This also comes a day after Gmail was out for some users in India and a week after the six-hour-long Facebook outage
Many users have reported on Twitter that the Facebook-owned social media platforms and messaging app are down
The new Instagram Shop is a tab on the photo and video sharing app that lets users browse items directly within the Instagram app
These accounts also include Groups and Pages from its main network and Instagram. The move looks not just to sanitize its platform but also to improve its image
This comes amid a deepening tussle between the Union government and other social media platforms over-regulation compliance
Govt defines IT rules further, ‘social media platforms with 50 lakh users to fall in new IT code ambit
Social media companies with over fifty lakh users will have to adhere to additional obligations and compliance under the new IT rules
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Department of Telecom (DoT) has written to telecom operators and different stakeholder for their inputs to block the applications under Section 69A of the IT Act.
Snapchat has surpassed Instagram in overall downloads and active users. It is leading the 18-24 age bracket, accounting for 40% of their audience.
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Social media giant Facebook and its App Instagram faced outage on Saturday. The website was unavailable for some time in the evening, however like in the past Facebook services were restored immediately.