Latest in Tag: social media Highlight
Latest in Tag: social media
Platform is free marketing opportunity, win-win situation, says social media specialist
The number of internet users who visit or have social media accounts in Egypt as of January 2018 is 40%, according to data published by Statista market research company. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has the highest penetration rate, 99%, while South Korea and Singapore came in second and third places, at 84% and 83% …
Users published stories on discrimination challenges, how they struggle to wear the headscarf
Social media affects how people think and behave without them being aware, such as in the case of elections integrity, billionaire George Soros says
Advice groups increased recently on Facebook, giving users chance to tell concerns, seek medical, personal advice
The most attractive work element for Egyptian graduates is an international environment, according to Universum’s study
This year, Forbes Middle East reveals its Top 100 Arab Celebrities for the first time, looking at the popularity and influence of actors, singers and TV personalities from across the region.
The Egyptian electronic payments company “PayMob”, one of A15 investment companies, has launched a new product under the name “Accept”, which provides merchants with e-commerce services. Accept allows merchants to carry out direct selling without the need to own a commerce website, which allows retailers to utilise the network to achieve the highest revenues. Accept …
The AUC kicked off the first-ever virtual session series at the Adham Center for Television and Digital Journalism, a conference call with professor Vince Gonzales, who is an investigative journalist, professor of professional practice at the University of South California, and coordinator of the University’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism’s masters degree programme in …
“Vast majority of tools and features rolled out are entirely controlled by the users themselves”
Judges instructed not to share opinions and personal issues on social media networks
The pages are accused of inciting people to commit vandalism against state institutions and citizens
The six labour leaders were disappeared and arrested last week without a warrant
Project aims to identify people prone to be harmful for society and to analyse opinions
Internet users in the Arab world expected to rise to 226 million by 2018
Stories of kidnapped girls take over Facebook, but reasons behind disappearances remain unknown
Latest exam papers in second round of examinations photographed and posted on social media
The social media giant says it has closed nearly a quarter of a million accounts with links to terrorism since February. The action follows growing criticism that Islamist extremists are winning a “digital jihad.”
Automated social media accounts – bots – have become part of our political communication. Bot armies can influence online discourse and pick fights with users. But are all bots bad? Thomas Baerthlein reports from London.
Social media has become an inseparable part of our lives. To share one’s daily life with friends, including the food one eats, the clothes one wears, or even the place one’s sitting in, is something that people have become familiar with long ago. Yet, some social media posts might cause debates and stir controversy, especially …
After using social media to publicly quash the coup, Turkey’s government is cracking down on news sites and purging state institutions again. Here is how censorship works in the country – and how Turks react to it.
A 22-year-old Dutch woman has been detained in Qatar since reporting she was raped and assaulted while on vacation there in March. Her family has launched a social media campaign calling for her release.
Death threats against German parliamentarians on social media in Turkey are raising concerns. Experts looking at threats and hate speech in Turkey, say this mob mentality is part of the dominant political culture.
I’ll start in Algeria, where the scandal of a leaked baccalaureate exam in 2016 raised controversy, prompting Algerian authorities to conduct a full investigation into the case. The Algerian ministry of education launched an investigation into circulated reports that some parties had leaked the topics of the baccalaureate exam on social media. Algerian media recently …
Ahmed Douma has been kept in solitary confinement for three months, lawyer Malek Adly for one month and fournalist Youssef Shaaban for eight months, says statement
Egypt recently blocked a Facebook service, purportedly for not allowing it to spy on users, according to Reuters
Merely 14 hours before the dual terror attacks in Brussels, a Belgian police Twitter account posted an image of the man who would soon become a suspect in the airport bombings: Najim Laachraoui.