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As COVID-19 pandemic continues to cripple global citizens, companies in the streaming business including Netflix, YouTube, and Amazon Prime have reduced their default streaming quality to ease traffic as more people work from home and consumption continues to soar.

A new co-watching feature allows you to view Instagram posts with your friends over video chat. The updates will be made available globally over the coming weeks.

It also provides resources on work from home, finding remote job opportunities, distance learning and more.

The body also called for lowering streaming quality to Standard Definition (SD) from High Definition (HD). According to ET Telecom, COAI has requested the same to OTT players like Netflix, Amazon Prime, YouTube and Hotstar.

In an official blog summarising steps taken to ensure the curb of misinformation, Facebook said that it will also ban ads and commerce listings for hand sanitizer, surface disinfecting wipes and COVID-19 testing kits.

The dedicated section will be expanded to more countries as well. It is unclear which all countries the feature has been extended. At the time of writing, the feature does not appear to be enabled for Indian users.

The dedicated section will be expanded to more countries as well. It is unclear which all countries the feature has been extended.

The doodle featured an animated Semmelweis and shared a video illustration of the six necessary steps for washing hands.

The new MacBook Air supports up to a 6K external display. Price starts at USD 999 for standard customers and USD 899 for students.