Monthly Archives: August 2012

Facebook accused of being lax on child porn

Facebook has been accused of allowing child pornography to proliferate thanks to a new meme in which users, some of them underaged, are encouraged to post naked pictures of themselves on the social media platform. Kate Drury, a member of … Continue reading

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Facebook says 83 million accounts may be fake – CBS News

  We’ve heard of people misrepresenting themselves on Facebook, but now the social network is saying that there could be tens of millions of fake accounts. Facebook says there may be as many as 83 million false or duplicate accounts … Continue reading

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Man pleads guilty to Facebook sex-grooming charges | Herald Sun

A STUDENT “friended” more than 500 teenage girls on Facebook and then pestered four of them for sex and to undress on a webcam, a court heard today. Prosecutor Sian Coidan said Andrew Clayton, 22, used a false name and … Continue reading

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Seebohm curses social media fixation after falling for own hype?

Emily Seebohm has conceded her obsession with social media may have played a role in narrowly missing a gold medal in the 100m backstroke final on Monday night. Seebohm had been the overwhelming favourite to win Australia’s second gold in … Continue reading

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