FB | Facebook executive on panel to advise on UK broadcasting rules

Nicola Mendelsohn, Michael Grade and MP Andrew Griffith named on 10-strong committee The boss of Facebook in Europe will help advise the government on the best way to secure the future of high-quality television in the UK, joining several prominent Conservatives on a committee that will consider whether broadcasting regulations need to change.Other individuals on […]

FB | Working together to build towards a zero carbon economy

COP26 President Alok Sharma’s opening speech at the UNFCCC-led Race to Zero Dialogues, which run from 9-19 November In the last two months, China, Japan and South Korea have all set new net-zero targets.As have HSBC, PWC, Facebook and also England’s fantastic National Health Service.Companies that have set a net zero target now have a […]

FB | Facebook removed seven pages, with over 2.45 million followers, tied to Steve Bannon for pushing misinformation about voter fraud and election results (Elizabeth Dwoskin/Washington Post)

Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post : Facebook removed seven pages, with over 2.45 million followers, tied to Steve Bannon for pushing misinformation about voter fraud and election results — The pages, which pushed the ‘Stop the Steal’ hashtag and other misleading messages, were removed over the weekend while Bannon’s account was frozenTechmeme

FB | Apple Silicon Macs will run iOS apps but some developers, including Facebook, Google, and the developers of Candy Crush and Among Us, have already opted out (Filipe Espósito/9to5Mac)

Filipe Espósito / 9to5Mac : Apple Silicon Macs will run iOS apps but some developers, including Facebook, Google, and the developers of Candy Crush and Among Us, have already opted out — Apple will hold another special event tomorrow, and we expect to see the first Mac with Apple Silicon chips.Techmeme

FB | Facebook and Google have been blocking political ads since Election Day, which Democrats say is hurting fundraising in the lead up to Georgia’s upcoming runoffs (Issie Lapowsky/Protocol)

Issie Lapowsky / Protocol : Facebook and Google have been blocking political ads since Election Day, which Democrats say is hurting fundraising in the lead up to Georgia’s upcoming runoffs — With all eyes on Georgia, Facebook and Google’s ad bans are putting a damper on digital fundraising.Techmeme