Are you watching your TV – or is your TV watching you?
- January 17, 2019, 05:30
There’s a reason why those big, feature-packed televisions are so affordable, even the cutting-edge new ones shown off this month at the annual Las Ve(...)
Hillary Clinton or Michelle Obama: who is the most popular woman in America?
- December 28, 2018, 12:30
Michelle Obama has overtaken Hillary Clinton as the United States’ most admired woman, a spot Clinton had held for 17 years. Obama won by “a significa(...)
Jennifer O’Connell: ‘There’s no TripAdvisor to separate the good people from the bad’
- December 1, 2018, 06:00
A number of surveys in recent months – mostly in the US, but bear with me – suggested that some men may be in the throes of a post #MeToo meltdown. In(...)
Facebook’s Sandberg further linked to Soros controversy
- November 30, 2018, 08:29
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg told employees to investigate financial dealings by George Soros, the billionaire who criticised the (...)
Pilita Clark: Please do not bring your ‘whole self’ to work
- November 26, 2018, 05:45
I stopped watching The Apprentice a couple of years ago, but the other night I turned on the TV to see that this had been a mistake. There was Alan Su(...)
Facebook takes responsibility for negative stories about George Soros
- November 22, 2018, 23:45
Joining a long tradition of companies and campaigns that drop bad news on holidays, Facebook on Thanksgiving eve took responsibility for hiring a Wash(...)
If Facebook’s top executives can’t control it, how can Ireland?
- November 22, 2018, 05:00
Is Ireland capable of regulating Facebook? Right now, Facebook doesn’t even seem to be under the full control of its own executive team. The New York(...)
The Irish Times view on social media accountability: Facebook excuses ring hollow
- November 19, 2018, 00:01
Yet another scandal has enveloped Facebook. This time, the problematical issues do not involve data mismanagement, privacy concerns or election meddli(...)