Posts in category: Social Media
Survey reveals UAE’s most popular social media apps

A survey by the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority has revealed how UAE residents use social media. According to the survey, the results show that WhatsApp and Facebook are the most popular social media apps with 97 per cent and 89 per cent, followed by YouTube with 73 percent. The least popular form of social media […]

Fear Materialized: Border Agents Demand Social Media Data from Americans

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) recently filed complaints against U.S Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for, in part, demanding social media information from Muslim American citizens returning home from traveling abroad. According to CAIR, CBP accessed public posts by demanding social media handles, and potentially accessed private posts by demanding cell phone passcodes and […]

Kiran Bedi cancels Puducherry CM’s circular on use of social media by officials

PUDUCHERRY: The tussle between Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and chief minister V Narayanasamy+ is becoming bitter day by day. Bedi on Thursday cancelled a circular issued under the instructions of Narayanasamy directing government servants to desist from using social media for official work. In an order, Bedi said the “circular dated January 2 of […]