Final 12 months was tough on Fb concerning private data abuse by the corporate, which involved many main corporations the world over. Mark Zuckerberg mentioned that this risk is new at this point in time and that no different firm has confronted it but. Simply because Fb has change into the biggest social media community on the earth, it’s dealing with with threats that can’t be predicted and there’s no most popular answer as they’re dealing with them for the primary time.
The CEO of Fb, Mark Zuckerberg final 12 months revealed that there can be large updates on their platforms that can stop such issues occurring once more in addition to make some revolutionary new options on them. After Mark testified earlier than the US Congress final 12 months, most of the main corporations like Twitter, Google and Apple up to date their privateness insurance policies and continued to work on different updates that can stop private data abuse.
This proves the truth that there is no actual guideline on how main corporations run their companies, as we face unseen issues which might be extra unpredictable than horse racing outcomes. Though the world doesn’t know the actual threats of social media, we should nonetheless be taught from our errors.
Nevertheless, most of the platforms had large updates centered on privateness and proscribing content material sharing methods. In addition they had new options added, in addition to design adjustments.
For the primary time in historical past, with its new replace, Messenger can have totally encrypted messages. It will increase our privateness simply because solely folks speaking to one another can see the message. Fb says that this utility is rebuilt from the bottom up, following adjustments like decreasing the scale of the appliance which can make it simpler to obtain in addition to lightning-fast loading speeds.
In addition they launched a brand new desktop app for each Mac and Home windows customers, the place you’ll be able to see the brand new function Shut Mates. It will let you share content material solely with the folks you belief probably the most: family and friends.
Large new design adjustments on the Fb utility. The trademark blue panels of the positioning are actually white. Fb introduced that there can be extra adjustments even within the subsequent replace later this 12 months, which can make the appliance quicker, less complicated and extra nice.
There can be one function on Fb known as “Secret Crush”. This new function will permit customers to pick out the choice to point out that they’re open for relationship and if different consumer clicks it, you’ll obtain a notification saying that the individual has a crush on you. What do you concentrate on this function?
Darkish Mode can be obtainable for the Fb platform as nicely which can permit the customers to make the display darkish for a extra nice expertise at night time.
The recognizable Fb emblem additionally had a redesign. It looks like is lighter gradient blue with the letter “f” extra within the middle.
The reactions above the posts have been enrichened, making them livelier. This brought on a giant response throughout the “Meme” pages requesting to return the outdated ones again.
The corporate confirmed that they’re testing a brand new function that can allow the customers to cover the whole variety of likes on photographs and movies, with a plan to focus extra on the publish slightly than the likes they get. This function will first rule out in Canada and examined there.
The buying system can also be getting extra built-in into the app, enabling the customers for a quicker buying expertise.
Sure, the digicam which is the primary function of the appliance can also be being up to date. It’s going to give the customers extra freedom for his or her creativity by including stickers and results.
Earlier this weekend, Whatsapp was the sufferer of an assault by Israeli hackers, who had been spreading spy ware that might trigger privateness leaks amongst customers. So, the replace launched this Monday is much more essential and if you happen to haven’t carried out it by now you must do it instantly.
Moreover that, the brand new replace for the enterprise model of the messaging app additionally brings looking catalogs. It will allow enterprise customers to simply share their catalog with out leaving the app. Fb says that this function will assist smaller companies that also don’t have a web site.
We are able to count on much more options and upgrades this 12 months from all of the platforms. Which can enhance our expertise, since all of us spent numerous time on social media? Some options is likely to be odd in the mean time however in time all the pieces will change into widespread. We’ll simply have to attend to see the subsequent huge factor Fb publicizes.