Social media bringing antisemitic ideas to new generation, report says | Social media- Tempemail

A new generation of users of “younger” social media platforms such as TikTok are being introduced to antisemitic ideas they would be unlikely to encounter elsewhere, warns a report. The research comes amid warnings that those drawn into conspiracy theories around Covid-19 are at risk of adopting antisemitic views. It Continue Reading

From cosplay to The Croods: five ways the internet is bringing joy to locked down Australia | Social media- Tempemail

It’s safe to say it hasn’t been the happiest few weeks in Australia. Just in case you’ve been living in a Crood-like cave, more than 60% of the population is now in lockdown, Covid-19 case numbers are still rising and there is a major humanitarian crisis unfolding in Afghanistan. It’s Continue Reading

How Telcos are Bringing Inclusion to Africa’s Financial Landscape – Tempemail

Sourced from IDG Connect Mobile financial services are a global game-changer with an open money network being the connection needed between the financial industry and telecom to increase both the commercial and social benefits. As the world grapples with an unprecedented crisis in the form of the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers Continue Reading

The Singapore government & BlkJ are bringing wet markets online- Tempemail

A new initiative by the Singapore government is helping stalls in wet markets go online, as people stay at home due to lockdown restrictions because of the coronavirus pandemic. Since the Singapore government instituted a partial lockdown, the F&B and retail industry has been among the most badly affected with Continue Reading

Why PinkNews is buoyant about bringing Pride online – even if it’s without sponsors- Tempemail

Some of 2020’s biggest events have been shutdown by lockdown, but amid cancellations and postponements PinkNews has a plan to bring Pride online this year for the first time. The global event will mark a first for the publisher as it looks to make the foray into digital festivals, but Continue Reading

Optus is bringing onboard 500 new customer care staff – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Optus is putting on 500 new staff in customer service and support, including 300 who will start tomorrow, to rebuild capacity in the wake of call centre closures offshore. The telco this morning advertised for what it calls “customer care concierges” in Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne. It appears Optus is Continue Reading

After the tragic death of Mike Thalassitis, there is no justification for Twitter users bringing back the cruel ‘Muggy Mike’ hashtag- Tempemail

Like the good Samaritans they are, the producers at ITV jumped in to save us from our collective January blues this year, with an additional series of Love Island that kicked off some five months before the usual scheduling.  No longer forced to wait until the summer months to sit Continue Reading

Elon Musk’s new EDM single reviewed – ‘Bringing erectile dysfunction to the masses!’ | Music

Like Charles Foster Kane splashing his millions on promoting his mistress’s disastrous opera career, very rich men have, in recent years, displayed a certain tendency to come to grief when dabbling in the field of music. First, the now-incarcerated pharma bro Martin Shkreli bought the only extant copy of the Continue Reading