Report: TikTok Collected Persistent IDs From Android Phones in Apparent Violation of Google Policy

Report: TikTok Collected Persistent IDs From Android Phones in Apparent Violation of Google Policy TikTok, the Chinese-owned video app that Donald Trump’s administration is incoherently threatening to ban from the U.S. and may be gearing up for a court fight in response, quietly collected persistent identifiers from Android devices for 15 months, according to a […]

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Facebook Says Covid-19 Shutdowns Hurt Its Ability to Fight Suicide, Self-Injury, Child Exploitation Content

Facebook Says Covid-19 Shutdowns Hurt Its Ability to Fight Suicide, Self-Injury, Child Exploitation Content Facebook said Tuesday it can’t moderate its own site or its subsidiary Instagram as effectively as possible for certain categories of rule violations during the novel coronavirus pandemic, while almost nobody got the chance to appeal its moderators’ decisions in the […]

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Ministers bid to quell revolt over England A-levels by allowing mock exam results

Ministers bid to quell revolt over England A-levels by allowing mock exam results Gavin Williamson announces that pupils may use mock results if unhappy with grades Ministers made an 11th-hour bid to stave off a revolt over the handling of exam results on Tuesday night, granting pupils in England the right to use mock exam […]

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Kamala Harris named as Joe Biden’s running mate – live VP pick updates

Kamala Harris named as Joe Biden’s running mate – live VP pick updates Full story: Biden picks Harris as his running mate in historic first Biden: California senator is a ‘fearless fighter for the little guy’ Trump says ‘China will own the US’ if he loses President says empty seats at a rally won’t ‘look […]

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BBC and Sky accused of ‘voyeurism’ in coverage of migrant boats

BBC and Sky accused of ‘voyeurism’ in coverage of migrant boats Live footage of people crossing Channel to UK is like ‘grotesque reality TV’, says MP Britain’s television news broadcasters have been criticised by opposition MPs and campaigners over their coverage of migrants crossing the Channel, with claims that some of their reports dehumanise those […]

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