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Get 300GB data, unlimited calling on Airtel prepaid recharge of Rs 3,999

Get 300GB data, unlimited calling on Airtel prepaid recharge of Rs 3,999

The pre-paid plan is valid for 360 days.

Nov 14, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Facebook introduces Stories for groups, events segment

Facebook introduces Stories for groups, events segment

Facebook revealed that those on various groups and events pages will be able to contribute to a Facebook Story that`s visible to the rest of the members and moderated by the admins.

Nov 14, 2017, 12:29 PM IST
Vodafone Chhota Champion offers 100 Local, STD calls with 100 MB data at Rs 38

Vodafone Chhota Champion offers 100 Local, STD calls with 100 MB data at Rs 38

Vodafone prepaid customers can enjoy 100 Local and STD Calling minutes with 100 MB 3G/4G data for a period of 28 days.

Nov 13, 2017, 13:50 PM IST
BharatNet Phase II: All you want to know

BharatNet Phase II: All you want to know

All you want to know about BharatNet Phase II.

Nov 12, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

Facebook 'Local' to bring together restaurants, bars for users

"The new app, helps you easily find what to do, where to go, where to eat, or what you need -- all recommended by the people you know and trust," Aditya Koolwal, Product Manager, "Local," was quoted

Nov 11, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Twitter's user display names length doubled to 50 characters

Twitter's user display names length doubled to 50 characters

To change your display name, the user can head over to their Twitter profile, click on "Edit Profile" on the right side of the page, and then click on the current display name.

Nov 11, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Twitter doubles character count for usernames

Twitter doubles character count for usernames

On Wednesday, Twitter notified that following the successful pilot phase of its character expansion move, it will officially be rolling out the feature to all languages where cramming was an issue,

Nov 10, 2017, 12:47 PM IST

Latest Indian Deals-a new place for daily shopping needs!

The page is updated on an hourly basis, so that you will get the latest deals and offers.

Nov 10, 2017, 10:28 AM IST
Twitter suspends blue check mark verifications after backlash

Twitter suspends blue check mark verifications after backlash

The announcement came after people criticised Twitter for verifying the account belonging to the organiser of the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left one dead in August,

Nov 10, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Google supports US efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

Google supports US efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

The stance marks an about-face from 2010 when Google sought an affirmative exemption from a requirement that an ad should state who purchased it. The commission did not reach a consensus on the

Nov 10, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Airtel Rs 499 plan: Get unlimited calls, 20 GB data

Airtel Rs 499 plan: Get unlimited calls, 20 GB data

The plans will be available for customers across India.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn

Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn

This strategy would help Facebook to create a digital fingerprint for the picture and mark it as non-consensual explicit media.

Nov 08, 2017, 15:18 PM IST
Twitter doubles the tweet for all, 280-character limit is now official

Twitter doubles the tweet for all, 280-character limit is now official

The changes will be rolling out in all languages except Japanese, Korean, and Chinese.

Nov 08, 2017, 07:37 AM IST
Indians prefer YouTube for music, Facebook for news: Study

Indians prefer YouTube for music, Facebook for news: Study

With a userbase of over 400 million in India, Youtube is the biggest platform for video content. While with over 241 million users, Facebook is India`s leading social media platform. 

Nov 07, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Facebook to encourage people to vote in Gujarat, Himachal polls

Facebook to encourage people to vote in Gujarat, Himachal polls

As part of this collaboration, Facebook will promote a reminder in people's 'News Feed' on three different polling days -- November 9, December 9 and December 14 -- to help educate people in Himachal

Nov 06, 2017, 22:52 PM IST
Twitter censors 'bisexual' hashtag, apologises to users

Twitter censors 'bisexual' hashtag, apologises to users

The updates last week were part of revamp to Twitter`s policies surrounding online abuse. 

Nov 06, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Afghanistan moves to block WhatsApp, Telegram messaging services

Use of social media and mobile instant messaging services has exploded in Afghanistan over recent years. Social media users and civil rights groups reacted with outrage to initial reports of the move

Nov 04, 2017, 15:29 PM IST

Twitter aims at handling abuse better

"The fundamentals of our policies and our approach have not changed, this updated version presents our rules with more details and examples," Twitter wrote in a blog post late on Friday.

Nov 04, 2017, 15:18 PM IST
Facebook knows it has 270 million fake accounts

Facebook knows it has 270 million fake accounts

The social media giant this week released its third quarter earning and buried in those results, it disclosed that there are tens of millions more fake and duplicate accounts than it had previously

Nov 04, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
WhatsApp sorry for global outage, says full services restored

WhatsApp sorry for global outage, says full services restored

Several users took to Twitter to confirm the development and vent their frustration with #whatsappdown trending on the micro-blogging site. WhatsApp has now issued an apology.

Nov 03, 2017, 22:04 PM IST

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