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Another huge data breach, another stony silence from Facebook | Carole Cadwalladr
The social media giant is still a law unto itself. Can anybody hold it to account?

Carole Cadwalladr

11, Apr, 2021 @7:45 AM

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Facebook ‘still too slow to act on groups profiting from Covid conspiracy theories’
Over 100 Instagram accounts are promoting dangerous antivax views and selling ‘detox’ products, investigation finds

Jasper Jackson, Alexandra Heal & Tom Wall

11, Apr, 2021 @5:45 AM

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Who will deal with your online presence when you die? How to create a ‘digital will’
Making a plan now can prevent identity theft, save records and stop friends getting painful pop-up reminders when you’re gone

Naaman Zhou

10, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Facebook removes over 16,000 groups trading fake reviews
Firm takes action after criticism by UK competitions regulator for failing to clamp down on illegal trade

Alex Hern UK technology editor

09, Apr, 2021 @2:29 PM

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How would a global minimum tax work and why is it needed?
The Biden administration wants to end profit-shifting to tax havens by big tech firms and other multinationals

Richard Partington

09, Apr, 2021 @11:28 AM

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Rangers join Swansea’s social media boycott over online abuse
Championship clubs are pushing for EFL teams to adopt a powerful collective approach to tackling online discrimination after Swansea announced a social media boycott

Ben Fisher

08, Apr, 2021 @9:16 PM

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Biden proposes global reforms to end ‘profit shifting’ to tax havens
‘Seismic’ plan to get big tech and multinationals to pay their fair share could be in place by mid-2021

Richard Partington

08, Apr, 2021 @6:10 PM

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AEC to investigate Liberal MP Andrew Laming over network of Facebook pages that promote LNP
Besieged MP to be investigated by Australian Electoral Commission for potential breaches of electoral laws over dozens of pages set up under the guise of community and news groups

Sarah Martin

07, Apr, 2021 @2:28 AM

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Facebook says a breach that hit 533m is old news. Experts disagree
Regardless of when it was leaked, user data ‘is never really old’ – it’s still valuable to cybercriminals, analysts say

Kari Paul in San Francisco

06, Apr, 2021 @8:50 PM

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Liberal MP Andrew Laming created dozens of Facebook pages to promote LNP and attack opponents
Exclusive: federal member for Bowman operates more than 30 pages and profiles under the guise of community groups, which he uses to promote political material

Sarah Martin

06, Apr, 2021 @4:54 AM

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Facebook data leak: Australians urged to check and secure social media accounts
Experts urge users to secure accounts and passwords after breach exposes personal details of more than 500 million people

Mostafa Rachwani

05, Apr, 2021 @8:18 AM

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Give Facebook our passport? It won’t fix the problem | Belinda Barnet
Online anonymity is essential for at-risk social media users, but there are some things that can be done now to stem the flow of online abuse

Belinda Barnet

05, Apr, 2021 @2:53 AM

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