Facebook Current Affairs - 2020

Facebook Lite for Android launched in India

Social network giant Facebook launched Facebook Lite, a new version of its application for Android phones in India. Facebook Lite is a lighter version of its app which has been optimised for slower data connections and aims at catering the customers of emerging markets. This lighter version has been developed so that the app works Read More…

Facebook acquires shopping search engine TheFind.com

Facebook has acquired the shopping search engine TheFind. With the acquisition, the social networking giant Facebook has signaled its future plans to move into the e-commerce. The acquisition aims to improve Facebook ads experience and lift its digital advertising business. The technology of TheFind will be integrated into Facebook in order to make ads more Read More…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi named among 30 most influential people on internet: Time Magazine

Time Magazine has named Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi among the list of 30 most influential people on the internet. As per Time magazine PM Narendra Modi has around 38 million followers on social networking sites Twitter and Facebook. He is ardent user of social media and uses it to communicate and reach to India’s Read More…

Facebook, Reliance Communication tie up to provide free access to Internet

India’s Reliance Communications Limited (RCOM) has partnered with social networking giant Facebook to offer free internet access. Both companies have launched Internet.org, a Facebook-led initiative to bring internet to everyone in the world. Key facts  Under this initiative both companies aim to bring the power of Internet to a billion people in India in order Read More…

Some facts about Government on social media

After the Union government had adopted social media platforms for governance, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has topped on Twitter in terms of followers compared to all the union ministries. While Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has the maximum number of Facebook likes. Social media has emerged as a major communication medium for government to Read More…