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Twitter appoints Manish Maheshwari as India MD

Twitter appoints Manish Maheshwari as India MD

Twitter India on Monday appointed Manish Maheshwari, ex-CEO of Network18 Digital, as the Managing Director for its India operations. Reporting to Maya Hari, Twitter’s Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific, Maheshwari will be responsible for driving an integrated business strategy to accelerate Twitter’s audience and revenue growth in the country, the company said

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s salary was $1.40 in 2018

Twitter CEO salary:Declining all compensation and benefits for three years in a row now, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey drew only $1.40 in salary last year, the media reported. This was the first time Dorsey actually took a salary from Twitter since 2015, the company revealed in a filing on Monday with the US Securities and

Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan's image at rally

Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan’s image at rally

Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan’s image at rally . Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar came under fire on Twitter for using Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s photo during a roadside campaign despite the Election Commission’s directive to political parties not to use the images of armed forces personnel in poll campaigns. Photos of Matondkar, the Congress

“Timing is everything” by Twitter

Twitter Tool Timing is Everything:In a bid to help publishers perform better and generate more revenue on the platform, micro-blogging site Twitter has announced its first publisher insights tool called “Timing is Everything”.’Timing is Everything’ displays historical data showing when audiences are on Twitter watching and engaging with a video highlighting the best times to

Facebook, Apple, Twitter face EU inquest for violating GDPR

Facebook, Apple, Twitter face EU inquest for violating GDPR: San Francisco, March 2 (IANS) Facebook is facing 10 probes for violating the European Union’s (EU) new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) over data breaches and users’ privacy across its platforms.In its first annual report after GDPR came into practice on May 25, 2018, the Irish

Twitter adding IGTV previews on main feed

Twitter adding IGTV previews on main feed. In a Twitter announcement, Facebook-owned messaging app Instagram announced that previews of IGTV videos would now appear included in the main feeds on the home page.”Now, you can preview IGTV videos in your feed. When there’s a new video from someone you follow, you can tap from your feed

Samsung’s A90 to come with pop-up selfie camera: Report

Samsung’s A90 smartphone is reportedly coming with a pop-up selfie camera, famous tipster Ice Universe revealed on Twitter.”A90 is perfect. It will be Samsung’s first pop-up front camera phone, so its screen is perfect, there is no notch, no hole,” Ice Universe tweeted on Saturday. Not much information about the specifications of the A90 are

Resign Party Cheema

Ready to resign for the Party’s Sake : Cheema

RAJAY DEEP Chandigarh ONCE PROJECTED AS THIRD-ALTERNATE TO PUNJAB POLITICS, THE AAM AADMI PARTY (AAP) IN PUNJAB IS NOW JUST CLOSE TO A VERTICAL SPLIT. FINDING NO POSSIBILITY OF RAPPROCHEMENT, THE REBEL GROUP IS ALL SET TO ANNOUNCE ITS ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE AFTER NOVEMBER 1. IN A FREEWHEELING INTERACTION WITH DAILYPOST ASSISTANT EDITOR RAJAY DEEP, THE LEADER OF OPPOSITION (LOP) HARPAL SINGH CHEEMA OFFERS TO QUIT HIS POSITION, PROVIDED IT SETTLES DOWN THE TURBULENCE IN THE PARTY. EXCERPTS DP: Even after

Deepika Padukone announced her wedding date with Ranveer Singh on Twitter

Deepika Padukone took to Twitter on Sunday to announce the much-awaited news of her wedding with Ranveer Singh. After months of speculation, Deepika tweeted wedding card announcing that she would be getting married to Ranveer Singh on November 14 and 15 of this year. The wedding card read, “With the blessings of our families, it gives us immense joy

Facebook faces $660,000 fine in UK for data leak

Facebook faces $660,000 fine in UK for data leak

LONDON: UK’s data protection watchdog plans to slap a fine of 500,000 pounds ($662,501) on Facebook over the Cambridge Analytica data leak scandal. This is the highest permitted fine under Britain’s data protection law. In its investigation, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) found that Facebook broke British law by failing to safeguard people’s information, and

