Tag: Social Media

Techpoint Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa lost $237.4 million to Internet censorship in 2020

On the world map, hostility towards Internet use and infringement on freedom of speech are often concentrated in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and some […]
February 26th, 2021
KrAsia

Indonesian women fight uphill battle against online harassment | Tech in Culture

The proliferation of social media platforms and dating apps has given internet users in Indonesia many ways to make new connections. However, these new channels present […]
February 26th, 2021
YourStory

Startup Bharat: This Bhagalpur agritech startup's Preservator helps farmers reduce produce wastage

India is the second largest producer of fruits and vegetables in the world. However, this abundance also brings along produce spoilage and wastage. The Food and […]
February 25th, 2021
Entrackr

Govt says WhatsApp has 530 Mn users in India

At a press conference to announce the new draft rules for social media, digital news and OTT platforms, the government revealed the user base of some […]
February 25th, 2021
Entrackr

Govt defines guidelines for social media, digital media and OTT platforms

With much heat generated the past few weeks over social media patrolling, the government has crafted regulations for online intermediaries including social media apps, digital news […]
February 25th, 2021
KrAsia

Indonesia creates virtual police department to guard social media

News Written by Ursula Florene Published on 25 Feb 2021 Officers will send warnings via direct message. Indonesian police started patrolling online on Thursday, monitoring social media content […]
February 25th, 2021
KrAsia

India’s social media company ShareChat eyes a USD 200 million round from Tencent

News Written by Moulishree Srivastava Published on 25 Feb 2021 The startup claims to have 160 million active users on its main social networking app and 80 million […]
February 25th, 2021
Geeks in Cambodia

Facebook’s Blood Donations feature launched in Cambodia

Feb 25, 2021 by Veronika Janouchova • NEWS, SOCIAL GOOD, SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH In an effort to make it easier for people to donate blood, Facebook, […]
February 25th, 2021
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