Hotel Longtime: Woman behind name-change petition cops abuse on Twitter, Facebook

Hotel Longtime: Woman behind name-change petition cops abuse on Twitter, Facebook

By Alice Dempster Posted March 24, 2018 09:20:36 Photo: Hotel Longtime has come under fire for its name, which some have described as “derogatory”. (Facebook: Hotel Longtime) A woman who started a petition asking a new Adelaide pub to change its “derogatory name” says the abuse she’s since received online …

Gold Coast council dumps plan to mine Facebook data from Commonwealth Games visitors using free wi-fi

Gold Coast council dumps plan to mine Facebook data from Commonwealth Games visitors using free wi-fi

Posted March 22, 2018 13:01:09 Photo: The free wifi option available on the Gold Coast will no longer require a Facebook login. (ABC News: Elise Kinsella) Related Story: Handing over your Facebook data the price of free wi-fi Related Story: Facebook loses $US35b after massive data breach, tech stocks lead …

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admits ‘mistakes’ were made in protecting user data

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admits ‘mistakes’ were made in protecting user data

Posted March 22, 2018 07:06:53 Mark Zuckerberg has broken his silence on Cambridge Analytica and admitted that Facebook “made mistakes” in protecting its users’ data. “There’s more to do, and we need to step up and do it,” he said in a statement released this morning. Last week Facebook suspended …

Facebook slides as US regulator investigates data breach, Wall Street regains energy

Facebook slides as US regulator investigates data breach, Wall Street regains energy

Updated March 21, 2018 08:31:41 Photo: Facebook shares fell by another 2.6 per cent overnight, as it faces questions about a massive data breach. (Reuters: Thomas Hodel) Related Story: Facebook loses $US35b after massive data breach, tech stocks lead Wall Street sell-off Although Wall Street has recovered from yesterday’s sharp …