Data tool accidentally exposed the passwords of a small number of users. Here is the explanation on what happened, and how to find out which Instagram...
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WhatsApp could wreck Snapchat again by copying ephemeral messaging

WhatsApp could wreck Snapchat again by copying ephemeral messaging

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

WhatsApp already ruined Snapchat's growth once. WhatsApp Status, its clone of Snapchat Stories, now has 450 million daily active users compared to Snapchat's 188 million...
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Instagram bug inadvertently exposed some user's passwords

1 day ago   |   Engadget

According to The Information, Instagram has suffered a serious security leak of its own that could've exposed user's passwords. While Facebook recently had a much more serious...
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Instagram Shopping adds three big features for the holidays

Instagram Shopping adds three big features for the holidays

1 day ago   |   SlashGear

Instagram has launched new features for the holiday season, including the ability to save a shopping collection, shop for goods through business profiles, and shop from feed...
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Instagram addict? Then its new ‘activity dashboard' is here to help

Instagram addict? Then its new ‘activity dashboard' is here to help

2 days ago   |   Digital Trends

Ever get that nagging feeling you're spending too much time on Instagram? Well, a new "activity dashboard" has a bunch of features designed to help you better control how you...
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Build a wish list and shop videos with Instagram's latest shopping update

Build a wish list and shop videos with Instagram's latest shopping update

2 days ago   |   Digital Trends   |   2 articles

Eyeing a product on Instagram? Now there are more ways to shop from the social network. Instagram just rolled out options to save products in a collection as users can also now...
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Facebook reports a massive spike in government demands for data, including secret orders

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Facebook has published the details of 13 historical national security letters it's received for user data. The embattled social media giant said that the letters dated between...
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