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Daisy May Cooper: ‘It’s like I’m flypaper for embarrassing myself’
The star of This Country will do anything for a laugh – even spoofing Kim Kardashian’s ‘break the internet’ shoot. She talks about her journey from cleaner to comedy queen

Rebecca Nicholson

16, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Vienna museums open adult-only OnlyFans account to display nudes
Tourist board in Austrian capital rails against censorship of art on social media platforms

Elle Hunt

16, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Facebook must prioritise children’s wellbeing, Zuckerberg is told
UK campaigners write to chief executive with list of demands to ensure online safety of young people

Dan Milmo

15, Oct, 2021 @4:01 AM

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Lawmakers seek to rein in big tech with bills aimed at competition and liability
One bill would prevent platforms from giving preference to their own products, the other would remove Section 230 protections

Kari Paul

14, Oct, 2021 @9:58 PM

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The polarised debate on transgender and women’s rights | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to an article by Susanna Rustin on balancing the views of trans activists and gender-critical feminists


14, Oct, 2021 @5:05 PM

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Telegram is warned app ‘nurtures subculture deifying terrorists’
Hope not Hate urges messaging app to act on privacy policy that ‘facilitates’ murderous content

Ben Quinn

14, Oct, 2021 @2:21 PM

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‘Insufficient and very defensive’: how Nick Clegg became the fall guy for Facebook’s failures
After election humiliation and Brexit, the former UK deputy prime minister swapped Westminster for a £2.7m job in Silicon Valley. The catch? Serving as the public face of the crisis-hit company

John Harris

14, Oct, 2021 @9:00 AM

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A Facebook health warning: inside the 15 October Guardian Weekly
Is the social network the 21st-century version of Big Tobacco?

Graham Snowdon

14, Oct, 2021 @8:34 AM

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Kyran Wheatley: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)
In this column we ask funny people to show us where they look for laughs online. Kyran Wheatley had to get his mates to remind him

Kyran Wheatley

13, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Social media ‘bringing antisemitic ideas to new generation’
Antisemitism ‘allowed to flourish’ on platforms whose users are mainly younger people, says research

Ben Quinn

13, Oct, 2021 @2:02 PM

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‘She opens the app and gets bombarded’: parents on Instagram, teens and eating disorders
Mothers describe their daughters’ dangerous experiences after whistleblower Frances Haugen’s testimony

Kari Paul in San Francisco

12, Oct, 2021 @5:24 PM

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Timothée Chalamet’s Wonka: is it so wrong to find him scrumdiddlyumptious?
The actor’s in-costume Instagram post has caused social media users to accuse the film-makers of “making Willy Wonka sexy” – but Wonka-lust is hardly new

Stuart Heritage

11, Oct, 2021 @12:22 PM

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