• Thursday, Oct 29, 2020
  • Last Update : 12:45 am
Govt: Legal action against misinformation...

Legal action against false info on govt...

Government Affairs

Tue, Oct 13 2020

False statements about government officials, law enforcement agencies are likely to destabilize the law...

Twitter tightens rules to thwart election...

Twitter tightens rules to thwart election...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

Twitter will also start adding warnings and restrictions on tweets labeled as containing misleading information...

Teachers, students warned about social...

Teachers, students warned about social...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) has given instructions to create awareness

OP-ED: Every woman for herself?

OP-ED: Every woman for herself?

SN Rasul

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Every serious conversation about rape gets hijacked by pointlessness

60% of girls on Facebook, Instagram,...

60% girls on social media harassed

World

Mon, Oct 5 2020

Attacks were most common on Facebook, where 39% of girls polled said they had been harassed

OP-ED: Covid-19 and the power of visual...

OP-ED: Covid-19 and the power of visual...

Saifur Rashid

Sun, Oct 4 2020

The pandemic has provided an opportunity for a critical look at the role of visual platforms in...

OP-ED: Our social dilemma

OP-ED: Our social dilemma

Rishabh Kochhar

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Quitting social media may not be realistic, but we need to use it responsibly

Turkey begins life under strict social...

Turkey begins life under strict social...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 1 2020

Twitter last year listed Turkey along with Russia and Japan  among the top three countries responsible...

Twitter says monitoring service does...

Twitter denies violating surveillance...

North America

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Protests and discussions about the Black Lives Matter movement are major topics on Twitter

Thailand takes first legal action against...

Thailand takes first legal action against...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Twitter declined to comment, while Facebook and Google did not respond

OP-ED: Is this the end of the experience...

OP-ED: Is this the end of the experience...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Mon, Sep 21 2020

The pandemic looks to have altered how we view experiences for good

Facebook launches new campaign to encourage...

Facebook launches new campaign to encourage...

World

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Facebook estimated that it has already helped 2.5 million people register to vote

Twitter tightens security for politicians...

Twitter tightens security for politicians...

North America

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Hackers in July took over dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts with an attack that tricked a handful...

Facebook to curb private groups spreading...

Facebook to curb private groups spreading...

North America

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Facebook has been struggling with hoaxes and misinformation about the Covid-19 pandemic

OP-ED: What a narcotic it has...

OP-ED: What a narcotic it has...

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Sep 11 2020

How much time does social media take away from our lives?

HRW: Social networks should archive...

HRW: Social networks should archive...

World

Thu, Sep 10 2020

In 2016, Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube created a ‘Hash Sharing Consortium’  to...

OP-ED: Women, always the

OP-ED: Women, always the

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Men need to stand up to injustices committed against women

OP-ED: Taking a stand against...

OP-ED: Taking a stand against...

Sanjida Alam Ria

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Let’s not brush it aside as ‘no big deal’

Facebook vows legal action over forced...

Facebook vows legal action over forced...

North America

Tue, Aug 25 2020

The company warned that such requirements would undermine its ability to reliably invest in the...

OP-ED: Are we really social?

OP-ED: Are we really social?

Md Jahid Hashan

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Cyberbullying is not a brand new phenomenon

OP-ED: From dance to politics

OP-ED: From dance to politics

Md Jahid Hashan

Sun, Aug 23 2020

Is TikTok a threat to any country’s national security?