A Facebook stock image. The company and Ireland’s Woman’s Aid have produced an online safety guide. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Facebook and Ireland’s Woman’s Aid have produced an online safety guide for women in a bid to halt digital abuse by current and former partners. Marg(...)

Digital oversight: there has to be a minimum Bill of rights protecting people so they don’t have to go to court to get defamatory or unlawfully damaging content taken down. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

“As of September 28th, 2015 at 01:52pm Eastern Standard Time, I do not give Facebook or any entities associated with Facebook permission to use my pic(...)

The European Court of Justice backed the “right to be forgotten” in its Google Spain decision last year. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

If a Google search of your name turns up a naked selfie you once sent to your ex or other intimate material, what do you do, other than resign yoursel(...)