India Asks Social Media sites to Screen User Content Manually

Indian Government has started taking steps for forcing the Social media sites such as Facebook to pre-screen the Content generated from Indian users before the content goes online. New York Times Report says Top officials from the Indian units of Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and Facebook are meeting with India’s acting telecommunications minister Kapil Sibal to … Continue reading “India Asks Social Media sites to Screen User Content Manually”

Interface that prevents security leaks on Facebook

A new Facebook app has been developed to prevent the personal information leaked to hackers. Heng Xu Assistant professor of Information Science and Technology stated that “One illusion is that people think that they have set global privacy settings, so it’s secure,” “But the broken element is in the third-party applications that people use to … Continue reading “Interface that prevents security leaks on Facebook”

Facebook buys Gowalla !!

A recent report says that Facebook has acquired location based service provider Gowalla. CNN money cites that the Austin based company has been acquired by the Social Networking giant Facebook for an undisclosed amount. It also stated that the employees of Gowalla around 32 along with its founder Josh Williams are set to move to … Continue reading “Facebook buys Gowalla !!”

RtoZ media and its future

In the past decade only a very Few people’s resignation from renowned companies to start their own venture has brought some much attention both from media and the people. And one person who cannot be questioned on the hype she created on her resignation from a social networking giant is Randi Zuckerberg. Randi Zuckerberg director … Continue reading “RtoZ media and its future”