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I’ve seen the metaverse – and I don’t want it
Date Time January 25, 2022, 03:30
I’ve seen the metaverse – and I don’t want it
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Campaign aims to stop Facebook encryption plans over child abuse fears
Date Time January 17, 2022, 18:01
Campaign aims to stop Facebook encryption plans over child abuse fears
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Lawsuit claims Facebook and Google CEOs were aware of deal to control advertising sales
Date Time January 14, 2022, 20:12
Lawsuit claims Facebook and Google CEOs were aware of deal to control advertising sales
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YouTube is major conduit of fake news, factcheckers say
Date Time January 11, 2022, 23:00
YouTube is major conduit of fake news, factcheckers say
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UK data watchdog seeks talks with Meta over child protection concerns
Date Time January 09, 2022, 08:45
UK data watchdog seeks talks with Meta over child protection concerns
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Nilüfer Yanya: ‘I wasn’t thinking: how am I going to make this a TikTok hit’
Date Time January 11, 2022, 02:00
Nilüfer Yanya: ‘I wasn’t thinking: how am I going to make this a TikTok hit’
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France fines Google and Facebook €210m over user tracking
Date Time January 06, 2022, 06:27
France fines Google and Facebook €210m over user tracking
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Facebook’s very bad year. No, really, it might be the worst yet
Date Time December 29, 2021, 05:00
Facebook’s very bad year. No, really, it might be the worst yet
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‘Please don’t feel alone’: people self-isolating connect on social media
Date Time December 25, 2021, 10:28
‘Please don’t feel alone’: people self-isolating connect on social media
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Instagram disabled artist’s @metaverse handle after Facebook rebranded to Meta
Date Time December 13, 2021, 12:31
Instagram disabled artist’s @metaverse handle after Facebook rebranded to Meta
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The Guardian view on online safety: holding big tech to account | Editorial
Date Time December 14, 2021, 00:00
The Guardian view on online safety: holding big tech to account | Editorial
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Tech bros have been feeding the trolls – and women are paying the price
Date Time December 14, 2021, 08:21
Tech bros have been feeding the trolls – and women are paying the price
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Facebook put profit before Rohingya lives. Now it must pay its dues | Jason McCue and James Libson
Date Time December 14, 2021, 06:02
Facebook put profit before Rohingya lives. Now it must pay its dues | Jason McCue and James Libson
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Senate panel interrogates Instagram CEO on how platform protects children
Date Time December 08, 2021, 16:11
Senate panel interrogates Instagram CEO on how platform protects children
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‘So vague, it invites abuse’: Twitter reviews controversial new privacy policy
Date Time December 08, 2021, 11:59
‘So vague, it invites abuse’: Twitter reviews controversial new privacy policy
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Google’s 2021 search list: Bernie Sanders’ mittens and Squid Game top the trends
Date Time December 08, 2021, 10:25
Google’s 2021 search list: Bernie Sanders’ mittens and Squid Game top the trends
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Facebook and TikTok urged to reveal how many children use their platforms
Date Time December 01, 2021, 15:29
Facebook and TikTok urged to reveal how many children use their platforms
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Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter chief executive
Date Time November 29, 2021, 10:15
Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter chief executive
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Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns
Date Time November 23, 2021, 07:56
Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns
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UK trio sends ideas to UN on how social media firms can protect minorities
Date Time November 22, 2021, 00:00
UK trio sends ideas to UN on how social media firms can protect minorities
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Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023
Date Time November 21, 2021, 06:12
Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023
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Facebook tests tool to allow users to manage content they see
Date Time November 19, 2021, 09:32
Facebook tests tool to allow users to manage content they see
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US states investigate Instagram for ‘wreaking havoc’ on teens’ mental health
Date Time November 18, 2021, 15:41
US states investigate Instagram for ‘wreaking havoc’ on teens’ mental health
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Social media creating virus of lies, says Nobel winner Maria Ressa
Date Time November 18, 2021, 06:15
Social media creating virus of lies, says Nobel winner Maria Ressa
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Facebook demands LAPD end social media surveillance and use of fake accounts
Date Time November 18, 2021, 16:43
