India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws – The Mainichi

In this Feb. 25, 2021, file photo, India’s Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, left, and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar address a press conference announcing new regulations for social media companies and digital streaming websites in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup) NEW DELHI (AP) — The standoff between the Indian government and […]

India goes ahead with ‘Operation Crack Jack’ on Twitter

The Indian government has initiated ‘Operation Crack Jack’ on the social media platform Twitter. Twitter assumed its boots to be bigger than that of the Indian government and Jack thought that his beanstalk could grow unchecked in India’s garden spreading poisonous fruits. The Indian government has decided to cut down the beanstalk of Jack – […]

Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak aiming for up to US$800 million in IPO — sources | The Edge Markets

JAKARTA (June 16): Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak is keen to raise as much as US$800 million in an initial public offering (IPO) in August, two people with knowledge of the matter said, the first of two big tech listings in Jakarta this year that will add long-sought lustre to the local bourse. A mid-year debut […]

EBay to sell its South Korean business to retailer Shinsegae and web portal operator Naver

Monitoring Desk SEOUL, June 16 (Reuters) – EBay (EBAY.O) will sell its South Korean business to retailer Shinsegae Group’s E-Mart Inc (139480.KS) and web portal operator Naver (035420.KS) for about 4 trillion won ($3.6 billion), local newspapers reported on Wednesday. EBay Korea is the country’s third-largest e-commerce firm with market share of about 12.8% in 2020, according to Euromonitor. It operates […]

Twitter Loses Status Of Intermediary Platform In India

New Delhi:  Social media platform Twitter has lost its status of intermediary platform in India over non-compliance to the new intermediary guidelines. As a result of the development, the company has lost its legal shield in the country from prosecution over posts. “Twitter has lost its status as intermediary platform in India as it has […]

Twitter vs Indian govt. Twitter loses status of intermediary platform in India. Here's what it means

Twitter According to reports, Twitter has lost its status of intermediary platform in India over non-compliance with the new intermediary guidelines. As a result of the development, the company has lost its legal shield in the country from prosecution over posts. This means that the platform and its top employees will be open legally responsible for […]

Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak aiming for up to $800 mln in IPO -sources – Up News Info

Article content JAKARTA — Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak is keen to raise as much as $800 million in an IPO in August, two people with knowledge of the matter said, the first of two big tech listings in Jakarta this year that will add long-sought luster to the local bourse. A mid-year debut could see […]

Foreign entities in India can’t be excused to defy law of the land: IT Minister attacks Twitter

Twitter logo New Delhi: Attacking Twitter over non-compliance with new IT rules, Information and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said no foreign entity in India can portray as the flag bearer of free speech to excuse itself from complying with the law of the land. Twitter has deliberately chosen the path of non-compliance even […]

Foreign entity in India can’t be excused to defy law of the land: Govt attacks Twitter

Twitter logo New Delhi: Attacking Twitter over non-compliance with new IT rules, Information and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said no foreign entity in India can portray as the flag bearer of free speech to excuse itself from complying with the law of the land. Twitter has deliberately chosen the path of non-compliance even […]

Twitter deliberately chose path of non-compliance: Govt of India

Twitter logo New Delhi: Attacking Twitter over non-compliance with new IT rules, Information and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said no foreign entity in India can portray as the flag bearer of free speech to excuse itself from complying with the law of the land. Twitter has deliberately chosen the path of non-compliance even […]

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws | myMotherLode.com

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws NEW DELHI (AP) — The standoff between the Indian government and Twitter escalated Wednesday when the country’s technology minister accused the social media giant of deliberately not complying with local laws. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Twitter has chosen “the path of deliberate defiance” when […]

India slams Twitter for failing to comply with new IT rules

India’s technology minister said on Tuesday that Twitter Inc had deliberately defied and failed to comply with the country’s new IT rules, which became effective in late May. The new rules or the so-called Intermediary Guidelines, announced in February, are aimed at regulating content on social media firms such as Facebook, its WhatsApp messenger and […]

India says Twitter deliberately does not comply with local law

New Delhi – The conflict between the Indian government and Twitter escalated on Wednesday, accusing the state’s technical minister of deliberately failing to comply with local law on social media giants. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Twitter has chosen a “intentional path of rebellion” when it comes to following new Internet regulations that digital […]

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws – KIRO 7 News Seattle

NEW DELHI — (AP) — The standoff between the Indian government and Twitter escalated Wednesday when the country’s technology minister accused the social media giant of deliberately not complying with local laws. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Twitter has chosen “the path of deliberate defiance” when it comes to following new internet regulations that […]

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws – The San Diego Union-Tribune

The standoff between the Indian government and Twitter escalated Wednesday when the country’s technology minister accused the social media giant of deliberately not complying with local laws. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Twitter has chosen “the path of deliberate defiance” when it comes to following new internet regulations that digital activists have said could […]

