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Texas law banning moderation by social media platforms is approved by the 5th Circuit

Controversial Texas law allowing citizens to sue social media platforms for censoring political speech takes effect after federal appeals court reversed an injunction preventing the application of the law. A three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals found…

Supreme Court requests compliance report from social media platforms on child pornography

As the widespread use of social media and online networking sites to abuse children has resulted in a proliferation of photographs and web pages circulating, the Supreme Court asked all social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, to file a…

Advertisers must start pulling money from social media platforms to help tackle extremist content online – expert

It was formed by New Zealand and France following the Christchurch terrorist attack on March 15, 2019. “It’s a real showpiece for New Zealand,” Ardern said from New York on Wednesday. “It’s obviously been running for a number of years…

Social media platforms’ ‘flawed policies’ amplify voter fraud allegations: report

Social media companies have weak policies on misinformation and did not apply them consistently until the 2022 midterms, according to a new report released Monday. The report, from New York University’s Stern Center for Business and Human Rights, faults Meta,…

Social media platforms are at the forefront of the China-West narrative battle

US: Long tied to Beijing’s outlandish propaganda campaign and insisting on “telling China’s story well,” praise for China’s achievements on Western social media platforms now shows that the West is grappling with the world conflict. I’m not averse to playing…

Ronn Torossian on Adapting PR Efforts to Social Media Platforms

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, September 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According Ronn Torossian, the global pandemic has brought many changes around the world, as many businesses have been forced to work remotely, which has made it a bit more difficult…

Federal officials put pressure on social media platforms |

By Jacob Sullum “Tech platforms are notoriously opaque,” the White House complained last week, saying Americans deserve to know more about how online forums decide “when and how to remove content from their Site (s”. Yet the Biden administration, which…

Biden urges accountability of social media platforms at anti-hate summit

President Biden on Thursday called for accountability on social media platforms for their role in fueling violence as the White House hosted a summit aimed at addressing hate-based violence. Biden, in a speech to lawmakers, administration officials and activists at…

Ex-Twitter, Facebook executives urge lawmakers to rein in social media platforms

WASHINGTON — A senior executive at video app TikTok, which is owned by Chinese tech giant ByteDance, told a U.S. Senate panel he was negotiating with federal regulators over restricting access to user data to employees in China, but refused…

Senator Daines urges Big Tech executives on how social media platforms plan to tackle fentanyl and illicit drug sales

FIRST ON FOX – Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., sent a letter to the CEOs of Snapchat, YouTube, Instagram and TikTok on Tuesday, asking them what they are doing to combat the sales of fentanyl and other illicit drugs on their…

Biden’s Sneaky Censors: Behind the Scenes, Federal Officials Pressure Social Media Platforms to Remove Disadvantaged Speech, by Jacob Sullum

“Tech platforms are notoriously opaque,” the White House complained last week, saying Americans deserve to know more about how online forums decide “when and how to remove content from their Site (s”. Yet the Biden administration, which regularly pressures social…

What to know about the convergence of social media platforms

Last week, Twitter finally announced a “share” button for its android application. The feature is already standard in iOS, making Twitter way, way behind in its own game. It’s just the latest example of a social media platform chasing revenue…

Instagram is testing a new feature that mimics other social media platforms / Digital Information World

A new report from Tech Crunch highlights Instagram’s new test. But it’s quite unique, to say the least. The social media app is experimenting with a new feature designed to mimic other social media platforms. It’s called “Reposts” and it’s…

Top 10 Most Popular Social Media Platforms in USA

The most popular social media platforms in the world are not necessarily the most popular in the United States or other countries. Indeed, there are country-specific social media apps. Douyin for example, is a Chinese application, the national version of…

Social Media Platforms to Testify at US Senate Homeland Security Hearing

The US Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday with parent platforms Facebook, Alphabet’s YouTube, Twitter and the short-form video app TikTok on the impact of social media on homeland security. The panel led…

Will introduce a framework to regulate social media platforms: Center to Delhi HC

“Social media platforms must be held accountable for subjugating and overriding fundamental rights” “Social media platforms must be held accountable for subjugating and overriding fundamental rights” The Center informed the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that it would “at some…

