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India strongly rejects criticism of new IT rules by UN special rapporteurs

India has dismissed criticism of its new IT rules relating to social media by three UN special rapporteurs on rights issues, saying the country’s democratic...

Big Tech in Focus Next Week as US House Panel Votes on New Antitrust Bills

The US House Judiciary Committee will vote next week on a package of recently introduced antitrust bills including several targeting the market power of Big Tech,...

Cuup intimates are seriously worth the splurge

CNN —   Throughout quarantine, some of us saw no need to wear a bra since we were spending so much time inside, but now...

Apple Pays Millions to Student After Explicit Photos Leak on Facebook During Repair

Apple had to pay millions of dollars in settlement to a student after her explicit photos and videos were uploaded online by repair technicians, newly...

A G-7 Deal on a Global Minimum Tax for Companies Faces Hurdles

An agreement by wealthy countries to impose minimum taxes on multinational companies faces a rocky path to implementation, with many governments likely to wait and...

Uber, Facebook, Instagram and other apps that are slowly killing your smartphone

A recent study analyzed 100 of the most popular apps to determine which ones are the most demanding on a smartphone’s battery and memory. They...

View: How ‘woke’ folks are out to tarnish government’s image

Over the past 50 days, India has been relentlessly hauled over the coals. Its national image and the reputation of its government has been battered....

What social media giants stand to lose, and why you should be worried

With just a few hours remaining for social media platforms- Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter – for complying with the government’s new Information Technology Rules, 2021...

Social media is seeking to influence your investing behaviour: Will you follow the herd?

In the world of investment, timing is everything. Next is information. With the advent of technology, many social media applications such Twitter, Telegram, YouTube, Facebook,...

Clubhouse App Will Be Available Worldwide on Android by May 21

Photo: Mark Schiefelbein (AP) Faced with plummeting app downloads on iOS in recent months, Clubhouse has one thing to say: Hello, Android. The audio-based social...

Student’s School Apps Are Sharing Data With Third Parties

Photo: Kena Bentacur (Getty Images) Over the past year, we’ve seen schools shift to digital services at an unprecedented rate as a way to educate...

6 WhatsApp Features That Are Perfect for Small Business Owners

May 3, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. WhatsApp is no longer just for messaging and calls. This app,...

Instagram announces new tools to monetize (more) the content of influencers and creators

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, reported that new Instagram features include linking brands with influencers and creators who are aligned with their target audience. Grow...

Facebook blocks #ResignModi posts for hours as India’s Covid crisis grows | India News

NEW DELHI: Facebook Inc blocked posts tagged #ResignModi before restoring them hours later, stoking a controversy that’s erupted over government requests to remove social media...

This is the state of SMEs one year after the pandemic, according to Facebook

56% of SMEs in Mexico trust that they will be able to maintain operations for the next six months, says the Global Report on the...

Whatsapp privacy policy: View: Another blow to WhatsApp’s new policy

We are living in an age of ‘surveillance capitalism’ where companies extensively stalk our behaviours, interactions, movements and bodies to make more money. Our personal...

Tech’s liability shield under fire: 26 words and what’s at stake

Democrats and Republicans in Congress are taking aim at a controversial law that shields internet platforms including Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. from lawsuits over...

Law approved for Google and Facebook to pay the press for their content in Australia

The country sets a precedent for others to follow suit, forcing tech giants to pay media companies for using their content on the Google News...

koo: New social media guidelines a move in right direction, says Koo founder

The new guidelines are making social media a much better, more positive place. It is a move in the right direction, says Aprameya Radhakrishna, Co-Founder...

AI armed with multiple senses could gain more flexible intelligence

In late 2012, AI scientists first figured out how to get neural networks to “see.” They proved that software designed to loosely mimic the human...

India should bring in legislation that mandates news media aggregators to share revenue with creators

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to discuss the world, the weather, the Quad alliance that includes the two...

What we can learn from the Facebook-Australia news debacle

Democracies around the world are all mired in one crisis or another, which is why measures of their health are trending in the wrong direction....

Slack fight: Has the hype over WhatsApp alternatives come to an end?

Also read: Slack Fight #1: Phones without chargers – is it a sincere attempt at saving the planet? Let’s talk about WhatsApp – again! How...

Rumor: Facebook is working on smartwatch and wants our health data

According to a media report, Facebook could launch its own smartwatch in 2022. No less than four internal sources report that the new smartwatch from...

Centre, Twitter India get SC notice on plea seeking mechanism to regulate content spreading hate

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought responses from the Centre and Twitter India on a plea seeking a mechanism for regulating content and...