In a hyperconnected world, traditional social networks - face-to-face contacts of daily life - are unravelling with the loss of social supports, said researchers at the Flinders University in Australia.
According to a new survey, consumers expect various aspects of digital technology to be a bigger part of their lives in 2018, such as virtual assistants, cloud computing and artificial intelligence among others.
On October 25,the Election Commission of India issued detailed guidelines to regulate Internet campaigns on Twitter,Facebook and YouTube by political parties and their candidates. Candidates are required to provide information about their (official) social media accounts in affidavits. Some of the most commonly censored contents include pornography,social networks,Wikipedia,Wikileaks,political blogs,religious websites and video streaming. Heres a look at how different governments regulate how people,including social activists,use the Internet: