Facebook reportedly took three years to tackle fake news in one country

Facebook is quick to tout its efforts to thwart misinformation campaigns in major European countries and the US, but its approach in other countries might not be quite so enthusiastic. Developers in Moldova told BuzzFeed News that they’d been asking Facebook to address fake news and misinformation in the country for three years before it […]

Jair Bolsonaro must tackle Brazil’s soaring pensions spending

“WE CAN’T SAVE Brazil by killing old people,” says Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s next president. He is referring to the country’s main public-policy problem: a bill for pensions that eats up more than half of the federal budget and is growing at a rate four percentage points above inflation. He is not the only person in […]

Kangaroos tackle Tonga in historic clash

Tonga tackles Australia in a historic rugby league Test. The Daily Telegraph Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Rugby league’s rising powerhouse Mate Ma’a Tonga faces Australia in a historic clash at Auckland’s Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday. Powered by Jason Taumalolo and Andrew Fifita, Tonga became the feel-good story of rugby league when […]

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Will Follow in the Footsteps of ‘Zootopia’ and Tackle Social Issues

The idea for Ralph Breaks the Internet came shortly after making the first film. Directors Phil Johnston and Rich Moore wanted to revisit this world and these characters, but was there a reason be to make a sequel since the first film wrapped up so nicely? Also remember, Walt Disney Animation Studios doesn’t make many theatrically […]

‘Modern Family’ Season 10 Will Tackle the Death of a Significant Character

Modern Family has been on ABC for 10 seasons, and they’ve brought plenty of laughs over the years, even if the series has lost its touch in recent seasons. With no renewal in place for another season, series creator Steve Levitan has hinted that it might be time for the show to end. But before […]

Why winter is the best time to tackle Russia’s Trans-Siberian Railway

Back on the train, my new cabin friends are another young couple, Vasily and Tatiana. They hadn’t left Siberia ever, let alone Russia, and are inquisitive and generous. “This is our dog … and this is our house,” Tatiana says, showing me photographs on her phone. For the next couple of nights, we all fall […]