Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Mark Zuckerberg originally announced plans for the tool last year acknowledging that it was something that “privacy advocates have been asking for”. Facebook said it expected the new tool would cost it revenue as it would impact its lucrative targeted-advertising business model.  Announcing the new features, Erin Egan, Facebook's Chief...
A man making threats to kill people while wielding a knife and a hammer outside a Home Office building has been arrested. Passing police officers were flagged down by members of the public and sent to St Thomas Street, near the Shard, where a man in his 30s was...
ACROSS Europe, clubs are scrambling to get deals done before the transfer window shuts. Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich, whilst the race for Daniel Sturridge‘s signature on a free transfer is hotting up. Aug 18: Window closed in Italy Aug 31: Spain, France, Germany Sept 1: Scotland Sept 2: Holland Sept 6: Russia Follow...
Carl Beech, the fantasist who sparked a £2m police inquiry into his false and absurd claims, has lodged an appeal against his conviction and sentence. Beech , 51, was found guilty last month after a ten-week trial of 12 counts of perverting the course of justice and one of...
The court heard he had been chatting to girls on the dating application Tinder before falling asleep in his friend's spare room in Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, at about 4am on April 17, 2017. He was in a room with a male friend on the ground floor, while his friend...
GREAT British Bake Off contestant Priya O’Shea exchanged flirty messages with judge Paul Hollywood before joining the show. The 33-year-old, who is among the contestants trying to impress the blue-eyed cake boss when the show returns next week, once tweeted him a shot of a cake, writing: “Good day...
It has found itself mired in controversy on everything from Brexit bias to climate change and the gender pay gap. The BBC has now entered a new minefield: discrimination against balding men.  Gary Lineker, the sports broadcaster, has disclosed the corporation received official complaints over a bald joke aimed at...
PHIL NEVILLE has called for a six-month social media blackout after Paul Pogba was racially abused online. The England manager hit out at the people running the companies and says that a total boycott from the football community would “send a powerful message”. Phil Neville has called for a social...
BELOVED Home and Away star Ben Unwin’s pal tweeted a heartbreaking message after the star was found dead aged 41. Officers from New South Wales Police found his body at his home in Minyon Falls, about three hours’ drive south of Brisbane, on August 14 – the day before...
A small theme park in southern Germany has been forced to close a new attraction after visitors pointed out it resembled two giant swastikas. The “Eagle Flight” ride at the Tatzmania theme park in the Black Forest is supposed to provide visitors with the experience of flying on the...