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Quantity of energetic Facebook users elevated despite scandals 0

Quantity of energetic Facebook users elevated despite scandals

Facebook says its user base and and revenue increased significantly in the first three months of 2018, despite the setback caused by the Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal. The California-based social-media company released its quarterly results on Wednesday evening. The company saw the number of monthly active users increase to 2.2bn, 13 percent higher than in…

Darcy Wells’ other folks seek recordsdata from: How could perchance well this earn took place at Chelsea? 0

Darcy Wells’ other folks seek recordsdata from: How could perchance well this earn took place at Chelsea?

Eight years ago, an 11-year-old girl called Darcy Wells trundled off a playing field at Chelsea’s Cobham training ground and looked up to see one of her heroes standing by the touchline. ‘John Terry,’ she smiles. ‘He sometimes came over to watch training. He pulled me to the side and said he could see me…

Chernobyl: What befell and why? 0

Chernobyl: What befell and why?

Exactly 32 years ago, explosions at the then-Soviet Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant set off what has been described as the world’s worst nuclear disaster. The blasts released large levels of radiation into the atmosphere, forcing thousands to flee their homes and sparking major fears over long-term health consequences and environmental destruction. In the decades that followed, wildlife…

‘Intoxicated’ driver who sped wicked approach alongside motorway kills younger mum 0

‘Intoxicated’ driver who sped wicked approach alongside motorway kills younger mum

Horrifying footage shows an “intoxicated” driver speeding the wrong way down a motorway, causing a huge smash that killed a young mum. Guillermo Suarez, 31, was charged with intoxication manslaughter and driving while intoxicated following the crash, which claimed the life of Amberly McCray, 23. The camera shows the Nissan Armada driving into oncoming traffic…

Facebook: Mehr Datenschutz, weniger Werbeeinnahmen 0

Facebook: Mehr Datenschutz, weniger Werbeeinnahmen

Facebook rechnet mit einem Dämpfer für sein Geschäft durch die EU-Datenschutzverordnung. Im laufenden Quartal werde die Zahl monatlich und täglich aktiver Nutzer in Europa voraussichtlich stagnieren oder leicht zurückgehen, teilte das Unternehmen mit. Der Grund sei die Einführung der neuen Regeln am 25. Mai. Wenn viele Mitglieder die striktesten Einstellungen für mehr Datenschutz wählen, könne…

Fanny Blankers-Koen: Why Google honours her 0

Fanny Blankers-Koen: Why Google honours her

Described as “the flying Housewife” and hailed as one of the most successful athletes of her time, Fanny Blankers-Koen would have been 100 years on April 26. In the Dutch track-and-field athlete’s honour, Google is changing its doodle in nine countries.  This is her story: National record   She showed an early inclination for sports…

Indigenous Brazilians rally to quiz land rights protection 0

Indigenous Brazilians rally to quiz land rights protection

Sao Paulo, Brazil – Thousands of indigenous Brazilians from across the country have rallied in the capital, Brasilia, to call authorities to protect their land rights. Organisers of the annual “Free Land Camp” in Brasilia said more than 3,000 people reached the city this week to denounce what advocacy groups say is a continuing and unprecedented rollback…

‘Double requirements’: Israel soldier will get 9 months for killing teen 0

‘Double requirements’: Israel soldier will get 9 months for killing teen

Relatives of an unarmed Palestinian teen killed by an Israeli officer four years ago have slammed a nine-month sentence handed by an Israeli court to the member of the security forces, saying it exposes how “unjust” Israel’s judicial system is. Israeli border police officer Ben Deri was filmed shooting dead Nadim Nuwarra in May 2014 during…