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws New Delhi Narendra Modi India Twitter Ravi Shankar Prasad

The standoff between the Indian government and Twitter escalated Wednesday when the country’s technology minister accused the social media giant of deliberately not complying with local laws. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Twitter has chosen “the path of deliberate defiance” when it comes to following new internet regulations that digital activists have said could […]

India says Twitter knowingly not complying with local laws

NEW DELHI (AP) — The standoff between the Indian government and Twitter has escalated after the country’s technology minister accused the social media giant of deliberately not complying with local laws. Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on said Twitter has chosen “the path of deliberate defiance” when it comes to following new internet regulations. Twitter said it […]

Twitter loses status of intermediary platform in India

– Advertisement – New Delhi, June 16, 2021 (Agency) Social media platform Twitter has lost its status of intermediary platform in India over non-compliance to the new intermediary guidelines. As a result of the development, the company has lost its legal shield in the country from prosecution over posts. “Twitter has lost its status as […]

Kakao becomes 3rd most valuable company in Korea

Kakao Friends, Kakao’s featured characters frequently used on Korea’s most-popular KakaoTalk messenger. Kakao Corp. is now the third most valuable company in Korea, after Samsung Electronics Co. and SK Hynix Inc. Kakao’s market cap on June 15 surpassed that of its archrival Naver Corp. for the first time in terms of their closing prices. The company had already exceeded Naver on Kospi for a brief period […]

Kakao becomes 3rd most valuable company in Korea

Kakao Friends, Kakao’s featured characters frequently used on Korea’s most-popular KakaoTalk messenger. Kakao Corp. is now the third most valuable company in Korea, after Samsung Electronics Co. and SK Hynix Inc. Kakao’s market cap on June 15 surpassed that of its archrival Naver Corp. for the first time in terms of their closing prices. The company had already exceeded Naver on Kospi for a brief period […]

Apple’s role in the splintering of the internet | Advertising – Campaign Asia

Apple’s latest privacy feature is further splitting the company in two, as it is forced to make difficult decisions about whether it can fulfil its mission as a privacy leader and protect its global reach and revenue. Its decisions could deteriorate its position in the future, if governments see it as a company that can be […]

Apple’s role in the splintering of the internet | Advertising – Campaign Asia

Apple’s latest privacy feature is further splitting the company in two, as it is forced to make difficult decisions about whether it can fulfil its mission as a privacy leader and protect its global reach and revenue. Its decisions could deteriorate its position in the future, if governments see it as a company that can be […]

Facebook amplifies express Wi-Fi program in India through new partnerships with D-Vois and Netplus

Facebook India today announced new partnerships with D-Vois and Netplus to help expand internet access across the country. The internet service providers (ISP) will be using Facebook Connectivity’s Express Wi-Fi platform to launch public Wi-Fi hotspots across Bangalore and several cities of Punjab, respectively, to provide people with fast, affordable, and reliable internet over Wi-Fi. […]

Facebook amplifies express Wi-Fi program in India through new partnerships with D-Vois and Netplus

Facebook India today announced new partnerships with D-Vois and Netplus to help expand internet access across the country. The internet service providers (ISP) will be using Facebook Connectivity’s Express Wi-Fi platform to launch public Wi-Fi hotspots across Bangalore and several cities of Punjab, respectively, to provide people with fast, affordable, and reliable internet over Wi-Fi. […]

Parliamentary IT panel asks Twitter to appear before them on June 18. ITVideo | India Today | Scoopnest

Facebook Expands Affordable, Fast Internet Access In India

New Delhi: In a bid to expand affordable internet access for the public, Facebook India on Tuesday announced new partnerships with internet service providers (ISPs) D-Vois and Netplus. The ISPs will use Facebook Connectivity’s Express Wi-Fi platform to launch public Wi-Fi hotspots across Bengaluru and several cities in Punjab. “From Dharavi in Mumbai to Shillong, Aizawl, […]

Facebook Expands Affordable, Fast Internet Access In India

New Delhi: In a bid to expand affordable internet access for the public, Facebook India on Tuesday announced new partnerships with internet service providers (ISPs) D-Vois and Netplus. The ISPs will use Facebook Connectivity’s Express Wi-Fi platform to launch public Wi-Fi hotspots across Bengaluru and several cities in Punjab. “From Dharavi in Mumbai to Shillong, Aizawl, […]

Facebook Expands Affordable, Fast Internet Access in India

The Express Wi-Fi platform is helping expand internet connectivity in the country, enabling economic opportunities, innovation, and expression for people, businesses, and communities alike,” said Manish Chopra, Director and Head of Partnerships, Facebook India. NEW DELHI — In a bid to expand affordable internet access for the public, Facebook India on Tuesday announced new partnerships with […]