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Saturday, February 27, 2021

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    Amazon Rainforest Land Illegally Sold on Facebook

    Parts of the Amazon rainforest land the size of football fields are sold illegally on Facebook, the BBC reported.  Land grabbers who do not hold...

    Facebook Restores Australian News Pages

    Facebook has restored news content on its platform for its Australian audience after negotiating with the government over its proposed media code. Facebook and Google...

    Facebook Apologizes for Removing Emergency, Charity, and Health Pages amid Australian News Pullout

    Facebook apologized for accidentally wiping pages operated by charities, government organizations, and state health departments after deciding to ban Australian news sites due to...

    Italy Fines Facebook over Data Collection Violations

    The Italian Competition Authority, Autorita Garante Della Concorrenza E Del Mercato (AGCM), has fined Facebook Ireland Ltd. and Facebook Inc. €7 million for not...

    Facebook Bans News Sharing and Viewing in Australia

    Facebook on Feb. 17 has banned Australians from posting, sharing, and viewing news content in response to a new proposed media law that seeks...

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