Facebook defends two-question survey to curb fake news

San Francisco, Jan 25 :  Despite facing criticism that its two-question users’ survey to curb the spread of fake news could be manipulated, Facebook has defended the survey in a series of tweets.

According to Adam Mosseri, Head of News Feed, Facebook will sample a new set of users each…

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Samsung ropes in students for 'Safe India Campaign'

New Delhi, Jan 24 :  Creating awareness about the dangers associated with the irresponsible smartphone use, including the selfie craze, Samsung India on Wednesday announced the next phase of its ‘Safe India’ campaign which also covers school and colleges students.
The campaign would roll out in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Lucknow…

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Google's lunar competition to end with no winner

Bengaluru, Jan 24:  Google Lunar XPRIZE, a $30 million global competition to develop a spacecraft and explore the Moon, will end with no winner as the five finalist teams, including one from India, failed to raise funds, organisers said on Tuesday.
“After consultation with our five finalist teams, we have…

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'Xbox One X' console in India for Rs 44,990

New Delhi, Jan 23  Technology giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched “Xbox One X” — the world’s most powerful console that brings immersive 4K gaming and 4K entertainment to gamers for Rs 44,990.
“We are delighted to offer the world’s most powerful console with access to most diverse games…

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New Facebook update to prioritise trustworthy news: Zuckerberg

San Francisco, Jan 20  After tweaking its News Feed to allow users to see more updates from family and friends than posts from businesses, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has now announced to prioritise news that is trustworthy, informative and local.

In a Facebook post on Saturday, Zuckerberg said it’s…

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