Top 10 most popular social media platforms in the world

Social media is used for almost everything today. From messaging to tracking your favorites to advertising, we can say that social media is a world apart. According to the Digital 2022 April Global Statshot Report, there are 4.65 billion social…

69% of B2Bs share their experience on social media platforms when they have a bad customer service experience: GoodFirms B2B survey

“Overly demanding customers, increased operating costs and price pressure are the top three challenges facing B2B sellers.” /EIN News/ — Washington, Sept. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GoodFirms, a world-renowned research, rating and assessment platform, recently released its new research…

Will introduce framework to regulate social media platforms: center tells Delhi HC

The Center told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that it would “at some point” introduce a framework to regulate social media platforms, including the de-platforming of users by them. The Center said the proposed framework would be forward-looking and…

Chinese social media platforms add hidden digital watermarks to track screenshot sharing Global Voices

Image created from a screenshot of Douban.com At least two Chinese social media platforms have added a script to their sites and apps to generate a hidden digital watermark (盲水印) to track the original user who shared a screenshot. A…

Social media platforms act on misinformation midstream

Social media has played a huge role in recent political history, from Donald Trump’s tweets of rage to the haphazard factual freedom of Facebook accounts of a stolen election in 2020. Particularly though, Google – that it’s not no exaggeration…

Modern technology is essential to enrich social media platforms | Digital

The rapid emergence of metaverse encourages many to venture into new virtual frontiers. In response to the growing formation of diverse virtual universes, social media platforms must prepare for this future by implementing unique strategies that not only optimize but…

Social Media Platforms That Could Help You Earn Money

Image source: FREEPIK Social media and content creation The internet has brought many opportunities for creative people to become famous and earn money online. In this era, writers, musicians, filmmakers, and other content creators can share their creative visions with…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

How to revamp your social media platforms and sell repeatedly

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur the contributors are theirs. When it comes to sharing your message and selling deals, there are tons of platforms to help you do just that. Each platform offers creative ways to make sales, and what’s more,…

Global ad spend slowdown is real as online media platforms brace for slowdown

The global advertising slowdown is real. So real in fact that even the usually recession-proof online platforms are feeling the crunch. The slowdown ravaged ad sales on YouTube, Snapchat, Twitter and Facebook in the last quarter. This will probably continue…

Singapore: Further details released on proposed security measures for social media platforms

During MCI’s earlier consultation with industry, we provided information on these codes in our alert: Government proposes codes of practice to regulate harmful online content on social media. As noted in our previous alert, the Code of Practice for Online…

Fake news on social media platforms is undermining trust in democracy, new data shows

Fake news on social media platforms such as Facebook undermines trust in democracy, study finds. Respondents expressed widespread concern about its destabilizing effects. 2 Department of Philosophy Senior Lecturer in Global Ethics Dr. Merten Reglitz 2 The fear is that…

LinkedIn offers new opportunities for creators on social media platforms / Digital Information World

In the digital age, everything is governed by the Internet. If you’re a social media management pro, you’re headed for a lot of growth opportunities. Among these opportunities, new ones are offered by a multitude of platforms. You just need…

Social media platforms are top news sources among UK teenagers – report

This digital age has radically reshaped many of us. One of the biggest catalysts for this change is social media platforms, which have taken different generations by storm. But as well as serving as a form of entertainment, they are…

Parents and young people say social media platforms can be more responsive to Singapore’s online safety needs

SINGAPORE: Parents and young people said on Thursday (July 21) that social media platforms could be more responsive to Singapore’s needs, amid growing concerns about online safety. During a public consultation on online safety on Thursday evening, several participants pointed…

Social media platforms still fail to enforce protections for LGBTQ users: GLAAD

NEW YORK: The five largest social media platforms are failing to enforce LGBTQ user protection policies, according to a new report from GLAAD. The report, released last week, shows that each platform has a political commitment to protect its queer,…

The role of social media platforms in disseminating information [Infographic]

Although social media seems enough an informal setting for news, it has become a primary source of information for many. With 68% of South African adults logging onto these platforms to get their daily dose of news stories, it’s hard…

Indian government’s new IT laws to disrupt social media platforms

Twitter recently took the Indian government to court after it threatened the social media giant with severe consequences for failing to comply with the government’s dictate on content moderation on the platform. In fact, Twitter and the Indian government have…

With an extensive reach across social media platforms, Harry Runciman strives to grow and grow audiences to share his experiences and further his career.

