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Regulation in the digital age: Breaking up big tech not a solution says Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom
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Regulation in the digital age: Breaking up big tech not a solution says Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom

Microsoft was found guilty of repeatedly violating antitrust laws and in a settlement agreed to stop some tactics.

Dark UX design and digital loneliness: How technology is weaponised to keep you hooked on to social media
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Dark UX design and digital loneliness: How technology is weaponised to keep you hooked on to social media

Unchecked screen time, hacking the brain to get you hooked on to social media apps is playing havoc with our mental wellbeing

Instagram founders left due to disagreement with Zuckerberg on app's future: Report
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Instagram founders left due to disagreement with Zuckerberg on app's future: Report

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger left the company in September 2018.

Instagram promotes Vishal Shah as head of product after co-founders quit
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Instagram promotes Vishal Shah as head of product after co-founders quit

Shah has assumed the position previously held by Adam Mosseri, who was appointed as Instagram head in October.

Mark Zuckerberg's tough management style has alienated top Facebook execs: Report
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Mark Zuckerberg's tough management style has alienated top Facebook execs: Report

Zuckerberg told his top executives that he would be going on a war footing and adopting a more aggressive managerial style

Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey was fired from Facebook for supporting Trump: Report
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Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey was fired from Facebook for supporting Trump: Report

Luckey left Facebook amid controversy surrounding his political contributions and financial support of far-right groups.

Instagram’s Kevin Systrom: No one ever leaves a job because everything’s awesome
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Instagram’s Kevin Systrom: No one ever leaves a job because everything’s awesome

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resigned from Facebook last month abruptly.

Instagram co-founders appoint long-time Facebook executive Adam Mosseri as new boss
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Instagram co-founders appoint long-time Facebook executive Adam Mosseri as new boss

Adam Mosseri who is currently the VP of product, will take over the reigns from Systrom and Krieger.

Facebook's David Marcus responds to Brian Acton's interview, calls him 'low-class'
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Facebook's David Marcus responds to Brian Acton's interview, calls him 'low-class'

Defending the company and Zuckerberg, Marcus said: "It's actually a whole new standard of low-class."

Facebook shares fall over 2 percent after the departure of Instagram founders
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Facebook shares fall over 2 percent after the departure of Instagram founders

Instagram has over 1 billion MAUs, a sharp rise from the 30 million users when Facebook bought it.

The departure of Instagram's founders is symptomatic of deeper issues at Facebook
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The departure of Instagram's founders is symptomatic of deeper issues at Facebook

While the founders were around, the independence of these apps was at least a stray ray of hope.

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger to reportedly resign from Facebook
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Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger to reportedly resign from Facebook

This sudden departure might add on to the challenges that are being faced by the parent company.

Four persons of Indian-origin feature in Fortune's 40 under 40 list of most influential people in business
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Four persons of Indian-origin feature in Fortune's 40 under 40 list of most influential people in business

Chief Finance Officer of the US largest automaker, General Motors Dhivya Suryadevara comes in at the 4th spot, followed by Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud (14), Cofounder and Co-CEO of Robinhood Baiju Bhatt (24) and Female Founders Fund founding partner Anu Duggal (32)

Facebook testing a Do Not Disturb feature to put off notifications for sometime
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Facebook testing a Do Not Disturb feature to put off notifications for sometime

Facebook is working on ways to maintain the digital well being of its users.

Instagram's IGTV has its sights set on YouTube for attracting content creators
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Instagram's IGTV has its sights set on YouTube for attracting content creators

YouTube has a virtual monopoly in video-streaming space for creators, could IGTV shake things up?

Sean Parker on what Facebook is doing 'to our children's brains'; says site was made to exploit human vulnerability
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Sean Parker on what Facebook is doing 'to our children's brains'; says site was made to exploit human vulnerability

Calling himself 'something of a conscientious objector' on social media, Parker said he was worried about what social networks are doing to children's brains.

Kevin Systrom, CEO of Instagram believes that they are ‘building’ on Snapchat
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Kevin Systrom, CEO of Instagram believes that they are ‘building’ on Snapchat

Systrom endorsed that Instagram's "Stories" feature is "definitely similar" to Snapchat's version, but argued that it did not establish that they were copying.

Instagram Direct now allows users to send images and videos to friends privately
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Instagram Direct now allows users to send images and videos to friends privately

Private messaging is the new black. Instagram, jumping onto the bandwagon, now brings in Instagram Direct...

Nokia teases Instagram for Windows Phone, app coming soon
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Nokia teases Instagram for Windows Phone, app coming soon

Instagram is finally coming to Windows Phone and users are already excited about the prospect. In a bid to raise the levels of excitement, Nokia has tweeted