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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Facebook has a moral duty to police the posting of violent videos

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 01:22am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Facebook's moral duty Facebook has become an integral part of life for many of its 1.15 billion users. A decision by the company to reimpose a ban on the posting ... morality issues are involved. Social media, given its prevalence and role, should follow the same example. The test is one of offensiveness. Facebook has been inconsistent in this regard, tightly ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Moderation the key to avoiding smartphone obsession

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 03:48am by SCMP Editorial

    ... the world's, highest smartphone penetration rate. Some 87 per cent of mobile phones can connect to the internet, amounting to a lot of texting, tweeting, talking, posting and Facebook updating. So much ... recognisable: an inability to turn off mobile devices; constantly checking for e-mails, Facebook updates, missed calls and text messages; obsessively topping up battery levels; and taking the mobile ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Give investors choice on shareholding structures as long as rules are transparent

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 05:05am by SCMP Editorial

    ... it before turning down the demand. But Facebook and Google have alternative shareholding structures in the US, just as Jardine Matheson does in Singapore. Their shareholders have been richly rewarded. The real issue has to do with fairness and the rights of minority shareholders. Can both be protected with alternative shareholding structures like Facebook? Since potential shareholders ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    US technology giants push back on snooping and urge restraint

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 04:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Tech giants give nod to Snowden Just because you are hypocritical doesn't mean you are wrong. Eight prominent US technology companies, including Google, Facebook and Apple, have jointly published an open letter to the US Congress and President Barack Obama urging strict new limits on government surveillance. The companies not only argue that the cavalier ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Turkish PM Erdogan has no right to stifle social media

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:54am by SCMP Editorial

    ... made to close YouTube and Facebook. An administrative court on Wednesday ordered a lifting of the block, although authorities have 30 days to appeal; Twitter has also filed a challenge. ... there had been a jubilant return as users circumvented the ban by sharing information by e-mail, phone and Facebook on DNS settings and proxy servers. President Abdullah Gul voiced opposition ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Regulator made the right call in spurning Alibaba

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 03:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... for discussion. In the US, some tech and media giants such as Facebook and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp have comparable structures that enable their founders or top shareholders to retain control even ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong deserves better free TV

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Wai-kay's Hong Kong Television Network, seen by many as a strong contender. The refusal surprised some people. A Facebook page for Wong's bid so far has attracted some 470,000 ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    US cannot hide behind excuses

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... with international standards and requests for help in criminal investigations, it begs the question why clandestine surveillance is still necessary. Social networking site Facebook revealed that it had ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong dock worker strike muddied by politics

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... and workers, this time a host of other organisations have joined in to promote agendas. Using Facebook and other social media to mobilise participants, they include pan-democrat political parties, ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    'News' on social media must be treated with caution

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... earthquake in Sichuan was a precursor to a substantially bigger tremor. In February, undue concern was stirred in Hong Kong by Facebook postings that there had been an outbreak in a hospital ...



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