Possessing commendable social media skills, Harry Runciman works tirelessly to achieve his dreams and goals Young and hardworking 22-year-old Harry Runciman is a resident of New Zealand with high social media skills and knowledge. Although he lives in New Zealand,…

Why Decentralized Messaging Apps Will Replace Today’s Social Media Platforms

Disclaimer: The text below is an advertising article and is not part of Cryptonews.com editorial content. The current state of social media is appalling and only getting worse. Originally designed to facilitate communication, these apps have become a nightmare for…

How social media platforms could do more to protect LGBTQ+ users

Facebook, Instagram and YouTube, or even Twitter and TikTok, are not doing enough to protect users belonging to the LGBTQ+ community, according to a new report by GLAAD, an American non-governmental organization fighting against discrimination against the gay, lesbian and…

European funding for European media platforms

A project to develop European media platforms and increase EU access to quality information has been launched by the European Commission. The ambition is to offer news in as many EU languages ​​as possible and to increase trust in quality…

Social media platforms score alarmingly high in protecting LGBTQ community

LGBTQ media advocacy organization GLAAD just published his Social Media Safety Index 2022which claims that some of the major social media platforms do not protect community users. GLAAD rated companies using 12 LGBTQ-specific online safety indicators for privacy, free speech,…

UNESCO accuses Telegram, social media platforms of hosting Holocaust denier content

INTERVIEW: “In our company, change is a constant”, says the boss of the award-winning advertising agency Havas Middle East DUBAI: Havas Middle East, a multinational advertising and public relations company, scored a big win for the region at the 2022…

Social media platforms see spike in anti-Hindu hate speech, report says

“Anti-Hindu Disinformation: A Case Study of Hinduphobia on Social Media” is published by a new Center for Cyber-Social Threat Identification and Prediction at Rutgers University. The center is a partnership between Rutgers’ Miller Center for Community Protection and ResilienceRutger’s Center…

Social media platforms failing to stop hate and threats against LGBTQ users, report says

article FILE IMAGE – TikTok and Facebook logos displayed on phone screens and a laptop keyboard are seen in this illustration photo taken February 6, 2022. (Photo Illustration by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images) Social media platforms including Facebook and…

UNESCO, UN Report: Social Media Platforms Play Vital Role in Countering Online Hate

NEW YORK – Reducing the vast number of Holocaust denials and distortions online requires effective action by social media platforms, according to a first of its kind report released today by UNESCO and the United Nations Department of Global Communications,…

Social media platforms not doing enough to keep LGBTQ people safe, group says

For the second year in a row, the five largest social media platforms received failing grades on LGBTQ safety, according to a report by GLAAD, an LGBTQ media advocacy group. GLAAD’s second annual social media safety index rated Facebook, Twitter,…

Testimonial from ex-Twitter employee is an urgent call for social media platforms to ‘fix the feed’

WASHINGTON — During today’s House Select Committee hearing investigating the Jan. 6 uprising, an anonymous former Twitter employee said he tried for weeks in 2020 to bring the platform to do something about the calls for violence that arose on…

Abortion debate in tech raises new censorship concerns on social media platforms

Following the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade, which returned the power to legislate abortion rights to states, several tech companies have been sued for banning users and removing content. posts that discuss methods of receiving abortion services or…

Media streaming platforms grow more slowly

forms of streaming media game face big cirs This article introduces how media streaming platforms are currently developing in the market. BUFFALO, NEW YORK, USA, July 8, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — “As long as the number of users increases, the share…

Social media platforms: social media must respect the social contract

Microblogging site Twitter seeking legal redress against GoI takedown notices highlights the conflict between the contractual terms agreed upon by social media platforms and their users, and the limits of freedom of expression available in jurisdictions in which they operate….

