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X rolls out Passkey access to all iOS users
Apr09

X rolls out Passkey access to all iOS users

Credit: Engadget X has enabled Passkey access for iOS users across the globe a couple of months after the feature became accessible to US users. How does Passkey work? Passkey works by enabling fingerprint and face ID login and using cryptographic data transfer to facilitate access. What that means is that your main login information remains on your device. This provides a more secure process when it comes to accessing X on your...

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X could face a ban in Brazil
Apr08

X could face a ban in Brazil

Brazil is investigating X over potential obstruction of justice after the social media giant vowed to defy a court order. X could be facing a potential ban in Brazil after the company defined a court order to block certain profiles in the South American country. An investigation has already begun over the obstruction of justice after Elon Musk said he lifted the suspension placed on the affected accounts after Brazil ordered that they...

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X’s Grok Chatbot is now available to all premium subscribers
Apr06

X’s Grok Chatbot is now available to all premium subscribers

X has made its Grok chatbot available to its Premium tier subscribers. This is coming a couple of weeks after Elon Musk announced that the AI chatbot would be made available to paid users. According to X’s support page, only Premium and Premium+ users can interact with the chatbot in a few markets. In 2023, Elon Musk announced that Grok would be made available to Premium+ users; but the latest announcement on the support page changes...

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X’s latest bot purge sees Musk, Ronaldo and others lose followers
Apr06

X’s latest bot purge sees Musk, Ronaldo and others lose followers

On Thursday X announced that it would purge its platform to get rid of bots. This seems to have affected some major accounts, including that of Elon Musk Cristiano Ronaldo, Barack Obama, and more. A breakdown of the biggest losers according to Social Media Today shows that Elon Musk has lost 43,733, Barack Obama 21,149, Justin Bieber 20,257, and Cristiano Ronaldo 18,388. For Musk who has 179,803,021, losing 43,733 seems like a drop in...

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X has added adult content setting for group users
Apr02

X has added adult content setting for group users

This may sound a bit controversial, but the truth is that it may take a bit of time to really get a grab on X’s latest adult content setting. That said, X (formerly Twitter) has added an adult content setting for its communities. According to Bloomberg, users who create a community within the X app can now specify in the settings that their group contains adult-sensitive content. The X group, according to the report, will then feature...

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X removes all pronoun display options
Mar31

X removes all pronoun display options

Pronoun functionality on profiles is being removed by X, as reported by X user @swak_12, who noticed a new code that the social media behemoth was working on. This will come as a significant blow to the LGBTQ+ community, which will see it as discriminatory. In 2021, Twitter announced plans to enable users to add their personal pronouns to their profiles. The move at the time was part of Twitter’s plans to encourage inclusion on its...

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