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I get nervous to post on social media: Disha Patani

I get nervous to post on social media: Disha Patani

Actress Disha Patani says because of the menace of trolling on social media, she gets nervous about writing anything online.

Brain imbalance linked to impulsive Facebook use: Study

Brain imbalance linked to impulsive Facebook use: Study

The greater the imbalance between the two systems, the more likely individuals were to engage in problematic social media use behaviours, researchers said.

Do you constantly check Facebook? If yes, then your brain might be at risk – Read story

Do you constantly check Facebook? If yes, then your brain might be at risk – Read story

The findings showed that when there is an imbalance between two cognitive-behavioural systems in the human brain, there is a higher rate of problematic use of social networking sites. 

AAP's Sisodia asked how much money is spent on PM Narendra Modi's social media presence. Read PMO's reply

AAP's Sisodia asked how much money is spent on PM Narendra Modi's social media presence. Read PMO's reply

In the RTI, AAP leader Manish Sisodia had sought complete information on year-wise expenses on every social media platform ever since Narendra Modi took charge as the Prime Minister.

Facebook videos dominate social media: Report

Facebook videos dominate social media: Report

Facebook videos continue to dominate the social media, driving growth, engagement and media consumption, a new report has said.

Floods, hurricanes and more: Social media can help predict these natural disasters!

Floods, hurricanes and more: Social media can help predict these natural disasters!

The researchers tracked photos and videos with tags such as river, water and landscape on the social media platform Flickr between 2004 and 2014.

UP Election Result 2017: These memes on Akhilesh-Rahul's severe defeat by BJP, Narendra Modi are hilarious

UP Election Result 2017: These memes on Akhilesh-Rahul's severe defeat by BJP, Narendra Modi are hilarious

Check out the hilarious memes of Akhilesh-Rahul's defeat in UP polls.

Facebook launches 'disputed' tag to crack down on fake news

Facebook launches 'disputed' tag to crack down on fake news

Social media giant Facebook has launched its much hyped "fake news" crackdown initiative in the US, tagging as "disputed" the stories that are deemed false by fact checking organisations, the media reported on Sunday.
 

Now, Instagram will help you cope with depression

Now, Instagram will help you cope with depression

Depression has a way of silencing its sufferers. Even in today's technology-connected society, people are hesitant to talk about their painful experiences and suffering for fear of being stigmatised.

People prefer to see fewer selfies on social media: Study

People prefer to see fewer selfies on social media: Study

The key to the paradox may lie in the way the participants view their own selfies, compared with those of others.

Will take strict action against personnel using social media: BSF

Will take strict action against personnel using social media: BSF

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday warned its personnel against using social media and asserted that strict action would be taken against the ones breaching the discipline of the institution.

DNA: Exclusive talk with Akshay Kumar over his videos on social media

Exclusive talk with Akshay Kumar over his video on social media. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Now, social media can help forecast infectious disease outbreaks

Now, social media can help forecast infectious disease outbreaks

The Internet-based findings on exposure patterns are in good agreement with those derived from traditional epidemiological surveillance data, which can be available after considerable delays. 

Temporary outage OK if Internet is abused for violence: Ravi Shankar Prasad

IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday favoured uninterrupted availability of internet in Kashmir, but justified "temporary intervention" when the Internet or social media is abused for violence and hatred.

Viral video: She was walking wearing sleeveless top and jeans — Know what happened next

Viral video: She was walking wearing sleeveless top and jeans — Know what happened next

A video showing a girl being eve-teased by a man has gone viral on social media and has been viewed thousands time. 

Terrorists using social media 'very effectively': Pakistan ex-Army Chief

Terrorists are using social media and digital platforms very effectively, including for recruitment, Pakistan's former Army chief Raheel Sharif has said while pitching for intelligence sharing at international level.

Research shows teens losing sleep over social media

Researchers at Wales Institute for Social and Economic Research, Data and Methods (WISERD) in the UK also found that girls are much more likely to access their social media accounts during the night than boys.

Army Chief warns jawans airing their issues on social media, says could be punished as the act is akin to crime

Army Chief warns jawans airing their issues on social media, says could be punished as the act is akin to crime

Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday issued a strict warning to the soldiers.

To combat fake news, Facebook announces big measures in Germany

To combat fake news, Facebook announces big measures in Germany

In order to combat fake news menace in Germany, social media major Facebook announced on Sunday various measures. It comes at a time when Europe's largest economy and most populous nation enters an election year.

Army personnel using social media for grievances can invite punishment: General Bipin Rawat

Army personnel using social media for grievances can invite punishment: General Bipin Rawat

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday told soldiers not to air their grievances through social media.