Several US agencies already bar employees from downloading TikTok on to their phones.
If left unpatched, hackers will be able to exploit the operating system's permissions to access direct messages.
Instagram is launching Reels in over 50 countries on both iOS and Android operating systems via an in-app update.
Trump has been repeatedly accused of spreading misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic.
MP David Lammy complained via Twitter asking Amazon to remove a listing of shoes with racially offensive description.
Unless the terms specified by the TikTok and Microsoft deal do meet the expectations of U.S. President Donald Trump, it will likely fall through.
Buying TikTok could make Microsoft a hipper, more youth-focused company.
TikTok denies it could be a tool for Chinese intelligence.
The video-sharing and social networking service has been allegedly collecting personal information for China, as speculated by tech pundits.
For now, users are blocked from entering bitcoin addresses in their tweets as a temporary safety precaution after the cyberattack.
Twitter disabled the ability to tweet from validated accounts for about two hours while working on a fix.
Other recent issues with Apple's devices involved the iOS 13.5 update, which apparently caused iPad Pros to be stuck in a boot loop.
US President Donald Trump said this week he was considering banning it as a way to punish China over the coronavirus pandemic.
This appears to be in line with what Mark Zuckerberg hinted at last year, which is to combine certain functionalities of Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp.
An investigation led to the discovery of human remains and related items being sold on the social media platform.
Bill Gates recently criticised social media companies for their failure to address misinformation about the 2019 novel coronavirus
CORE is a non-profit organisation founded by renowned actor Sean Penn that provides assistance during disasters.
Modi is due to address the nation again at 4:00 pm (1030 GMT) on Tuesday.
Despite its star-studded lineup of streamers, the service failed to produce numbers that could rival that of YouTube, Twitch, and Facebook Gaming,
Trump has been facing heightened criticism for his comments during protests over police brutality.