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Canadian schools sue social media giants over alleged harm to children

Five Ontario school boards along with two private schools have joined lawsuits that claim that social media platforms are detrimental to students' mental health...

More Than 300 Million Children Fall Victim to Online Sexual Abuse Annually: Study

A shocking study from the University of Edinburgh has revealed a startling statistic: over 300 million children globally are subjected to some form of...

TikTok fights back with legal challenge against US law forcing divestiture

In a significant legal move, TikTok has initiated a robust challenge against the new legislation signed by President Joe Biden, which could potentially ban...

Jack Dorsey leaves Bluesky board

Bluesky, the decentralized social network, recently saw the departure of its most prominent backer, Jack Dorsey, from its board. Dorsey, who is also the...

Developer of “Unfollow Everything” sues Meta over control of social feeds

Ethan Zuckerman, an associate professor at the University of Massachusetts—Amherst, has filed a lawsuit against Meta, arguing that U.S. law should allow people to...

Meta to face EU investigation over disinformation under Digital Services Act

Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, is set to undergo a European Union investigation concerning its handling of disinformation, with a particular...

Zuckerberg shares his vision with investors and Meta stock tanks

In an era where instant gratification is often the norm, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s strategic pivot towards long-term, high-stakes investments in artificial intelligence (AI)...

TikTok vows to fight new law that will force it to sell to an acceptable US company

In a dramatic move, TikTok has announced its intent to challenge a new U.S. law that threatens the app's operations in the country. This...

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