Politics

Sir Vince Cable said tech giants should pay Brits for their personal data

BRITS should be paid for their personal data by tech giants who harvest and sell the info to make money, according to Sir Vince Cable. The Lib Dem chief said data was the “new oil” and the “growth industry of this century”. And he said it was “a

World

Thai man shoots himself in Facebook Live suicide after row with girlfriend about him boozing with his pals

A THAI man live-streamed the moment he shot himself in the head on Facebook – hours after he rowed with his girlfriend. Naphattarakul Phachayakan, 37, and his Noi Sitthinon, 32, were at their home in Samut Prakan, last night, when she accused him of

World

Southwest Airlines flight 1380 passenger hits back at trolls after Facebook Live streaming jet disaster

THE Southwest Airlines passenger who live streamed the jet disaster on Facebook has hit back at trolls who slammed him for recording. Marty Martinez, 29, from Dallas, paid £6 to launch the video so he could reach out to all of his loved ones, as he thoug

World

Southwest Airlines passenger paid £6 to leave Facebook Live goodbye message to loved ones

A PASSENGER of the Southwest Airlines jet whose engine exploded had to pay £6 to say his final goodbyes to his loved ones on Facebook. Marty Martinez, 29, live-streamed the chaos as a fellow flyer was sucked out of the window at 32,000ft. He was sat tw

United Kingdom

Girlfriend attacked love rival on Facebook groups in four-year revenge campaign after discovering affair

A MUM set up Facebook groups publicly branding her boyfriend’s mistress a “slut” in a four-year revenge campaign. Joanne Elwell, 39, bombarded family friend Heather Stanton with messages after discovering the affair, a court heard.   Elwell als

Politics

Web giants Facebook, Google and Amazon should be forced to split in two because their power is killing democracy, Lib Dem boss blasts

WEB giants including Amazon, Facebook and Google should be split into smaller companies to stop them dominating society, Lib Dem boss Vince Cable says today. The veteran leader is calling for competition authorities to consider forcing the world’s bigge

World

Husband strangles his wife to death ‘because she was addicted to Facebook and he feared she was cheating’

A WOMAN was strangled to death in her sleep by her husband because of her addiction to social media, reports claim. Cops in India arrested Hariom, 35, on Friday after he was found lying next to her body and he told them he had become fed up with his wife

Gadgets

How to see all the Facebook friend requests you’ve ever sent – and find out who blanked you

IT’S easy to forget about Facebook friend requests you sent years ago – but there’s an easy way to check. That way you can tell who blanked your request and find out who’s been dodging your friendship. How to see sent Facebook friend r

Finance

BrightHouse’s new TV ad inadvertently exposes true extent of sky-high fees

RENT-TO-OWN firm BrightHouse has unveiled a new TV advert that actually seems to include a good deal. But there’s a catch. Upon closer inspection, the company’s latest deal reveals the true scale of the extra fees it charges customers. The ad,

Gadgets

Facebook is bringing its creepy face-scanning tech in the UK – here’s how to avoid it

FACEBOOK’S controversial face-scanning feature that can identify users in photos and videos uploaded to the platform is now available in Europe and Canada, but Brits can avoid it by following one simple step. The social network has to ask your permi

Gadgets

Facebook’s plan to stop kids handing over personal info is a complete joke

FACEBOOK has a plan to stop kids illegally handing over their personal info online – and it’s a bit rubbish. The social network needs to better protect children to comply with new EU laws, which prohibit the collection of certain types of data fro

United Kingdom

Groomed and abused online at just 15 – we speak to the brave girl speaking out against social media giant Twitter

INTERNET grooming victim Gemma Ward spoke out yesterday to call for sites such as Twitter and Facebook to be made safe for kids. Brave Gemma waived her right to anonymity after writing a poignant letter to Culture Secretary Matt Hancock, who is heading a

Finance

Pret A Manger banned from advertising its food as ‘natural’ by watchdog

PRET A Manger is misleading customers by advertising some of its food as “natural”, the advertising watchdog has ruled. The chain will now be forced to remove adverts from Facebook and its own website, which claim its food is preservative-free

Finance

Pret A Manger banned from advertising its food as ‘natural’ as ‘bread contains too many additives’

PRET A Manger is misleading customers by advertising some of its food as “natural”, an advertising watchdog has ruled. The chain will now be forced to remove adverts from Facebook and its own website, which claim its food is preservative-free

Gadgets

Facebook data leak ‘much greater’ than 87million users, former Cambridge Analytica staffer tells MPs

Far more than 87 million Facebook users had their data snatched by Cambridge Analytica, according to the firm’s former employee Brittany Kaiser. The Trump-affiliated company had a range of personality quizzes designed to hoover up personal data from

Shopping

LatestDeals founder Tom Church creates Facebook bot to help shoppers ALWAYS find the lowest price

FINDING the cheapest place to buy what you’re looking for has become even easier, thanks to a new Facebook chatbot. Shoppers type in what they want, and the robot searches the web to find it for sale at the lowest price. The money saving robot works

Gadgets

Facebook is being sued for BILLIONS over its scary face-scanning tech

FACEBOOK faces a class-action lawsuit that could see the social network paying out BILLIONS to customers. The legal action focuses on Facebook’s controversial facial recognition tech, rather than the recent privacy scandal that saw the personal info

