Paige has just turned 13 and is navigating her first year of high school. INQ reporter Kirsten Drysdale spent a day with her — and her phone — for a rare look at teenage life online.
With content moderation being farmed out to third party contractors, it's easy to forget the human cost of keeping social media "safe".
As platforms like Google and Facebook grow bigger by buying up their competition, we need to decide what we should do about monopolies.
The new ACCC report offers some solutions to fixing our broken system — but is it too late to help journalism and news media?
Scott Morrison wants Facebook to better regulate extreme content. The bad news is it's already trying — and failing.
Libra, the well-publicised Facebook cryptocurrency experiment, could see hugely destabilising shifts in power.
With this new ruling, publishers will need to decide between increased monitoring or risking the occasional defamation suit.
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.
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”.
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.