WhatsApp privacy policy not conforming to Indian IT laws: Centre to HC

The Centre on Monday told the Delhi High Court that it views the new privacy policy of WhatsApp as a violation of the Indian Information Technology (IT) law and rules, and sought directions to the social media platform to make it clear whether it was confirming to the same. The central government’s claim was made […]

Asia Pacific Artificial Intelligence in Fashion Market to Witness an Outstanding Growth During 2020 With Top Key Players are Adobe Inc., Amazon.com, Inc. , Catchoom, Facebook, Inc

The Artificial Intelligence in Fashion Market in Asia Pacific is expected to grow from US$ 55.1 Mn in 2018 to US$ 1015.8 Mn by the year 2027, with a CAGR of 39.0% from the year 2019 to 2027. The Business Market Insights provides you regional research analysis on “Asia Pacific Artificial Intelligence in Fashion Market” […]

Ride-hailing Gojek announces merger with e-commerce giant Tokopedia in Indonesia, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

JAKARTA – Ride-hailing company Gojek, arch rival of Singapore-based Grab, has announced a merger with Jakarta-based Tokopedia, Indonesia’s largest e-commerce company by value of transactions. Gojek has expanded into offering other services such as digital payment and food deliveries.  Gojek’s Andre Soelistyo will lead the combined business as GoTo Group CEO, with Tokopedia’s Patrick Cao […]

Indian B2B e-commerce marketplace Moglix raises $120M Series E at a $1B valuation, bringing its total raised to $220M (The Economic Times)

Facebook still gives low priority to elections in India and other countries, says whistleblower Sophie Zhang

Sophie posted a 7,800-word memo to the company’s internal forum after she was fired from Facebook in the fall of 2020 (Subscribe to our Today’s Cache newsletter for a quick snapshot of top 5 tech stories. Click here to subscribe for free.) Sophie Zhang worked as a Facebook data scientist for nearly three years before […]

Does Twitter India Suffer From Caste Bias?

Two decades back, the sector of Information Technology in India opened the doors of hope and high aspirations. A decade ago, India saw a crescendo in the boom of the social media sector. It was very much important. It is very much needed. It should continue to be so. But lately, there has been an […]

China exploiting global social media platforms to influence foreign audience

New Delhi, May 17: China is using social media giants like Twitter and Facebook to broadcast State propaganda to global audiences, which is further amplified by fake Twitter accounts. This was revealed by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) in a seven-month-long investigation of social media accounts held by Chinese State-run media and Chinese diplomats. A […]

Ride-hailing giant Grab and e-commerce marketplace Tokopedia say they have merged to form GoTo Group, the largest tech group in Indonesia (Manish Singh/TechCrunch)

Twitter may soon launch a paid subscription service priced at $2.99 per month – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Social networking giant Twitter had earlier confirmed that it is thinking of testing a subscription-based model for its platform. Now, app researcher, Jane Manchun Wong tweeted that she has discovered how much it will cost and what it will be called. Wong revealed that the paid feature of Twitter will be called Twitter […]

Twitter could quickly launch a paid subscription service priced at $2.99 per 30 days – Occasions of India

2021-05-17 12:10:46 NEW DELHI: Social networking big Twitter had earlier confirmed that it’s pondering of testing a subscription-based mannequin for its platform. Now, app researcher, Jane Manchun Wong tweeted that she has found how a lot it should price and what it will likely be known as. Wong revealed that the paid characteristic of Twitter […]

WhatsApp privacy policy not conforming to Indian IT laws: Centre to HC | Business Standard News

The Centre on Monday told the Delhi High Court that it views the new privacy policy of WhatsApp as a violation of the Indian Information Technology (IT) law and rules, and sought directions to the social media platform to make it clear whether it was confirming to the same. The central government’s claim was made […]

Facebook continues ban on Myanmar anti-coup groups

Facebook continues ban on Myanmar anti-coup groups – Sentinelassam Top x Begin typing your search above and press return to search. We use cookies for analytics, advertising and to improve our site. You agree to our use of cookies by continuing to use our site. To know more, see our Cookie Policy and Cookie Settings.Ok

WhatsApp privacy policy not conforming to Indian IT laws: Centre to Delhi HC

The Centre on Monday told the Delhi High Court that it views the new privacy policy of WhatsApp as a violation of the Indian Information Technology (IT) law and rules, and sought directions to the social media platform to make it clear whether it was confirming to the same. The central government’s claim was made […]

Malaysian student Ain called out her teacher on social media for making a rape joke in class, but the move has sparked … | BBC News (World) | Scoopnest

“Around you, all the people living the sort of life you’d almost forgotten…” #OnThisDay  1957: Former refugee Rudolf Offenbach took an affectionate look at his new life in England, in the documentary The Man at Dover. More 7

