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One person reportedly died while helping free the Ever Given ship, the Suez Canal Authority says

The Ever Given container ship in the Suez Canal on March 29, 2021. Suez Canal Authority via AP The Suez Canal Authority said that one person died during the Ever Given salvage operation in March. In a Facebook post, the SCA said that "one death" is among the authority's "most prominent losses." The circumstances around the person's reported death are not clear. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) recently revealed that one person reported...
Tags: Transportation, Facebook, News, Trends, Ap, Egypt, News UK, Suez Canal, SCA, Suez Canal Authority SCA, Suez Canal Authority, Great Bitter Lake, UK Weekend, Sophia Ankel, Ever Given, Shoei Kisen Kaisha


Victorian premier Daniel Andrews to return to work on 28 June after spine fracture

The premier said he was ‘raring to go’ after recovering from falling down stairs at a rental home on Victoria’s Mornington PeninsulaVictorian premier Daniel Andrews has announced he will return to work on 28 June, saying his “vertebra has almost fully healed and my ribs are well on track”.Andrews revealed his plans on a Saturday night Facebook post, saying he had been given the all-clear by doctors to return to work, more than three months after he fell and fractured his spine and ribs. Continue...
Tags: Facebook, Australia news, Australian politics, Victoria, Labor party, Daniel Andrews, Andrews


Trump boasts that he's 'writing like crazy' and working on 'the book of all books'

Former President Donald Trump leaves Trump Tower in Manhattan on May 18, 2021. James Devaney/GC Images Former President Donald Trump announced on Friday he's writing a book. "When the time comes, you'll see the book of all books," he said. Presidents typically publish a memoir after they leave office. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump on Friday announced a new personal project he's working on: a book."I'm writing like crazy," Tru...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, News, Republicans, White House, Politico, Book, Barack Obama, Trends, Social Media, Gop, New York Times, PAC, Manhattan, Donald Trump, Journalists


Newsmax portrays Facebook as an enemy. Behind the scenes, it spends millions there

If you were to judge Newsmax's views about Facebook by what its hosts say on-air, you would probably be under the impression that the right-wing channel sees the social media company as an enemy of the conservative movement.
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Newsmax portrays Facebook as an enemy of conservatives. Behind the scenes, it's spending millions on Facebook ads

If you were to judge Newsmax's views about Facebook by what its hosts say on-air, you would probably be under the impression that the right-wing channel sees the social media company as an enemy of the conservative movement.
Tags: Facebook, Cnn, NewsMax


UK: The Formstein Defence Shows Good Form - Lord Justice Birss Comments On The Applicability Of The Formstein Defence In UK Law - Marks & Clerk

In this article, we focus on Birss LJ's comments in Facebook v Voxer regarding the applicability of the Formstein defence to allegations of infringement under the doctrine of equivalents.
Tags: Facebook, UK, News, Voxer, Formstein


G7 tax deal: What is it and are Amazon and Facebook included?

A deal has been agreed by the world's richest nations to tax global companies more.
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Top Stories this PM: Biden rebukes Boris; half of unemployment benefits stolen; Zuck wants to WFH, too

Good evening. Here are the top stories so far today.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What happened today: When Biden met Boris. President Joe Biden began his eight-day trip to Europe by issuing an extraordinary rebuke to British PM Boris Johnson for "inflaming" tensions in Ireland and Europe over Brexit. Biden's visit also includes the G7 summit and a highly anticipated meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.$400 billion stolen. A fraud detection ...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, News, Vladimir Putin, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Ireland, Boris Johnson, Biden, WSJ, Trump, South Florida, Boris


Facebook was used to recruit victims in more than half of sex trafficking cases in 2020, according to a new report

Facebook set to soar throughout 2021, says BofA. SOPA Images/Getty Images A report found that 59% of online sex trafficking recruitment in 2020 took place on Facebook. Facebook reported earlier this year that it found more than 20 million child sex abuse images. The internet has become a major platform for sex trafficking recruitment in recent years. See more stories on Insider's business page. Most online recruitment in active sex trafficking cases during 2020 in the US was on Faceboo...
Tags: Facebook, News, US, Trends, Social Media, Human Trafficking, Tech Companies, Cooper, Facebook Facebook, BofA, National Center for Missing, Sarah Cooper, Tech Insider, Katie Canales, Human Trafficking Institute The, Human Trafficking Institute


Fauci brushes off GOP criticism and says attacks on him are 'attacks on science' he can debunk 'immediately'

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Dr. Anthony Fauci on Wednesday said that attacks on him were "attacks on science." Sen. Marsha Blackburn has accused him of working with Mark Zuckerberg and "cherry-picking" facts. Fauci said he could "debunk" all criticism of his decisions, which he said were all science-based. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci on Wednesday said all of his COV...
Tags: Health, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Politics, Science, News, Nbc News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Tennessee, Healthcare, Republican Party, North Carolina, Donald Trump


Fauci brushes off GOP criticism and says attacks on him are 'attacks on science' that he can debunk 'immediately'

