Accessing India's digital consumers is seen as the key to future growth for big tech companies like Facebook.
A thriving black market for stolen personal data makes millions of people vulnerable to spies, spammers, scammers and hackers.
Nigerian small business owners highlight the factors that limit full potential of social media use in commerce.
The majority of country press audiences prefer to read their local paper in print than online. In fact, many said they would stop reading their papers if they went digital only.
Trump will not be returning to Facebook or Instagram before November 2021.
The social media giant's third-party review panel upheld Facebook's ban on Donald Trump. A corporate governance expert explains why Facebook created the Oversight Board.
Digital media shutdowns in Africa will lead to higher economic costs and greater public outrage.
As India's COVID crisis deepens, the government is taking a harder line with any social media content it finds objectionable.
Apple's latest iPhone operating system lets you opt out of having your online habits tracked by the apps you use. That's a big part of Facebook's business model, but don't expect a privacy revolution.
A significant portion of teenagers' social development happens online. The risks are well known, but the benefits of peer support are often overlooked.
More than 500 million people's details were compromised. The records include various combinations of name, email, gender, date of birth, location, relationship status and employer.
Social media isn’t just mirroring conflicts happening in schools and on streets – it’s intensifying and triggering new disputes.
Tech companies' use of dual-class share structures to keep control in the hands of founders and other insiders gives a handful of people power over enormous swaths of American life.
News organisations are wracking their brains on how to get people to their sites.
If it hosts the same violent rhetoric that saw Parler forced offline, Trump's platform may be a short-lived adventure.
A privacy expert says citizens will need to exercise their right to public protest if they want to preserve their privacy.
The decisions made by Facebook through its content moderators and Oversight Board have significant implications for the exercise of worldwide freedom of expression and speech.
When social media platforms banned Donald Trump they acknowledged that sometimes social good is more important than shareholder profits.
Canada needs to think carefully about our approach to regulating online harm. Rather than going it alone and taking aim at social media companies, Canada should work with other democracies.
It would be naïve to think that the rise of science and technology hasn’t made it more difficult to understand the problems we face as citizens