Month: August 2022

Misogyny, hatred have no place on social networks

By Cindy Rivas Alfaro August 31, 2022 Users like Andrew Tate regularly spread misogyny and hate on social media platforms. | José Gonzalez-Campelo/The Cougar Social media platforms must do more to prevent offensive, misogynistic and harmful rhetoric, especially when directed…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they blamed Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure would require social media companies to make…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they blamed Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure would require social media companies to make…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

Comment this story Comment SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they blamed Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

By DON THOMPSON SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they faulted Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they faulted Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure would require social…

Social media platforms face more pressure

August 30—Social media platforms have for years been criticized by Congress for a variety of wrongdoings, including failing to protect children, misusing users’ personal data, doing nothing to combat online bullying and allowing violent threats to populate their sites. A…

74% growth in ARR and more powerful multimedia technology

Copenhagen, Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aannouncement notoh. 9–2022 Media technology company Hypefactors reports solid growth for the first half of 2022. The key figures are: ART: 74% growth Turnover: 79% growth Revenue for the period amounted to DKK…

Media Education Academy in the Czech Republic offers courses on how to teach others to recognize disinformation

If you work with children and young people, you may have noticed that they don’t go anywhere without their mobile phone. However, if the younger generation is tech-savvy, its members can still quite easily fall victim to misinformation. Would you…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they faulted Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure would require social…

Connecting with teens in urban communities through media literacy

CHICAGO — Information and digital literacy are essential skills for surviving and thriving in today’s media-saturated world. But minority and economically disadvantaged youth in urban communities often lack these critical media literacy skills. Offering a multi-faceted perspective, Jimmeka Anderson and…

74% growth in ARR and more powerful multimedia technology

Copenhagen, Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aannouncement notoh. 9–2022 Media technology company Hypefactors reports solid growth for the first half of 2022. The key figures are: ART: 74% growth Turnover: 79% growth Revenue for the period amounted to DKK…

Future of Media Technology Conference & Awards scheduled for September

August 30, 2022 Next month, Press Gazette will host the Future of Media Technology 2022 conference and awards, at the Waldorf Hilton in London. To provide media industry decision makers with a one-day masterclass on strategies, solutions and insights that…

California lawmakers approve bills targeting social media content

California lawmakers on Tuesday sent Governor Gavin Newsom two groundbreaking bills intended to limit the downside of social media, as they blamed Congress for failing to act on the issue. A first-of-its-kind measure would require social media companies to publicly…

Connecting with teens in urban communities through media literacy

CHICAGO — Information and digital literacy are essential skills for surviving and thriving in today’s media-saturated world. But minority and economically disadvantaged youth in urban communities often lack these critical media literacy skills. Offering a multi-faceted perspective, Jimmeka Anderson and…

Future of Media Technology Conference & Awards scheduled for September

August 30, 2022 Next month, Press Gazette will host the Future of Media Technology 2022 conference and awards, at the Waldorf Hilton in London. To provide media industry decision makers with a one-day masterclass on strategies, solutions and insights that…

Social media platforms update ‘misinformation’ policies ahead of 2022 midterm elections

Social media platforms are rolling out new policies to tackle the problem of ‘misinformation’ as they anticipate the 2022 midterm elections, but these policies are not without controversy, as some critics say their policies overwhelmingly favor the Democratic Party and…

EMCOAN launches the first multimedia content exhibition/award in Lagos

1 The Electronic Media Content Owners Association of Nigeria (EMCOAN) kicked off its first edition of the Nigeria Electronic Media Content Exhibition and Awards (NEMCEA) on Monday in Lagos. 2 News Agency of Nigeria reports that NEMCEA, in partnership with…

The skills crisis – Why media technology is trying to attract “a slightly different type of person” | Industry trends

Ahead of the 500-student Rise Up Academy summer school, BT Sport’s chief engineering officer Andy Beale warned: “The looming skills crisis we’ve been waiting for is here, and it’s real. .” The parallel diversity crisis – across its gender, ethnic,…

The skills crisis – Why media technology is trying to attract “a slightly different type of person” | Industry trends