Now, type in Morse code with Google Gboard

Now, type in Morse code with Google Gboard

California [United States]: Google has added support for Morse code to its Gboard app for iOS. With support for Morse code, it will become easier for users with limited motion to communicate with just dots and dashes.The new support replaces the usual letters with the coded dots and dashes, and also offers text suggestions for

YouTube releases new tool to keep a check on stolen videos

YouTube releases new tool to keep a check on stolen videos

San Francisco [United States]: It is heartbreaking to see the video you produced with so much effort getting stolen or worse, replicated on another channel without your permission.To curb the menace, YouTube is releasing a new tool called Copyright Match tool to let creators see if their videos are being stolen and take relevant action

Twitter suspended around 70 million spam accounts this year

Twitter suspended around 70 million spam accounts this year

Twitter suspended around 70 million spam accounts this year. Since upping its efforts against fake accounts in the last few months, Twitter has suspended a whopping number of accounts between May and June this year. The company has shut down as many as 70 million accounts in the given period, and suspended 13 million accounts

Remain accountable, responsible and vigilant: Centre to WhatsApp

Remain accountable, responsible and vigilant: Centre to WhatsApp

New Delhi (ANI): Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday asked owners of instant messaging app WhatsApp to work closely with the IT Ministry and remain “accountable, responsible and vigilant” towards ensuring that nobody misuses their platform.“India is emerging as a big digital power. Whatsapp has the biggest spread in India across the world just

Moderate Facebook use may boost happiness in autistic adults

Moderate Facebook use may boost happiness in autistic adults

NEW YORK: Adults with autism spectrum disorder who use Facebook in moderation tend to be happier than those who do not, finds a new study. The study showed that Facebook in moderation may also enhance their well-being as well as act as a protective factor against co-occurring psychiatric conditions like depression. However, the finding could

Apple to roll out improved version of Maps

Apple to roll out improved version of Maps

San Francisco(IANS) – To offers its users a better navigation tool, Apple is reportedly re-building its Maps platform by using data collected by iPhones and a fleet of cars parked with sensors and cameras.The new product will launch in San Francisco and the Bay Area with the next iOS 12 beta and will cover Northern

Facebook had data-sharing partnership with 52 tech firms

Facebook had data-sharing partnership with 52 tech firms

San Francisco (IANS) – Facebook entered into data-sharing partnership with 52 technology companies, including Chinese companies like Alibaba, Huawei, Lenovo and Oppo, the social networking giant said in its latest response to Energy and Commerce Committee of the US House of Representatives.In its 747-page response to questions raised by the committee, Facebook said it had

WhatsApp's 'one-way' broadcast mode for group chats is here

WhatsApp’s ‘one-way’ broadcast mode for group chats is here

San Francisco(IANS) – Aiming to take on encrypted messaging platform Telegram, WhatsApp has released a new feature for its groups which is essentially a “one-way broadcast” communication stream.”Today, we’re launching a new group setting where only admins are able to send messages to a group. One way people use groups is to receive important announcements

Twitter Ads Transparency Centre lets users view who bought its ads

Twitter Ads Transparency Centre lets users view who bought its ads

San Francisco(IANS) – Twitter has launched an “Ads Transparency Centre” which will enable users across the globe to identify who is advertising on its platform, the microblogging site said in a blog post.The new transparency tools will let users search for and see who is buying ads, with even more detail on US federal political

WhatsApp to offer 24-hr customer support for payments services in India

WhatsApp to offer 24-hr customer support for payments services in India

WhatsApp to offer 24-hr customer support for payments services in India New Delhi, Jun 24 (PTI) WhatsApp is working on setting up a 24-hour customer support for users of its payments services that is slated to be rolled out in India in the coming weeks. WhatsApp, which has over 200 million users in India, will