Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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Social Media

Is WhatsApp The New Face to Face? Would Interest Rate Hikes...

A dozen executives from the country’s top real estate companies convened at Propertyfinder Group headquarters last week in an on-the-record quarterly forum. The group...

Most Hashtagged Cities On Instagram; Dubai 4th

Instagram has become a huge hit with travelers around the world and London has dethroned New York as the most hashtagged city in a...

How Social Media Can Help People Lose Weight

Sharing the triumphs and tribulations of your weight loss journey with other members of an online virtual support community plays an important role in...

How Fake is Our News?

Hardly a day goes by without media and sometimes government claims that Russia has been utilising social media tools to spread fake news and...

Facebook Most Talked Brand among UAE Millennials

YouGov BrandIndex reveals top 10 most positively talked about brands among UAE millennials Social media giant Facebook is the most positively talked about brand among...

Anticipated Social Media Buzz Can Drive Travellers Choices

How much positive feedback travelers think they'll get on social media can predict whether they intend to visit a tourism destination, a new University...

Media vs Advertising for Millennials and Baby Boomers in UAE, Saudi...

New YouGov research also reveals social media is missing a trick by ignoring baby boomers Millennials and baby boomers in the UAE and Saudi Arabia...

What Happens in an Internet Minute

Just a month ago, it was revealed that Facebook has more than two billion active monthly users. That means that in any given month, more than...

Why Facebook Is Hard to Resist

Why is social media such a hard habit to break? Because it makes us feel good. Even brief exposure to a Facebook-related image (logo, screenshot)...

Fire, Smoke and Social Media

When people see smoke on the horizon, what do they do? Besides (hopefully) calling fire authorities, they post to social media, of course. The fact...

Social Media for Businesses in 2017 is Different

Tools of social media for business could often go out of vogue as soon as their creators trim advertising budgets. Such fast turnover often...

Instagram Worst Social Media App for Young People

Instagram is the worst social networking app for young people's mental health, followed closely by Snapchat. These findings are revealed in a new report...

Supply Crunch Or Oil Glut: Investment Banks Can’t Agree

In recent years, U.S. shale has thrown in another unknown in the mix of factors driving the price of oil. This year, shale output...

Dubai closes down 8,894 social network accounts for peddling counterfeits

Accounts displaying counterfeits were found to have over 94.5 million followers Round-the-clock vigil to eliminate counterfeiting and ensure electronic compliance Part of safeguarding...

Twitter registered in DED as part of protecting trademarks

Underlines intellectual property protection initiatives of Dubai: Ibrahim Behzad Dubai Provides an integrated IP rights protection system: Mashhoor Al Shamsi Social networking service Twitter...

7th Arab Social Media Report ranks GCC at the top in...

Arabic most-used language across various platforms Facebook registers 156 million users compared to 115 million in 2016 Active Twitter users grow to 11.1...

Using Many Social Media Sites Tied to Depression

Use of multiple platforms is more strongly associated with depression and anxiety among young adults, the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Media,...

Instagram Launches Ephemeral Messaging and Streaming

Instagram launched “disappearing photos and videos” to its app, in yet another move to up its game against rival Snapchat. The app maker also said...

How to Deal with Social Media Burnout

A new disease or rather a syndrome, recently has emerged and it is called social media burnout. One of the symptoms is bright light...

Social media tips for converting customers into friends

Your brand’s long-term social media strategy could use a more personal touch. As you plan, consider one thing: How do you make friends in...

Staying connected holds you back from real life

As much as tech giants and social media platforms want us in, they don't tell us that staying connected may not be such a...

UAE’s residents spend almost a quarter of their day on social...

UAE residents, both expats and locals, spend approximately five hours a day using social media on average and 29% have six to 10 applications...

Instagram tops half a billion users

Instagram blew past a significant milestone today by hitting 500M monthly users. The Facebook property is also over 300M daily active users with a striking...

Social Media Risks for Companies

The accessibility and fluidity of social media leaves businesses and organisations open to significant risks. But there are countermeasures that could be take to...