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Google-Twitter feature for faster story display on smartphones

 Popular search engine Google and micro-blogging site Twitter have reportedly teamed up to provide media houses and publishers a better and quicker platform to display their stories on smartphones without delays, media reported on Friday.

Sep 12, 2015, 15:40 PM IST
Facebook begins testing 'Instant Articles' from News publishers

Facebook begins testing 'Instant Articles' from News publishers

Facebook's plan to host news stories within feed has finally come to life after the social media site joined hands with nine media companies including, The New York Times, National Geographic, BuzzFeed, NBC, The Atlantic, The Guardian, BBC News, Spiegel and Bild, who are keen to reach out to its massive 1.4 billion user base.

May 14, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Facebook adds `Satire` tag to fun articles

For those who like parody news outlet The Onion and post those fun articles on Facebook, the social media website is going to add a "satire" tag with their news feed.

Aug 17, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

Man-robot duo owns 2.3m articles on Wikipedia

Swedish physicist Sverker Johansson reportedly adds more than 10,000 articles to Wikipedia every day, and has contributed 2.7 million articles which constitutes for 8.5 percent of Wikipedia.

Jul 16, 2014, 19:25 PM IST

Facebook updates News Feed to show more `high quality content`

Facebook has reportedly updated its News Feed to show more high quality content to its users, including news articles and current events.

Dec 03, 2013, 15:04 PM IST

New Algorithm assessing quality of Wikipedia articles

An algorithm is assessing the quality of Wikipedia articles, which will reassure visitors about the content of site.

Nov 01, 2013, 12:30 PM IST

HC notice to Centre on freedom movement articles

The Lucknow bench gave two weeks time to the Centre`s counsel to seek instruction on the litigation filed by a local lawyer Moti Lal Yadav.

May 14, 2012, 23:32 PM IST

CBI seeks possession of articles in Prajapati encounter case

The CBI probing the
2006 Tulsi Prajapati fake encounter case on Wednesday filed an
application in a fast track court seeking access to seized
articles related to the case.

May 25, 2011, 22:48 PM IST

Delhi: Fungus found in samples of food articles

Fungus, acid insoluble ash and
toxic particles were found in samples of food articles
prepared from contaminated buck wheat, consuming which one
person had died and around 200 people fell ill in the city
earlier this month.

Apr 13, 2011, 22:03 PM IST

Al Qaeda magazine to encourage ‘individual jihad’

Al Qaeda has posted a series of online articles, giving terrorists tips on how to kill westerners.

Oct 13, 2010, 17:56 PM IST

Higher prices of food articles pushing inflation up: Pranab

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee
attributed the 4.78 per cent spurt in inflation in November to
rising prices of food articles.

Dec 14, 2009, 16:09 PM IST

Govt planning to declare Mahatma`s articles as antiquities

The government is planning to declare articles owned by Mahatma Gandhi as
antiquities that will entail compulsory registration of such
items by whosoever possesses them.

Nov 04, 2009, 16:23 PM IST

Obama approves sale of defence articles to Maldives

US President Barack Obama has approved sale of defence articles and services to the tiny Island nation of Maldives.

Sep 09, 2009, 09:46 AM IST

Wikipedia`s English version crosses 3 million articles mark

More than three years after it was launched, online encyclopedia Wikipedia has crossed the three million articles mark in English.

Aug 26, 2009, 11:59 AM IST