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Activists from Myanmar, Syria, and beyond call for Facebook to fix moderation

Activists from Myanmar, Syria, and beyond call for Facebook to fix moderation

A coalition of activists from eight countries, including India and Myanmar, has called on Facebook to put in place a transparent and consistent approach…

Chief Product Officer Of Uber Has Stepped Down

Chief Product Officer Of Uber Has Stepped Down

Holden had been in-charge recently of the company’s flying car effort, called Elevate. Elevate is not without a leader, however. The CEO of flying…

Advertisers On Facebook Target Users Based Upon Sensitive Interests

Advertisers On Facebook Target Users Based Upon Sensitive Interests

Advertisers on Facebook are allowed to target users based on their interests in different subjects like homosexuality, Islam or liberalism, despite religion, sexuality and…

$5 Million Spent By Ecuador On Protecting And Spying On Julian Assange$5 Million Spent By Ecuador On Protecting And Spying On Julian Assange

$5 Million Spent By Ecuador On Protecting And Spying On Julian Assange

The intelligence programme of Ecuador spent millions of dollars on a security and surveillance network around WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange originally sought asylum…

Ice Cube’s Lawsuit Claims Qatari Officials Wanted to Bribe Him

Recently, Ice Cube, the famed rapper and actor, filed a lawsuit, along with Jeff Kwatinetz, his business partner. The lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles,…

Bad News For Great Barrier Reef Due To Queensland Forest Clearings

Bad News For Great Barrier Reef Due To Queensland Forest Clearings

The Great Barrier Reef is already in danger and now due to the recommended forest clearing at northern Queensland’s Kingvale Station has caused newer…