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Sunday 19 April, 2015

New York museums officially ban selfie sticks

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Can your selfie obsession cause public nuisance and damage to precious property?  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, February 9th, 2015

A picture is worth many emotions too

Images on Twitter, Facebook or other social media can convey a lot more than a sentence might and will often provoke  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Tweeting helps women cope with sexism

Publicly tweeting about sexism could improve well being of women as it has the potential to let them express themselves in ways they feel like and can make a difference  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Here’s how people post life events on Facebook

With social networking sites becoming a part of our daily lives, people are sharing positive life events indirectly  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Facebook can help students score better

A survey of over 1,600 college students about their Facebook behaviour has revealed that using social media to make friends  More...

By BioNews On Monday, January 19th, 2015

24 million Twitter users never tweet

Nearly 24 million out of 284 million Twitter users do not tweet at all  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, January 16th, 2015

Hyderabad to host world IT Congress in 2018

Hyderabad will host the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) in the first half of 2018, NASSCOM announced here Friday  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Kiran Kumar takes over as space secretary

Distinguished space scientist Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar Wednesday took over as secretary of the department of space and chairman of the Space Commission and the state-run ISRO here  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Facebook knows you better than your friends

Researchers from Cambridge University and Stanford University have devised a software that can reveal your  More...

Visualisation of the spreading of messages on Twitter (retweets network in green) on the followers network (grey). The nodes represent users and their size is proportional to the number of followers that they have. Red indicates users who have written original tweets and yellow indicates users who have retweeted them. / Image adapted by A.J. Morales, R.M. Benito et al. - Social Networks
By BioNews On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Tweets can predict a TV show’s success

Twitter activity and data regarding TV programmes can help networks and ad agencies make superior  More...