Kamdhenu Paints targets festive season with social media campaign

Kamdhenu Paints, the paint and emulsion manufacturer, has launched a new social media campaign for the upcoming festival season to educate the consumers about the benefit of its product, ‘Kamodual Luxury’. The upcoming festive season calls for a fresh coat of paint to brighten the mood and the current situation calls for an economical approach […]

‘Don’t say anything stupid’: social media minefield for journalists at Nine newspapers

The CEO of Macquarie Media, Adam Lang, said there was a “no comment” on the Jones negotiations but was more forthcoming on the Hadley allegations: “All staff at Macquarie Media are required to adhere to a workplace behaviour policy which includes a responsibility to maintain a safe working environment and report any matters of concern. […]

Australia plans tough laws for social media sites that don’t take down violent content

The prime minister, Scott Morrison, and Porter were left unimpressed after a meeting with social media companies this week, which had been called in response to the live-streaming of the killing of 50 people in two New Zealand mosques.

Bill targeting extreme content on social media won’t hit tech giant bosses, Labor says

Penalties for individuals who “provide a hosting service” and fail to remove material can be up to three years imprisonment or a $2.1m fine, or both. Labor believes these penalties will not apply to executives of social media companies because giants like Facebook and Twitter – not the individuals themselves – provide the service.

How Maruti, Hero Motocorp and Renault are taking social media route to leverage sales

NEW DELHI: With more than 420 million mobile internet users in India, a lot of communication and information absorption is happening over mobile devices.And this is compelling every automaker to spread their message on digital platforms. Social Media is an integral part of digital marketing strategy; various original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are using the platforms […]

‘I’m switching off for my mental health’: Rita Ora and Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall lead stars vowing to ditch social media for Digital Detox day

The reality star added how he refers to ‘social media and our mental health like a petrol gauge’ in which the tank is full in the morning and slowly depletes throughout the day.  

IDFC Mutual Fund’s ‘Datey Raho’ campaign forays into OOH, social media

IDFC Mutual Fund has announced the launch of its ‘stay invested – #DateyRaho’ campaign on Out-Of-Home format.The 19-city OOH campaign will go beyond the metros and aim to raise awareness about the need to be vigilant both in terms of their health as well as regarding their investments. The campaign will also be seen across […]

‘That is the worst thing you can say’: Denise Welch breaks down as she reveals she’s taking a break from social media after Piers Morgan branded her a ‘dumb and dangerous Covid-denier’

The debate, which also featured Dr Sara Kayat, saw Denise also talk about people’s mental health and the fact that people who suffer from the likes of cancer and heart disease were failing to receive the treatment they needed. 

‘Rumors spread like wildfire’: false posts claiming activists started Oregon fires flood social media

The false rumors, especially about antifa, have spread wildly on Facebook and Twitter. One particularly potent piece of misinformation is an article by the website Law Enforcement Today, which cites a single anonymous “federal law enforcement source” who alleges that the wildfires across the west coast are part of a “‘coordinated and planned’ attack”. The […]

Hate Social Media? You’ll Love This Documentary

Eventually, though, they start talking. According to them, the problems are thus: We spend too much time on social media. We do this because, in essence, we have no choice. The people who work at tech companies have invested infinite money, time, and engineering power to design systems that keep us hooked, and which predict […]