‘So vague, it invites abuse’: how Twitter’s new privacy policy helps the far right

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘So vague, it invites abuse’: how Twitter’s new privacy policy helps the far right The policy meant to tackle doxxing on the platform has left many anti-fascist activists locked Läs mer…

Rohingya sue Facebook for £150bn over Myanmar genocide

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rohingya sue Facebook for £150bn over Myanmar genocide Victims in US and UK legal action accuse social media firm of failing to prevent incitement of violence Facebook’s negligence facilitated Läs mer…

Does the Twitter CEO’s departure signal a platform identity crisis? | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Does the Twitter CEO’s departure signal a platform identity crisis? John Naughton Jack Dorsey will no longer steer the company he founded, but is this due to stagnating profits Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: the reality show that ridiculed its trans star

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Best podcasts of the week: the reality show that ridiculed its trans star Harsh Reality considers how TV has changed, as it celebrates Miriam Rivera’s life rather than mocking Läs mer…

Facebook takes down Chinese network behind fake Swiss biologist Covid claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook takes down Chinese network behind fake Swiss biologist Covid claims Meta says misinformation spread by fictional scientist called Wilson Edwards focused on US blaming pandemic on China Coronavirus Läs mer…

TechScape: Netflix and the future of tech employee activism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TechScape: Netflix and the future of tech employee activism Up for discussion in this week’s newsletter: an internal brawl over Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special is just the latest chapter Läs mer…

UK competition watchdog orders Meta to sell gif website Giphy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK competition watchdog orders Facebook owner to sell gif website Giphy CMA said order would protect users and stop Meta ‘increasing its power in social media’ Facebook parent company Läs mer…

US facial recognition firm faces £17m UK fine for ‘serious breaches’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US facial recognition firm faces £17m UK fine for ‘serious breaches’ Clearview AI may have gathered data without people’s knowledge, says Information Commissioner’s Office A US company that gathered Läs mer…

Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter chief executive

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter chief executive Dorsey co-founded site in 2006 and posted world’s first tweet Parag Agrawal, chief technology officer, to replace Dorsey Twitter co-founder Jack Läs mer…

Facebook’s lame attempts to grab my attention make it clear: it’s time to leave | Eleanor Margolis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook’s lame attempts to grab my attention make it clear: it’s time to leave Eleanor Margolis Clicking on my profile page is like entering a time machine to 2010. Läs mer…

‘I’m happy to lose £10m by quitting Facebook,’ says Lush boss

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘I’m happy to lose £10m by quitting Facebook,’ says Lush boss Losing 10m followers on sites such as Instagram is a price worth paying for co-founder of ethical beauty Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: the life and death of Diego Maradona

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Best podcasts of the week: the life and death of Diego Maradona Thierry Henry is among the hosts of a new multilingual podcast about the football legend. Plus: a Läs mer…

Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns Beauty retailer says it has had enough of social media after allegations of whistleblower Frances Haugen Lush has announced Läs mer…

Sky Glass review: streaming TV not quite ready for prime time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sky Glass review: streaming TV not quite ready for prime time Promise of Sky without satellite dish held back by bugs, clunky catchup apps and content restrictions Glass is Läs mer…

Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023 Move comes as child safety campaigners express concern plans could shield abusers from detection The owner of Facebook and Läs mer…

Overloaded: is there simply too much culture?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Overloaded: is there simply too much culture? With so much film, TV, music, books, streaming, games and podcasts easily available and vying for our attention, how can we absorb Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: what Princess Diana tells us about ourselves

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Best podcasts of the week: what Princess Diana tells us about ourselves Aminatou Sow and guests look back at the connections forged by the Princess of Wales. Plus: powerful Läs mer…

Watchdog investigates tube adverts for Floki Inu cryptocurrency

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Watchdog investigates tube adverts for Floki Inu cryptocurrency Advertising Standards Authority receives complaints about ads for meme coin named after Elon Musk’s dog The UK advertising watchdog has launched Läs mer…

Facebook and Instagram gathering browsing data from under-18s, study says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook and Instagram gathering browsing data from under-18s, study says Parent company Meta denies data being used to target young users with ads based on their browsing activity Facebook Läs mer…

‘The unknown is scary’: why young women on social media are developing Tourette’s-like tics

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘The unknown is scary’: why young women on social media are developing Tourette’s-like tics Doctors have been surprised to see young adults developing tics and seizures that usually start Läs mer…

Ban ads for cryptocurrencies at stations and on buses, TfL urged

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ban ads for cryptocurrencies at stations and on buses, TfL urged Posters for unregulated meme coin in UK capital prompt calls for action Transport for London (TfL) has been Läs mer…

Lennie and Jessie Ware’s recipe for podcast success

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Interview Lennie and Jessie Ware’s recipe for podcast success Sophie Heawood How do musician Jessie Ware and her mother Lennie get everyone from popstars to politicians to tell all Läs mer…