From Instagram’s Toll on Teens to Unmoderated ‘Elite’ Users, Here’s a Break Down of the Wall Street Journal’s Facebook Revelations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A series of investigative reports being rolled out by the Wall Street Journal is putting a spotlight on the behind-the-scenes actions of Facebook. Ranging from rule exemptions for high-profile Läs mer…

MP calls for Facebook to be punished if it holds back evidence of harm to users

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook MP calls for Facebook to be punished if it holds back evidence of harm to users Social media giant is under pressure over revelations it knew Instagram was Läs mer…

Facebook and Google condemned over ads for ‘abortion pill reversal’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Abortion Facebook and Google condemned over ads for ‘abortion pill reversal’ Adverts promoting ‘dangerous, unproven and unethical’ procedure shown millions of times, study finds Alex Hern Technology editor @alexhern Läs mer…

Facebook aware of Instagram’s harmful effect on teenage girls, leak reveals

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Instagram Facebook aware of Instagram’s harmful effect on teenage girls, leak reveals Social media firm reportedly kept own research secret that suggests app worsens body image issues Damien Gayle Läs mer…

Facebook: some high-profile users ‘allowed to break platform’s rules’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Facebook: some high-profile users ‘allowed to break platform’s rules’ XCheck system ‘whitelists’ well-known users who are given special treatment, says Wall Street Journal report Dan Milmo Global technology Läs mer…

Facebook office cleaner who led protests at London site fears for his job

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The ObserverFacebook Facebook office cleaner who led protests at London site fears for his job Suspended union rep calls on social media giant to intervene after exhausted workers complain Läs mer…

Facebook Stories: social media firm launches Ray-Ban smart glasses

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Facebook Stories: social media firm launches Ray-Ban smart glasses Wayfarer-style specs feature pair of cameras for photos and videos, as well as a microphone and speaker Alex Hern Läs mer…

Facebook encryption could prevent detection of child abuse, NCA says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Facebook encryption could prevent detection of child abuse, NCA says Police claim plans for end-to-end encryption will stop officers being able to access ‘incisive intelligence’ Rajeev Syal Home Läs mer…

Social media giants increase global child safety after UK regulations introduced

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Social media Social media giants increase global child safety after UK regulations introduced TikTok, Twitter and Facebook among companies bringing in new measures worldwide that protect children Alex Hern Läs mer…

Facebook’s WhatsApp Fined $266 Million Over Data Transparency Breaches

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp was ordered to pay a €225 million ($266 million) penalty for failing to be transparent about how it handled personal information, its first fine under beefed-up Läs mer…

TechScape: Are folding phones the shape of things to come?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TechScapeSmartphones TechScape: Are folding phones the shape of things to come? Up for discussion in the Guardian tech newsletter: Samsung lead the way in flexible screens … OnlyFans’ U-turn Läs mer…

TechScape: why OnlyFans is pivoting from porn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TechScapeTechnology TechScape: why OnlyFans is pivoting from porn Up for discussion in the Guardian tech newsletter: what lies behind Roblox’s success … the ongoing saga of Facebook’s traffic ‘transparency Läs mer…

Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ethiopia Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook Government wants its own social media platform to replace Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp and Zoom Reuters Mon 23 Aug 2021 10.55 EDT Läs mer…

Zuckerberg deflects questions about vaccine disinformation on Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Zuckerberg deflects questions about vaccine disinformation on Facebook CEO says problem is primarily one of ‘vaccine hesitancy’ among the US public, touting platform’s vaccine literacy tool Samira Sadeque Läs mer…

Facebook Says Its Top Link Posts Are Mostly Low-Effort Memes, Not Right-Wing Politics. That’s Not the Whole Story

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; What was the most popular link on Facebook in the last three months? It depends who you ask. According to Facebook, it was a link to an obscure webpage Läs mer…