Facebook demands LAPD end social media surveillance and use of fake accounts
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Unlikely allies: Rupert Murdoch and Maria Ressa take aim at social media’s ‘virus of lies’ | The Weekly Beast
Date Time November 18, 2021, 18:52
Unlikely allies: Rupert Murdoch and Maria Ressa take aim at social media’s ‘virus of lies’ | The Weekly Beast
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Social media helped me face cancer, says Chocolat author Joanne Harris
Date Time November 07, 2021, 04:15
Social media helped me face cancer, says Chocolat author Joanne Harris
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Social media fuels narcissists’ worst desires, making reasoned debate near impossible | Sonia Sodha
Date Time November 07, 2021, 02:45
Social media fuels narcissists’ worst desires, making reasoned debate near impossible | Sonia Sodha
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How can we tame the tech giants now that they control society’s infrastructure? | John Naughton
Date Time November 06, 2021, 11:00
How can we tame the tech giants now that they control society’s infrastructure? | John Naughton
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Mark Zuckerberg and the tech bros are still on top – but their grip is loosening | Jane Martinson
Date Time November 06, 2021, 04:00
Mark Zuckerberg and the tech bros are still on top – but their grip is loosening | Jane Martinson
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‘People believe people like themselves’: meet the shop-floor TikTok stars
Date Time November 05, 2021, 11:05
‘People believe people like themselves’: meet the shop-floor TikTok stars
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Social media companies ‘make money from hate’, says Thierry Henry
Date Time November 02, 2021, 11:19
Social media companies ‘make money from hate’, says Thierry Henry
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You can’t escape your past by changing your name, as Mark Zuckerberg will discover  | Kenan Malik
Date Time October 31, 2021, 02:00
You can’t escape your past by changing your name, as Mark Zuckerberg will discover | Kenan Malik
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Facebook trained its AI to block violent live streams after Christchurch attacks
Date Time October 29, 2021, 11:14
Facebook trained its AI to block violent live streams after Christchurch attacks
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Mocking Meta: Facebook’s virtual reality name change prompts backlash
Date Time October 28, 2021, 22:29
Mocking Meta: Facebook’s virtual reality name change prompts backlash
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The Guardian view on regulating social media: necessary but risky | Editorial
Date Time October 29, 2021, 12:30
The Guardian view on regulating social media: necessary but risky | Editorial
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Facebook has ruined our reality, now it’s coming for the metaverse too | Imogen West-Knights
Date Time October 29, 2021, 08:58
Facebook has ruined our reality, now it’s coming for the metaverse too | Imogen West-Knights
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Facebook tells staff to preserve documents amid heated inquiries
Date Time October 27, 2021, 19:48
Facebook tells staff to preserve documents amid heated inquiries
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Frances Haugen to testify to MPs about Facebook and online harm
Date Time October 25, 2021, 00:00
Frances Haugen to testify to MPs about Facebook and online harm
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Social media giants face $10m fines for privacy breaches under proposed government reform
Date Time October 25, 2021, 01:21
Social media giants face $10m fines for privacy breaches under proposed government reform
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Social media ‘emboldens’ stalkers to take action, warns expert
Date Time October 24, 2021, 06:00
Social media ‘emboldens’ stalkers to take action, warns expert
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Twitter admits bias in algorithm for rightwing politicians and news outlets
Date Time October 22, 2021, 07:04
Twitter admits bias in algorithm for rightwing politicians and news outlets
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France hails victory as Facebook agrees to pay newspapers for content
Date Time October 21, 2021, 09:21
France hails victory as Facebook agrees to pay newspapers for content
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Finally, Facebook can say it’s not the most toxic social network | Marina Hyde
Date Time October 22, 2021, 07:10
Finally, Facebook can say it’s not the most toxic social network | Marina Hyde
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Facebook plans to change its name as part of company rebrand – report
Date Time October 19, 2021, 23:43
Facebook plans to change its name as part of company rebrand – report
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Apple’s plan to scan images will allow governments into smartphones | John Naughton
Date Time October 16, 2021, 10:00
Apple’s plan to scan images will allow governments into smartphones | John Naughton
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Facebook’s policing of vitriol is even more lackluster outside the US, critics say
Date Time October 17, 2021, 04:05
Facebook’s policing of vitriol is even more lackluster outside the US, critics say
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‘It spreads like a disease’: how pro-eating-disorder videos reach teens on TikTok
