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This year
Meta would only meet politicians if Oireachtas hearing was private (but here's what they said anyway)
All time
Trolls flooded Twitter with slurs to test ban policy, safety chief says
Spotify acquires Dublin-based tech firm Kinzen to detect harmful content
'The time for apologies is over': Facebook launches inquiry following Dispatches programme
Politicians to return from holidays to grill Facebook execs on undercover Channel 4 report
Naughten to meet Facebook management to discuss 'deep concerns' about harmful content
Meet the people on the other side of the world who try to keep the Internet free from porn
Neknomination highlights need for stricter European control of sites like Facebook
See what your alcohol intake could do to your face in 10 years
NZ woman dies after drinking 10 litres of Coke every day
More evidence that chocolate (even the milk kind) is good for men
National week of sobriety and alcohol moderation announced