Scam Alert! Viral message on social media offering free internet could be a scam

  A fake message doing rounds on social media offering free internet is likely to be a scam. To protect their users from falling into the trap, telecom companies are now issuing a public advisory, warning users that such messages promising free recharge plans for online education floating on social media could possibly steal their […]

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Soon, WhatsApp messages could disappear after 90 days: Know more about new feature

WhatsApp is working on a slew of features that are set to change our messaging experience on the social media platform. In such an attempt, the Facebook-owned social media platform is currently testing a feature that will automatically delete messages after 90 days. WhatsApp had recently launched a disappearing message feature that automatically deletes conversations […]

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Facebook to publish interim compliance report as per IT rules on July 2

Social media giant Facebook on Tuesday said it will publish an interim report on July 2 as mandated by the IT rules, and provide information on the number of content it removed proactively between May 15-June 15. The final report will be published on July 15, containing details of user complaints received and action taken. […]

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Getting Stressed? During Work From Home then Try these Methods to Overcome Your Stress

In this era of Corona, due to work from home, it is becoming very difficult to balance life between home and office. Most of the time of those doing work from home is spent between office work and home tension. The problem is that people have no time left for themselves. In such a situation, the problem of […]

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Earning money from YouTube, Facebook, Twitter? MUST know this Social Media ITR filing rule

Last date for Income Tax Returns (ITR) filing is gone and now one will have to file ITR with a stiff penalty. However, those who have earnings from social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc., must know that they also have income tax outgo if their annual turnover is Rs 50 lakh or more. […]

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Beware! This Mistake on WhatsApp, Facebook can Rob You of Your hard Earned Money

While the Coronavirus pandemic has engulfed the country, fraudsters are on the prowl to deceive innocent people of their hard earned money. These innocent people are fooled by various messages that they receive and due to their mistakes, they end up losing their money. Social media is replete with messages and posts promising guaranteed high […]

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Bullstop! This AI-Based App to Protect You from Social Media Bullying

Computer scientists have launched an app, ‘Bullstop’ that uses novel artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to combat trolling and bullying online. The downloadable app is the only anti-cyberbullying app that integrates directly to social media platforms to protect users from bullies and trolls messaging them directly, the scientists from Aston University in the UK, reported. Bullstop […]

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Govt has some Safety Tips for Facebook and other Social Media Users

Cyber Dost Amid lockdown and travel restrictions, there has been a spurt in users of social media like Facebook and Whatsapp. This has also led to an increase in cyber fraud cases. In view of that the Home Ministry has come out with Twitter handle – Cyber Dost – to spread awareness and has shared […]

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SC Declines Plea to Link Aadhaar, Social Media Accounts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain a plea by BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay seeking to link Aadhaar with social media accounts as a measure to curb fake accounts. A bench of Justices L. Nageswara Rao, Krishna Murari and S. Ravindra Bhat, taking up the matter through video conferencing, declined to interfere with […]

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