‘Stop Stalking Your Ex on Facebook if You Want to Move On’

People who are distressed by a breakup are more likely to monitor their ex-partners online which could make it difficult for them to move on, a new study suggests. Social networking makes... Read more »

US Spies Can Rifle Through Facebook Data, EU Lawyer Warns

American spies have almost unfettered access to information about European users of Facebook and other social media thanks to an illegal trans-Atlantic pact on data- transfers, an adviser to the EU’s top... Read more »

Chennai Police to Share Information on Unclaimed Bikes via Facebook

Chennai Police has taken to Facebook to share information on unclaimed two-wheelers retrieved from Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CBT) in the city. About 65 vehicles were found abandoned at the parking lot... Read more »

PM Modi’s US Trip Gives Facebook, Google Chance to Press on India Expansion

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s trip this weekend to Silicon Valley gives Facebook and Google the chance to press him on issues that have bedevilled them in that country, a market they see... Read more »

Facebook CEO Invites Questions for PM Narendra Modi’s Townhall Session

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is inviting people to post questions for Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a townhall meeting that he will be hosting on Sunday at the company headquarters. In a... Read more »

Narendra Modi at Facebook – Where to Watch Q&A With Mark Zuckerberg

If you are wondering where to watch the Q&A with Mark and Prime Minister Modi, it’s scheduled to start at 10pm IST, and can be seen on Facebook’s dedicated live-stream page, as... Read more »

Facebook May Soon Let You Choose a Temporary Profile Picture

In an attempt to make it easier for users to show their support for a cause, celebrate a victory, or raise awareness, Facebook is testing a feature wherein it allows a user... Read more »

Facebook Settles Lawsuit Over Allowing Underage Girl to Sign Up: Report

Facebook has reportedly agreed to pay an undisclosed amount as out-of-court settlement to the father of a girl who, he claims, “was exposed to online sexual predators at the age of 11”.... Read more »

Twitter Top Source for Breaking News on Social Media

Among all social networking platforms, micro-blogging site Twitter is the top source for users when it comes to breaking news, a new online survey of more than 4,700 social media users has... Read more »

BBC3 should follow Radio 1 in focusing on social media, says Google boss

BBC3 should follow Radio 1’s example in “fishing in the right places” for its younger target audience by focusing on social media such as YouTube, according to Google Europe boss Matt Brittin.... Read more »