NSA to be invoked against those who spread religious hatred on social media: UP Govt

UP Govt has said that NSA will be invoked against those who spread religious hatred on social networking sites.

 FB messenger goes solo, spells danger for WhatsApp
FB messenger goes solo, spells danger for WhatsApp

The world`s leading social networking site, Facebook has announced that now social butterflies need not to have a Facebook account to use Facebook Messenger.

PM Modi announces Father-Daughter selfie campaign for the girl child

In Mann ki Baat, PM Modi mentioned that a Sarpanch of Bibipur village in Haryana Sunil Jaglan had started "selfie with daughter" competition wherein fathers were to post their 'selfies' with their daughters.Appreciating the initiative and pitching for a campaign to save the girl child, Modi asked

Facebook in legal tangle over revenge porn video
Facebook in legal tangle over revenge porn video

 Facebook might have to throw open its servers for third party inspection for some bits of data if it does not comply with a Dutch court's order to voluntarily part with the information.

Facebook shows little improvement in workforce diversity
Facebook shows little improvement in workforce diversity

 Facebook had hired thousands of employees to improve the diversity of its workforce, but it has seemingly failed to achieve the desired results.

Charlie Sheen criticises former wife
Charlie Sheen criticises former wife

Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen has slammed his second former wife Denise Richards on social media.

Terrence Howard debuts son's photo online
Terrence Howard debuts son's photo online

Actor-singer Terrence Howard has for the first time released a picture of his baby boy, Qirin Love.

Islamic State seen overtaking al Qaeda in South Asia social media war

Islamist militant propaganda websites and social media accounts in South Asia are promoting Islamic State at the expense of al Qaeda, analysts said on Friday, highlighting the rivalry between the two global militant groups.

Social media proves boon for people stranded in Mumbai rains

Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp proved a boon on Friday for several stranded commuters, helping them get real-time traffic and train updates, and instant car-pooling offers to reach their destinations in the wake of torrential rains in the city.

Surge in smartphones' popularity, social media threaten online news providers
Surge in smartphones' popularity, social media threaten online news providers

A surge in the use of smartphones as the leading device for accessing online news and the growing influence of social media could lead to an uncertain financial future for news organisations worldwide, a think tank said on Tuesday.

Islamic State teenager said to be UK's youngest suicide bomber

A 17-year old who left northern England to join Islamic State was reported to have become Britain`s youngest suicide bomber when he blew himself up in a car in northern Iraq, British media said after the militants posted pictures on social media.

Your social media activity reflects your personality

 Your social media activity reveals much more about you than you can imagine.

What made Twitter look beyond 140 characters?
What made Twitter look beyond 140 characters?

 What could have made Twitter grow beyond being just a micro-blogging, social media site and relent on its strict 140-character limit - at least for direct messaging services? Come July, Twitteratis can send direct messages on the platform as long as 10,000 characters.

New 'belly button challenge' trending on the Internet

 The 'belly button challenge' must be the most bizarre challenge that is currently trending over internet and making people go crazy.

Most US companies inactive on social media
Most US companies inactive on social media

Many of America's most admired companies are not very active on social media, reveals a study.

Is Pakistan shaken by Myanmar Operation?- Part II

Debate on statements made by Pakistani officials on Myanmar's Operation All Out, whether they are just personal opinions or the country's fright coming out through words.

'Feminist monster' Amber Rose was always about 'girl power'
'Feminist monster' Amber Rose was always about 'girl power'

Amber Rose has admitted that social media really helped her in exploring the feminist monster inside her and shifting her perspective from sex.

Social media has made me a feminist monster: Amber Rose
Social media has made me a feminist monster: Amber Rose

 Model Amber Rose says she has understood the real value of woman power and their rights only recently after she joining social media.

Social media helps young adults quit smoking

 A research has found that young adults who use social media to quit smoking are twice as successful in their efforts as those who use a more traditional method.

Taylor Swift shares first picture with Calvin Harris

Pop star Taylor Swift has shared the first picture of her boyfriend Calvin Harris.