Before the Rise Up AcademyThe 500-student summer school, BT Sport’s engineering chief Andy Beale warned: “The looming skills crisis we’ve been waiting for is here, and it’s real.” The parallel diversity crisis – across its gender, ethnic, socio-economic and disability…

6 Social Media Content Examples Done Right

Explore social media posts curated by agency members of afaqs! marketplace for brands and companies across India Social media is all around us, and it won’t be wrong to say it is hard not to use it nowadays. Social…

Reliance on streaming AGM on one VR platform, five social media platforms

Reliance Industries will broadcast its annual shareholder meeting simultaneously on a virtual reality platform as well as five social media platforms on Monday as it takes another step in connecting people digitally for its annual general meeting. Reliance Chairman and…

RIL will broadcast the AGM on a virtual reality platform, 5 social media platforms

Reliance Industries will broadcast its annual shareholder meeting simultaneously on a virtual reality platform as well as five social media platforms on Monday as it takes another step in connecting people digitally for its annual general meeting. Reliance Chairman…

Abhi and Niyu | Digital content | Content creation

Abhi and Niyu’s Niyati Mavinkurve is a content creator with millions of social media followers. Read our exclusive interview with her. Social media is flooded with content creators and influencers. However, few take ownership of the content they present to…

Why can’t new social media platforms break through?

Is your social media startup destined to become a new feature on a different platform? Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok, Twitter and all the other major social media platforms have been stealing since before we can remember. First Snapchat created stories, and…

Social media platforms must regulate misinformation and hate speech

There has been an explosion of misinformation, disinformation and hate speech on Kenyan social media over the past two weeks, from politicians, bloggers, supporters and others who have blatantly misrepresented their behavior , how their opponents allegedly act, and how…

Social media platforms must regulate disinformation and hate speech

There has been an explosion of misinformation, disinformation and hate speech on Kenyan social media over the past two weeks, from politicians, bloggers, supporters and others who have blatantly misrepresented how they are doing, how their opponents are allegedly acting,…

Fake news and misinformation are top emerging concerns on social media platforms: Survey: Newsdrum

Humans are interconnected with each other and cannot live alone, as the famous Greek philosopher Aristotle quoted, “Man is by nature a social animal”, whether it is physical socialization or online networking. Technology and the launch of apps such as…

Why sports organizations should embrace branded content on social media – Sportico.com

Today’s guest columnist is Aidan O’Connor, vice president of strategic communications firm Prosek Partners. The whirlwind-turned-rift romance between Elon Musk and Twitter has been one of the most sensational storylines of the summer, with no clear end in sight. This…

MOOC Camp: English for Media Literacy for Educators

MOOC Camp: English for Media Literacy for Educatorshosted by the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, WCIES and the Regional English Language Office in Tallinn The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, the Warsaw Center for Education and Social Innovation and Training (WCIES), and…

Why sports organizations should embrace branded content on social media – Sportico.com

Today’s guest columnist is Aidan O’Connor, vice president of strategic communications firm Prosek Partners. The whirlwind-turned-rift romance between Elon Musk and Twitter has been one of the most sensational storylines of the summer, with no clear end in sight. This…

MOOC Camp: English for Media Literacy for Educators

MOOC Camp: English for Media Literacy for Educatorshosted by the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, WCIES and the Regional English Language Office in Tallinn The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, the Warsaw Center for Education and Social Innovation and Training (WCIES), and…

Twitter is rolling out Podcast Hub to the Spaces tab

Twitter is making podcasts easier to find, the company announced Thursday. “Starting Thursday, August 25, we’re embedding podcasts into Twitter as part of our new Spaces tab,” a press release on the BlogTwitter bed. The redesigned Twitter Spaces tab is…

Twitter is rolling out Podcast Hub to the Spaces tab

Twitter is making podcasts easier to find, the company announced Thursday. “Starting Thursday, August 25, we’re embedding podcasts into Twitter as part of our new Spaces tab,” a press release on the BlogTwitter bed. The redesigned Twitter Spaces tab is…

Blockchain Could Disrupt Facebook, Twitter, and Other Web2 Social Media Platforms

Blockchain Could Disrupt Facebook, Twitter, and Other Web2 Social Media Platforms Blockchain, the technology behind popular cryptos such as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), has the potential to disrupt the existing social media model and empower its users and creators….

