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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# moderation

Last year
Trolls flooded Twitter with slurs to test ban policy, safety chief says
The issue began hours after Elon Musk bought the platform on Thursday
Spotify acquires Dublin-based tech firm Kinzen to detect harmful content
The company was set up by Storyful founder Mark Little and ex-Facebook executive Áine Kerr.
All time
'The time for apologies is over': Facebook launches inquiry following Dispatches programme
Workers at Irish contactor CPL who featured in the TV programme have been urged to take time off for their wellbeing.
Politicians to return from holidays to grill Facebook execs on undercover Channel 4 report
An undercover Channel 4 Dispatches programme into moderation at the Dublin Headquarters revealed widespread failures.
Naughten to meet Facebook management to discuss 'deep concerns' about harmful content
A Dispatches documentary revealed that inappropriate content remained on the social media platform despite being reported.
Meet the people on the other side of the world who try to keep the Internet free from porn
The Moderators is a new documentary which tracks the work of a group of trainees in India.
Neknomination highlights need for stricter European control of sites like Facebook
Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly said sites should be obliged to remove content that will have a negative effect on people’s health and European legislation could be the way to do it.
See what your alcohol intake could do to your face in 10 years
Scottish campaign to encourage moderate drinking is rather scary.
NZ woman dies after drinking 10 litres of Coke every day
A coroner said mother-of-eight Natasha Harris would not have died had she not drank so much Coca-Cola.
More evidence that chocolate (even the milk kind) is good for men
But it’s not an excuse to overeat it, warns researchers.
National week of sobriety and alcohol moderation announced
A ‘Dry Run’ and ‘Green Prescriptions’ will be part of the nationwide event.