Saturday, December 4, 2021

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Parag Agrawal

Twitter onboards Indian origin Parag Agrawal as new CEO

The announcement comes shortly after Twitter Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey announced to step down from his role
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After Android and iOS, now Twitter’s web app will no longer crop individual images

Users will no longer need to click on an image to view the full-size version. The feature appears to be rolling out to all users immediately.
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Snapchat faces network issues a week after Facebook, Whatsapp saw network failure

This also comes a day after Gmail was out for some users in India and a week after the six-hour-long Facebook outage
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Russian court slaps fine on Google for flouting internet laws

A Russian court has fined the tech major 6.5 million roubles ($89,535) for not deleting content that the country deems illegal
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Twitter’s tension with government pushes Koo up to the ladder

The 16-month-old app, which allows users to send tweet-like posts in English and seven Indian languages has seen about 85% of its users join since February
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Russia tightens noose around US tech cos, fines Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp for data breach

The move is seen as the latest clampdown on foreign internet companies operating in Russia. The penalties imposed are also viewed as a move to take control of the Russian segment of the internet

Troubles for WhatsApp far from over, Russia slaps administrative proceedings

Last week a Russian court fined Alphabet Inc.’s Google 3 million roubles for violating personal data legislation and registered administrative proceedings against Facebook and Twitter
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Google, Facebook, Twitter plan to shut Hong Kong operations over new data laws

The new proposed laws make tech companies liable for the malicious sharing of individuals’ information online.
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Tech Lifestyle product maker DIZO to foray into mobile biz

DIZO, a brand that operates under the Realme TechLife ecosystem has announced its plans to unveil its first mobile phone in the Indian market soon
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Parliamentary panel on IT tells Facebook, Google ‘Indian laws supreme’; fall in line

The committee had emphasised that laws followed in India are supreme, not the social media platforms’ policies and they need to abide by them
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