India AI, Meta partner to foster innovation in AI & Emerging Techs

As AI and Emerging Technologies gain prominence, ‘India AI’ teams up with Meta to propel India’s digital leadership and promote responsible AI practices for a brighter future

Meta eyeing Dalai Lama, Oprah as users for its Twitter-like platform

An internal communication at Meta unveiled the company's plan to create a Twitter alternative that would be characterized by its commitment to being "sanely run".

After Meta And Twitter, Amazon Set To Lay Off 10,000 Employees

E-commerce giant Amazon is planning to lay off around 10,00 employees as a cost-cutting measure. The tech company has registered losses in the last few quarters. As per reports published in international media, the company could fire as many as 10,000 employees. The process can begin this week. This could prove to be the biggest […]

Meta India Head Ajit Mohan Quits; To Join Rival Snap Inc

Ajit Mohan has quit as the India head of Facebook’s parent company Meta Platforms today. The company announced that it’s India head has stepped down and would be pursuing an opportunity outside the company, in a statement.  According to reports, Mohan is going to join rival social media platform Snap inc. The company developed and […]

Fake News Case: Delhi Police Searches Houses Of Editors, Office Of The Wire

Two days after the Delhi Police registered a First Information Report (FIR) against the digital news platform, a team of Crime Branch officials conducted searches at the houses of four editors of the organisation – including its founder and editor-in-chief, Siddharth Varadarajan.

DIGIPUB Condemns Police Search At The Wire Editors

The collective of independent digital news portals, DIGIPUB India, on Monday condemned Delhi Police searches in the homes of the editors of The Wire.

Meta-Wire row: Varadarajan Called Out For Throwing Staffer Devesh Kumar Under Bus

The Wire has filed a police complaint against their “tech-expert” Devesh Kumar, for allegedly supplying fabricated material on Meta and Instagram to damage the reputation of The Wire. Kumar had worked on a series of articles about parent company Meta that owns Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram giving privileged access to BJP IT cell chief Amit Malviya.  […]

BJP IT Cell Head Amit Malviya To Sue The Wire

BJP’s National Information & Technology Department in-charge Amit Malviya has decided to file civil and criminal proceedings against the news website The Wire on Thursday over forged documents to malign his image.

Twitter Cracks Up As WhatsApp Goes Down

Meta-owned instant communication app WhatsApp is reportedly facing  issue. WhatsApp users in India are currently unable to send and receive messages. Outage detection website DownDetector confirmed that WhatsApp is not working for thousands of users. As per the website’s map the majorly affected hot spots are major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Lucknow, apart […]