Cars

Car nut finds missing parts of his Renault 5 Turbo on sale on Facebook 19 YEARS after they were stolen

A PETROLHEAD has claimed parts from his classic Renault have appeared for sale on Facebook – 19 years after they went missing. Phil Abodium said he spent months upgrading his beloved Renault 5 Turbo before it was stripped of its parts. The dad-of-on

Gadgets

Paid version of Facebook? Here’s how much it could cost you each month

WILL you ever have to pay for Facebook? And more importantly, how much would it cost? Billionaire boss Mark Zuckerberg recently mooted the idea of a paid-for Facebook, and one expert told The Sun it might actually happen. How can Facebook be free in the f

United Kingdom

Fury as Amazon sell kids’ T-shirt with ‘Enjoy Cocaine’ emblazoned on front for £9.99

AMAZON has sparked fury for selling a kids’ T-shirt emblazoned with the slogan “Enjoy Cocaine”. The £9.99 garment is modelled by a toddler and parodies Coke’s iconic “Enjoy Coca-Cola” design. It was spotted by shopper Stefanie Smith, who blas

Gadgets

Facebook splashing profits on Zuck as £14MILLION bill for private jets and security bods revealed

FACEBOOK dropped an incredible $7.3million (£5.1million) on Mark Zuckerberg’s security last year – and millions more on private jets. The billionaire CEO – currently embroiled in a major privacy scandal – is under protection to safeguard him

United Kingdom

Cops become ‘increasingly concerned’ for missing 15-year-old Mia Burrows

COPS are growing “increasingly concerned” for the welfare of a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing. Mia Burrows was last night reported missing from the Consett area of Country Durham. Appealing for information, Durham Constabulary

Finance

Why has Wetherspoons shut down Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts and how can I contact them?

WETHERSPOONS has shut down its social media accounts for all its outlets. Here’s what we know about the move following the Facebook privacy scandal. Why has Wetherspoons shut down its social media? Wetherspoons’ boss Tim Martin said he doesn&#

Finance

This is the reason Wetherspoons has SHUT DOWN its Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts

JD Wetherspoon is shutting down its Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts for all its 900 pubs and head office following the trolling of MPs. The news also comes in the wake of Facebook’s privacy scandal, which affected millions of users worldwid

United Kingdom

Facebook apps used by paedos to target children in more than half of online grooming cases — with tot, 2, among victims

FACEBOOK apps were used in more than half of online grooming cases — with paedos even targeting a tot aged 2. The Sun reveals the shock figures after they were compiled by the NSPCC. New offence Sexual Communication with a Child became law last April. T

United Kingdom

Arriva Trains threatens to sue passenger who mocked rail firm’s poor service with parody Facebook account with 4,000 likes

A FED-up commuter has been threatened by a rail giant for setting up a parody Facebook account to mock its late-running trains. Arriva Trains Wales warned Steve Fletcher he could face legal action over the cheeky account called ‘Arriva Trains Fai

World

Facebook Live ‘killer’ shoots his girlfriend dead on after telling her ‘I’m gonna make you famous’

THIS is the horrifying moment a man asked his girlfirend ‘You wanna be famous?’ before shooting her during a Facebook Live stream. Johnathan Robinson, 36, is alleged to have made the chilling comment to mum-of-three Rannita ‘Nunu’

Showbiz & TV

Mr Bean is more popular than Justin Bieber as he amasses more than 78 million Facebook likes

MR Bean is officially more popular than Justin Bieber after amassing more fans on Facebook than the Canadian superstar. Rowan Atkinson’s character just needs to overtake Rihanna to make the top ten. The hapless comic creation now has 78.44 million likes

Gadgets

How to check if your Facebook data was stolen during the Cambridge Analytica scandal

FACEBOOK has begun revealing if your data was stolen amid the Cambridge Analytica breach but you needn’t wait for it to notify you. If you’re worried that your info may have been swiped, you can instantly check by heading to the dedicated page

Gadgets

The 43 questions Mark Zuckerberg failed to answer during rubbish Facebook Congress Q&A

MARK Zuckerberg managed to dodge some tough questions at this week’s Facebook privacy scandal hearing at US Congress. His favourite senator-busting line was “we can find out for you” – but how many times did he say it, and will he actu

Gadgets

How to check if your Facebook data got stolen during the Cambridge Analytica scandal

FACEBOOK has begun revealing if your data was stolen amid the Cambridge Analytica breach but you needn’t wait for it to notify you. If you’re worried that your info may have been swiped, you can instantly check by heading to the dedicated page

Gadgets

Facebook suicide livestream videos stay up until the person dies – so onlookers have a chance to intervene

FACEBOOK only takes down live-streamed suicide videos AFTER a person has killed themselves – giving onlookers a chance to intervene – The Sun has learned. A senior Facebook exec said that the policy is in place so to protect people, potentially saving

Gadgets

What is Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth, who’s the Facebook CEO’s wife Priscilla Chan and what was his Congress testimony over the data scandal?

MARK Zuckerberg is the founder of social network giant Facebook who has pledged to give most of his wealth to charity during his lifetime. Here is everything we know about the genius entrepreneur and philanthropist. Who is Mark Zuckerberg? Mark Zuckerberg

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