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Is there a right to privacy in online social networking?

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internet

A social phenomenon nowadays is online social networking (OSN). This is exemplified by Facebook which, according to one case, “has created a worldwide forum enabling friends to share information such as thoughts, links, and photographs, with one another” (H v. W, Case No. 12/10142, Jan. 30, 2013). To address concerns about privacy, but without defeating […]

Posted: November 13th, 2014 in Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »

DOJ: Spread Ebola rumors online, go to jail

Point of Law

DE-LIMA

Beware. Spreading rumors or false information about Ebola online or sharing such information on social media can land you in jail, warned Justice Secretary Leila de Lima.

Posted: November 11th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world

Point of Law

internet

People are often immersed in their smartphones when they commute, while at the office, they are engrossed in e-mails and doing searches online. At home, they may even feel uneasy if they are not connected to the Internet. More and more people are increasingly worried about their addiction to the Internet and have adopted the […]

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Customs bureau warns public vs ‘Internet love scams’

Point of Law

scam

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has warned the public against “Internet love scams” in which victims are befriended online and promised packages containing gifts and even money. They then receive an e-mail supposedly from the BOC asking for payment for duties and taxes. After remitting the money to a bank, however, the package never arrives and their “significant other” never contacts them again.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Facebook accepts blame for brief outage

Point of Law

Facebook

Facebook took the blame Thursday for a brief outage that resulted in a flood of comments – chiefly on rival social network Twitter.

Posted: June 20th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

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