‘Inspiration Fest’ promotes social cause

A rally was taken out by Dr Pachlore Foundation during ‘Inspiration Fest 2019’ from Visvesvaraya National Inst…Read More Nagpur: Taking up a social cause, a rally was taken out by Dr Pachlore Foundation as part of ‘Inspiration Fest 2019’ from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology to Amravati University to spread the message of health, happiness […]

How social media could ruin your business

Whether it comes from hackers, disgruntled customers, or is simply a backlash against something you post, negative social media content can destroy trust in your brand in a matter of minutes. “Social media is the most immediate threat to your company’s reputation,” says Pete Knott, digital consultant at UK PR agency Lansons Communications. “If not […]

UK to keep social networks in check with internet safety regulator

The UK government is taking a hard line when it comes to online safety, appointing what it claims is the world’s first independent regulator to keep social media companies in check. Companies that fail to live up to requirements will face huge fines, with senior directors who are proven to have been negligent of their […]

Social Media Won’t Be Allowed to Abuse Election Process: Prasad

Social media platforms will never be allowed to abuse India’s election process and stringent measures backed by laws on data protection and individual privacy have been put in place, Information Technology (IT) Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said. Addressing the plenary of the G-20 Digital Economy Ministerial meeting in Salata, Argentina, on August 23-24, Prasad also noted […]

Social Media Companies Can’t Escape Responsibility: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday said the government has issued notice to WhatsApp as social media companies are accountable for the misuse of their platforms. The government issued notice to WhatsApp as rumours in the social media application preceded most incidences of violence, Prasad said in the Rajya Sabha while participating in a discussion on the misuse of social […]

Facebook Unveils ‘Watch Party’, Making Watching Videos a Social Experience

Facebook has introduced a feature called “Watch Party” that will let the members of a group watch videos and interact with each other at the same time. “In a Watch Party, members of a group can watch videos together in the same space at the same time — videos are chosen by the group admins and […]

China’s Best Social Media And Internet Stocks

Igor Greenwald, Breakthrough Tech Profits The Chinese internet sector is hotter than the sun. It is the belle of the latest global carry-trade ball, which shows few signs of flagging. YY is China’s leading social live-streaming platform, the closest equivalent toYouTube in the world’s biggest market. It’s growing like an internet powerhouse should, with revenue up 32% year-over-year […]

Goldman Sachs asked its interns about their spending habits, social media apps, and dreams – here are their answers

Internship season has wrapped up on Wall Street, and young financiers have headed back to school with all the new skills and knowledge they picked up over the summer. Of course, banks can also learn a thing or two from the young people they hire for a summer. Goldman Sachs on Thursday released the firm’s second […]

Nintendo to Shut Down Miiverse, Its Social Network for Wii U and 3DS

Farewell Miiverse. Nintendo has announced that it will be shutting down the social network which was launched with the Wii U gaming console. The service will stop working on November 8 and while it never was a massive success, it did have a dedicated user base. Miiverse allowed users to submit hand-drawn posts, which would then show up against their […]