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Facebook Safety Checks Arrive in Nigeria, But Some Ask if it's Worth Celebrating
Nov. 27, 2015
Nigerians caught up in Boko Haram violence in recent weeks have been able to use Facebook to quickly alert their friends and relatives by using the "safety check" feature.
Camerawoman fired for kicking migrants to sue Facebook
Oct. 21, 2015
Petra Laszlo told a Russian newspaper she plans to sue Facebook for allegedly failing to take down threatening and negative pages on the social media site.
Facebook plans to bring internet to regugees
Sep. 29, 2015
The announcement by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg comes as welcome news to many, but not without criticism.
Girl gets death threats for aiding Syrian protesters
Sep. 3, 2015
When Alaa heard about protests in her native Syria, she knew she had to do something, but didn’t know what. Then she realized she could friend protesters on the ground using social media.
Taking care of your digital afterlife
Oct. 31, 2014
What happens to your Facebook when you die? Today our music, pictures, books, movies, financial information and medical records are digital, and managing property has become exceedingly complex.
Nation’s biggest blogging conference comes to McCormick Place
Jul. 24, 2013
Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and The Walking Dead producer Gale Anne Hurd are expected to boost attendance in BlogHer conference.
On Reddit, bullying doesn't stop after high school
Jul. 23, 2013
When online forums are created just to tear other people down, what can we do to make the Internet a better place?
2013 or 1984?
May. 6, 2013
Think before you post in the digital age, because Big Brother is always watching.
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