Here’s what it costs to work remotely in 4 global hotspots

Google may be calling people back into the office, but many other companies — not to mention entrepreneurs — are still committed to remote work. From Croatia to Barbados, destinations provide vastly different experiences for foreigners who wish to work from new shores. The weather is usually better (save hurricanes), and costs can be cheaper … Read more

Facebook, Instagram are back up after service outages

Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Erin Scott | Reuters Facebook on Friday experienced an outage that interrupted its services, including its social network, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp. “Earlier today, a technical issue caused people to have trouble accessing some Facebook services,” a Facebook spokeswoman said in a statement. “We resolved this issue for everyone, … Read more

Zomato delivery executive who mugged Bengaluru model arrested

The Bengaluru Police on Wednesday arrested a Zomato delivery executive after a model-turned-makeup artiste posted a video clip on social media platforms alleging an assault on her. According to the Electronic City police, the arrested person has been identified as Kamaraj, who works with the online food delivery platform. Kamaraj was arrested shortly after Hitesha … Read more

Cos, UP Police join Pakistani Social Media influencer’s party

New Delhi: Ever found anything common between Myntra, , Uttar Pradesh Police, Netflix, Swiggy, Realme, Press Information Bureau, Oyo and Zomato? Well, they are all having a party on social media rolling out memes based on a viral video by a Pakistani Instagram influencer. The theme is trending as #PawriHoRahiHai. The original Instagram clip shows … Read more

Instagram launches campaign to highlight business impact of influencer marketing

New Delhi: Facebook‘s photo and video sharing app Instagram launched a new campaign called ‘Love Runs Deep’ on Thursday. Instagram said it’s the platform’s first campaign in India aimed at marketers and advertisers and will look at measuring the business impact of influencer marketing. As part of the campaign, brands are invited to submit their … Read more

Facebook to engage external auditors to validate its content review report

Social media giant Facebook has said it will engage with external auditors to conduct an independent audit of its metrics and validate the numbers published in its Community Standards Enforcement Report. The US-based company first began sharing metrics on how well it enforces its content policies in May 2018, to track its work across six … Read more