Simple ways to spend your days at home during lockdown

How many would have believed if someone predicted in January, 2020 that there would be lockdown across the globe and people would be confined to their homes fearing a virus soon? Continue Reading

From YouTube to big screen

Remember Vadivelku’s most popular dialogue Money come today and go tomorrow Ya. It is the title of Asia’s largest crowd-funded film project, directed by debutant Karthi. The movie stars Gopi and Sudhakar of YouTube in lead roles. Continue Reading

SC asks Centre to come with guidelines to curb social media misuse

Technology has taken a “dangerous turn”, the Supreme Court observed today and asked the Centre to apprise it within three weeks about the time-frame needed to come up with guidelines to curb misuse of social media in the country. Continue Reading

Ripple effect of misinformation on Internet

If Google is one source, Facebook and YouTube are the other two key providers of misinformation. With the availability of mobile phones and access to Internet, it has become easy for people, who want to propagate the information they get from doctors, to put it out there. Continue Reading

A ‘Group’ study

The latest issue of TIME is awash with worry and woe from top tech wizards over the ‘social media monster’ they had unleashed in all ‘good faith’. The belated crocodile tears are not just out of guilt but also owing to shameful helplessness in not being able to bottle the genie. Profits in pocket, pride is now bleeding. Continue Reading