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‘Opening the gates of hell’: Musk says he will revive banned accounts

The Twitter chief says he will reinstate accounts suspended for threats, harassment and misinformation beginning next week

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Woman kicked off plane ‘for size of boobs’

A plastic surgery-obsessed model, who claims she was asked to leave a flight because of her looks, says the incident left her feeling “dehumanised”.

​Threat to shut down entire continent ​

Meta has warned that Facebook and Instagram could be shut down in Europe if it is unable to transfer data to US servers.

Facebook's unprecedented slump this week has some newer employees panicking. More experienced staffers see a rebound, and an opportunity for bigger equity awards.

Facebook is facing major problems, like competing with TikTok and rebuilding its ad infrastructure.

Facebook Knows Instagram Is Toxic for Teen Girls, Company Documents Show

Its own in-depth research shows a significant teen mental-health issue that Facebook plays down in public. Part 2 in a series offering an unparalleled look inside the social-media giant’s failings—and its unwillingness or inability to address them.

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Google, Apple Hit by First Law Threatening Dominance Over App-Store Payments

South Korea will require the companies to allow competing payment systems, threatening their 30% cut of most in-app digital sales

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TikTok tests Snapchat style vanishing video stories feature

Video-sharing platform TikTok is trialling a new vanishing clips feature similar to functions on Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram.

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Joe Biden REVERSES Trump’s executive orders targeting Chinese-owned TikTok, WeChat

US President Joe Biden revoked his predecessor Donald Trump’s executive orders that targeted the popular platforms TikTok and WeChat on Wednesday.

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Apple lifts ban on social network Parler after it agrees to ‘content moderation’ but users worry ‘free speech’ site’s now neutered

The self-proclaimed ‘free speech social network’ Parler will be allowed to return to Apple's App Store after it was previously banned for not censoring enough content and was also accused of allowing threats of violence.

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Facebook and Instagram take DOWN Trump's interview with daughter-in-law Lara where he signaled he will run for President in 2024 and said Biden 'didn't know where the hell he was' when he fell down the stairs

Facebook and Instagram pulled the clip because it 'featured Trump speaking' and the 'voice of Donald Trump'. During the interview Trump talked about Biden falling up the stairs and how 'boring' Twitter had become

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How much YouTube pays influencers for 100,000, 1 million, and 150 million views, according to top creators

This is the latest installment of Business Insider's YouTube money logs, where creators break down how much they earn.

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What Happens When Facebook Slows the News Flow

Residents of a remote island became collateral damage when the social-media giant decided to block its news feeds to Australia. ‘We’ve learned that we can’t just rely on Facebook.’

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Facebook reverses ban on Australian news as government agrees to amend media code

Facebook will lifts its news ban for Australian users and publishers, less than a week after making the shock decision.

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Microsoft says it can replace Google, backs media code

Microsoft has given the federal government a major boost, pledging to soften the blow if Google carries out a threat to leave the Australian market.

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Parler transfers domain name to Epik, domain registrar of choice for the far right

While multiple online service providers have cut ties with right-wing social media platform Parler, one company is welcoming its business.

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Parler Sues Amazon After Tech Giant Kicks Site Off Its Servers

Lawsuit seeks order to prevent Amazon from shutting down social-media platform’s account

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Twitter shares tumble more than 10% after site permanently bans Trump

Shares of Twitter (TWTR) sank more than 10% on Monday after the social media company permanently banned President Donald Trump from the platform late last week.

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