social media

Turkey: 1,656 people arrested over social media posts

Turkish authorities have opened investigations into 3,710 people over social media posts, while 1,656 suspects are under arrest, according to data from the Interior Ministry pertaining to the past...

Reddit to crack down on "toxic" Trump users

US-based news sharing and discussion website Reddit will take action against "toxic users," in particular some of president-elect Donald Trump's supporters, the chief executive and co-founder said...

How social media proved crucial for "Twitter-perfect" Trump

Donald Trump was a boon to financially challenged, increasingly uninfluential print and broadcast media, according to many political commentators. But internet analysts say the US president-elect'...

White nationalists have far more followers on Twitter than militant Islamists - report

White nationalists and self-identified Nazi sympathizers located mostly in the United States use Twitter with “relative impunity” and often have far more followers than militant Islamists, a study...