Monday, 24 January 2022
Suit says Google, Facebook chiefs OK'd market pact
Top bosses of Google and Facebook were directly involved in approving an allegedly illegal 2018 deal to cement their dominance of the online advertising market, US court documents revealed Friday.
15 Jan 2022, 22:48
Facebook faces UK legal action over 'dominance'
Facebook was set to be targeted Friday by a multi-billion-dollar class action suit from a British competition law expert, who alleges that the US social network abused its dominant position with ...
14 Jan 2022, 19:28
France hits Google, Facebook with 237m fines over 'cookies'
French regulators have hit Google and Facebook with 210 million euros ($237 million) in fines over their use of "cookies", the data used to track users online, authorities said Thursday.
06 Jan 2022, 23:04
US Air Force veteran doesn’t consider Biden ‘as president’
Although no credible evidence of 2020 election fraud has emerged, Wood insisted it has been “suppressed by the mainstream media”
04 Jan 2022, 12:38
Above 1000 Bangladeshi journalists get Facebook-supported training
Facebook Fundamentals for News, a training programme organised by Center for Communication Action Bangladesh (C-CAB) with support from Meta Journalism Project, has trained 1000 local journalists, ...
22 Dec 2021, 13:43
Rohingya lawsuit against Facebook a ‘wake-up call’ for social media
The progress of the lawsuit would be keenly watched by not just the Rohingya, but also other groups and individuals who have been harmed by online hate speech
17 Dec 2021, 10:55
Rohingya sue Facebook for $150bn over hate speech
The legal complaint argues that Facebook’s algorithms drive susceptible users to join ever-more extreme groups, a situation that is “open to exploitation by autocratic politicians and regimes”
07 Dec 2021, 14:39
‘Metaverse’ hype fuels booming digital property market
“Metaverse” has been a Silicon Valley buzzword for months, but interest soared in October after Facebook’s parent company renamed itself “Meta” as it shifts its focus towards VR
05 Dec 2021, 15:45
Digital Security Act
2 cases filed for ‘spreading propaganda’ against info minister
Two cases were lodged under Digital Security Act on allegation of spreading false information and fabricated photo against minister Hasan Mahmud
30 Nov 2021, 21:45
India hunts 'fake news' spreaders after anti-Muslim attacks
Indian police are seeking the owners of around 100 social media accounts accused of sharing "fake news" after mob attacks on mosques in the country's northeast.
07 Nov 2021, 17:08