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Political parties bet big on mobile campaigns to woo voters

India has gone mobile and political parties don’t want to miss the opportunity to use the medium. While social media is the future and is attracting new faithful every day, mobile phones are......

Facebook cracking down on fake 'likes' in poll season

With politicians boosting their social media presence in the poll season using fake online followers, Facebook has started cracking down on fraudulent accounts showing suspicious high number of......

EC to keep tabs on poll ads in social media, issues guidelines

With political parties using social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook in a big way for campaigning in Lok Sabha polls, the Election Commission has issued detailed guidelines for......

Communists in Bengal embrace social media

The 'virtual' dawn has finally broken for Bengal's communists though they lost ground on state's political turf to the ruling Trinamool Congress. Having been the butt of criticism on social media......

EC to monitor spending by political parties on social media

The Election Commission will for the first time keep a watch on the spending on social media by the political parties in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Assistant Chief Electoral Officer in West......

Facebook users cross 100 million in India, largest outside US

Social media giant Facebook has over 100 million active users in India, its largest base outside the United States. "Today, we have more than 100 million people who access Facebook actively in......

Reliance uses social media to refute Kejriwal's allegations

Reliance Industries on Thursday took to social media to refute allegations of receiving favours from a Gujarat minister who is related to company promoter Mukesh Ambani, saying that the allegations......

Done for a while, says Zuckerberg on new acquisitions

After snapping up messaging app WhatsApp for a surprising $19 billion, social media giant Facebook will stay off acquisitions for some time, its founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg said. Calling......

Use social media to pick up frauds, says Rajan

With instances of online financial frauds on the rise, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Wednesday mooted the idea of using the social media by the regulator as a tool to pick-up wrongdoings.......

Facebook wants to read your SMS, confidential info: Kaspersky

Leading social media company Facebook wants to read SMSes and other confidential information of people on the Android mobile phone platform, cyber security firm Kaspersky said."Over the last few......

Alok Nath: I have played father to people older than me

Alok Nath suddenly became a social media phenomenon last fortnight, restoring his national celebrity of the 1980s when he dominated the small screen in Ramesh Sippy's Buniyaad. 'I came to Bombay......

Manju Warrier to make a comeback?

Will Manju Warrier ever make a comeback as an actor? The media and social networking sites are busy discussing this very question. Regarded by many as the finest actress of Malayalam cinema,......

Twitterati: Don't confuse between rappers and rapers

The recent controversy over Honey Singh's songs has sparked off a debate on social media platforms with many questioning why Bollywood gets away with suggestive item songs.The rapper, who became......

Big Bash: Aus cricketer's 'Silken' catch creates Twitter 'meltdown'

A young domestic Australian cricketer, Jordan Silk, has reportedly become a social media sensation by taking an incredible catch, which has been described by West Indian legend Sir Vivian Richards......

Arsenal post 'Get Well Soon Schumi' picture

Arsenal players reportedly posted a picture on social media site Twitter, holding a shirt with a get well soon message for Formula One champion Michael Schumacher, who is fighting for his life......

No truth in 'rumours' of Smith resigning as captain

Cricket South Africa and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula both on Saturday dismissed widespread social media comments that Graeme Smith had threatened to resign if he was not made the Proteas captain......

Cricket Australia apologise for Panesar Twitter gaffe

Cricket Australia apologised on Thursday after being criticised on social media for a clumsy joke involving England spinner Monty Panesar posted on Twitter during the opening day of the second......

No tweeting for Italy's players at 2014 football World Cup

Italy's football players will be banned from using Twitter and other social media at the World Cup in Brazil next year, coach Cesare Prandelli said on Tuesday."New...rules will come into force, and......
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  People speak for social media

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Aarnika Tiwaari
Q. Do you think that opinions polls results for 2014 Parliamentary elections will be anyway near real results of elections?In the previous years, Congress and BJP were the only players at the national level, communists and others being almost side-lined. But this year, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has entered the fray for which, the opinion poll takers have insignificant knowledge of actual strength. While AAP may have got huge media coverage, experienced analysts know that it does not result into actual votes, especially in rural regions. But who measured reach of social media on mobile phones?
Aarnika Tiwaari:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-opinions-polls-results-for-2014-parliament/27342386/answers/

Damodar Biswal
Q. does social media play a big role in election campaign?
Damodar Biswal:  A. Media is sometimes biased. If last elections opinion polls or exit polls are taken. The entire calculations went wrongSo I attach no particular value to that more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-social-media-play-a-big-role-in-election-campaign/27323308/answers/27342390

kishore malhotra
Q. What has made NaMo so popular on the Social Media ?
Kishore Malhotra:  A. Yes.......it is...............We have to Listen all and do what We think Right !!: )) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-has-made-namo-so-popular-on-the-social-media-/27321795/answers/27323316

aap log
Q. will bjp top class nautanki drama through media and advertisement and its virtual social forums crusaders help it ?
Aap Log:  A. NO ABILITY TO FACE DIRECT MEDIA QUESTIONS more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-bjp-top-class-nautanki-drama-through-media-and-advertis/27320471/answers/27321803

kishore malhotra
Q. More than print and electronic media, it is the social media consisting of twitter, facebook, whatsApp that has created Modi Hype. Does this mean that people are in collusion with Modi ?
Kishore Malhotra:  A. One can wrap lie into commercial truth but the fact will be exposed sooner than later.Hope people of India rise against this dark days. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/more-than-print-and-electronic-media-it-is-the-social-media-/27304136/answers/27320511

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Players Network Announces WeedTV.com Is Live

Comments - LAS VEGAS, NV Players Network (OTCQB: PNTV), a Digital Television, Technology and New Media company that develops, owns, and operates... ...

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Nokia to complete it’s sale to Microsoft on 25th April

The long drawn affair of Nokia's sale to Microsoft will finally come to a close on 25th April. Having received the go ahead from all regulatory... ...

http://www.fonearena.com/blog/101569/nokia-to-complete-its-sale-to-microsoft-on-25th-april.html
NAR Announces Eight Start-Ups to Enter 2014 REach Accelerator Class

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/14 -- REach, an accelerator program developed by the National Association of Realtor®'s strategic... ...

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SHRM Talent Management Conference Coming to Nashville

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