Date Time October 15, 2021, 23:00
‘It spreads like a disease’: how pro-eating-disorder videos reach teens on TikTok
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WhatsApp to bring in encryption for backup chats after privacy fears
Date Time October 15, 2021, 11:01
WhatsApp to bring in encryption for backup chats after privacy fears
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Snapchat outage leaves users unable to send or receive messages
Date Time October 13, 2021, 10:43
Snapchat outage leaves users unable to send or receive messages
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I’ve seen the metaverse – and I don’t want it
Campaign aims to stop Facebook encryption plans over child abuse fears
Lawsuit claims Facebook and Google CEOs were aware of deal to control advertising sales
YouTube is major conduit of fake news, factcheckers say
UK data watchdog seeks talks with Meta over child protection concerns
Nilüfer Yanya: ‘I wasn’t thinking: how am I going to make this a TikTok hit’
France fines Google and Facebook €210m over user tracking
Facebook’s very bad year. No, really, it might be the worst yet
‘Please don’t feel alone’: people self-isolating connect on social media
Instagram disabled artist’s @metaverse handle after Facebook rebranded to Meta
The Guardian view on online safety: holding big tech to account | Editorial
Tech bros have been feeding the trolls – and women are paying the price
Facebook put profit before Rohingya lives. Now it must pay its dues | Jason McCue and James Libson
Senate panel interrogates Instagram CEO on how platform protects children
‘So vague, it invites abuse’: Twitter reviews controversial new privacy policy
Google’s 2021 search list: Bernie Sanders’ mittens and Squid Game top the trends
Facebook and TikTok urged to reveal how many children use their platforms
Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter chief executive
Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns
UK trio sends ideas to UN on how social media firms can protect minorities
Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023
Facebook tests tool to allow users to manage content they see
US states investigate Instagram for ‘wreaking havoc’ on teens’ mental health
Social media creating virus of lies, says Nobel winner Maria Ressa
Facebook demands LAPD end social media surveillance and use of fake accounts
Unlikely allies: Rupert Murdoch and Maria Ressa take aim at social media’s ‘virus of lies’ | The Weekly Beast
Social media helped me face cancer, says Chocolat author Joanne Harris
Social media fuels narcissists’ worst desires, making reasoned debate near impossible | Sonia Sodha
How can we tame the tech giants now that they control society’s infrastructure? | John Naughton
Mark Zuckerberg and the tech bros are still on top – but their grip is loosening | Jane Martinson
‘People believe people like themselves’: meet the shop-floor TikTok stars
Social media companies ‘make money from hate’, says Thierry Henry
You can’t escape your past by changing your name, as Mark Zuckerberg will discover | Kenan Malik
Facebook trained its AI to block violent live streams after Christchurch attacks
Mocking Meta: Facebook’s virtual reality name change prompts backlash
The Guardian view on regulating social media: necessary but risky | Editorial
Facebook has ruined our reality, now it’s coming for the metaverse too | Imogen West-Knights
Facebook tells staff to preserve documents amid heated inquiries
Frances Haugen to testify to MPs about Facebook and online harm
Social media giants face $10m fines for privacy breaches under proposed government reform
Social media ‘emboldens’ stalkers to take action, warns expert
Twitter admits bias in algorithm for rightwing politicians and news outlets
France hails victory as Facebook agrees to pay newspapers for content
Finally, Facebook can say it’s not the most toxic social network | Marina Hyde
Facebook plans to change its name as part of company rebrand – report
Apple’s plan to scan images will allow governments into smartphones | John Naughton
Facebook’s policing of vitriol is even more lackluster outside the US, critics say
‘It spreads like a disease’: how pro-eating-disorder videos reach teens on TikTok
WhatsApp to bring in encryption for backup chats after privacy fears
Snapchat outage leaves users unable to send or receive messages
Facebook rule protects journalists and activists as ‘involuntary’ public figures
Spot on or unfair? Facebook employees split on whistleblower Frances Haugen’s critique
How my ivermectin research led to Twitter death threats | Dr Andrew Hill
How to blow the whistle on Facebook – from someone who already did
The latest revelations mark the beginning of the end for the House of Zuckerberg | Carole Cadwalladr
The whistleblower who plunged Facebook into crisis
Telegram says it added 70m new users during Facebook outage
Mark Zuckerberg hits back at Facebook whistleblower claims
Twitch hack: data breach exposes sensitive information
Websites hosting porn in UK told to enforce age checks or face fines
Facebook is a harmful presence in our lives. It’s not too late to pull the plug on it | Jathan Sadowski
Facebook harms children and is damaging democracy, claims whistleblower
Facebook whistleblower to take her story before the US Senate
Facebook outage highlights global over-reliance on its services
Congress grills Facebook exec on Instagram’s harmful effect on children
As a whistleblower prepares to speak out, what can be done to rein in Facebook?
Facebook pauses work on Instagram Kids after teen mental health concerns
Is Facebook leading us on a journey to the metaverse?
