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    Facebook brings stricter ads rules to countries with big 2019 votes

    Facebook brings stricter ads rules to countries with big 2019 votes


    As the largest social media service in nearly every big country, Facebook since 2016 has become a means for politicians and their adversaries to distribute fake news and other...

    As the largest social media service in nearly every big country, Facebook since 2016 has become a means for politicians and their adversaries to distribute fake news and other propaganda.
    Hotstar to invest Rs 120 crore in generating original content

    Hotstar to invest Rs 120 crore in generating original content


    Hotstar, which has the highest number of downloads and claims of 150 million monthly active users, has so far relied on films, sports and catch-up content from Star India’s...

    Hotstar, which has the highest number of downloads and claims of 150 million monthly active users, has so far relied on films, sports and catch-up content from Star India’s channels.
    Shashi Tharoor moves bill to regulate online gaming

    Shashi Tharoor moves bill to regulate online gaming


    Tharoor said that while selfregulatory practices need to be followed by the industry, there is an urgent need to have a statutory framework with government...

    Tharoor said that while selfregulatory practices need to be followed by the industry, there is an urgent need to have a statutory framework with government oversight.
    New Indian IT rules take social media giants to task

    New Indian IT rules take social media giants to task


    Facebook, with close to 300 million users and over 200 million users for its WhatsApp service in India, is also bullish on the future growth...

    Facebook, with close to 300 million users and over 200 million users for its WhatsApp service in India, is also bullish on the future growth prospects.
    Social media giants plan push-back on India's new regulations: Sources

    Social media giants plan push-back on India's new regulations: Sources


    The rules would compel platforms such as Facebook , its messaging service WhatsApp and Twitter to remove unlawful content, such as anything that affected the 'sovereignty and integrity of...

    The rules would compel platforms such as Facebook , its messaging service WhatsApp and Twitter to remove unlawful content, such as anything that affected the 'sovereignty and integrity of India'.
    Google can limit 'right to be forgotten' to European Union says top court adviser

    Google can limit 'right to be forgotten' to European Union says top court adviser


    Maciej Szpunar's opinion was welcomed by Google, which locked horns with France's privacy watchdog after being fined in 2016 for failing to delist sensitive information beyond the borders of the...

    Maciej Szpunar's opinion was welcomed by Google, which locked horns with France's privacy watchdog after being fined in 2016 for failing to delist sensitive information beyond the borders of the EU.
    A Rs 120-cr WhatsApp message to fight fake news

    A Rs 120-cr WhatsApp message to fight fake news


    Some messages shared on the platform have allegedly incited the lynching of people in various parts of the...

    Some messages shared on the platform have allegedly incited the lynching of people in various parts of the country.
    Facebook  to ramp up ‘integrity efforts’ in India

    Facebook to ramp up ‘integrity efforts’ in India


    The company revealed that it was yet to witness “anything in terms of coordinated behaviour in...

    The company revealed that it was yet to witness “anything in terms of coordinated behaviour in India".
    Kellton signs multi-year cloud-based IoT project with dormakaba

    Kellton signs multi-year cloud-based IoT project with dormakaba


    In a statement, Kellton Tech said it will now leverage its technological expertise and innovative service delivery model to enable dormakaba digitally transform their access control and security...

    In a statement, Kellton Tech said it will now leverage its technological expertise and innovative service delivery model to enable dormakaba digitally transform their access control and security systems.