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FB, Insta ban eggplant, peach as sexual emojis

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Facebook and Instagram have banned sexual use of eggplant and peach emojis on their platforms under new community standards.The new community standards refer to "(commonly used) sexual emojis or emoji…

You can soon book .new domain courtesy Google

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Google has announced that people can apply for a .new domain from December 2 that will be secure and served over HTTPS.The company last year introduced .new shortcuts for its products and now aims to open…

Facebook sues Israeli firm for cyber attack on WhatsApp

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Facebook has sued an Israeli surveillance company NSO Group, saying it targeted 1,400 WhatsApp users, including respected members of the civil society, with highly sophisticated malware.This is the first…

Alphabet’s stock down as profits dips in Q3

San Francisco, Policenama Online - The stock of Google's parent company Alphabet went down 2 per cent after it reported $40.5 billion in revenue for the third quarter that ended September 30-20 per cent higher than the same quarter last…

Facebook takes down false ad about US lawmaker

San Francisco,  Policenama Online -  Facebook has removed a political ad with false information about Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, showing that the social networking giant's third-party fact-checking programme exempts ads from…

Amazon to support utility bill payments with Alexa

San Francisco, Policenama Online - Amazon has said that employing its Alexa voice assistant the company would be partnering with fintech company Paymentus to add a feature which will allow customers to pay bills online or else by voice.The…