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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Researchers in Spain Develop Algorithm That Can Identify Unhappy Users and Their Mental Health on Social Media

Researchers at the Open University of Catalonia in Spain have developed an algorithm that can identify people who are unhappy by screening the posts they share on social media. The researchers believe this tool could be useful in diagnosing possible communication problems and mental health. Read More | Source:…

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China Bans Education Apps for Pre-School Children to Reduce Smartphone Addiction

Beijing’s education authorities have banned new education applications for pre-school children, also removing the existing ones. Mobile apps that target pre-school children have been specifically banned to reduce the screen time of children and addiction to smartphones which are becoming a social problem in China. Read More | Source:…

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Facebook, Social Media Companies Urged by US Groups to Act Against Election Disinformation

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social media companies should act to blunt the effect of false information in this year’s US midterm congressional elections, requests rights groups. After the 2020 presidential race won by US Democratic President Joe Biden, several social media platforms backed away from designing policies to fight…

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Elon Musk’s Legal Issues Said to be Cause of Tesla, Twitter Shares Drop

Shares of Tesla and Twitter have tumbled this week as investors deal with the fallout and potential legal issues surrounding Tesla CEO Elon Musk and his $44 billion (roughly Rs. 3,40,100 crore) bid to buy the social media platform. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Says He Doesn’t Plan to Become CEO Again

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has expressed that he has no interest to retake the helm of the social media company. The recent statement hints at Dorsey’s limited involvement if Elon Musk manages to successfully close the takeover deal. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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Facebook, Instagram’s Access Blocked in Russian-Backed Separatist Regions in East Ukraine

Facebook and Instagram have been blocked in two Russian-backed separatist regions, Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) and Luhansk People’s Republic (LNR), located in eastern Ukraine. The step has been taken in alignment to Russia’s policy on the US-based social networks. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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