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Vietnam to oversee correction of Facebook map error

Vietnam's PM has asked the information minister to oversee final resolution of the imbroglio over an inaccurate map of Vietnam carried by Facebook.

Grooming is gateway to child sex trafficking as 'seducing' moves online

Facebook and gaming sites are frequent destinations for traffickers, said experts.

Facebook says Chinese phone makers got access to data

Huawei was able to access Facebook data to get the leading social network's applications to perform on smartphones.
June 08, 2018 | 07:54 am GMT+7

Vietnam reviews child sexual abuse case after commuted sentence causes uproar

Facebookers have gone mad after an appeal trial gave a man suspended sentence for molesting two girls.
May 15, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

US teen praised for prom cheongsam after online dressing down

Many accused her of disrespecting Chinese culture and many called her dress 'cultural appreciation.'
May 03, 2018 | 03:48 pm GMT+7

China gives 'subversive' Peppa Pig the chop

The BBC children's cartoon, introduced in the mid-2000s in China, has become extremely popular.
May 01, 2018 | 04:54 pm GMT+7

Surge in anonymous Asia Twitter accounts sparks bot fears

The phenomenon has been noticed in Hong Kong, Myanmar, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.
April 23, 2018 | 10:02 am GMT+7

#IamGay backlash a rare win for China's LGBT community

Sina Weibo said last week that it was removing videos promoting homosexuality, but reversed that after boycott.
April 19, 2018 | 01:56 pm GMT+7

Dogs vs. boar deathmatch in Hanoi sparks outrage on social media

The event was caught on camera and shows several fighting dogs ganging up on a lone boar.
March 21, 2018 | 12:36 pm GMT+7

Facebook removes, then restores anti-immigrant video posted by Hungarian politician

Facebook and other networks have in many countries surpassed traditional media as a way for politicians to reach voters.
March 08, 2018 | 08:44 am GMT+7

Facebook ends test that split News Feed in two in six countries

One was focused on photos and other updates from friends and family, and a second was called an "explore feed."
March 02, 2018 | 09:46 am GMT+7

Vietnamese workers become internet stars in Taiwan after giving up train seat for toddlers

A photo of one man sitting on the other's lap next to a small girl has won them a lot of love.
February 23, 2018 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Facebook, Twitter not fully complying with consumer rules: EU

The platforms are required to be responsible towards EU consumers in the same way as offline services.
February 16, 2018 | 03:38 pm GMT+7

Ready-made feasts free Vietnamese women from Tet chores

Why should men have all the fun while women are slaving away in the kitchen?
February 07, 2018 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

Facebook shares swing as changes trim time spent by users

Recent changes cut time spent on the site by some 50 million hours per day.
February 01, 2018 | 10:09 am GMT+7
 
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