By Reynold Mascarenhas Sep. 05, 2019
Technology Twitter Fleets: Tired of Watching the Same Stories on Insta & FB? Here’s Another App to Worry About
If you’re tired of watching someone post the same story on Instagram, Facebook, and WhatsApp, you’ve got another app to worry about. As part of its endeavour to get people “to have conversations in new ways with less pressure and more control,” Twitter has rolled out Fleets in India.Add to list
Technology Kapil Mishra’s “Delhi Riots Threat” is What Facebook Defines as Hate Speech. Is the Delhi Police Listening?
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg did not mention Kapil Mishra but his reference seemed similar to the BJP leader’s ultimatum to the police before violence in Delhi. Mishra’s post was taken down by the social media giant.Add to list
Technology Do Facebook’s Community Standards Not Apply to Donald Trump?
After Mark Zuckerberg defended his decision to not take action against Donald Trump’s controversial posts, some miffed Facebook employees quit. Hundreds staged a virtual walkout.Add to list
Technology Whoever Said Aarogya Setu App Was “Un-hackable” Clearly Hasn’t Met Our Homegrown Hackers
It took a Bangalore software engineer merely four hours to bypass all the pages that requested personal information, and turned the Aarogya Setu app into a “harmless shell, collecting no data”. It still marked him as “safe” after.Add to list
Technology When Indian Twitter Tried to Explain How Wikipedia Works to Its Founder Jimmy Wales
The lockdown can turn you into a conspiracy theorist. This woman believed Wikipedia was bribed to delete the “Tablighi Jamaat 2020 Coronavirus Hotspot” page.Add to list