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Dr. Anthony Fauci on Wednesday said that attacks on him were "attacks on science." Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn accused Fauci Tuesday of working with Mark Zukerberg and "cherry-picking" facts. Fauci said he could "debunk" every criticism of his decisions, which were "fundamentally based on science." See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci said Wedne...
Tags: Health, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Politics, Science, News, Nbc News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Tennessee, Healthcare, Republican Party, North Carolina, Donald Trump


European Union: Both CMA And European Commission Announce Antitrust Investigations Into Facebook - Preiskel & Co

The UK Competition and Markets Authority ("CMA") and the European Commission ("EC") have both announced antitrust investigations into Facebook today.
Tags: Facebook, UK, News, European Union, Cma, Competition and Markets Authority CMA, European Commission EC


Zuckerberg plans to work remotely for at least 6 months of the year

Facebook is giving its employees more flexibility to work outside the office — and Mark Zuckerberg is leading by example.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Stories, Zuckerberg


Stockton Police, Genealogy Expert Hope They Can Return Found Keepsakes To Family

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Mark Zuckerberg plans to work remotely for at least half of the next year

Facebook is giving its employees more flexibility to work outside the office — and Mark Zuckerberg is leading by example.
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Cnn


Facebook Advertising Head Carolyn Everson Quits

Carolyn Everson, who led Facebook’s advertising teams as VP of the social giant’s global business group, is leaving the company after more than a decade. Everson said she had resigned from the company in a Facebook post on Wednesday. Her exit comes after Facebook chief business officer David Fischer previously announced that he would be […]
Tags: Facebook, News, Everson, David Fischer, Carolyn Everson, Facebook Advertising Head


Trump said he might have banned Facebook as president but 'Zuckerberg kept calling' and 'telling me how great I was'

Donald Trump and Mark Zuckerberg. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Trump made the statement after Nigeria banned Twitter, which deleted a tweet from its president. Trump is permanently banned from Twitter, and from Facebook until January 2023. He also said "2024?" referencing the next election - he has reportedly said he plans to run again. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday said more countries should ban Twitte...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, White House, Nigeria, Trends, Social Media, Peter Thiel, Cbs, Donald Trump, Zuckerberg, Trump, Muhammadu Buhari, Gayle King, Reuters Nigeria


UK pushes for City of London to be exempt from G7 tax plan

Chancellor seeks carve-out for financial services in ‘historic’ global corporation tax agreementBritain will seek to exclude the City of London’s financial services companies from a global tax overhaul targeting the world’s most profitable businesses agreed between G7 finance ministers last weekend.The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, is concerned that under a version of the plan put forward by the US president – which involves redistributing the profits of the world’s 100 largest businesses – digital b...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Politics, UK, London, US, UK News, World news, US news, Tax Avoidance, Corporate Governance, US taxation, G7, Google Amazon, Tax Havens, Rishi Sunak


‘I fell in the water, but it was worth it!’: Guardian readers on their most extraordinary bird photographs

From friendly Antarctic penguins to the rainbow plumage of a Colombian hummingbird, our readers on their favourite images – and the lengths they went to to capture them.I took this photo at the end of January in Balloch, Scotland. I have always wanted to take a picture of a male mandarin duck. It is the bird that made me want to start taking photographs. They are beautiful, with so many stunning colours. At the end of January, I had heard via Facebook that there was a pair of them up the road fr...
Tags: Facebook, Animals, Environment, Life and style, World news, Birds, Wildlife, BALLOCH, Paul Fraser, Balloch Scotland


‘I Led The Storm!’ Proud Boy Arrested, Allegedly Bragged To Mom About Capitol Riot

Shawn Price sent his mother and others Facebook messages saying he led the breach of the U.S. Capitol, the FBI said.
Tags: Facebook, News, Fbi, Shawn Price


Trump congratulates Nigeria, which he once called a 's---hole' country, for shutting down Twitter

President Donald Trump. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Trump congratulated Nigeria for suspending Twitter and suggested more countries ban the platform. Repressive governments like Iran and China already censor Twitter and other social media sites. Trump once referred to African nations as "s---hole" countries while in the White House, according to WaPo. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday congratulated Nigeria for...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Washington Post, White House, China, Nigeria, International, Trends, Iran, Donald Trump, Zuckerberg, Trump, Muhammadu Buhari, Capitol


Instagram Will Let Creators Earn Shopping Referral Commissions, Part of Facebook’s Monetization Push

Mark Zuckerberg wants Instagram and Facebook to be “the best platform” for creators to make money, the Facebook CEO said in unveiling new monetization tools and programs — including a way for Instagram influencers to earn commissions from online sales they facilitate. Zuckerberg announced the new tools and initiatives at the inaugural Facebook/Instagram Creator Week […]
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Instagram, Zuckerberg, Facebook Instagram, Facebook CEO


Instagram reveals the 4 things it watches most closely to determine everything you see on the app

Images By Tang Ming Tung/Getty Images Instagram says it looks at how often you interact with users to determine what content to surface. The company revealed other factors in a blog post designed to tell users how Instagram works. Instagram and other social media platforms use algorithms to keep you scrolling on their sites. Sign up for the 10 Things in Tech daily newsletter. Instagram revealed on Tuesday how it decides what content, like posts and stories, to show you.The company publish...
Tags: Facebook, Apps, News, Instagram, Trends, Social Media, Mental Health, Algorithms, Tech Insider, Stories Instagram, Katie Canales, Tang Ming Tung Getty Images Instagram


