After Rahul Gandhi, P Chidambaram joins Twitter

Senior Congress leader and former Union finance minister P Chidambaram has joined the popular micro blogging site Twitter and says he is on board for sharing serious views.

Facebook still favourite with most global brands: Study
Facebook still favourite with most global brands: Study

 Majority of global brands still prefer Facebook over other platforms, reveals a new study.

Frenchman posts art, Facebook cries nudity
Frenchman posts art, Facebook cries nudity

Facebook has removed the profile of a French art lover after he posted on his page a painting that the social networking site termed 'nude'.

Now interact with law commission on Twitter, Facebook

The law commission which advises government on complex legal issues on Thursday forayed into the social media domain to help people interact with it directly on issues concerning framing of laws.

Agra woman clarifies the issue of smashing SP gunner's car

A 23-year-old Agra girl has become a rage on social media after a video of her taking on an eve-teaser went viral on the Internet.

PM Narendra Modi has successfully used social media: Study

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the most popular politician on Twitter after US President Barack Obama, has successfully used social media to shape his public image as a tech savvy leader, according to new study.

Twitter harassment on the rise: Study
Twitter harassment on the rise: Study

Do you feel you are being harassed on Twitter? If yes, you are not alone, a study said.

Check out what's new on Facebook!
Check out what's new on Facebook!

The very popular online social networking site Facebook has added several new features this year.

Internet must be governed: BJP
Internet must be governed: BJP

 BJP today said internet must be governed as it is "extremely important" for governance but it should done in a way that does not compromise on the spirit of freedom of speech and expression.

Ryan Reynolds gets active on social media
Ryan Reynolds gets active on social media

Actor Ryan Reynolds has joined social media platforms Facebook and Instagram, six months after he launched his own Twitter account.

UP govt to have 'labs' for policing social media

Realising that social media with its massive reach and lightning speed has the potential "to affect law and order", especially in sensitive areas, Akhilesh Yadav government is setting up two "laboratories" to be manned by police to monitor content and prevent any trouble.

Cyber Bullying can lead to several psychological conditions among victims

Cyber-bullying can lead to emotional scarring amongst the victims, as examined by the doctors.

Chinese fugitive arrested after posting holiday selfies

Chinese police have captured a fugitive who revealed his whereabouts by posting holiday selfies on social media.

Facebook testing in-app search engine to stop users from leaving site
Facebook testing in-app search engine to stop users from leaving site

Facebook is reportedly testing an internal search engine for its mobile app.

Twitter can find you a better job
Twitter can find you a better job

Twitter can help more job-seekers than any other traditional platform if it incorporates a formal job board, say experts.

Thailand leads pack on child-mother engagement on Facebook
Thailand leads pack on child-mother engagement on Facebook

The US and India are the top two countries for Facebook in terms of users, but when it comes to interactions between children and their mothers on the social networking site, Thailand leads the tally.

Goodbye forever to 'Candy Crush' invites on Facebook
Goodbye forever to 'Candy Crush' invites on Facebook

Already fed up of annoying app and game invites from friends on Facebook? There is some good news for you. You can now block all such irritating requests and reminders.

Why some users flee Facebook
Why some users flee Facebook

With more than a billion active Facebook accounts worldwide, "non-use" of the social networking site is now fairly common, finds a study.

Facebook users' article selection matters more than news feed algorithm
Facebook users' article selection matters more than news feed algorithm

As per a new research, the algorithms used by Facebook to filter news posts have an effect on the information seen by users, but not nearly as much as the choices made by users themselves.