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Robert Bu

General Manager, UCWeb India

Robert Bu, General Manager, UCWeb India - a business within Alibaba Mobile Business Group. He oversees the overall growth and business development for the company in India. Robert holds an International MBA and Engineering Masters from Sun Yat-Sen University, China. He has been in the ICT industry for over 9 years, having worked for top telecom companies including Ericsson and Nortel.

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Has Social Media Nudged Out News As We Knew It?

Major networking sites have shaken up content delivery, enabling news to get to you within nano-seconds. People are getting to know about events and reacting to occurrences such as earthquakes or major government policy decisions on social platforms on smartphones rather than reaching for the TV remote. The former is “omnipresent” and easily scores over traditional media. For millennials, news means what you see on Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat and the like.
26/08/2016 4:11 PM IST