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TECH 23 Oct 2018 | 2:30 AM

Even tech execs fret about their kids’ smartphone addictions

Like a lot of parents, Mike Herrick occasionally sees his 13-year-old daughter getting lost in her smartphone and wonders: Is technology messing with children’s brains, even as it enlightens and empowers them in ways that weren’t possible when his generation grew up?

TECH 18 Oct 2018 | 9:37 AM

Facebook tentatively concludes spammers were behind recent data breach – WSJ

Facebook Inc has tentatively concluded that spammers looking to make money, and not a nation-state, were behind the largest-ever data theft at the social media company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Oct 17.

TECH 08 Oct 2018 | 6:30 AM

Facebook debuts smart speaker for 'Messenger' video calls

Facebook Inc Monday released a smart speaker designed to ease video calls, but the company's history of privacy mishaps and the device's price and limited functionality could slow it from taking on market leaders Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google.

TECH 26 Sep 2018 | 10:15 AM

Facebook faces political hurdle over banned party in China

Facebook Inc finds itself entangled in yet another political spat – this time with China, a market the social media giant is seeking to enter.

TECH 07 Sep 2018 | 8:04 AM

Twitter’s ban of Alex Jones raises questions on consistency

Twitter’s permanent ban of conspiracy-monger Alex Jones on Sept 6 again underscored the difficulty many social-media services face in trying to consistently apply their rules against harassment and other bad behaviour.

TECH 02 Aug 2018 | 10:13 AM

Facebook reviews child abuse video plan in latest challenge

Facebook Inc is reviewing how it handles child abuse videos and preventing underage children from holding accounts, as the social network grapples with concerns it isn’t doing enough to protect users.

Facebook 27 Jul 2018 | 6:30 AM

Facebook’s biggest problem: The days of easy growth are over

After all the controversy Facebook Inc has generated in recent months, it seemed almost inevitable that at some point, the social media giant would get what it had coming. A reckoning.

TECH 19 Jul 2018 | 3:47 AM

Facebook CEO walks back defence of Holocaust deniers

Facebook Inc chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg walked back comments that appeared to defend Holocaust deniers, after trying to explain how careful the social-media giant tries to be before kicking people off the social network. He ended up using as an example a group that garners little sympathy.

TECH 16 Jul 2018 | 4:37 AM

Facebook, Twitter, Alphabet to testify at US House hearing

The US House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on July 17 to take testimony from Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc's YouTube unit and Twitter Inc on whether social media companies are filtering content for political reasons, the committee chairman said.

TECH 22 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Instagram forgot the lessons of Internet abuses: opinion

Facebook Inc didn't learn from the last two years of Internet scandals.