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Anthony Pratt nails social media with celebratory dance video

Anthony Pratt nails social media with celebratory dance video

Australia's richest man has posted a video to Twitter of himself dancing celebrating what may be a contract with Amazon.

  • by Cara Waters

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Why tech giants don't need to spy on you to know what you're up to

Why tech giants don't need to spy on you to know what you're up to

It's been suggested that Facebook records audio of your conversations in order to guide its targeted ads. But the truth is it doesn't need to.

  • by Jason Nurse
Social media scandal: Facebook removes lewd NRL videos
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Social media scandal: Facebook removes lewd NRL videos

Filming or distributing intimate images without consent is an offence under federal and state law.

  • by Nick Bonyhady & Sally Rawsthorne
'Me Too' named Macquarie Dictionary's 2018 word of the year
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'Me Too' named Macquarie Dictionary's 2018 word of the year

The two-word phrase beat out 15 shortlisted words for the top spot, including "deepfake", "hygge" and "BDE".

  • by Mary Ward
Kylie Jenner's Instagram record has been cracked by an egg. Yes, an egg
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Kylie Jenner's Instagram record has been cracked by an egg. Yes, an egg

It's only the start of 2019 but we may have already seen the "greatest social media" battle of the year, if not ever.

  • by Alan Granville
Napa in crisis talks with lawyers as third sex tape emerges
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Napa in crisis talks with lawyers as third sex tape emerges

A third sex tape allegedly involving Dylan Napa is circulating amid claims the videos were part of a WhatsApp group involving as many as 25 players.

  • by Andrew Webster
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I’ll be evil and I’ll get rich. You can have a share.
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I’ll be evil and I’ll get rich. You can have a share.

Tech titans say they are sorry for privacy breaches, virulence and manipulation. But these aren't bugs in the system. They're the core of the business model.

  • by John Schwartz
Bulldogs issue statement after Napa sex tape surfaces
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Bulldogs issue statement after Napa sex tape surfaces

Bulldogs recruit Dylan Napa is embroiled in the NRL's latest off-season drama after a sex tape featuring the Queensland Origin forward surfaced.

  • by Christian Nicolussi
'Story of 2019': Prime Minister's shoes go viral due to poor Photoshop effort
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'Story of 2019': Prime Minister's shoes go viral due to poor Photoshop effort

The Prime Minister has since weighed in to the "shoegate" debate with a message to his department.

  • by Sarah Keoghan
Facebook's biggest bear says problems 'likely to worsen' in 2019
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Facebook's biggest bear says problems 'likely to worsen' in 2019

Analysts are expecting another tough year for the social media giant, predicting their share price to keep falling.

  • by Ryan Vlastelica
US politicians cannot block social media foes, court rules
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US politicians cannot block social media foes, court rules

A federal appeals court issued a decision that could affect President Donald Trump's appeal from a similar ruling in New York.

  • by Jonathan Stempel