Since Donald Trumps 2016 presidential election campaign trail, fake news has been thrust into the spotlight. Tech companies such as Facebook, Google and Twitter have come under scrutiny for failing to stop the circulation of fake news. On 31 October, representatives from these three tech companies are testifying on Capitol Hill for the Russian-tie investigation for the 2016 Presidential Election Campaign.
Nov 2, 2017
Umang Bedi had joined Facebook India as managing director in July last year.
Oct 10, 2017
Post this incident, Facebook and Google pledge to stop false news.
Oct 3, 2017
Trump, in an early morning post on the popular micro-blogging site Twitter, brandished Facebook as always being anti-Trump.
Sep 28, 2017
Shkreli offered a $5,000 reward for anyone who could get him a strand of the former U.S. Presidential candidates hair. The much hated 36-year-old had been on a $5m bail since December 2015, when he was charged with securities fraud. A judge has now ruled that he is a danger to the public.
Sep 14, 2017
FMCG companies are planning to spend 15-20 percent more on promotion of their goods in the September-December period. Read to know what fuelled this decision.
Sep 4, 2017
The Centre has directed internet platforms to identify and remove with immediate effect the link of the deadly online game Blue Whale Challenge that has caused the death of teenagers in India and abroad.
Aug 15, 2017
Blue Whale Challenge: Govt directs Google, Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp to remove links to the deadly online game
Anti-Google ads posted to criticise Google over firing James Damore, across the streets of Venice.
Aug 13, 2017
Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala's son held for stalking IAS officer's daughter; Oppn demands resignation
New clothes line on the way, Patanjali to launch woven and machine-made offerings across 250 exclusive outlets by April next year.
Aug 3, 2017
Researchers at the Facebook AI Research Lab found the bots to be "incredibly crafty negotiators".
Jul 31, 2017
- Is China printing Indian currency notes? Article published in Hong Kong daily sparks debate
- Geetha Govindam movie review by audience: Live updates
- Kolkata Imam who threatened PM Modi now says will support BJP for money
- Hero Duet 125cc scooter likely to be called Destini 125; launch by September
- Swedish furniture giant IKEA opens store in India with shocking sales record in just 2 days