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Just a day before the head of Instagram will face questions from lawmakers over its child safety practices, the company is rolling out a handful of new features aimed at making it harder for users, particularly teenagers, to fall down rabbit holes that could be harmful to their mental health. ...
Instagram said on Tuesday it will be stricter about the types of content it recommends to teens in the photo-sharing app and will nudge them toward different areas if they dwell on one topic for a long time. ...
Instagram is testifying before the senate committee on the possible dangers the social media site has on kids and what they are doing to protect them. MSNBC’s Craig Melvin is joined by Wall Street Journal reporter Deepa Seetharaman to discuss the questions she wants answered during the hearing. ...
Facebook-owned Instagram is introducing a set of parental control features in March of 2022 that it claims will give parents and guardians more oversight over their teens' social media usage. The announcement comes just days before Instagram head Adam Mosseri will appear before the Senate. ...

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