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TV Actress Rita Bhaduri passes away at 62

Veteran actor Rita Bhaduri died on Monday late night after suffering from cardiac arrest at Sujoy Hospital in Suburban Juhu, Mumbai. Rita was hospitalized at ICU for last two weeks as she was fighting from kidney ailment and alternatively undergoing dialysis for the same. Her funeral will take place at Andheri, Mumbai today. Her sudden […]

Whatsapp launches ad campaign to handle fake news

Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp on Tuesday published advertisements in leading Indian newspapers to deal with the spread of misleading and fake messages. It is first such effort in itself to combat a flurry of fake messages that prompted mob lynchings. A full-page advertisement in some top English language newspapers read the campaign as ‘Together we can […]

Mark Zuckerberg becomes third richest person, Warren Buffet slips to fourth

Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg According to the reports of Bloomberg, Founder and CEO of Facebook Inc., Mark Zuckerberg jumped to third richest person on Friday with net worth of $81.6 billion. With this, Warren Buffet, the legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway (BRKA) CEO, slipped to fourth position with net worth of $373 million, who was […]

Facebook’s tracking tools blocked by Apple

After data leak controversy of Facebook, Apple has taken a step further to swipe Facebook’s data collection business model. Towards the end of a two-hour developer keynote at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), senior vice president of software Craig Federighi, proudly sent a quiet panic going through the adtech industry: he announced the next version of […]

Google, Facebook, Twitter Get Court Notice for Revealing Kathua Rape Victim’s Identity

NEW DELHI: On Friday, Delhi High Court issued notice to Facebook, Google, YouTube, Twitter, and Bing for revealing Kathua-Unnao-Surat rape victim’s identity on social platform. The court will hear the matter on May 29. The direction from acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C. Hari Shankar came after their Indian subsidiary apprised the bench […]

Facebook shuts 583 million fake FB accounts, sex and hate speech posts

On Tuesday, Facebook deactivated millions of fake accounts for posting violent and/or obscene content during the first three months of 2018. Responding to calls for transparency after the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal, Facebook said those closures came on top of blocking millions of attempts to create fake accounts every day. Reportedly, it is also […]

Facebook Data Leak: Recent Indication of Systemic Problems at Facebook

Facebook is a leading social media platform based in Menlo Park, California. According to the recent media reports, it is alleged that Facebook is breaching personal data of about 50 million Facebook users so that the data can be used for targeting them with political marketing. According to the media reports, Analysts have already warned […]