• Google May Face Second Turnover Fine in Russia Over Banned Content, Warns Russian Regulator
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    Google May Face Second Turnover Fine in Russia Over Banned Content, Warns Russian Regulator

    Alphabet’s Google may face a fine of 5-10 percent of its turnover in Russia for what the state communications regulator said on Wednesday was a repeated failure to delete banned content, including “misleading information” on YouTube about events in Ukraine. This is the second fine based on a percentage of turnover that Google could face in Russia. In May, Russian bailiffs seized more than 7.7 billion roubles ($143 million or nearly Rs. 1,100 crore) from Google that it had been ordered to pay late last year, marking the first time Moscow had exacted a percentage of the company’s annual Russian turnover. Google, whose Russian subsidiary last week submitted a declaration…

  • Instagram Rolls Out Measures for Child Safety, Allows Parents to Set Screen Time on Platform
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    Instagram Stories Bug Shows Users Previously Viewed Stories: All Details

    Instagram users are being affected by an issue on the app that repeatedly shows older stories shared by people they are following. The Meta-owned photo and video sharing service is currently affected by a bug that causes the app to show previously shared stories instead of immediately displaying the latest ones, according to user reports. The bug is affecting users on the Instagram app for Android and iOS. Users are reporting that they are forced to watch stories that they have already viewed on Instagram. According to a report by The Verge, Instagram has been showing users stories on the service, even after they have already been opened. This means…