Social Media

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Technologies that keep you addicted

Social media has a tendency of being addictive. As such, shouldn't it be regulated in the same manner that tobacco companies are regulated?

Internet shutdowns don't reduce protests

Internet shutdowns deprive people of impartial information and crucial connections with loved ones, without delivering improved safety or stability.

Sudan's Facebook traders

Women in Sudan have been resisting the controls placed on them for some time - by using their smart phones and social media to trade.

Attempts to regulate online media growing across Africa

The biggest threats are the concentration of media ownership and attempts to legislate the online media environment.

The new digital divide

Technology experts have long worried about a 'digital divide' between those who could use computers and those who could not. Artificial intelligence algorithms are widening the gulf.

No intention to impose tax on social media Ads - Egypt's Ministry of Finance

Egypt has stated that it has no intentions to impose a tax on social media Ads.

Machine learning can help fight illegal wildlife trade on social media

This is how machine learning can help fight illegal wildlife trading on social media.