Threads starts showing trending topics in the US

In October 2023, Meta started testing a feature on Threads that shows the trending topics (topics that people are discussing the most at the moment) on the platform. Now, the Head of Instagram, Adam Mosseri, has announced that the company has started rolling out the feature to a limited number of people on a test […]

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Meta is developing AI detection tools for Facebook, Instagram, Threads

As the lines between human and AI-generated content get blurrier by the day, tech companies are taking measures to keep users informed of what type of content they’re dealing with. For instance, every photo manipulated through Samsung’s new Generative Edit feature and every Generative wallpaper on the Galaxy S24 series has a small watermark and […]

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Clipchamp update could make it the perfect video editor for TikTok and Instagram

What you need to know Clipchamp now supports recording voiceovers directly within the app and adding AI voiceovers through text to speech. A future update will add the ability to identify long silences in a recording and delete some or all of them automatically. Microsoft purchased the video editor Clipchamp in 2022 and has steadily […]

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Applications les plus téléchargées : Instagram en tête, Threads remonte

Image : Anadolu/Contributeur/Getty Images. Après un semestre difficile marqué par une baisse de popularité, l’application Threads, qui appartient au groupe Meta, a terminé l’année 2023 en beauté. En décembre dernier, l’application figurait même à la sixième place des applications les plus téléchargées dans le monde. Dans l’Apple App Store, Threads a désormais pris la quatrième place, avec […]

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Instagram testing a more private space for your profile

Under Meta, Instagram and WhatsApp have started to grow faster, as they now have more resources to add more features that users have requested. Over the past few years, both apps have added dozens of new features; sometimes, they can also get over the top. One such new feature is currently being tested for Instagram. Instagram […]

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Messenger et Instagram vont mieux protéger les enfants contre les messages indésirés

Meta vient d’annoncer de nouvelles mesures sur Messenger et Instagram qui permettra e mieux protéger les utilisateurs mineurs. Par défaut, les enfants ne recevront désormais plus aucun message d’un adulte qu’ils ne connaissent pas. De leur côté, les parents gagnent plus de contrôle sur la supervision de leurs enfants sur les réseaux sociaux. Crédit photo : […]

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The Galaxy S24 series enables Super HDR and more for Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok, WhatsApp

Samsung launched the AI-focused Galaxy S24 series yesterday and a lot of the presentation was taken up by camera features. Many of those features are now available directly through social networking apps – this means you don’t have to snap a photo with the Samsung camera app then switch over to Instagram and dig it […]

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Galaxy S24 enhances your photos and videos with Super HDR!

Samsung’s new phones—Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24+, and Galaxy S24 Ultra—have many new features and improvements. Samsung has focused a lot on improving the screens, cameras, and performance of the phones by using an improved OLED panel, better camera algorithms, and a newer processor. And it’s not just about capturing better images and videos. The company […]

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Galaxy S24 offers great camera quality even on social media apps

Samsung claims its new set of flagship phones offers better camera quality in varied situations. The Galaxy S24 and the Galaxy S24+ use the same camera hardware as their predecessors, but they can reportedly provide better image quality due to an improved processor. The Galaxy S24 Ultra is the only new phone with better camera […]

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Facebook, Instagram : les enfants seront mieux protégés des contenus sensibles

Meta annonce des mesures à destination des mineurs pour lutter contre l’exposition aux contenus sensibles sur Facebook et Instagram. Parmi elles, des restrictions renforcées et activées par défaut. Crédits : 123RF Les réseaux sociaux Facebook et Instagram font face depuis quelques mois à de graves accusations. Accusés d’être dangereux pour la santé mentale des jeunes, […]

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Les Reels Instagram et Facebook passent devant TikTok

Meta finit l’année sur une bonne nouvelle. Son format Reels dépasse les performances de TikTok lorsque l’on regarde le nombre de vues. Pour comprendre ce qui fonctionne actuellement sur les réseaux sociaux, la société Emplifi a analysé des milliers de publications de marques sur les trois plateformes et il en ressort que les Reels ont […]

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Attention, cette nouvelle campagne de phishing tente de voler votre mot de passe Instagram

Une récente campagne de phishing a fait surface, ciblant les utilisateurs d’Instagram sous l’apparence d’un courriel de “violation des droits d’auteur”. Il s’agit évidemment d’un faux, c’est pourquoi il faut rester sur ses gardes face à ce type d’email. Des pirates ont lancé une campagne trompeuse visant à inciter les utilisateurs à donner les identifiants […]

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Instagram introduces Backdrop, a tool to replace backgrounds in photos using AI

At the Connect event that was held in September this year, Meta announced Backdrop for Instagram, a tool powered by generative AI that can replace the background in an image with the one that you describe to it in the text format. Back then, the company hadn’t revealed an exact timeline for the release of […]

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Threads by Instagram is now finally available in Europe

Meta launched Threads, a text-based social media platform from Instagram that’s a direct rival to X (previously known as Twitter), in July this year. Back then, the company made Threads available in 100 countries, including the US and the UK. However, the countries in the European Union weren’t on the list. That’s changing today. The […]

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Instagram propose enfin le chiffrement de bout en bout de sa messagerie, en plus d’autres fonctionnalités

Instagram vient d’annoncer l’arrivée très prochaine du chiffrement de bout en bout, une fonctionnalité très attendue par les utilisateurs. Ce n’est d’ailleurs pas la seule fonctionnalité dédiée à la confidentialité qui va faire son arrivée au sein de l’application. Meta nous a fait un peu peur lorsque, la semaine dernière, le projet d’une messagerie liée […]

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Instagram now lets you be more creative with Notes, lets you add videos

Meta has been on a feature-addition spree for all its social media and messaging apps over the past few years. The company is making it extremely easy to express yourself. Now, it is sprucing up the Notes feature on Instagram, making it better by adding videos and supporting better replies. Instagram Notes, which is kind […]

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Instagram travaillerait sur Flipside, fonction qui rend les seconds profils inutiles

Le réseau social de Meta, Instagram, pourrait déployer une fonctionnalité appelée Flipside. Elle permet d’avoir un second profil intégré au premier, sans avoir besoin d’en créer un nouveau. Crédits : ©itchaznong / 123RF Les réseaux sociaux, quels qu’ils soient, sont un très bon moyen de partager des bouts de sa vie avec les proches et […]

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Instagram Threads introduces Tags, similar to hashtags but without hash

Twitter’s (now called ‘X’) competitor, Instagram Threads, is developing a new feature called ‘Tags’. Threads Tags work similarly to hashtags, i.e., categorize or group together similar posts and present them alongside the same topic. While this feature of Instagram Threads Tags is similar to hashtags, some functions differ. Unlike hashtags, on Instagram Threads, you can […]

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Instagram and Facebook Messenger Chats to Disconnect This Month

Meta has revealed plans to end Instagram users’ ability to chat with Facebook accounts later this month, rolling back a feature that it introduced over three years ago. In September 2020, Meta (then Facebook) announced it was merging its Facebook Messenger service with Instagram direct messaging, allowing Instagram users to chat with Facebook users and […]

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Meta is disconnecting Facebook Messenger and Instagram chats

Meta owns three important social networking and communication apps: Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. A couple of years ago, the company started integrating all three platforms so that users have a more seamless experience while communicating with family and friends. However, it is now reversing the course, starting with the disconnection of Facebook Messenger and Instagram […]

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