Bollywood: Calls for boycott on social media platforms worsen Bollywood’s woes

Hundreds of thousands of posts are generated on social media platforms calling for boycott of Bollywood films and many of its movie stars, creating tension in the industry where huge sums are being invested by top actors. Online boycott calls…

Bollywood: Calls for boycott on social media platforms worsen Bollywood’s woes

Hundreds of thousands of posts are generated on social media platforms calling for boycott of Bollywood films and many of its movie stars, creating tension in the industry where huge sums are being invested by top actors. Online boycott calls…

Column: Media platforms must fight full-time against electoral information | Columnists

Emma Steiner It’s a haunting video. A man with a megaphone on the steps of the U.S. Capitol reads a tweet from then-President Donald Trump as insurgents storm the building on January 6, 2021. “Mike Pence didn’t have the guts…

LGBT media content policies will remain in effect after the repeal of Section 377A

The Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) has reaffirmed that the government’s recent repeal of Section 377A of the Penal Code will not affect its policies on media content, and that LGBT media content will continue to justify higher…

Meta’s Small Business Studios Aim to Make Social Media Content Creation Easier

Why is this important: Being able to connect with customers online and through social media has become a crucial marketing tool for small businesses. Nearly 40% of small businesses surveyed cited a lack of digital marketing knowledge and tools as…

Illinois high school students will be taught media literacy this year

When Illinois high school students return to school this month, they will have new courses that lawmakers and Stanford researchers hope will prepare students to better detect misinformation and look for ulterior motives before to trust online news, social media…

Illinois high school students will get a media literacy course this year

When Illinois high school students return to school this month, they will have new courses that lawmakers and Stanford researchers hope will prepare students to better detect misinformation and look for ulterior motives before to trust online news, social media…

Illinois high school students will be taught media literacy this year

When Illinois high school students return to school this month, they will have new courses that lawmakers and Stanford researchers hope will prepare students to better detect misinformation and look for ulterior motives before to trust online news, social media…

Illinois high school students will get a media literacy course this year

When Illinois high school students return to school this month, they will have new courses that lawmakers and Stanford researchers hope will prepare students to better detect misinformation and look for ulterior motives before to trust online news, social media…

Holy Mosques body committed to providing quality media content relating to pilgrims and services

RIYADH: It all started with a dream and now Manga Productions has its first animated film, ‘The Journey’, which premiered in 2021, and is working on the second season of Future’s Folktales, and a mobile game due out this year….

Andrew Tate Banned From Social Media Platforms: NPR

Meta and TikTok have confirmed that Andrew Tate’s accounts have been banned for violating their policies. Jenny Kane/AP hide caption toggle caption Jenny Kane/AP Meta and TikTok have confirmed that Andrew Tate’s accounts have been banned for violating their policies….

Andrew Tate has been banned from multiple social media platforms

CONTENT DISCLAIMER: This article is about rape and violence. despicable human Andrew Tate was eventually banned from Facebook, Instagram and TikTok. Good. Meta said Initiated that the banning of Facebook and Instagram resulted from Tate’s violation of its policies on…

Social Media Platforms Help Content Creators Make Decent Earnings

Social media and online content platforms are not just a means of communication or entertainment, but a serious career option for some content creators. The internet offers many options for generating income and content creation is becoming a major area…

Media literacy and fact-checking are necessary to counter the phenomenon of fake news

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – Aug 19, 2022): Improving media literacy and fact-checking is necessary to counter the phenomenon of fake news in society, media scholar Masroor Gillani said on Friday during a lecture at the Information Service Academy (…

Social Media Content Creator (Photography & Digital Design) – Temp Cover

Wanted: Temporary Social Media Content Creator We are looking for a superstar content creator to temporarily join the Milkbar team and help us create stunning creative campaigns across our range of FMCG, Retail and Lifestyle brands. We are looking for…

