Twitter has removed thousands of accounts linked to Saudi Arabia on the grounds they were violating the social media’s platform manipulation policies, it said today.… Read more
British American Tobacco (BAT) is among four e-cigarette sellers banned from promoting their products on public Instagram pages after adverts appeared alongside pictures of well-known … Read more
LinkedIn has launched a new service aimed at freelancers and small businesses, seeking to capitalise on its burgeoning membership.
The social media giant recently reached … Read more
Social media company Instagram has said it will remove images, drawings and memes showing methods of self-harm or suicide from its platform.
The move follows … Read more
Plans to help tackle so-called “fake news” have been announced by the BBC and some of the biggest names in journalism and technology.
The new … Read more
The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomed Facebook’s pledge to ensure users can separate fact from fiction when it comes to vaccines, across its platforms from … Read more
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The World Health Organization welcomes the commitment by Facebook to ensure that users find facts about vaccines across Instagram, Facebook Search, Groups, Pages and forums
The Pope warned that the more people use online platforms the less social they become, and criticized the trend “to hurl adjectives” at each other.… Read more
A British single mother faces up to two years in jail and a fine of €58,000 in Dubai after being detained over comments she made … Read more
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have launched an official Instagram account: @sussexroyal.
The couple debuted with a picture of the couple’s monogram – a … Read more
Today is a day where in all the outcry about fake news, media outlets around the world even some of The most respected play that … Read more
Italian politician Alessandra Mussolini has publicly insulted Jim Carrey after he tweeted a drawing of the hanging of her grandfather, Benito Mussolini, and Claretta Petacci.… Read more
Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg announced the company is looking to place restrictions on who can go live on its platform based on … Read more
(Reuters) – Twitter on Thursday made it easier for users to identify political campaign ads and know who paid for them, as social media platforms … Read more
Unilever won’t work with social media ‘influencers’ who buy ‘followers’ in an effort to curb artificial bots which create fake audiences
CNBC: Consumer-goods company Unilever will not work with social media stars, or “influencers,” who buy followers on platforms such as Twitter and Facebook, it announced … Read more
Google and Facebook should take more responsibility to protect children from mental ill health epidemic, abuse and addictive behaviour – NHS
The Telegraph: NHS is “picking up the pieces” of an epidemic of mental illness among children, fuelled by social media, the head of the … Read more
The Financial Times report that Facebook and Google became the first large tech groups to be accused of breaking the EU’s far-reaching new privacy rules … Read more
80% of Malta’s population access the internet. Of these 83% own a smartphone, 75% use a laptop, 48% use the tablet.
80% of Malta’s population access the internet. Of these 83% own a smartphone, 75% use a laptop, 48% use the tablet. “People are becoming increasingly … Read more
“Don’t tweet too much” – Vatican says that cloistered nuns should use social media with sobriety and discretion
The Vatican has issued new guidelines for cloistered nuns, reminding them that they’re supposed to live separated from the world and in silence — and … Read more