A surge of suspicious Twitter accounts has descended on users in Southeast Asia, leaving many to wonder what the platform is doing to ensure their privacy.
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Police officers are lining the streets of Mandalay after violence between Buddhists and Muslims broke out on Tuesday night.
With internet access rapidly expanding in Burma and the price on SIM-cards and smartphones falling, more and more people are using social media. But while it can be a way to keep in touch with friends or promote your company, media analysts warn that it can also be a source of hate speech and fear mongering.
With netizens flocking daily to sites such as Facebook, DVB Debate discusses whether social media is good for Burma.