Facebook to let users review businesses in crackdown on misleading ads


Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it would allow users to review businesses that advertise on the social network and possibly ban those ....

12 June, 2018

Twitter changes tack in battle against internet trolls


Twitter Inc on Tuesday revised its strategy for fighting abusive internet “trolls,” saying it would use behavioral ....

16 May, 2018

WhatsApp provides group chat creators, users more controls


Messaging service WhatsApp rolled out new group-chat features on Tuesday, including more controls for administrators as well as ....

16 May, 2018

Facebook releases rule book on how it polices the social network


Facebook Inc on Tuesday released a rule book for the types of posts it allows on its social network, giving far more detail than ....

25 April, 2018

New-age marketing is turning customers omni-curious

KT Prasad

Customers today are tough to please and even tougher to retain. While they keep seeking digital technologies and devices at all ....

19 April, 2018

Facebook says Cambridge Analytica data leak hit 87 mn users


Facebook Inc said on Wednesday the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the United States, may have been ....

5 April, 2018

Govt sets deadline for Cambridge Analytica response over Facebook data 'breach'


India has set a March 31 deadline for London-based political consultancy Cambridge Analytica to respond to a query on whether ....

24 March, 2018

How is Twitter going to change after it tweaks its 140-character limit?

Varun Arora

If you often grapple to fit your thoughts in 140-character tweets, things may improve a bit for you after a few days. Twitter ....

14 September, 2016

WhatsApp is now available on desktop. Does the move target publishers?

Pallavi Singh

Oh, Mark Zuckerberg! Has an app ever been expected to transform into a platform that's simultaneously intimate and expansive? ....

11 May, 2016

Content Strategy is King in Social Media

David Dubois

Those who love to drink coffee often have favourite places to do so. They frequent a chosen venue because it's a great place to ....

4 February, 2014

Social media users in urban India to reach 66M by June; users spending 30 minutes/day: IAMAI

Anand Rai

The total number of social media users in urban India reached 62 million by December 2012, which basically means that 74 per cent ....

13 March, 2013

The power of social media

Mohanjit Jolly

I have gone through a love-hate relationship with social networks lately, and have selectively disengaged to focus my bandwidth. ....

28 March, 2013

As world of gadgets grows, online industry tunes in to video ads


The ever-expanding array of gadgets that display online video, from tablets to Internet-connected TVs and DVD players, along with ....

29 January, 2013

Social media dispute resolution stumps some companies


If HBO cuts out on you in the middle of the latest "Girls" episode, and you have Charter Communications Inc as your cable provider, ....

18 January, 2013

The social media stock pickers

Alexandra Stevenson

In 1997, when Richard Peterson was a medical school student, he would play poker with a buddy who never seemed short of money. ....

23 October, 2012

Social media adverts turf war heats up

Team TC & Tim Bradshaw, & April Dembosky

It is five months since General Motors last spent a cent on Facebook advertising. The US carmaker's revelation in May that the ....

15 October, 2012

Centre wants the power to ban social media regionally

Anand Rai

The Union Government wants to have the ability to ban social media sites (like Twitter) on a regional level, according to The ....

10 September, 2012

Twitter severs ties with LinkedIn; Why & what does it mean to you

Sanghamitra Mandal

In the wee hours of Saturday (3.30 am IST, to be precise) an e-mail message from LinkedIn (an excerpt from an announcement made ....

2 July, 2012

A social media job agency

Maija Palmer

Felipe Navío Garcia and Juan Urdiales are sticking a large company logo on the blank wall of their new offices in the City ....

6 June, 2012

Social media bubble burst at 12.15 pm New York time on May 18: Valuation guru

Shrija Agrawal

The social media bubble that had been building up for the last five to six years might have actually burst. Aswath Damodaran, ....

30 May, 2012

Social Media Is Gold For Olympics Advertisers


Advertisers are going for Facebook as athletes go for the gold, in the first Olympic Games where marketers are placing such high ....

19 April, 2012