What Happened When Twitter and Other Social Media Platforms Cracked Down on Extremists

In a Q&A with ProPublica reporter AC Thompson, former intelligence officer and data scientist Welton Chang explains how conspiracy theorists and violent racists have fled to smaller platforms. Once there, their words escalate and spread. Since Donald Trump’s election in…

CDC announces communications-focused restructuring and social media platforms prepare for midterms

Most people don’t know that there are actually five seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, and Pumpkin Spice. To celebrate the latter, Goldfish partners with Dunkin’ to launch a new limited edition snack, Pumpkin Spice Grahams. The fish-shaped snack features hints…

.Net Core Web/Software Engineer/Architect Job, Johannesburg, Bryanston

Remuneration: R1100000 – R1150000 per year cost to business Location: Johannesburg, Bryanston Level of education: Diploma Job level: Senior Type: Permanent Reference: #ND49162 Company: E-Merge IT Recruitment I love this team; it is an asset management FinTech that is making…

The market for social media content creators is expected to grow at

Social Media Content Creator Market The social media content creator market registered a CAGR of 13.1% during the forecast period (2022-2032). The market for social media content creators is expected to reach US$2,510.86 million in 2022 and US$8,567.93 million by…

What Happened When Twitter and Other Social Media Platforms Cracked Down on Extremists

This story was originally published by ProPublica. In a Q&A with ProPublica reporter AC Thompson, former intelligence officer and data scientist Welton Chang explains how conspiracy theorists and violent racists have fled to smaller platforms. Once there, their words escalate…

Commentary: Media Platforms Must Address Election Disinformation | Columnists

Emma Steiner It’s a haunting video. A man with a megaphone on the steps of the US Capitol reads out a tweet from then-President Donald Trump as insurgents storm the building on January 6. “Mike Pence didn’t have the guts…

National View: Media Platforms, Start Fighting Election Misinformation Now – Duluth News Tribune

It’s a haunting video. A man with a megaphone on the steps of the U.S. Capitol reads a tweet from then-President Donald Trump as insurgents storm the building on January 6, 2021: ‘Mike Pence didn’t have the guts to do…

Social media platforms hit by surge in mental health lawsuits

Social media platforms hit by surge in mental health lawsuits | Corporate legal advisor Page printed from: https://www.law.com/corpcounsel/2022/08/17/social-media-platforms-hit-with-surge-in-mental-health-lawsuits/ X Thank you for sharing! Your article has been successfully shared with the contacts you provided. Credit: PureSolution / Adobe Stock NEW…

Earticle Media Technology to Launch Dedicated Cricket Wing to Promote Fantasy Sports in India

NNA | Updated: August 17, 2022 11:35 am STI New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI/SRV): Earticle Media Technology, India’s integrated digital marketing and advertising company, has announced the launch of a cricket wing dedicated to promoting fantasy sports in India….

Digital India Act to monitor OTT and social media platforms, report says

The law will criminalize deliberate disinformation and doxxing, according to The Indian Expresssince offenses in the online world are unique to the online world and cannot be controlled by laws designed for the offline world. Under current computer laws, there…

Earticle Media Technology to Launch Dedicated Cricket Wing to Promote Fantasy Sports in India

Earticle Media Technology, an integrated digital marketing and advertising company in India, has announced the launch of a cricket wing dedicated to promoting fantasy sports in India. The esports industry has grown rapidly over the past decade and is currently…

Earticle Media Technology to Launch Dedicated Cricket Wing to Promote Fantasy Sports in India

NNA | Updated: August 17, 2022 11:35 am STI New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI/SRV): Earticle Media Technology, India’s integrated digital marketing and advertising company, has announced the launch of a cricket wing dedicated to promoting fantasy sports in India….