Web3 will unite users of social media platforms, says Aave executive

Web3, the third iteration of the Internet, is rapidly approaching the mainstream with the promise of disrupting the status quo of digital interactions and creating a new paradigm for democratic engagement. Lens Protocol is a decentralized social graph built by…

Don’t leave regulation in the hands of social media platforms. The government needs to reassess its role

JJurisdictions around the world are grappling with the issue of regulating user content on social media. India, too, is changing its approach. Public consultations on the proposed amendments to the rules of information technology, 2021 took place recently. A considerable…

Column: California considering restrictions on social media platforms

California is poised to take a bold stance by holding Facebook (Meta), Instagram, TikTok, Snap and other major social media platforms accountable for their actions if a groundbreaking bill targeting online addiction crosses its final obstacles. The bill, AB 2408,…

Social media platforms embrace e-commerce as a saving grace. Here’s why.

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur the contributors are theirs. It’s no secret that social media platforms derive the vast majority of their revenue from the sale of targeted ads. In 2021, Meta (formerly Facebook) generated $117.93 billion in revenuethe majority of…

Center urges social media platforms to remove content justifying Udaipur murder

As tensions mounted, the Ministry of Information asked social media platforms to remove content about the Udaipur murder. Disturbing footage of a tailor being attacked by two men on Friday had gone viral on social media. Kanhaiya Lal, a tailor,…

Entertainment Arts Research signs production deal with Kidfit Strong for media platforms

Entertainment Arts Research signs production deal with Kidfit Strong for media platformsPress release | 06/29/2022 Entertainment Arts Research (OTC:EARI), a diverse beverage and media group, announces that the company has signed a production deal with KIDFIT Strong, a children’s health…

Consumers’ Most Popular Social Media Platforms Revealed

By Austin King June 29, 2022 YouTube, Instagram and Facebook were among the platforms of choice for consumers, thanks to influencer marketing and social selling The most popular social media platforms have been revealed in a new report, with YouTube…

Pakistani professors examine social media platforms to promote Islamic content

In this time of great fitnah and shirk, a group of enthusiastic young students and Pakistani teachers gathered in Mashhad many of whom came from Lahore to discuss the current situation and what actions can be taken to save Muslims….

Social media platforms fail to adequately resolve grievances, minister says

The government’s proposal to set up a grievance appeal board follows several complaints that social media platforms are not adequately addressing issues raised by the public, Union Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar said on Thursday. The Minister of…

Social media platforms must comply with Indian laws: MeitY

Reiterating his earlier remarks on social media platforms or intermediaries, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), said on Thursday that companies “must” comply with Indian laws , whether they like it or not. MeitY on…

Social Media Platforms Make Privacy A Priority – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source

Over the past decade, social media platforms have grown exponentially. The way users use social media platforms has also undergone a sea change. Social media platforms are now an essential part of our lives to keep in touch with our…

Singapore to impose content moderation rules on social media platforms

Singapore will soon have a new code of practice for online safety and a content code for social media services, requiring social media platforms to implement community standards and content moderation processes, to tackle online harm. These will focus on…

Social media platforms will have to block harmful content

Facebook, TikTok and Twitter apps are seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken July 13, 2021. *(Photo: REUTERS/Dado Ruvic) SINGAPORE – Social media platforms will have to comply with instructions from the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to take…

Social media platforms will have to block harmful content

Facebook, TikTok and Twitter apps are seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken July 13, 2021. *(Photo: REUTERS/Dado Ruvic) SINGAPORE – Social media platforms will have to comply with instructions from the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to take…

Social media platforms to remove harmful content and add safeguards under the rules offered by S’pore

SINGAPORE – Social media platforms like Facebook, TikTok and Twitter will soon be legally required to implement security standards and content moderation processes to minimize the risk of users being exposed to harmful online content like the terrorist propaganda, under…

Government to make legal changes and regulations to hold social media platforms accountable: Ashwini Vaishnaw

On June 18, IT and Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw assured that the government would make the necessary legal changes and regulations to make social media platforms more accountable. The minister stressed that social media and the digital world must be…

Social media platforms accept new European rules on online publications

Social media platforms accept new European rules on online publications New EU code of practice on disinformation aims to prevent advertising from appearing alongside messages deemed intentionally false or misleading Mark Zuckerberg speaks at a technology conference in Paris on…

What are social media platforms doing this #PrideMonth?

