Facebook and Instagram ban ‘sexual’ emojis including ‘eggplants’ and peach

Facebook and Instagram have banned aubergine and peach emojis as well as the water drip, for being too ‘sexually suggestive.’ According to the social media giants, the change is part of an update to Facebook’s Sexual Solicitation Community Standards, which are aimed at sex workers who use the platforms to sell their services. The emojis, […]

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Bisi Alimi and his mother-in-law engage in a beautiful conversation on Facebook

Bisi Alimi shared a photo of himself at the Fashion Week and this led to a beautiful conversation between him and his mother-in-law. Bisi captioned the photo: “About last night at the fashion week.” His mother-in-law, Wendy Davis commented on the photo, writing: “Looking good my boy.” Bisi, who got married to Anthony Davis in […]

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Facebook and Instagram are damaging children’s mental health, new study warns

Researchers have warned that social media raises children’s risk of mental health problems by up to half. The researchers who carried out a major study warned that social media exposes teenagers to cyber-bullying and harms sleep. Checking various social media platforms weekly means the risk of suffering “psychological distress” is up to 20 per cent. […]

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