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Half of UK girls are bullied on social media, says survey

Almost half of all girls in the UK have experienced some form of harassment or abuse on social media, according to a survey of more than 1,000 young people. The poll also showed that 40% of boys have received harassment online. The survey, conducted by Opinium for the children’s charity Plan International UK, involved 1,002 young people aged between 11 and… Read More »

Instagram, Snapchat More Popular Among US Teens Than Facebook: Survey

It is not Facebook itself but its popular app Instagram – and its closest rival Snapchat – have become the most popular social media platforms among the teenagers in the US, a new survey has found. The survey by Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research at University of Chicago found that 76 percent of American teenagers in… Read More »

Facebook Uses Survey to Curb Fake News

In an effort to stop the proliferation of fake news, Facebook has initiated a “Survey” that asks users to what extent they think an article uses misleading language. According to a report in TechCrunch, Facebook has confirmed that this is an official effort to curb the spread of misinformation. “The company uses surveys somewhat like this to test… Read More »

UK’s small business confidence unharmed by Brexit vote – survey

Small businesses in Britain remain confident about the economic and political landscape following the historic vote in June to leave the European Union, according to a survey by research firm BDRC Continental. Early responses from a third quarter survey of 4,500 small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) show little sign of any drop in confidence according to BDRC. A… Read More »

iPhone, iPad, MacBooks Top Enterprise Picks for Security: Survey

A new survey has revealed that Apple devices are still top choices for enterprise segment ahead of other top brands such as Samsung and Microsoft in mobile devices. The survey however pointed that Samsung, Blackberry and Microsoft are catching on fast. According to Tech Pro Research survey, 51 percent respondents rated Apple as the excellent or very good… Read More »

UK firms putting plans on hold ahead of EU vote – survey

Big British firms are delaying deals and hiring decisions ahead of a referendum on the country’s European Union membership, a survey showed on Monday, adding to signs that uncertainty around the vote is weighing on the economy. Chief financial officers are increasingly in favour of staying in the EU, according to the survey of chief financial officers published… Read More »