Facebook and Instagram Ban US President Trump for 24 Hours – Tempemail

Sourced from Politico. Facebook has made the decision to stop US President Donald Trump from posting for 24 hours. This comes after the social media giant removed two posts that were reportedly in support of a pro-Trump attack on the US Capitol. “We’ve assessed two policy violations against President Trump’s Continue Reading

‘I’m on cloud 9’: Father finds job within 24 hours after ‘desperate’ plea on Twitter goes viral- Tempemail

Liam McEvoy experienced the true kindness of strangers after he tweeted he was “desperate” in a plea for help, admitting that he was really “struggling at the moment” after losing his job during the pandemic. Within 24 hours his tweet had gone viral and he had secured another job. From Continue Reading

Coalition bill would block online platforms still hosting harmful content 24 hours after takedown notices | Online abuse- Tempemail

Internet service providers, social media companies and other online platforms will need to remove severely harmful, abusive or bullying content within 24 hours or risk being blocked, under the federal government’s proposed online safety legislation. Currently, takedown notices for image-based abuse, cyber-abuse, cyberbullying, and seriously harmful online content needs to Continue Reading

Jesy Nelson removes any mention of Little Mix from Instagram less than 24 hours after announcing departure- Tempemail

“The truth is recently being in the band has really taken a toll on my mental health,” Nelson explained. “I find the constant pressure of being in a girl group and living up to expectations very hard. Read more “There comes a time in life when we need to reinvest Continue Reading

‘Christmas slots went in five hours’: how online supermarket Ocado became a lockdown winner | Ocado

Ocado’s warehouse in Erith, 15 miles east of London on the Thames estuary, is staffed by 1,050 “personal shoppers”. Outnumbering them are 1,800 robots the size of small washing machines. You see them by climbing to the top level of the vast warehouse – at 564,000 sq ft, it is Continue Reading

‘Why did it take nine hours to go 130 miles in our new electric Porsche?’ | Money

A couple from Kent have described how it took them more than nine hours to drive 130 miles home from Bournemouth as they struggled to find a working charger capable of producing enough power to their electric car. Linda Barnes and her husband had to visit six charging stations as Continue Reading

Fifty hours spent trying to get Vodafone to fix my vital broadband | Money

I’ve had no home broadband for the past four months and have spent more than 50 hours trying to resolve this with Vodafone. It’s made lockdown extremely difficult as I’ve been working from home and need to keep in touch with my family who are abroad. I’ve been variously told Continue Reading

Bristol is worst UK city for broadband outages with 169 hours a year | Broadband

Almost five million consumers have suffered a broadband outage lasting more than three hours in the last year, with the average household losing a total of more than a day of internet time due to cutouts. Bristol has been named Britain’s “outage capital”, with homes that have been hit by Continue Reading

Minecraft Dungeons review – hours of fun for locked-down families | Games

When the idea to make a Minecraft spinoff was first batted around at Mojang Studios, a dungeon crawler game must have been one of the first suggestions. From Gauntlet to Diablo, this genre has always featured dank subterranean lairs, treasure chests and warrior skeletons – all beloved Minecraft components. The Continue Reading

COVIDSafe app hits 2 million downloads in 24 hours – Software- Tempemail

It’s the one curve the government doesn’t want to flatten. Australians have enthusiastically embraced the government’s new contact tracing app, with more than 2 million people downloading and registering for COVIDSafe in just over 24 hours. Health minister Greg Hunt revealed the top-line figure late on Monday, demonstrating strong take-up since Continue Reading