Companies are less concerned with being on the wrong side of history than hurting their bottom line.
In recent months a popular group of female social media "influencers" has drawn the ire of the Egyptian government, and several have been arrested in a crackdown.
Director Obi Emelonye wrote a creative short feature about a couple separated between London and Lagos as the novel coronavirus pandemic shutdown the cinema sector.
The music company, which did not disclose the financial details of the deal, said Facebook and Instagram users can now add music from Saregama's catalogue of more than 100,000 songs spanning 25 languages to their posts and stories.
Technical challenges related to sharing information are becoming frequent across online platforms.
Instagram and Twitter accounts, from top record label to everyday people, were full of black squares posted in response to the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor.
"I see those of you who are staying silent, some of you the biggest of stars yet you stay silent in the midst of injustice," wrote the Mercedes driver.
Despite Italy being among the worst-hit countries by Covid-19, the director of the Venice Film Festival is defiant in the face of the disease, insisting the 77th edition of the "Mostra" will go ahead from September 2 to 12.
The executive order signed by US President Trump was proposed after Twitter tagged his tweets about unsubstantiated claims of fraud in mail-in voting with a warning prompting readers to fact-check the posts.
The price of life is denominated in different currencies in the US, and some of them have rapidly decreased, while others have risen sharply.
Film and TV production came to halt around the globe in mid-March but is slowly returning in some countries including New Zealand, where the "Avatar" sequel is being filmed.
Facebook Shops will enable businesses to set up a single online store accessible via both Facebook and Instagram, integrated with a messaging feature to allow customers to chat with businesses through WhatsApp, Messenger or Instagram Direct.
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