Twitter Pledges $1 Million to Support Journalists Covering COVID-19

Twitter has announced that it will donate $1 million to organizations which are providing support for journalists amid the COVID-19 pandemic. READ SOURCE

YouTube Will Switch to Standard Definition by Default in All Regions to Lessen Network...

YouTube is lowering the default video quality of its streams in order to lessen network load as reliance on connectivity increases amid the...

Instagram Launches New Co-Watching Feature to Help Users Connect Amid COVID-19 Lockdoans

Instagram is launching a new 'Co-Watching' feature which enables users to scroll through Instagram within a video chat. READ SOURCE

Facebook Looks to Expand its Presence in India, and Connect the Next Billion Users

Facebook continues to seek inroads into the burgeoning Indian market, this time by buying a stake in rising local internet provider Reliance Jio. READ SOURCE...

Pinterest Adds New 'Today' Discovery Listing to Highlight Trending Ideas and Inspiration

Pinterest is rolling out a new tab called 'Today' which will showcase a listing of the latest trending ideas from across the app. READ SOURCE...

UK towns lose local newspapers as impact of coronavirus deepens

Major towns including Milton Keynes have lost their only print newspaper, as the economic impact of the coronavirus starts to destroy parts of...

On the same wavelength: how radio keeps us connected during coronavirus

It’s not unusual to feel the low-level churn of anxiety every day, and scrolling through news headlines and social media warnings is only...

News Corp Australia warns of coronavirus crisis job cuts as smaller regional papers close

Rupert Murdoch’s Australian newspapers have warned staff of “inevitable” job cuts, as several independently owned regional papers become the first media casualties of...