WhatsApp launches 'tipline' to counter fake news

To counter circulation of fake news in the time of elections in India scheduled to start from April 11, WhatsApp has launched a 'tipline'...


Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Facebook launches ‘Candidate Connect’ feature

With just a few weeks to go for Lok Sabha elections 2019, social media major Facebook has launched a feature 'Candidate Connect' through...


One can do anything if he or she has the right attitude and mindset: Viveik Patel

After his true act of patriotism, NRI Viveik Patel doesn’t need much introduction. This million-dollar man raised over USD1 million for...

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Patriot acts: NRI raises over USD1 million in just 11 days for Pulwama martyrs

NRI Viveik Patel deserves a special mention. The 26-year old, who started his own fundraiser on Facebook with a target of raising...


Facebook acquires shopping startup GrokStyle launched by Indian origin woman

In an attempt to enable users shop better using Artificial Intelligence, Facebook has acquired a startup founded by an Indian-origin woman,...


Temporary outage of Facebook, Instagram feeds across the world

Millions of Facebook and Instagram users spread across the world were unable to access their feeds for a short period yesterday night...


Facebook and IMDA jointly launch start-up programme

Startup Station Singapore is a six-months programme, and aims to take in between eight and 12 start-ups in the pioneer batch.


Facebook to open first Asian data centre in Singapore with investment of SGD1.4 billion

Facebook will open its first data centre in Asia in Singapore with an investment worth SGD1.4 billion. It will also open avenues for...


NRI banker loses his job over controversial ripped flag Facebook post

Even, as the 11th India-Singapore Strategic Dialogue kicked off today in the Lion City, the controversy over an NRI’s Facebook post...


Indian-origin director of Google AR will lead Facebook's AR platform

Indian-origin Director of Product for Augmented Reality (AR) at Google Nikhil Chandhok has joined Facebook to lead product management of its...


India becomes largest audience country for Facebook: Report

Facebook users in India have crossed the 240 million mark, making it the largest audience country for the social media giant, according to a...


Facebook research: Women entrepreneurs can boost Singapore economy

A new research by Facebook has found that Singapore is missing out on a potential boost to the economy by not addressing the challenges...