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Social media Hackers hijack Indian PM Modi’s Twitter account to carry out Bitcoin scam

The recent hacking of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Twitter account throws fresh questions into how Twitter secures its keys, …

Social media Twitter take action against distressing COVID-19 content

As our physical world is drastically affected by coronavirus (COVID-19), the pandemic is also having a significant impact on the …

Social media Facebook to shift sensitive content moderation to staffers amid coronavirus crisis

Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that the company was moving moderation of its most sensitive content, including …

Social media Coronavirus: 5 ways to manage your news consumption in times of crisis

Thousands of employees internationally are already working from home in COVID-19 self-isolation because of their recent travel, related symptoms or …

Social media Children’s use of social media is creating a new type of digital native

The first generation of people who have grown up using social media such as Facebook and Instagram are entering the …

Social media Whisper app leaked deeply personal information of millions of users

Whisper, a free social media app that allows users to post and share photos and video messages anonymously, recently exposed …

Social media Australia sues Facebook over alleged breach of user data

The Australian privacy regulator filed a lawsuit against Facebook Inc, accusing the social media giant of sharing the personal details …

NewsSocial media Facebook cancels developer conference as tech companies respond to virus

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus, as growing …

Social media Israeli court orders Facebook to unblock account of NSO Group employee

A Tel Aviv court ordered Facebook Inc to unblock the private account of a worker at Israeli surveillance company NSO …

NewsSocial media Facebook reaches $550 million settlement in facial recognition lawsuit

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it reached a $550 million (418 million pounds) settlement in principle related to a lawsuit …

NewsSocial media Facebook’s Zuckerberg drops annual challenges to focus on longer-term goals

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday he was dropping his annual challenges this year to take …

Social media NSO Group employees sue Facebook for blocking their private social media accounts

Existing and former employees of Israeli cyber security firm NSO Group have sued Facebook for blocking their personal Facebook and …