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Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative Leads Investment of $ 50 million In Education Startup Byju’s...
10 Sep 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 619 Views

Education startup Byju’s has raised around $ 50 million (Rs 332 Cr ) from series of investors Chan Zuckerberg Initiatives (CZI), Sequoia Capital, Sofina, Lightspeed Ventures and Times Internet Ltd.It is the first investment of CZI which was founded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, in Asia.The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative supports innovative models of learning wherever they are around the world," said CZI's Vivian Wu, who will join Byju's board. Byju's represents a..

TRAI controller offshores FB’s Free Basics in India!...
10 Feb 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 200 Views

In a key decision by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), supporting net neutrality, barred operators from charging different rates for internet access based on content, setback to Facebook’s  ‘Free Basics’ and ‘Airtel Zero’ plans.Trai directed telecom companies to abide with regulator otherwise stricter action and existing penalty provisions are decided to handle them. "It's not like that, that you can violate and continue paying penalty," Trai Chairman R S Sharma s..

TRAI controller offshores FB’s Free Basics in India...
25 May 2016 Published by Rahul Verma 400 Views

In a key decision by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), supporting net neutrality, barred operators from charging different rates for internet access based on content, setback to Facebook’s  ‘Free Basics’ and ‘Airtel Zero’ plans. Trai directed telecom companies to abide with regulator otherwise stricter action and existing penalty provisions are decided to handle them. "It's not like that, that you can violate and continue paying penalty," Trai Chairman R..

Facebook introduces updating of video profiles - The Wonderloop way!...
02 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 401 Views

                             Facebook has always been one epic example for constant growth in terms of changing the interface with the demand of modern times. Be it the philosophical changing of the design of the Friends' List icon, or the changing of something as trivial as the stickers available, Facebook has been very quick in updating changes, as soon as the demand arises or the people get bored or find the handling m..

The philosophy behind a symbol - what could it possibly mean?...
01 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 145 Views

It's interesting how we get to see the pretty popular saying "A Picture says a thousand words." In this world, when anything which is monotonous (and trust me when I say that the patience of today's world in putting up with monotony is running out so quickly!) is dismissed with much of unwanted hostility, it is indeed true that, to be successful, one needs to be creative. And creativity is best reflected in art that is visually appealing, both to the mind and the brain. So, technically it become..

The Power of Social Media, Pic goes viral...
29 Sep 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 328 Views

The power of Social Media is unparalleled, a pic gets uploaded and then it is shared by millions of people, it goes viral and for few days it becomes the topic of conversation. Sometimes the person in the pic gets the desired attention he wants and sometimes this viral pic helps someone. In yet another instance the power of social media is proved and how it makes a difference in common peoples' lives.  A teenager Harendra Singh Chauhan received a much needed help for his educatio..

Facebook and Oculus - Paving the way for virtual reality!...
27 Sep 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 183 Views

                    So, Facebook recently acquired the virtual reality tech Oculus for a whopping 2 billion USD. And as it is synonymous with Facebook, it doesn't do acquisitions without a reason, WhatsApp being a class example. But one might be pretty confused with this decision of Facebook. But, no, this is one of the smartest decisions made by Facebook.                   Basically, virtual real..

No 'Dislike' for Facebook now....
20 Sep 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 182 Views

The most talked about 'dislike' button on Facebook is sure to happen but it may take some time but it will happen. During a public question and answer session Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg said, "People have asked about 'Dislike' button for many years.. and today is a special day, because today is the day that I actually get to say we are working on it and are very close to shipping a test of it". Almost every day we desperately wish we had a Dislike button on Facebook so that we can..

Facebook to Compete with Twitter via 'Signal'...
20 Sep 2015 Published by Aprajita Dixit 155 Views

With the development of new technology by Facebook the days are not far, to know what trending people will have another site apart from Twitter to know it. To compete with micro blogging site Twitter, Facebook has launched a new tool called 'Signal'. This tool unveiled by Facebook is aimed towards helping journalist; they can use this tool to find what's trending in photos, videos, and public post across Facebook and Instagram. Signal is available for both Facebook and the Facebook-owned..

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