EU ministers approved proposals to make social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube tackle videos with hate speech on their platforms.
British MP’s have called for new rules to impose hefty fines and sanction on social media companies who fail to remove terrorist, criminal content from their platforms.
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Hoaxy does not determine whether a story is real but it shows how it spreads online and shows related fact-checking.
A new study shows that women spend twice the time on their smartphones as compared to men.
A new report on online harassment calls for greater transparency and responsiveness in content moderation processes of social media
Twitter and Facebook have become tools for ministers and their ministries to communicate with the people and get immediate feedback.
“If any staff member is found surfing internet, using WhatsApp or Facebook during working hours, suitable departmental action will be taken against him,” adds the circular.
‘We are aware that the separatists’ design is also drawing mileage from the ongoing global Internet and social media based radicalisation campaign which is impacting adolescent minds,’ Lt Gen Dua told The Indian Express.
The communication from Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Rajesh Lakhoni to Karunanidhi said telecast/broadcast of all political advertisement in all electronic form should be “stopped 48 hours before the day of close of poll.”
Our need to check social media every now and then could lead to major eating disorders like anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa.
“There has been a campaign of abuse in last one week and it has been extremely personal,” says Sardesai.
Faced with an increasing number of cases like these, the DLSA says social media is emerging as one of the big causes of marital tension.
The latest examples of malpractices that have plagued the institutes, educational board and even university in the city is paper leak through social media and social networking sites.