Facebook ‘overpaid in data settlement to avoid naming Zuckerberg’
Facebook and Twitter ‘should use volunteer moderators’ says Wikipedia founder
Facebook oversight board to review system that exempts elite users
Teenage girls, body image and Instagram’s ‘perfect storm’
YouTube star Patricia Bright: ‘I pick my life over being an influencer’
Social media giants increase global child safety after UK regulations introduced
TikTokers flood Texas abortion whistleblower site with Shrek memes, fake reports and porn
Reddit bans Covid misinformation forum after ‘go dark’ protest
Google appeals against €500m French fine in news copyright dispute
Instagram to require all users to enter birthdate
Why OnlyFans had second thoughts on banning sexually explicit content
OnlyFans to ban adult material after pressure from payment processors
US renews fight with Facebook, arguing company holds monopoly
Where would I be without my group chat? In praise of my WhatsApp group | Sophie Brickman
How artist Ben Grosser is cutting Mark Zuckerberg down to size
Twitter users banned after racist abuse of England players still posting online
Facebook shut down our research into its role in spreading disinformation | Laura Edelson and Damon McCoy
Facebook could be forced by UK watchdog to sell gif creator Giphy
TikTok acts on teen safety with ‘bedtime’ block on app alerts
Instagram apologises after Almodóvar poster censorship row
Facebook shuts accounts in anti-vaccine influencer campaign
Student proves Twitter algorithm ‘bias’ toward lighter, slimmer, younger faces
Why Instagram’s creatives are angry about its move to video
WeChat’s youth mode is illegal, says lawsuit, as China steps up attack on Tencent
Now Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be master of the virtual universe | Alex Hern
Twitter admits it verified fake account of author Cormac McCarthy
Pegasus spyware found on journalists’ phones, French intelligence confirms
Six videos by Sky News Australia hosts Alan Jones, Rowan Dean and Rita Panahi removed from YouTube
TikTok star Anthony Barajas dies after California movie theater shooting
‘Disinfo kills’: protesters demand Facebook act to stop vaccine falsehoods
The best way to watch Olympic dressage? On TikTok, with commentary from Finland | Calla Wahlquist
‘I felt I existed in this world’: TikTok gives a voice to Turkey’s labourers
Officials who are US allies among targets of NSO malware, says WhatsApp chief
Facebook forced to limit misinformation spread via WhatsApp amid Sydney lockdown
YouTube pulls Jair Bolsonaro videos for Covid-19 misinformation
Online banking and gaming services hit by internet outage
Briton arrested over high-profile Twitter account hacks
‘A systemic failure’: vaccine misinformation remains rampant on Facebook, experts say
Instagram ‘pushes weight-loss messages to teenagers’
‘They’re killing people’: Biden slams Facebook for Covid disinformation
Social media racists will be banned from football matches, says Johnson
Reddit defends how it tackles misinformation as it opens Australian office
Google fined €500m by France’s antitrust watchdog over copyright
Social networks’ anti-racism policies belied by users’ experience
Can facial analysis technology create a child-safe internet?
‘I found my identity’: how TikTok is changing the lives of its popular Indigenous creators
US urged to investigate deceptive Facebook ads tied to rightwing group
‘A real slog’: How one New Zealand media company is trying to make trust pay
Google’s delay in fighting online scammers is cause for shame
So the government’s antitrust lawsuit against Facebook failed. Where now? | Siva Vaidhyanathan
Facebook’s value tops $1tn after judge dismisses US lawsuits
‘We deserve this peace and joy’: black gardeners bloom on TikTok and Instagram
ByteDance revenues more than double on back of TikTok boom
The ‘green influencers’ targeting the TikTok generation
UK regulator warns Google about accepting scam adverts
WhatsApp boss decries attacks on encryption as Orwellian
Revealed: rightwing firm posed as leftist group on Facebook to divide Democrats
UK and EU investigate Facebook over unfair use of data in digital advertising
Facebook will end special treatment for politicians after Trump ban – report
Why I started streaming video games on Twitch at the age of 43
Australia’s drug regulator may refer anti-vaccination Facebook posts to federal police
Twitter lists paid-for ‘Blue’ subscription service on app stores
YouTube comedian Friendlyjordies sued for defamation by NSW deputy premier John Barilaro
Chlorophyll Water Is All Over TikTok. But Is It Actually Good For You?