Man Wearing Cape Accused Of Burglarizing Amador County Home

AMADOR COUNTY (CBS13) – A man is accused of walking into the home of someone he didn’t know and trying to steal property from the homeowner in Amador County. On Monday night at 8:50 p.m., a man allegedly walked into a home on New York Ran Road in Amador County and started acting “erratically”, according to a statement on Facebook by the Amador County Sheriff’s Office. (credit: Amador County Sheriff’s Office) The homeowner, who is wheelchair-bound armed himself with a handgun and convinced the ...
Tags: Facebook, News, Local, Syndicated Local, Burglary, Stockton, Amador County, Amador County Sheriff s Office, Willden, Burglarizing Amador County Home, New York Ran Road, Erik Willden


Instagram pushes back against 'The Algorithm' - because it tracks every action you take on the app using 'a variety of algorithms'

Instagram said "The Algorithm" does not determine what a user sees on their feed. Getty/Klaus Vedfelt Instagram said it does not use "The Algorithm" to determine the content on users' social media feed. In reality, Instagram says it has many different algorithms for Reels, Feed, and Explore. A non-profit recently reported Instagram recommended posts containing misinformation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Instagram said there is no one algorithm it uses to determine ...
Tags: Facebook, News, Instagram, Israel, Trends, Tech, Surveillance, Algorithm, Tech Insider, Adam Mosseri, Mosseri, Allana Akhtar, Center for Countering Digital Hate, Getty Klaus Vedfelt Instagram


Mark Zuckerberg posted videos of himself shooting arrows at bowling pins and throwing spears at wooden targets

A screenshot from Mark Zuckerberg's video shows the executive shooting an arrow at what appears to be bowling pins. Facebook Zuckerberg said he got a hunting permit to access a trail he wanted to hike. He posted videos of himself throwing a spear in slow motion and shooting arrows at bowling pins. It's unclear where the videos were taken, but the Facebook exec has been spending time in Hawaii. See more stories on Insider's business page. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted vide...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Trends, Hawaii, Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan, Kauai, Tech Companies, Aloha State, Palo Alto California, Facebook Zuckerberg, Tech Insider, Tech Executives, Katie Canales


Apple paid millions to woman after repair workers stole nude images of her from her phone and posted them on her Facebook

Lisa Eadicicco/Business Insider Apple settled a lawsuit involving a woman who said iPhone repair workers leaked her explicit photos. The incident happened in 2016 when the woman sent her phone to Pegatron, an Apple repair contractor. The case was settled for an undisclosed sum of money, but the woman's lawyers had demanded $5 million in damages. See more stories on Insider's business page. Apple paid millions of dollars to a woman after iPhone repair workers took explicit photos a...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Facebook, Lawsuit, Technology, News, California, Trends, Apple Apple, Pegatron, Kelly McLaughlin, Lisa Eadicicco Business Insider Apple, Speed desk, Pegatron Technology Service


Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won’t Take Cut of Creator Revenue Until 2023, Takes Swipe at Apple’s Fees

Facebook will not take a cut of revenue from creators who make money on its platforms until 2023, CEO and cofounder Mark Zuckerberg announced. And Zuckerberg promised that when Facebook does begin collecting a cut of revenue, it will be less than the 30% that Apple and others take (although he didn’t specify what the […]
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Zuckerberg


Consumer Perception of Homebuying Conditions Worsens as Affordability and Supply Issues Persist

Only 35 Percent of Consumers Believe It’s a Good Time to Buy a Home, Despite Improved Sense of Household Finances Washington, D.C. – June 7, 2021 (PRNewswire) The Fannie Mae (OTCQB: FNMA) Home Purchase Sentiment Index® (HPSI) remained relatively flat in May, increasing by 1.0 points to 80.0. Four of the HPSI’s six components increased month over month, most notably the components related to personal finance, as consumers reported a much greater sense of job security and improved household inc...
Tags: Facebook, Real Estate, News, America, Radio, NHS, Fannie Mae, Real Estate News, Doug Duncan, PSB, Fannie Mae s Economic Strategic Research Group, Fannie Mae s Economic Strategic Research ESR Group, ESR Group, National Housing Survey, HPSI, Fannie Mae s National Housing Survey NHS


Top Stories this AM: Sen. Manchin says no to voting rights bill; no TKO in Mayweather/Paul fight; congrats to this rat

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: Congrats to this rat. A landmine-sniffing rat is retiring after 5 years of helping explosives teams clear 20 football fields worth of land. Magawa, the landmine-sniffing rat, was able to comb through areas much faster than his human handlers. He was awarded a medal for his service last year. Joe Manchin cont...
Tags: Facebook, News, Alabama, Newsletter, Trends, Nick Clegg, Fox News, Floyd Mayweather, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Brooks, Chris Wallace, Manchin, Joe Manchin, Mayweather, Logan Paul



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