Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Twitter to hand @POTUS account to Biden on inauguration day
Twitter has long come under pressure to curb the president’s use of the site to spread misinformation and conspiracy theories
21 November 2020, 11:10
Ultimate social media revenge: Greta Thunberg mocks Trump in his own words
Thunberg’s tweet was the exact copy of the one that Trump posted in December 2019 criticising the Time magazine’s decision to name her “Person of the Year”
6 November 2020, 16:04
US Congress grills Twitter, Facebook, Google CEOs
A Congressional grilling of Twitter, Facebook and Google CEOs is quickly evolving into pre-election political circus around the social media content moderation dumpster fire and allegations that Big ...
29 October 2020, 09:23
Trump slams Facebook, Twitter for restricting Joe Biden article
US president Donald Trump has slammed Facebook and Twitter for restricting the distribution of a New York Post article criticizing Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden
15 October 2020, 10:07
Actions for 'false, confusing' posts against govt, police, military: Home ministry
The home ministry has requested people from the country and abroad to abstain from publishing 'fake, confusing and provocative' posts about the government and law enforcement agencies on social media
14 October 2020, 14:36
US Senate panel votes to subpoena Facebook, Google, Twitter CEOs
The US Senate Commerce Committee on Thursday voted to subpoena the CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter to testify before the panel about concerns over Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act
2 October 2020, 09:01
Twitter beefs up security for internal tools from potential misuse
To further secure its internal tools from potential misuse after the massive crypto hack in July, Twitter has rolled out phishing-resistant security keys, requiring its team to use them when ...
27 September 2020, 09:15
Global news media on Facebook
Prothom Alo among world’s Top Ten
Prothom Alo stands among the world’s top ten news media in the number of Facebook likes
21 September 2020, 11:39
Trolls demand Saif Ali Khan’s removal from Prabhas-starrer ‘Adipurush’
On Thursday, a few hours after it was announced that Saif Ali Khan has been confirmed as antagonist opposite Telugu superstar Prabhas in the Om Raut directorial Adipurush, a section of netizens ...
4 September 2020, 09:11
Social media executive order
Trump administration asks court to dismiss Big Tech’s challenge
The Trump administration has filed a motion asking a court to dismiss a lawsuit against the president’s executive order targeting social media companies, calling it a “profound misunderstanding,” ...
13 August 2020, 09:09