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A federal judge just blocked President Trump's nationwide TikTok ban, citing the administration's 'hypothetical' national security concerns


TikTok just slapped its rival Triller with a countersuit over patent infringement claims, and Triller's CEO said he looks forward to a 'David and Goliath' fight in court


An app that allowed people in China to skirt the nation's internet ban to use Facebook and Google launched last week — then it disappeared



Twitter appeared to be experiencing issues Thursday morning


Facebook is merging its Messenger and Instagram direct message features, allowing users on Instagram to send chats to people on Facebook and vice versa


While TikTok is getting the most attention, Trump's ban will eviscerate WeChat, which serves as a lifeline to China for the app's millions of US users



Instagram and Facebook were down for some users in North America and Europe


The US Postal Service has reportedly used outdated systems for years that left the agency vulnerable to hackers and a potential $1 billion loss


Instagram is testing out adding tabs dedicated to Reels and Shopping in the app's navigation bar


Jack Dorsey says he doesn't use any Facebook products and that he and Mark Zuckerberg have 'different approaches'


Spotify was down in parts of the US and Europe Wednesday as users reported being able to play songs for only a few seconds at a time


Instagram will start asking suspicious accounts to verify their identity with a government ID



Facebook and Snap both reportedly inquired about acquiring TikTok rival Dubsmash


Trump just banned WeChat for US users. Here's how the company behind the popular app became a $69 billion behemoth that has a stake in everything from 'Fortnite' to Hollywood blockbusters.


Google settled a class-action lawsuit over a Google Plus bug that exposed millions of users' information — and users only have a few days left to claim their cash payment


Facebook's TikTok clone, Instagram Reels, launches today in the US as TikTok's future hangs in the balance



Short-form video app Triller sues TikTok for patent infringement, alleging the platform is copying its editing feature


Take a closer look at Instagram Reels, Facebook's TikTok rival launching today in the US


Instagram's rival to TikTok will come to the US in early August


TikTok's under pressure from the US government, and competitors like Snapchat, YouTube, and Instagram are capitalising on the app's uncertain future