Teenagers are leaving Facebook: Survey

Facebook is less popular among teenagers than last year, says a survey, adding that 88 percent of teenagers now use the social network against 94 percent last year.

Randeep Hooda experiences social media nightmare
Randeep Hooda experiences social media nightmare

Actor Randeep Hooda is said to have been jolted to learn that various fake accounts in his name are floating in cyberspace. He is now reportedly getting his genuine accounts verified.

Facebook testing new classifieds feature within Groups
Facebook testing new classifieds feature within Groups

 Social networking site Facebook is reportedly experimenting with a feature where Group members can post details about the items they intend to sell instead of the usual status updates.

Why Sydney siege gunman failed to manipulate social media?
Why Sydney siege gunman failed to manipulate social media?

One hostage the Sydney siege gunman failed to take this week was social media.

Facebook now auto-enhances your photos
Facebook now auto-enhances your photos

Facebook has now started improving the contrast and lighting of all images uploaded by the users.

Facebook launches new feature to enhance photos by default
Facebook launches new feature to enhance photos by default

Facebook has launched a new feature wherein the photos that people post from their phones would be enhanced by default with the app adjusting lighting, shadows and general clarity.

Facebook's India user base grows to 112 million
Facebook's India user base grows to 112 million

 Growing internet penetration and a large youth population has helped world's largest social network platform Facebook expand its userbase in India to 112 million -- the second largest after the US.

Facebook removes Bing search engine from its platform after 4 years
Facebook removes Bing search engine from its platform after 4 years

Facebook has reportedly announced its decision to remove the Bing search engine from its platform as it ends a four-year-long online relationship with Microsoft's search engine.

Zuckerberg considering adding "dislike" button on Facebook
Zuckerberg considering adding "dislike" button on Facebook

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that he is considering adding a "dislike" button to Facebook posts, allowing users to express emotions in another way other than "like" or leaving a comment.

Facebook doesn't love the idea of a 'dislike' button

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg wants people to be able to quickly express broader ranges of feelings at the leading online social network, but a "dislike" button doesn't make the cut.

Proper mechanism in place to monitor terror groups: Rijiju

The Centre on Friday said a proper mechanism is in place to monitor the activities of terror groups after a British media report claimed the man behind the most influential pro-Islamic State Twitter account followed by foreign jihadis is from Bengaluru.

NIA to probe Bengaluru man for alleged role in Islamic State recruitment
NIA to probe Bengaluru man for alleged role in Islamic State recruitment

In a sensational revelation, a report on Friday said a Bengaluru-based Indian executive could be one of the biggest online recruiters for terror group Islamic State.

Army cautions personnel, veterans about using social networking site

Faced with an onslaught of unsavoury messages on social media, some purportedly written by retired and serving personnel, the army on Thursday turned to Facebook to caution them against accepting or forwarding messages without verifying facts.

Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues
Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues

Differently-abled people in Goa are using social media applications like Whatsapp and Facebook to get together and address the issues concerning them.

Facebook launches new publishing tools
Facebook launches new publishing tools

In a bid to give more teeth to advertisers and those who want to promote posts on Facebook, the social networking site has launched new tools that allow a greater ability to target posts and promote content.

Google best place to work, Twitter off the grid
Google best place to work, Twitter off the grid

Ensuring a balanced work-family environment for its employees has made Google the best place to work on Earth, announces the seventh “2015 Best Places to Work” listing from Glassdoor, a US-based website that provides insider ratings and information from employees about the companies they work for.

Facebook users may soon be notified before posting drunk pictures
Facebook users may soon be notified before posting drunk pictures

Facebook is working on implementing artificial intelligence on the popular social networking site in a bid to protect its users from posting drunk messages and pictures that they might regret in the future.

FIFA WC, Ebola outbreak seasoned most Facebook discussions in 2014
FIFA WC, Ebola outbreak seasoned most Facebook discussions in 2014

A list of most-discussed topics of 2014 released by Facebook has shown that the FIFA World Cup 2014 and the Ebola outbreak were talked about the most by users on the social media platform.

Ranveer Singh shoots 'thank you' song for fans!
Ranveer Singh shoots 'thank you' song for fans!

The bundle of energy—actor Ranveer Singh has successfully completed his four years in the showbiz industry. The actor, after taking baby steps towards stardom, transformed into a stellar performer with 'Ram-Leela'.

Jaipur girl Astha Agarwal gets Rs 2.1 cr job offer from Facebook

Jaipur girl Astha Agarwal gets Rs 2.1-crore job offer from Facebook. She is doing her eighth semester of engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B).