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Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey quits company

Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey announced Monday he was leaving the company, after steering the social network during the tumult of Donald Trump’s presidency and surviving an activist ...

The Twitter App loads on an iPhone in this illustration photograph taken in Los Angeles, California, US, on 22 July 2019

Trump announces plans to launch new social network

Former US president Donald Trump on Wednesday announced plans to launch his own social network,

Trump announces plans to launch new social network 'TRUTH Social'

New name for Facebook? Critics cry smoke and mirrors

Facebook critics pounced Wednesday on a report the leading social network plans to rename itself, arguing it may be seeking to distract from recent scandals and controversy

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In the face of neurotechnology advances, Chile passes 'neuro rights' law

This bill, which already passed the Senate last year, could form the basis of future lawmaking in field of human rights in other countries in the face of advances in technology applied to the mind ...

In the face of neurotechnology advances, Chile passes 'neuro rights' law

Critics warn of Apple, Google 'chokepoint' repression

The companies were facing international outrage after pulling a Russian opposition voting app off their online marketplaces in response to authorities' escalating pressure, including arrest threats

Critics warn of Apple, Google 'chokepoint' repression

Likee launches hashtag CyberSafety campaign

Under this campaign, Likee users can use the hashtag ‘CyberSafety’ and a designated sticker with animated effects in their videos and answer a set of quizzes

Likee launches hashtag CyberSafety campaign

Republican senator wants Biden to block TikTok

The commerce department is conducting a Biden-ordered review of security concerns posed by those apps and others. It did not respond to a request for comment

Republican senator wants Biden to block TikTok

FB developing AI, new ways to detect users under age 13

Facebook is also working with operating system (OS) providers, internet browsers and other providers so they can share information to help apps establish whether someone is of an appropriate age

FB developing AI, new ways to detect users under age 13

Likee ramps up efforts on user safety, quality contents

Popular short video creation and sharing app Likee has ramped up its efforts to create a healthy entertainment atmosphere for its users

Likee ramps up efforts on user safety, quality contents

Facebook imposes 2-year Trump ban, revises rules for politicians

The punishment will be effective from 7 January, when Trump was booted off the social media giant, and comes after Facebook’s independent oversight board said the indefinite ban imposed initially ...

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