Police search Navalny headquarters in late-night raid Police Alexei Navalny Moscow Germany Police- Tempemail

Russian police conducted a late-night search of the headquarters for jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny whose arrest last month set off nationwide protests. The search by a dozen police ended about 1 a.m. It was not immediately clear if the police took away items as potential evidence, but photos posted Continue Reading

Facebook removes Craig Kelly post claiming children wearing masks is akin to abuse | Australia news- Tempemail

Facebook has confirmed it has removed a post from the outspoken Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly claiming that children wearing masks was akin to child abuse after a complaint from Labor. In correspondence seen by Guardian Australia, Mia Garlick, Facebook’s Australian director of public policy, confirmed the platform removed one of Continue Reading

RFK Jr. kicked off Instagram for vaccine misinformation Robert F. Kennedy misinformation Facebook Instagram Social Media- Tempemail

Kennedy Jr. has amassed a huge following on social media, where he frequently posts debunked or unproven claims about vaccines. He also uses his social media pages to post about large pharmaceutical firms and environmental health concerns. “We removed this account for repeatedly sharing debunked claims about the coronavirus or Continue Reading

Researchers Uncover Android Spying Campaign Targeting Pakistan Officials – Tempemail

Two new Android surveillanceware families have been found to target military, nuclear, and election entities in Pakistan and Kashmir as part of a pro-India, state-sponsored hacking campaign. Dubbed Hornbill and Sunbird, the malware impersonates legitimate or seemingly innocuous services to cover its tracks, only to stealthily collect SMS, encrypted messaging Continue Reading

Why Africa’s Youth Needs Access to Agricultural Knowledge and Tools – Tempemail

In recent years, Africa’s younger generation has begun to associate farming with bare sustenance and discard it as a viable career path. Despite farming being a fundamental part of society, training and education on sustainable agriculture in school curriculums is neglected and underfunded at government level.  To unpack this further, Continue Reading

It’s taken Donald Trump to show social media giants the meaning of moderation | Social media- Tempemail

The enforcement of policies on content moderation by popular social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter, is a continuously contentious topic. Particularly so following the booting out of Donald Trump by the aforementioned companies in early January, just before he exited the White House in disgrace. Facebook’s decision was Continue Reading

Instagram removes anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr for false Covid-19 claims | Instagram

Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletter The prominent anti-vaxxer Robert F Kennedy Jr has been booted from Instagram for repeatedly sharing false claims about Covid-19 and the safety of vaccines. Facebook confirmed on Wednesday that it had removed the profile of Kennedy Jr, a vaccine skeptic who chairs Continue Reading