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Will ‘Zuckerbucks’ help Facebook take over the world?

Will ‘Zuckerbucks’ help Facebook take over the world?

Libra, the well-publicised Facebook cryptocurrency experiment, could see hugely destabilising shifts in power.

Dylan Voller defamation decision is a threat to outrage media but not to press freedom

Dylan Voller defamation decision is a threat to outrage media but not to press freedom

With this new ruling, publishers will need to decide between increased monitoring or risking the occasional defamation suit.

Reports show trust in media has dropped — and the election is to blame

Reports show trust in media has dropped — and the election is to blame

Many countries have recently seen trust in media fall following fractious elections. It’s part shooting the messenger and part clear-eyed assessment of media failings in crisis.

How to use Facebook to influence Australian voters for just $20 a day

How to use Facebook to influence Australian voters for just $20 a day

Unfortunately it seems advertising on Facebook in Australia for political purposes is still a 2016 US election-esque case of “catch me if you can”.

Social media giants reject criticism over Christchurch footage

Social media giants reject criticism over Christchurch footage

Good morning, early birds. Online giants Facebook and YouTube have defended their platforms' responses to live-streamed footage of Friday's Christchurch shootings, and the Coalition unveils pre-election transport and jobs plans. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Social media and traditional outlets face tighter regulation over terror coverage

Social media and traditional outlets face tighter regulation over terror coverage

As social media giants are under pressure over the hosting of Christchurch attack footage, legacy media outlets are finding they're not free from scrutiny.

Will consumers get a look-in when it comes to breaking up Big Tech?

Will consumers get a look-in when it comes to breaking up Big Tech?

The regulatory tide has turned against big tech companies with a vengeance — but will consumer interests be addressed in the rush to regulate?

When harmful content is posted online, who is ultimately responsible?

When harmful content is posted online, who is ultimately responsible?

The devolution of a Facebook NRL memes page into something much more insidious has raised important questions about how the internet and the law intersect.

Reading between the lines on Facebook’s privacy doublespeak

Reading between the lines on Facebook’s privacy doublespeak

As Mark Zuckerberg starts talking about the importance of "privacy", it's important to note his definition might be different from yours.

Media players jostle for control in digital platforms inquiry

Media players jostle for control in digital platforms inquiry

Media organisations may get what they asked for. But there's a catch.