Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, announces a new feature that enables users across 100 countries to connect their digital wallets and cross-post their digital collectibles across both Facebook and Instagram. The feature includes automatic tagging of both the creator and collector and crossing-posting digital collectibles between the social media sites without any charge. There are however concerns about the safety and privacy of the data transmitted when the digital wallets are connected to the platforms. Meta was embarrassed in a data leakage incident in April last year that involved more than half a billion Facebook users.

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