Sharing news on social media boosts people’s confidence – study

Kathmandu. One study concluded that people become more confident when they share news and articles on social media. According to a psychological study conducted by the University of Texas at Austin, US, it has been found that sharing news online boosts people’s confidence. According to The Journal of Consumer Psychology, people who share news on… Continue reading Sharing news on social media boosts people’s confidence – study

MP Mahesh Basnet furious on social media for trying to force Balen

Kathmandu. Social media has become ‘balenmay’ at this time. For the last two days, the work of demolition of illegal structures is going on under the leadership of Mayor of Kathmandu city Balendra Shah (Balen). There is a dozer operating in the building, especially when building a building, where homeowners who get a 90% discount… Continue reading MP Mahesh Basnet furious on social media for trying to force Balen

Who’s doing random posts on celebrities’ Facebook pages?

Kathmandu. Facebook’s News Feed has been facing problems since Wednesday morning. Posts made by other people’s accounts are visible on the Facebook pages of various international celebrities. Celebrities like Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Nirvana, The Beatles and many more have been posted on their Facebook pages by their fans and others. Taking advantage of this… Continue reading Who’s doing random posts on celebrities’ Facebook pages?

Facebook ready to pay 5 billion fine for tracking users’ public

Kathmandu. The company has agreed to pay a lawsuit filed against Meta, Facebook’s parent company, for tracking users’ activities without their permission. In the case filed in federal court in San Francisco, both sides have agreed to pay $37.5 million, or more than four billion 77 million rupees. Earlier, Facebook filed a lawsuit alleging that… Continue reading Facebook ready to pay 5 billion fine for tracking users’ public

With the popularity of TikTok and Birial, Facebook leaves the list of ‘Top 10’ apps

Kathmandu. Facebook is struggling to stay in the top 10 apps in the US App Store this year. This has been revealed by statistical analysis of the iPhone App Store. Tech giant Meta’s popular Facebook app has fallen from the top of the charts as a younger generation of customers move to newer social media… Continue reading With the popularity of TikTok and Birial, Facebook leaves the list of ‘Top 10’ apps

Apple and Facebook team up for ad-free content

Kathmandu. Facebook and Apple have been face to face for a long time. It is rarely heard that these two companies cooperate or talk about each other. However, now there will be cooperation between these two companies. Apple announced at its ‘Worldwide Developers Conference’ held in 2020 that users will be asked whether to allow… Continue reading Apple and Facebook team up for ad-free content

Facebook and Instagram keep an eye on your personal details, is it being misused?

Kathmandu. It has been revealed that social media platforms Facebook and Instagram track their users. It’s not unusual for you to click through to the website you see on Facebook and Instagram and be redirected to the browser of your choice. The browser you are redirecting to or the website you want to visit is… Continue reading Facebook and Instagram keep an eye on your personal details, is it being misused?

Talking privately on Facebook is now easier

Kathmandu. Social network Facebook is providing end-to-end encryption service to users through the ‘Secret Conversations’ feature to communicate secretly. For this, the user has to create a separate secret conversation chat box with the person he wants to talk to. But the company is now going to make private conversations easier on Facebook. The company… Continue reading Talking privately on Facebook is now easier

The younger generation using Facebook is on the decline

Kathmandu. ‘Generation Z’, the latest generation to have access to the Internet at a young age, continues to grow. However, studies have shown that the number of people using Facebook is declining in this generation. According to a recently released study report by the Pew Research Center, only 32 percent of teens between the ages… Continue reading The younger generation using Facebook is on the decline

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