Fake news threat to democracy report gets back-burner response from UK govt

The UK government has rejected a parliamentary committee’s call for a levy on social media firms to fund digital literacy lessons to combat the impact of disinformation online. The recommendation of a levy on social media platforms was made by the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee three months ago,…

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Zuckerberg must face public scrutiny over latest data breach, say UK MPs

UK members of parliament have once again called for Facebook’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg, to travel to the country to face questions about how his business operates. They’re renewing calls for facetime with the Facebook CEO in light of the massive data breach it disclosed on Friday — which the company said…

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Its official: Brexit campaign broke the law with social medias help

The UK’s Electoral Commission has published the results of a near nine-month-long investigation into Brexit referendum spending and has found that the official Vote Leave campaign broke the law by breaching election campaign spending limits. It says Vote Leave broke the law including by channeling money to a Canadian data…

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Facebook under fresh political pressure as UK watchdog calls for ethical pause of ad ops

The UK’s privacy watchdog revealed yesterday that it intends to fine Facebook the maximum possible (£500k) under the country’s 1998 data protection regime for breaches related to the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal. But that’s just the tip of the regulatory missiles now being directed at the platform and its ad-targeting…

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Facebook loses $120 billion in market cap after awful Q2 earnings

Facebook’s share price fell more than 20 percent in after-hours trading today after the company announced its slowest-ever user growth rate and a scary warning that its revenue growth would rapidly decelerate. Before today’s brutal Q2 earnings, Facebook’s share price closed today at $217.50 — a record high — but…

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Club denies charging black women double

Report End of Twitter post by @nadme2 Drama says the standard door charge at its Park Lane club is £20. Skip Instagram post by dramaparklane TBT to Rihanna @badgalriri #whatsthedrama #dramaparklane #drama #tbt #rihanna A post shared by DRAMA (@dramaparklane) on Jan 25, 2018 at 10:39am PST Report Related Topics…

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Amazon Affiliate Profits #Free #VideoCourse

Amazon Affiliate Profits #Free #VideoCourse Are you ready to Become a Super Amazon Affiliate a lot faster? This is the next best thing to having an Amazon Affiliate expert right beside you, showing you how it’s done… Of course, hiring an Amazon Affiliate expert would easily set you back hundreds…

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April the giraffe may be pregnant again

April, with her calf Tajiri, may be expecting another calf again after becoming an internet sensation during her last pregnancy.  (AP) April the giraffe, who became an internet craze during her last pregnancy in 2017, may be expecting another calf. Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, N.Y., where the beloved 15-foot-tall…

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Jada Pinkett Smith Recalls The Moment Jaden Asked To Be Emancipated

Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook Watch talk show, “Red Table Talk,” is about as real as it gets. The 46-year-old doesn’t shy away from tough issues, whether it’s chatting with husband Will Smith’s first wife or mending a 17-year feud with Gabrielle Union.  On Monday’s episode, the actress sat down with her mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones, daughter Willow and…

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