Throughout the year, social media plays a pivotal role in helping the LGBTQ+ community raise awareness, share stories, and connect with other community members. But this month, we see these platforms pulling out all the stops to help realize what…

3 Major Streaming Media Platforms in the United States

netflix Disney + HBO-MAX This article introduces 3 major streaming platforms in the United States. BUFFALO, NEW YORK, USA, June 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — 1.Netflix Netflix was founded in 1997 as a membership-based record rental (Netflix still offers DVD rentals)….

How to Leverage 4 Effective Social Media Platforms for Advertising — RISMedia

Social media advertising is essential if you want to stand out from the competition, drive people to your site, gain visibility on your ads, and increase your revenue. Relying on organic searches saves you money, but isn’t always reliable or…

How to choose social media platforms for your marketing strategy

More … than six social media platforms have over a billion users flocking to use them every month. With so many options available, you might be wondering how to choose which social media platforms will suit your marketing strategy. When…

Nigeria to require social media platforms to open local offices

Facebook, TikTok and Twitter apps are seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ABUJA, June 14 (Reuters) – Online platforms like Twitter (TWTR.N), Facebook (META.O)…

Families of US overdose victims demand action from social media platforms

Protesters march outside Snapchat’s headquarters in Santa Monica, California on June 13, 2022, calling on social networks to block the sale of drugs on their platforms – AFP Of 107,000 overdose deaths last year in the United States, 70% were…

Families of overdose victims demand action from social media platforms

Published on: 06/14/2022 – 06:40 Santa Monica (United States) (AFP) – Families of teenagers who died after overdosing on drugs purchased through Snapchat and other social media platforms on Monday called on tech companies to do more to address the…

Meta to strengthen the protection of children and adolescents on social media platforms

Advertising Social media giant Meta said on Tuesday it was rolling out a series of measures to tighten the safety of young users on its Instagram platform, the latest company to tackle the problem. Activists have long criticized tech giants…

Delhi Police: Delhi Police writes to social media platforms for details of offensive content

New Delhi: The Delhi Police’s Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit wrote to Twitter and other social media platforms on Saturday seeking details regarding offensive content on their respective platforms a day after protests in the erupted nationwide over…

Delhi police ask social media platforms for details of ‘offensive content’

The Delhi Police’s Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit wrote to Twitter and other social media platforms on Saturday seeking details regarding offensive content on their respective platforms a day after protests in the erupted nationwide…

Trump’s social media platforms tried to refute January 6 evidence

Placeholder while loading article actions Supporters of former President Donald Trump rushed to defend him online in the hours after the January 6 committee hearings began, seeking to sow doubt about his involvement through the same social media channels that…

Reviews | Government can (and should) make social media platforms safer for young users

Of all the experts looking at the effects of social media on young people, teen voices are often the least heard. Parents worry about the safety of their children. Social media companies worry about their ad revenue, user base, and…

Intellectual Property Infringements on Social Media Platforms and the Role of Intermediaries – Trademark

June 09, 2022 Sujata Chaudhri IP Lawyers To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. The power of social media as a virtual platform for delivering content created by an individual…

Empower social media platforms

Judging by global developments, the possibility of making social media and Internet platforms accountable for their content is gaining momentum. Just before the pandemic, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg found himself in front of members of the United States Congress. In…

New York law aims to force social media platforms to restrict ‘hate’ speech

General Business Law of the State of New York § 394-cccsigned yesterday by the Governor (AB A7865A / SB S4511A) and which is expected to come into force in six months, provides: Social media networks; hateful behavior prohibited. As used…

Social media platforms crack down on fake news ahead of Brazil election

Social media platforms say they have launched an effort to crack down on fake news and misinformation in Brazil ahead of an October election that many expect to be turbulent. Fake news has proven to be a powerful political tool…

How Social Media Platforms Fight Misinformation

Some of the biggest social media platforms have removed hundreds of thousands of posts over the past year as part of a wider initiative to tackle disinformation in Australia. As Gizmodo Australia reported, a group of companies – including Meta,…

How social media platforms have affected patient care

Cheryl Zapata is director of development at the Plano-based Texas Back Institute. Ms. Zapata will participate in the panels “Orthopedic, Spine Practice Landscape in Two Years” and “Independent Spine Practices: The Big Threats and Even Bigger Opportunities to Thrive” at…