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Twitter and Facebook on Monday said they uncovered campaigns by China to use the social media platforms against pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. “We are disclosing a significant state-backed information operation focused on the situation in Hong Kong, specifically the protest movement and their calls for political change,” Twitter said in an online post. Facebook […]Continue Reading
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Researchers have warned that social media raises children’s risk of mental health problems by up to half.   The researchers who carried out a major study warned that social media exposes teenagers to cyber-bullying and harms sleep.   Checking various social media platforms weekly means the risk of suffering “psychological distress” is up to 20 […]Continue Reading
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Facebook’s plans to launch a ”stable coin” crypto-currency tagged to the dollar next year has seen it initiate contacts with US and British financial regulators, the BBC reported on Friday. “GlobalCoin” would work with a new digital payments system in about a dozen countries, starting in the first quarter of 2020, the broadcaster said on […]Continue Reading