Tencent Posts Biggest Profit Decline Since 2004, Freeze on New Game Licences Scaled Down Revenue

Tencent, Chinese gaming and social media giant, reported virtually no growth in first-quarterly revenue, its worst ever such performance. China’s economic slowdown and a freeze on new game licences weighed on its business. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Facebook, Other Platforms Asked to Curtail Online Hate Speech by Nigerian Government

Facebook, other social media platforms are being actively monitored in Nigeria to ensure they comply with demands to curtail hate speech on their sites, stated Information Minister Lai Mohammed said on Tuesday. The statement comes after Mohammed’s meeting with Facebook’s team in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja. Read More | Source:…

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Twitter Says Musk Signed Deal Without Asking for More Information

Twitter says in its account of its deal negotiations with Elon Musk, the Tesla owner opted out of asking the questions about the social media company’s business he has now cited in declaring the $44 billion acquisition is “on hold.” Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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YouTube Will Not Be Blocked in Russia, Confirms Minister for Digital Development

YouTube will not be blocked in Russia, the minister for digital development Maksut Shadaev said on Tuesday. He also acknowledged that such a move would likely see Russian users suffer and should therefore be avoided. However, Russia has blocked other foreign social media platforms. Read More | Source: Gadgets…

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Trump Reportedly Has to Wait Before Reposting His Truth Social Posts on Other Platforms

Donald Trump will reportedly have to wait for six hours before reposting his messages from social media platform Truth Social on other platforms, according to a regulatory filing. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Twitter Doesn’t Believe in Free Speech, Hates Elon Musk Takeover: Secret Recording

In a video released by an American far-right activist group Project Veritas, Siru Murugesan, being described as a senior engineer with the Twitter, has spoken about the social media company. He mentioned that Twitter does not believe in free speech and people working at the company ‘hated’ Elon Musk’s $44…

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Video Games: Our Study Suggests They Boost Intelligence in Children

In the new study, children were asked how many hours a day they spent on social media, watching videos or TV, and playing video games. The answer was: a lot of hours. On average, children spent two and a half hours a day watching online videos or TV programmes, half…

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Buffalo Shooting: Are Social Media Platforms Like Twitter Working Fast Enough to Remove Extremist Videos?

Social platforms have learned to remove violent videos of extremist shootings more quickly over the past few years. It’s just not clear they’re moving quickly enough. Police say that when a white gunman killed 10 people and wounded three others — most of them Black — in a “racially motivated…

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‘Pervert mindset’: NCP’s Supriya Sule on actress Ketaki Chitale’s ‘derogatory’ post against Sharad Pawar

Marathi actress Ketaki Chitale reportedly made a ‘derogatory’ remark against NCP chief Sharad Pawar, after which she was arrested. Read More | Source: DNA…

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Elon Musk Says Twitter’s Legal Team Accused Him of NDA Violation for Revealing Company’s Sample Size

Elon Musk on Saturday tweeted that Twitter’s legal team accused him of violating a nondisclosure agreement by revealing that the sample size for the social media platform’s checks on automated users was 100. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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‘Be ready for target killings’: Terror outfit issues threat letter to Kashmiri Pandits in J-K’s Pulwama

After Rahul Bhat’s death, many Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir have taken to the streets, urging the Centre to provide safety. Read More | Source: DNA…

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