Facebook moderators ‘keep child abuse online’

An undercover film suggests moderators are routinely keeping up content that violates Facebook’s policies.

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Election interference to be sniffed out by early-alert system

The tool will track “dark” sources to help government and other groups tackle subversion attempts.

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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos beats Bill Gates in new rich list

The Amazon founder is now richer than Bill Gates has ever been.

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Apple unveils its latest emojis on World Emoji Day

If you’re bald, ginger, grey-haired – or love lobster – these are the ones you’ve been waiting for.

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Blogger brummymummyof2 fat-shamed by Instagram troll

Emma Conway’s image of her in a swimming costume was photoshopped by a stranger online.

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Emotional surveillance

How facial recognition is being used to identify suspects in crowds and spot suspicious behaviour.

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Google’s job hunting service comes to UK

Google’s centralised job hunt services signs up most individual sites with one major exception.

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