Competition heating up between TikTok, Instagram
TikTok has become big competition for Instagram. AdBuilding a clone is easy; creating a vibrant community is not, even for the social media giant. With Reels, Instagram has tried to replicate much of what makes TikTok popular, including editing effects and the ability to add music or a background sound. Instagram reels largely remains a home for TikToks’ greatest hits, with many people reposting popular Tiktok videos with the platform’s trademark watermark to reels. It’s common to scroll through reels videos and see one TikTok video after another.
Presidential inauguration facing threats from extremist groups
Presidential inauguration facing threats from extremist groups The presidential inauguration is facing security threats from extremist groups as preparations continue during President Trump's last day in office. Jeff Pegues reports.cbsnews.com
New videos show how the assault on the U.S. Capitol unfolded, as more arrests are made
New videos show how the assault on the U.S. Capitol unfolded, as more arrests are made Law enforcement authorities are continuing to arrest individuals accused of being involved in Wednesday's assault on the U.S. Capitol. Meanwhile, new videos are emerging on social media showing how rioters stormed the building, with some chanting to hang Vice President Mike Pence. Catherine Herridge reports.cbsnews.com
The 9@9: Coronavirus in the US; COVID-19 vaccine latest; election lawsuits
The 9@9: Coronavirus in the US; COVID-19 vaccine latest; election lawsuitsPublished: November 16, 2020, 10:05 amThe 9@9 features some of the biggest stories making headlines at home, around the country and across the globe. Here’s what’s trending.