The LAPD has instructed officers to collect social media data and social security numbers on everyone they stop.
TikTok has unveiled new protections for teens, including limiting notifications at night.
Facebook has announced it will make new Instagram accounts for teens under 16 private by default.
The Federal Trade Commission may target Google and Facebook’s data, and the algorithms they rely on, as part of a larger antitrust crackdown.
Popular chat and social media app WeChat, known as Weixin in China, has announced it is suspending new subscriptions as it deploys a security upgrade.
Clubhouse, the popular audio-only social media platform, announced it is out of beta and no longer invitation-only.
Twitter is testing a way to downvote replies, as the company looks for ways to improve engagement.