Digital Account Manager Job, Johannesburg, Sandton

Location: Johannesburg, Sandton Remote work: Some telecommuting allowed Job level: Environment Reference: #FreelanceAM Company: Dentsu job description Dentsu Johannesburg hires two freelance digital account managers Digital account managers optimize a client’s online presence through digital marketing strategies. Their duties include…

Media Platforms Must Combat Election Misinformation, Now – InsideSources

It’s a haunting video. A man with a megaphone on the steps of the US Capitol reads out a tweet from then-President Donald Trump as insurgents storm the building on January 6. “Mike Pence didn’t have the guts to do…

How to Properly Sell Your Services on Social Media Platforms

Related practices and jurisdictions While most of us sell something – usually professional services – none of us should ever have to sell anything on LinkedIn when we’re using the platform correctly. LinkedIn posts and blog posts are at the…

12 Ways to Repurpose Social Media Content for Email Marketing

The beauty of digital marketing is that you have access to so many different channels, all of which can be used in tandem. This includes social media and email marketing. Of course, they both have different functions. For starters, social…

Students learn about media literacy at Media Maker Boot Camp | Silver

Students learned about media literacy at a three-week media maker boot camp sponsored by PBS Guam KGTF Channel 12, Guam Governor’s Office, Center for Behavioral Health and Wellness of Guam and the Guam International Film Festival. The program taught students…

When law enforcement wants your content on social media, do data privacy laws hold up? : NPR

Nebraska law enforcement has requested the Facebook posts of two women being investigated for a suspected illegal abortion. NPR’s Michel Martin talks to Upturn’s Logan Koepke about data privacy. MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: Even before the Supreme Court reversed Roe v….

When law enforcement wants your content on social media, do data privacy laws hold up? : NPR

Nebraska law enforcement has requested the Facebook posts of two women being investigated for a suspected illegal abortion. NPR’s Michel Martin talks to Upturn’s Logan Koepke about data privacy. MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: Even before the Supreme Court reversed Roe v….

Writing rules on media platforms to stifle growth

Two new proposed regulations on digital, social and over-the-top (OTT) media platforms will stifle industry growth, discourage foreign and local investment and likely violate fundamental rights such as freedom of speech and expression , said an expert yesterday. The requirement…

Center urges social media platforms to ‘verify user accounts’ under ITR 202

Jason Howie Under the Information Technology Rules 2021, the Narendra Modi administration has requested that social media platforms voluntarily verify user accounts and display visible verification marks on user profiles. Rajeev Chandrasekhar, the Union Minister of State for Electronics and…

good light is looking for a Social Media / Content Creation (Remote) Intern

About the good light:good light is about beauty beyond the binary. We’re cruelty-free, clean, vegan, and made in South Korea. We are a culture-focused company by promoting a more inclusive definition of beauty through product and purpose. We strive to…

Integrated Media Technology Limited (NASDAQ:IMTE) sees sharp drop in short-term interest

Integrated Media Technology Limited (NASDAQ: IMTE – Get a rating) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in July. As of July 31, there was selling interest totaling 77,700 shares, down 68.0% from the July 15 total…

MeitY can stick with a government-backed GAC for social media content issues

In the context of its contacts with major social media groups, the government could stick to its plan to create a Grievance Appeals Committee (GAC) for the sector. Any intermediary self-regulatory body will have to work…

Child sex trafficking often happens online through common social media platforms: Lawyer Eliza Bleu

In a recent interview for EpochTV’s “American Thought Leaders,” sex trafficking survivor Eliza Bleu explained that the internet is increasingly becoming the primary venue for pedophiles grooming children on social media platforms. popular. Blue, who was groomed and then trafficked…

Ministry encourages cultural preservation through social media content

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology has encouraged residents to participate in efforts to preserve culture in creative ways expressed through short videos shared on social media . “We want to strengthen our diversity and…

Liability of social media platforms for misleading advertisements

Introduction Marketing on social media platforms has become one of the fastest and most effective ways to promote any activity, whether business, social or governance related. With an increase in online advertisements on all topics, concerns about transparency, accountability, and…

MeitY can stick with a government-backed GAC for social media content issues

In the context of its contacts with major social media groups, the government could stick to its plan to create a Grievance Appeals Committee (GAC) for the sector. Any intermediary self-regulatory body will have to work on the same…

