Social Media

Maharashtra roots in ‘MahaMitra’ for youths to encourage the healthy use of social media for development

While ‘Digital’ rocket is digging in the corners of India, Maharashtra takes this responsibility on its shoulders. Maharashtra has started an initiative to connect with youth on social media- initiative called as “MahaMitra”. Maharashtra government has started this initiative with an aim to encourage youngsters for coming forward and sharing their success stories and felicitating those working for a good cause as ‘social media leaders’...

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This example wipeouts the image of Social Media; can be used for developmental causes too

Whatsapp, a social media app, is basically considered that it is only for doing funny chats, sending forwards, or to spread rumors and fake news. But this is the only one side of the coin, WhatsApp can create many such things that we can’t even imagine. A WhatsApp group in Togo gathered nearly 7000 women and 300 men for reforestation in the region...

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New Year Bonanza! Facebook to support new start-up businesses in India

There’s good news in this new year. The social media is connecting with India’s start-up campaigns. Yes, the social media Facebook has decided to invest in India’s start-up campaign in 2018. This is to foster future job opportunities for the young generation under the Start-up campaign. ..

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Police nabs youth for abusing Parvathy on Social media

Taking a serious note of online abuses against actress Parvathy, police administration on Wednesday booked a 23-year-old youth for threatening award-winning actress. ..

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Parvathy reacts strongly against trolls, reports cyber cell

Veteran Actress Parvathy, known for her blunt remarks has finally taken a legal recourse against the alleged online hate campaign on various social media platforms. The Malayalam actress came under the fire over her comments on Mammootty starrer 'Kasaba'...

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Now don’t get scared if your profile image gets use because Facebook will notify you

Facebook – a social giant which is the vast platform where millions interact! But this giant holds several privacy concerns. One of them is illegal use of pictures and creating fake accounts. To counteract this issue Facebook has launched facial recognition features which will let people notify if their profile image is getting used by someone else...

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Netflix slams Republican-led Federal Communications Commission on net neutrality

Criticising the Republican-led Federal Communications Commission’s latest move on Net Neutrality, International streaming platform Netflix said that the enforcement of FCC order would be a setback for the emerging era of innovation...

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Conversation gets lively: Facebook Messenger records 17 billion real time video chats

Facebook Messenger records 17 billion real time video chats. No wonder Facebook still rules the social media by bringing new updates for users simultaneously entertaining them. This year video chat took a leap forward with Facebook Messenger recording 17 billion realtime video chats - two times as many video chat sessions in 2017 compared to 2016, the company said...

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10,000 people to save YouTube from not allowing abusive content on site

In order to monitor and control violent and abusive content, YouTube set to hire 10,000 people. In an announcement, YouTube said that it will hire 10,000 people to monitor and control violent extremism on the popular video streaming platform, along with curbing content that endangers children...

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Don’t react to every social media post: Deepika Padukone

Enrolling fans with her cute Telugu speech, gorgeous actress Deepika Padukone thanked millions of fans for their love and Support on social media...

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The hard work of our media shapes national as well as global discourse: PM Modi

“I appreciate the hard work of our media, especially the reporters and camerapersons, who tirelessly work on the ground and bring forth various news that shapes national as well as global discourse” says Prime Minister Narendra Modi while greeting to media persons on the occasion of National Press Day...

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Confused about ‘Career’! Hit the new LinkedIn’s ‘Career Advice’ feature for guidance

LinkedIn- a professional networking platform rolled out new feature ‘Career Advice’ with an aim to help over 45 million members of India seek professional guidance from experienced mentors. Piloted in Bengaluru, the move is aimed at addressing the current mentorship gap in India. ..

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