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Facebook rebrands company name to Meta

An embattled Facebook Inc. is changing its name to Meta Platforms Inc., or Meta for short.

Facebook rebrands company name to Meta

An embattled Facebook Inc. is changing its name to Meta Platforms Inc., or Meta for short.

Nobel Peace Prize winner slams Facebook ‘lies’

Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa has used her new prominence to criticise Facebook as a threat to democracy.

Minister not surprised by Facebook claims

Australia's communications minister has declared expectations about social media companies' user-protection obligations have shifted amid fresh allegations against Facebook.

Media liable for Facebook comments: High Court

Media outlets can be sued over defamatory comments made by their audience on Facebook news articles, the High Court has ruled.

US slams Facebook COVID-19 false claims

Facebook is not doing enough to stop the spread of false claims about COVID-19 and vaccines, White House press secretary Jen Psaki says.

Federal Parliament launches group to tackle social media concerns

Newcastle Federal MP Sharon Claydon has launched a new group in Parliament aimed at tackling the influence of ‘Big Tech'. With former US President Donald Trump being banned from Twitter and Facebook temporarily...

Social media giant bans news content

Australians woke to the news today that Facebook was banning publishers, including the Newcastle Weekly, from sharing local, national or international news content.   It’s in response to a proposed Australian Government media bargaining...