Katherine Schweit, who heads FBI's active shooter program, tells people not to ignore those type of posts, especially from children or young adults. Report it, she advises, to a school counselor, the police or even the FBI tip line
Half of Indian smartphone users are seeing ads based on their personal phone conversations, says survey
Nearly half of Indian smartphone users have seen ads on websites or social media platforms that were based on phone conversations they had. This further reiterates what privacy advocates have been saying for a long time - your phone and the apps on it are listening in to everything you do.
Ahead of US midterm polls, Facebook, Instagram to reveal more on how advertisers target users with political ads
In a statement, Meta said, 'By making advertiser targeting criteria available for analysis and reporting on ads run about social issues, elections and politics, we hope to help people better understand the practices used to reach potential voters on our technologies'
Marathi actor Ketaki Chitale remanded in police custody till 18 May for allegedly sharing 'objectionable' post about Sharad Pawar
Chitale was arrested over a post she allegedly shared on Facebook, and the student, identified as Nikhil Bhamre, was arrested for allegedly making an objectionable comment against Pawar on Twitter
As the news about Musk’s takeover of Twitter dominates the headlines, let’s take a look at mergers and acquisitions in the tech sector that shook the world
Twitter said the official accounts of its users in Russia will not be "recommended" to others across all categories of the app, including in searches
An FIR was registered against 11 people on Tuesday night under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and Scheduled Castes and Schedule Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, and seven accused have been arrested, polcie said.
This comes after Meta announcing on 10 March that the platforms would allow statements like 'death to Russian invaders' but not credible threats against civilians
Although Ukraine denied the easy victory Vladimir Putin hoped for, Russia’s military presses for reduced goals
Despite all the determination of Ukraine's people, all the losses among Russia's forces, and all the errors of Russia's leaders, there is no sign that the war will soon be over
Messaging apps have gotten a pass so far in part because Meta-owned WhatsApp is less suited for mass communication, while Telegram's ability to blast information to large groups has made it useful both for independent media and the Kremlin
All cobras are venomous and their bite can even lead to death if the person is unable to receive antivenom injections on time
Later, in what appeared to be damage control, Meta's global affairs president Nick Clegg responded by saying the loosened rules would only apply to people posting from inside Ukraine
Moscow's internationally condemned attack on its neighbor has provoked unprecedented sanctions from Western governments and businesses, but also a surge of online anger and debates over social media's role in the war
The NFTs, dubbed 'POTUS TRUMP NFT Collection,' will be sold at a fixed price of $50 each via an extension of Melania Trump's platform
Spotify wants to be viewed as a technology platform that has limited liability for the material that others create and stream through its service — a position shared by many social-media companies.
The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times have reported that Facebook's first outside investor would focus on aiding Republican candidates backing ex-president Donald Trump's agenda in the midterm elections
The new function comes after complaints have emerged in press reports and in social media or blog posts of incidents of harassment
Since Meta took on its new name last fall, the company has been shifting resources and hiring engineers who can help Mark Zuckerberg realise his vision
How village cooking channels on YouTube blend the traditional and the modern, my simple past with the digital future
During lockdown, when many of us were cooped up at home and in front of our computers, this was an escape into the world we had left behind. A world we never thought we would have to stay away from.