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# facebook - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Man claims he didn't know that threat to share pictures of girl (12) performing sex act was a crime Courts

Man claims he didn't know that threat to share pictures of girl (12) performing sex act was a crime

The man, who can’t be named, was 16 at the time of the offence.

# facebook - Monday 7 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Nursing home manager sacked after sharing images of dead resident on Facebook Employment Dispute

Nursing home manager sacked after sharing images of dead resident on Facebook

The nursing home sacked the nurse manager for gross misconduct in November 2018.

# facebook - Friday 4 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook warned that new privacy rules could aid terrorism and child abuse Message Encryption

Facebook warned that new privacy rules could aid terrorism and child abuse

The social media network has been dogged by several privacy scandals in recent years.

# facebook - Thursday 26 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Where Ireland fits into Facebook's grand plans for its Libra cryptocurrency Future Of Finance

Where Ireland fits into Facebook's grand plans for its Libra cryptocurrency

The project’s Calibra team is staffing up in Dublin in the face of scrutiny from EU lawmakers.

# facebook - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years Kevin Lunney

Taoiseach says Facebook's standards must be reviewed after posts about QIH executives left online for years

John McCartin said posts making claims about the executives had remained on the social media platform for years.

# facebook - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook says it removed a 'significant number of posts' about QIH executives in recent years Quinn Industrial Holdings

Facebook says it removed a 'significant number of posts' about QIH executives in recent years

Gardaí and the PSNI are continuing to probe the attack on Kevin Lunney.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook to buy tech start-up working on mind control technology CTRL-Labs

Facebook to buy tech start-up working on mind control technology

It’s the latest in a series of announcements from Facebook about virtual and augmented reality technology.

# facebook - Friday 20 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook suspends 'tens of thousands' of apps in privacy review Disliked

Facebook suspends 'tens of thousands' of apps in privacy review

The review started in 2018.

# facebook - Friday 13 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian politician to pursue defamation case against Facebook in Irish High Court Mohammed Dahlan

Palestinian politician to pursue defamation case against Facebook in Irish High Court

Mohammed Dahlan’s lawyers have moved their focus from England to Ireland.

# facebook - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Harris says social media companies should ban accounts that spread misinformation about vaccines Mandatory Vaccinations This post contains videos

Harris says social media companies should ban accounts that spread misinformation about vaccines

Facebook says certain hashtags are banned and ads rejected in a bid to stop misinformation from gaining traction.

# facebook - Monday 9 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Harris asks social media companies and sporting organisations to help raise vaccine awareness HPV

Harris asks social media companies and sporting organisations to help raise vaccine awareness

The health minister sent letters to companies like Facebook and Google in recent weeks.

# facebook - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook launches new privacy tool to limit data-scraping from third-party websites and apps Clear History

Facebook launches new privacy tool to limit data-scraping from third-party websites and apps

The tool was first announced by CEO Mark Zuckerberg last year.

# facebook - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Twitter and Facebook accuse China of social media campaign against Hong Kong protesters Fake Accounts

Twitter and Facebook accuse China of social media campaign against Hong Kong protesters

Facebook and Twitter said they had shut down nearly 1,000 active accounts linked to China.

# facebook - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook paid contractors to transcribe audio clips from Messenger users Facebook

Facebook paid contractors to transcribe audio clips from Messenger users

Facebook said audio snippets reviewed by contractors were masked so as not to reveal anyone’s identity.

# facebook - Friday 26 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Injunction against Facebook and Twitter following Ana Kriegel trial to remain until November Ana Kriegel Trial

Injunction against Facebook and Twitter following Ana Kriegel trial to remain until November

The court was told that the issues continue to be monitored and both companies have been ‘wholeheartedly cooperating’.

# facebook - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition Big Tech

United States announces investigation into whether major online companies have 'stifled' competition

The investigation comes after the European Union imposed hefty fines on Google recently.

# facebook - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook flaw allowed thousands of children to join chats with people not approved by parents Messenger Kids

Facebook flaw allowed thousands of children to join chats with people not approved by parents

The social network said it has been shutting down the group chats involved.

# facebook - Thursday 18 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Privacy concerns raised over app that makes you look older through artificial technology Face Off

Privacy concerns raised over app that makes you look older through artificial technology

FaceApp uses artificial intelligence to make you look older or younger.

# facebook - Saturday 13 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook set for $5 billion fine in the US over privacy and data protection failings Social Media

Facebook set for $5 billion fine in the US over privacy and data protection failings

It’ll be the largest penalty ever imposed by the US Federal Trade Commission over privacy violations.

# facebook - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

From TheJournal.ie US Border Patrol investigating 'disturbing' Facebook group allegedly filled with racist memes Border Patrol

US Border Patrol investigating 'disturbing' Facebook group allegedly filled with racist memes

The group was created in August 2016 and has some 9,500 members, according to ProPublica.

