A day before he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a call to world leaders at the UN to ensure universal internet access by 2020 to "give a voice to the voiceless and power to the powerless."
All Washington Post stories - nearly 1,200 a day including wire stories - will now be available on Facebook’s “Instant Articles” feature that lets media companies publish their content directly into Facebook users’ feeds, media reported.
Online shopping is not just for clothes, shoes and gizmos. With Id-ul-Zuha or Bakr Eid round the corner, India’s Muslim community is using social networking, online marketing and e-commerce sites to buy and sell (sacrificial) goats. While online retailing of goats started a year or two ago, it has picked up significantly this year.
Facebook has completed the production of its first full-scale solar-powered internet drone that will deliver wireless internet with lasers from the sky in parts of the developing world where internet availability is still a dream.
Twitter Inc`s shares fell more than 11 percent in extended trade on Tuesday after the microblogging company said its number of monthly average users grew at the slowest pace since it went public in 2013.
Undeterred by the criticism from Net neutrality activists in India, social networking giant Facebook Monday said it will expand its Internet.Org programme to offer free basic Internet services to the unconnected.