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# moderation

Last year
# Elon musk
Trolls flooded Twitter with slurs to test ban policy, safety chief says
The issue began hours after Elon Musk bought the platform on Thursday
# tech company
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
# moderation
'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.
# dublin moderation
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.
# New York
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.
# Humans at their worst
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.
# moderation
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.
# moderation mirror
See what your alcohol intake could do to your face in 10 years
Scottish campaign to encourage moderate drinking is rather scary.
# moderation
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.
# Yum
More evidence that chocolate (even the milk kind) is good for men
But it’s not an excuse to overeat it, warns researchers.
# Alcohol
National week of sobriety and alcohol moderation announced
A ‘Dry Run’ and ‘Green Prescriptions’ will be part of the nationwide event.