# facebook - Thursday 27 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook urges against 'punitive' fines for firms who breach Government's new online safety laws Online Safety Act

Facebook urges against 'punitive' fines for firms who breach Government's new online safety laws

The government published submissions on the proposed laws today.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook's Libra project could be a watershed moment for the blockchain industry Financial Services

Facebook's Libra project could be a watershed moment for the blockchain industry

This marks the social media giant’s boldest foray into the financial services industry.

# facebook - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Complaint of 'racism' against Wexford shop whose owner painted his face black for advert upheld ASAI

Complaint of 'racism' against Wexford shop whose owner painted his face black for advert upheld

Smyths Homevalue shared the video on Facebook to promote Black Friday last year.

# facebook - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before court after Ana Kriegel murderers identified online Contempt Of Court

Facebook and Twitter representatives to appear before court after Ana Kriegel murderers identified online

The boys, identified in the media only as Boy A and Boy B, were convicted yesterday of murdering Ana Kriegel last year.

# facebook - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook announces plans for new cryptocurrency to come into operation as early as 2020 Libra

Facebook announces plans for new cryptocurrency to come into operation as early as 2020

Facebook and some two dozen partners released a prototype of Libra as an open source code for developers interested in weaving it into apps, services or businesses/

# facebook - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie This deepfake video of a megalomaniac 'Mark Zuckerberg' is testing Facebook Spectre This post contains videos

This deepfake video of a megalomaniac 'Mark Zuckerberg' is testing Facebook

The AI-generated video is part of a project looking at the power of social media.

# facebook - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Vehicle supplier secures order to have Facebook group it claims is damaging its business reputation taken down Nightmare Coaches

Vehicle supplier secures order to have Facebook group it claims is damaging its business reputation taken down

The injunction was granted in favour Harris Auto Trading Company.

From TheJournal.ie Radiohead release 18 hours of hacked material in aid of Extinction Rebellion Bandcamp

Radiohead release 18 hours of hacked material in aid of Extinction Rebellion

The material was reportedly held to $150,000 ransom.

# facebook - Monday 3 June, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook warned that ban on children's junk food ads could hurt marketing of Spotify playlists Policy And Economy

Facebook warned that ban on children's junk food ads could hurt marketing of Spotify playlists

The social media giant has lobbied against an amendment to data protection laws.

# facebook - Friday 31 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Supreme Court rejects Facebook appeal in EU-US data transfer case Data Protection

Supreme Court rejects Facebook appeal in EU-US data transfer case

The decision comes after the High Court referred a number of questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union.

# facebook - Thursday 30 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook says a ban on junk food ads for children could hurt the marketing of Spotify playlists Policy And Economy

Facebook says a ban on junk food ads for children could hurt the marketing of Spotify playlists

The social media giant has lobbied against an amendment to data protection laws.

# facebook - Monday 27 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Limerick man who made death threats through Facebook to rape victim jailed for six years Jailed

Limerick man who made death threats through Facebook to rape victim jailed for six years

The 26-year-old man pleaded guilty to raping the 19-year-old victim in November 2015,

# facebook - Sunday 26 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why is Facebook allowing a doctored video of 'drunk' US Speaker Nancy Pelosi to stay online? FAKE NEWS

Explainer: Why is Facebook allowing a doctored video of 'drunk' US Speaker Nancy Pelosi to stay online?

The social media giant has been criticised after altered footage of Pelosi was posted online this week.

# facebook - Thursday 23 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook ads for website targeting Maria Walsh deemed not to break community standards Eu Elections

Facebook ads for website targeting Maria Walsh deemed not to break community standards

Fine Gael has asked Facebook and Google to remove the ads.

# facebook - Sunday 19 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Tens of thousands of Irish users' emails and phone numbers were exposed in last year's Facebook hack Breach

Tens of thousands of Irish users' emails and phone numbers were exposed in last year's Facebook hack

Confidential emails from the social networking giant reveal the local fallout of the September attack.

# facebook - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'News flash morons: I'm in Edmonton': Fugitive caught after sending address to Canadian TV station Over Here

'News flash morons: I'm in Edmonton': Fugitive caught after sending address to Canadian TV station

Jessie Dean Kowalchuk was wanted for violating his probation in 2015.

# facebook - Thursday 9 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Facebook co-founder says it's time for the government to break up the tech giant Monopoly

Facebook co-founder says it's time for the government to break up the tech giant

“I feel a sense of anger and responsibility,” Chris Hughes wrote, who worked on the first News Feed team.

# facebook - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Love at first like: Facebook to add 'secret crush' feature as part of revamp of social network Get Connected

Love at first like: Facebook to add 'secret crush' feature as part of revamp of social network

The company is planning an overhaul of its app and website.

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