Ministry encourages cultural preservation through social media content

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology has encouraged residents to participate in efforts to preserve culture in creative ways expressed through short videos shared on social media . “We want to strengthen our diversity and…

Global Metaverse Social Media Platforms Market Overview

Metaverse Social Media Platform Market Worldwide Market Reports has added a new research study on “Global Metaverse Social Media Platform Market” 2022 by Size, Growth, Trends and Dynamics, Forecast to 2029, which is the result of an in-depth examination of…

Alex Jones is crazy, but some people listened. Media literacy can help

My six degrees of separation with Alex Jones, the convict County crazy conspiracies, goes through Scarlett Lewis, who has graced me with several interviews over the past few years. An alumnus of Boston University, where I work, she lost her…

EveryLibrary, Delaware Library Association Welcomes Passage of Media Literacy Bill | Education

EveryLibrary, a 501(c)4 political action committee, and the Delaware Library Association (DLA) this week celebrated the Delaware General Assembly’s passage of SB195, a media literacy bill that sets statewide standards for media education in Delaware schools. “SB195 is designed to…

Alex Jones is crazy, but some people listened. Media literacy can help

My six degrees of separation with Alex Jones, the convict County crazy conspiracies, goes through Scarlett Lewis, who has graced me with several interviews over the past few years. An alumnus of Boston University, where I work, she lost her…

EveryLibrary, Delaware Library Association Welcomes Passage of Media Literacy Bill | Education

EveryLibrary, a 501(c)4 political action committee, and the Delaware Library Association (DLA) this week celebrated the Delaware General Assembly’s passage of SB195, a media literacy bill that sets statewide media literacy standards in Delaware schools. “SB195 is designed to enable…

Embedded Media Technology (NASDAQ:IMTE) grew 5.8%

Integrated Media Technology Limited (NASDAQ: IMTE – Get a rating) The stock price jumped 5.8% in Monday’s trading session. The company traded as low as $1.95 and last traded at $1.83. 2,121,902 shares changed hands during trading, a 27% increase…

KT Telecom and Turk Telekom to Collaborate in Media Content via Partnership Agreement

KT Telecom and Turk Telekom, a Turkish company, have signed a partnership agreement to work together in the field of media content. They seek to foster collaboration for the said field through a fifth-generation private network setup and joint investment…

KT Telecom and Turk Telekom to Collaborate in Media Content via Partnership Agreement

KT Telecom and Turk Telekom, a Turkish company, have signed a partnership agreement to work together in the field of media content. They seek to foster collaboration for said field through a fifth-generation private network setup and joint investment in…

Education Horizon Grant to Empower Students Through Social Media Literacy

Associate Professor Susan Hopkins with Research Assistants Luke Bayliss and Tarra Excell. PHOTO: UniSQ Gen Z and Alpha are growing up in the days of Tik Tok and Snapchat, constantly exposed to a rapid flow of information via social media,…

UK teens get their content from these social media platforms

Social media sites have become the main sources of information for young people in the UK, according to a report by the World Economic Forum. According to the News Consumption in the UK: 2022 report, the three most popular social…

Government issued 105 orders to block social media content under new IT rules

The central government has issued 105 orders to social media platforms to block content under new IT rules that came into force in February last year. According to information shared by Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar…

New media platforms shouldn’t follow old media rules

Two years and a little ago, I was preparing a conference in Iceland. I woke up in a hotel in Reykjavik with the usual winning combination of hangover/jet lag/exhaustion and went downstairs to get some coffee. On the way down…

Accurate count of social media platforms not possible, IT Department says

While admitting that it is not possible to keep an accurate count of social media platforms, the central government said that all significant social media intermediaries comply with relevant IT rules. Cyberspace is virtual and borderless where any online…

Government issued 105 orders to block social media content under new IT rules

The central government has issued 105 orders to social media platforms to block content under new IT rules that came into force in February last year. According to information shared by Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar…