The 10 Best Instagram Recipes From April 2021
How YouTubers turned running for London mayor into content
Sports bodies to boycott social media for bank holiday weekend over abuse
Apple just gave iPhone users a big privacy tool, and Facebook is livid
Twitter under fire over deletion of critical Covid tweets in India
MP Craig Kelly ‘absolutely outraged’ after Facebook removes his page for misinformation
Spotify expected to report subscriber slowdown
Facebook apes Clubhouse app with new audio tools
‘In this world, social media is everything’: how Dubai became the planet’s influencer capital
Facebook and fear in Manila: Maria Ressa’s fight for facts
Facebook users to get ‘independent’ appeal hearings against posts
Life’s a Bitche: Facebook says sorry for shutting down town’s page
Give Facebook our passport? It won’t fix the problem | Belinda Barnet
The 11 Best Instagram Recipes From March 2021
Facebook data leak: details from 533 million users found on website for hackers
Why Silicon Valley's most astute critics are all women | John Naughton
UK may force Facebook services to allow backdoor police access
Zuckerberg faces Capitol attack grilling as Biden signals tougher line on big tech
COVID-19 vaccines appear to cause sharp drop in infections in groups of American, Israeli health-care workers
Climate fight 'is undermined by social media's toxic reports'
Facebook building a version of Instagram for children under 13
Facebook must tackle 'Spanish-language disinformation crisis', lawmakers say
China tells Alibaba to sell off media assets in tech crackdown
Facebook's long-awaited content 'supreme court' has arrived. It's a clever sham | Jeremy Lewin
Facebook news ban fears grow as tech giant fails to sign deals with Australia's big media players
Anatomy of a conspiracy theory: how misinformation travels on Facebook
Instagram led users to Covid misinformation amid pandemic – report
Facebook faces US investigation for 'systemic' racial bias in hiring
Taking on the tech giants: the lawyer fighting the power of algorithmic systems
Facebook's Australian news wipeout showed it can delete our history at any time | Siobhan Ryan
Judge approves $650m settlement of privacy lawsuit against Facebook
Beware of social media: warning for UK dog owners as thefts rise
What Facebook's Australia news ban could mean for its future in the US
How data is pushing Twitter scouts and bloggers into football's big time
UK culture secretary warns Facebook after news ban in Australia
Twitter to launch paid 'super follow' function that lets users charge for content
Facebook returns news to Australian feeds as company seals further deals with media outlets
Facebook over-enforced Australia news ban, admits Nick Clegg
'They are not supporters': Granit Xhaka condemns social media abusers – video
Australia’s move to tame Facebook and Google is just the start of a global battle | Michelle Meagher
Facebook's message to media industry is clear: don't rely on us | Antoun Issa
Why is Australia trying to regulate Google and Facebook – video explainer
Facebook's capitulation in Australia is the beginning of the project to regulate Big Tech – not the end | Peter Lewis
Australian government ready to pursue Facebook and Twitter if misinformation code doesn't work
Why Facebook blocked news in Australia, and what comes next
The question every politician should be asking is, what does Mark Zuckerberg want with us? | Marina Hyde
Nine agrees to join Google News Showcase in Australia for reported $30m a year
'Fuel for hate': Swansea's Dhanda slams Facebook over abusive messages
Facebook v Apple: the looming showdown over data tracking and privacy
Facebook moderators 'told not to discuss working conditions'
Snapchat Spotlight: feature gives rival TikTok a run for its money
Twitter concerned for staff in India after row over account removals
Google and Facebook using lobbyists with close ties to Morrison government to fight media code
Is big tech now just too big to stomach?
Forget Zuckerberg and Cook's hypocrisy – it's their companies that are the real problem
Shares in TikTok rival Kuaishou almost triple on market debut
Google launches News Showcase in Australia in sign of compromise over media code
Chris Whitty's abuse is a symptom of social media out of control | Simon Jenkins
TikTok to introduce warnings on content to help tackle misinformation
Bezos is handing over fronting Amazon, but not his grip on his creation | Nils Pratley
What a great shot! Vaccination selfies become the latest social media hit
Zuckerberg lobbies Josh Frydenberg over plan to force Facebook and Google to pay for news content
TikToker's sea shanty Wellerman reaches No 3 in UK charts
Gogglebox staff claim toxic culture behind scenes of hit show
Facebook shuts popular Robinhood Stock Traders group amid GameStop frenzy
Welsh woman marks 110th birthday with viral TikTok fame
Apple and Facebook at odds over privacy move that will hit online ads
Facebook is banning leftwing users like me - and it's going largely unnoticed | Akin Olla
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