Snake bite

সঞ্জয় কোম্পানির একাউন্টস ডিপার্টমেন্টে কাজ করে। আমার খুব কাছের বন্ধু – ওর মতন হাসি খুশি লোক খুব কম পাওয়া যায়। তবে ও আবার প্রচন্ড দুষ্টু – ওর মাথায় সর্বদা বিটকেল সব আইডিয়া মাথায় কিলবিল করে। সেই জন্য লোকজন ওকে আবার … Continue reading Snake bite

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Social Media, Communication vs Governments

I would imagine that most of the readers are not only aware of social media and internet communications but are also heavy users of Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, Gtalk, Blackberry Messenger, Facebook Messenger, etc etc. What a fantastic technological breakthrough which literally makes the entire world real-time, user friendly and connected via this huge thing called internet. With affordable smart phones, it has now become more easier to keep in touch on a real time basis, irrespective of whether you want an urgent information from a friend sitting at Auckland while you are physically located at London. Technology has no doubt … Continue reading Social Media, Communication vs Governments

Social networks beyond networking

It’s a fact that we spend a considerable amount of time in social networking sites like Facebook. In a recent study done in early 2011, it was revealed that a person in US spends an average time of 8 hours per month in Facebook, which though looks quite insignificant in terms of numbers (only around 1% of the total time), but what is interesting is that in August’ 2010 the same figure was 6 hours per month. Hence, the rate of increase is quite aggressive – a jump of more than 30% in a span of 6 months. The predictions … Continue reading Social networks beyond networking

The battle of FTG+

If you are wondering what is FTG+, let me break the suspense : that’s my abbreviation for the most talked-about social networking sites : Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Why most talked about ? Well, the number says all : “More than 200 million tweets are written every day by 100+ million users on Twitter while the numbers are even more impressive for Facebook. The 800+million users of Facebook like and share more than 2 billion posts per day. Google+ is growing at an impressive rate but is still a relatively small player with 43 million users.” Obviously the battle is … Continue reading The battle of FTG+