Nigeria set to host UNESCO media literacy event – Voice of Nigeria

The Nigerian government is set to host the UNESCO Media Literacy Week 2022 with around 193 UNESCO members expected. Nigerian authorities have said that the Global Media and Information Literacy Week (GMIL) 2022, which Nigeria is to hold in Abuja…

Hate speech: EC asked social media platforms to remove content in 130 cases, government says

The government told parliament on Thursday that the electoral commission had asked social media platforms to remove content relating to 130 cases of hate speech since the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. In a written response to a question in the…

Young Cambodians learn about the role of media literacy in democracy | DW AKADEMIE | DW

Like many young people around the world Today, Duch Utdom has grown using the internet and social media. He can browse the web easily. As a window to the world, his online activities partly influenced his decision to major in…

Young Cambodians learn about the role of media literacy in democracy | DW AKADEMIE | DW

Like many young people around the world Today, Duch Utdom has grown using the internet and social media. He can browse the web easily. As a window to the world, his online activities partly influenced his decision to major in…

Young Cambodians learn about the role of media literacy in democracy | DW AKADEMIE | DW

Like many young people around the world Today, Duch Utdom has grown using the internet and social media. He can browse the web easily. As a window to the world, his online activities partly influenced his decision to major in…

New research highlights the use of social media platforms for news content around the world

Whether you like it or not – whether or not you use social platforms for this purpose – the fact is that many people now get at least some of their daily news and current affairs content from media apps….

To protect free speech, social media platforms must stop their excess

by DAVID KEATING Attacks on the culture of freedom of expression are increasing day by day. Unfortunately, much of the aggression comes from major social media platforms. The power of our democracy and the genius of our First Amendment is…

The Island Intelligencer: How to Improve Your Media Literacy (101)

The bread and butter of intelligence officers is, among other things, the ability to assess the integrity of information – to sort real news from the trash. This discipline is the cornerstone of important national security products that you’ve heard…

AEC celebrates successful disinformation partnerships with online media platforms

With the 2022 Federal Elections over, the Australian Elections Commission highlights the success of its work with online media platforms to protect and promote electoral integrity in Australia. The announcement: Electoral Commissioner Tom Rogers commented on the AEC’s work with…

“Media Smart” – improving media literacy among young people

Views : 304 Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2022. 3:02 p.m. CST. By Aaron Humes: The U.S. Embassy in Belize is promoting a three-month training to help teachers and students become more knowledgeable consumers of traditional and modern media….

Best Social Media Content Agencies in India

Discover the best social media content agencies on faqs! Market. An instagram reel that compelled you to buy a great pair of boots or the facebook post that inspired you to enroll in a digital marketing course. Social media…

The Marine Corps wants to expand media literacy training. It won’t be easy

Inside the latest Marine Corps doctrinal release is a hint of a new initiative – one focused on grassroots media literacy training. The term “media literacy” appears six times in Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 8 – Information, published in June….

The Marine Corps wants to expand media literacy training. It won’t be easy

Inside the latest Marine Corps doctrinal release is a hint of a new initiative – one focused on grassroots media literacy training. The term “media literacy” appears six times in Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 8 – Information, published in June….

The Marine Corps wants to expand media literacy training. It won’t be easy

Inside the latest Marine Corps doctrinal release is a hint of a new initiative – one focused on grassroots media literacy training. The term “media literacy” appears six times in Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication 8 – Information, published in June….

Social Media Platforms and Lessons from January 6

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 06: Pro-Trump protesters gather outside the United States Capitol building on … [+] January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. A pro-Trump crowd stormed the Capitol, smashing windows and clashing with police. Trump supporters gathered in the…

Twitter is testing adding multiple media content in a single tweet

Twitter is testing a feature that will soon allow users to attach multiple media formats into a single tweet. With this feature, users will be able to insert videos, images and GIFs into a tweet which was not possible before….

Twitter is testing adding multiple media content in a single tweet

Twitter is bringing new features to the social media platform to improve user experience. The latest will allow users to add up to four media in a single tweet, not just images. Twitter is testing a feature that will soon…