Insider Q&A: Sophie Zhang, Facebook whistleblower CEO Brazil Ecuador India Azerbaijan

Sophie Zhang worked as a Facebook data scientist for nearly three years before was she fired in the fall of 2020. On her final day, she posted a 7,800-word memo to the company’s internal forum — such farewell notes, if not the length, are a common practice for departing employees. In the memo, first published […]

Internet Marketing help to Businesses make more Money – Delhi, India

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China exploiting global social media platforms to influence foreign audience – TodayNewsHub

China is using social media giants like Twitter and Facebook to broadcast State propaganda to global audiences, which is further amplified by fake Twitter accounts. This was revealed by the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) in a seven-month-long investigation of social media accounts held by Chinese State-run media and Chinese diplomats. A global audit by the […]

Case Study: Here's how SBI was able to grow positive sentiment for itself on Twitter by 92% with its campaign #KindnessIsCool | Business Insider India

The State Bank of India wanted to answer the question, Why isn’t there enough kindness on the internet, to address the negativity and trolling we often see on social media platforms. Its campaign, #KindnessIsCool where it asked people to spread more kindness and love on the internet helped it gain a total of 15 million […]

Japan love letter project attracts singles seeking slow romance in the social media age

© The Mainichi Asuka Togo, who works at the Miyazaki Koibumi project management office, is seen holding letters and envelopes used in the project at Miyazaki City Hall, on May 10, 2021. (Mainichi/Syunsuke Ichimiya) MIYAZAKI — Over the past year in this southwest Japan city, handwritten letters have undergone something of a renaissance since the […]

Japan love letter project attracts singles seeking slow romance in the social media age – The Mainichi

Asuka Togo, who works at the Miyazaki Koibumi project management office, is seen holding letters and envelopes used in the project at Miyazaki City Hall, on May 10, 2021. (Mainichi/Syunsuke Ichimiya) MIYAZAKI — Over the past year in this southwest Japan city, handwritten letters have undergone something of a renaissance since the local government launched […]

‘Go Ibyang,’ ‘Laban Pilipinas’ dominate Twitter Philippines as Filipinos rally behind Rabiya Mateo

Rabiya Mateo, Miss Universe Philippines 2020 poses for a street style photoshoot for Shop the Look at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida on May 9, 2021. (Miss Universe Organization/Benjamin Askinas) SPONSORED ARTICLES The phrase “Go Ibyang” started to dominate local Twitter conversations on the much-anticipated pageant day, in support of […]

Social media restrictions lifted in Ethiopia, NetBlocks says | Article | China Daily

A general view of Muslims gathering in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on May 11, 2021 at Meskel square to break the fast at sunset during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan. (AMANUEL SILESHI / AFP) NAIROBI – Service to social media platforms Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram has been restored in Ethiopia after they were restricted earlier on […]

Why Asian retail real estate remains attractive despite the e-commerce revolution

This Chinese Battery Company Has Produced More Billionaires Than Google Or Facebook

Robin Zeng, founder and chairman of Contemporary Amperex Technology. Paul Zinken/picture alliance via Getty Images A little-known but fast-growing Chinese maker of batteries for electric vehicles now has more billionaires on Forbes’ list than just about any other public company. A whopping nine billionaires have fortunes of $1 billion or more based on their stakes […]

Dr. Bhavini Gohel, an acute-care physician in Calgary, is advising people in India on COVID-19 treatment through WhatsApp c… | CBC Politics

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Is your name in the leaked Facebook accounts? Manila Bulletin

EDITORS DESK The National Privacy Commission  is “currently validating information that says 879,699 Facebook accounts of Filipino netizens have allegedly been compromised.”  They are part of the large-scale breach affecting 533 million global users of Facebook in 2019. A statement from the NPC said it had “immediately reached out to Facebook’s Philippine Data Privacy Officer […]

Twitter Likely to Introduce A Paid Service for Rs 200 a Month for Indian Users

Sharing is caring! Twitter is working on a paid subscription model and now, app researcher Jane Manchun Wong has found the service will be called Twitter Blue, costing $2.99 (over Rs 200) per month. “Twitter Blue” will include an Undo Tweets’ feature and bookmark collections. “Twitter is calling their upcoming Subscription Service “Twitter Blue”, priced […]

Vietnam looks to exact tax from buy and sell groups on Facebook

While content creators and app developers for YouTube, Facebook, and Apple, among other big tech platforms, are under the Vietnamese taxman’s scrutiny for their income from e-commerce activities, a drove of petty sales on cyber buy and sell groups are still slipping under the radar.  Various buy and sell groups, oftentimes entitled ‘cho dau moi’ (wholesale […]