"It wasn’t until I went to check my computer on the far side of the room that I noticed a fluffy little face staring at me from behind the computer."
Facebook's bushfire fact-checking efforts have mostly focused on misleading photos and videos. What about rampant climate denialism?
Australian prime minister Scott Morrison has said the science of climate change "has never been in dispute" in his government, which isn't true at all.
A meme group had to ban posts about Greta Thunberg because they got so acrimonious.
"It seems kind of weird. Why couldn't they use a dummy one that says John Citizen?"
Australia Won't Ban Manifestos Similar To The Christchurch Shooter's Because They Didn't Go As Viral
Australia has banned the Christchurch shooter's manifesto, but those from other attacks are still circulating – and a new report says it's a concern.
Wilson Gavin, a young gay man who staged a protest against drag queens that went viral online, died early on Monday morning.
I Can’t Believe I Have To Say This, But The Bushfires Were Not Deliberately Lit To Make Way For High-Speed Rail
"I'm sorry but I don't have time for this," one expert told BuzzFeed News.
False And Misleading Information Is Spreading Online About The Aussie Bushfires. Here's What's Real And What's Not.
False and unverified information has been circulating on social media during the bushfire crisis.
Come with us on a journey from "friends don't let friends vote for Tony Abbott" to #WhereTheBloodyHellAreYou.
The shirt was designed on Microsoft Word and people have "absolutely loved it", said Keiran McCormick.
Exclusive: A Pinterest spokesperson says the dolls are "insensitive, offensive and violate our hateful activities policy".
TikTok Users Who Posted Videos Of Them Huffing Nitrous Oxide Are Being Temporarily Banned From Posting
"I don't think it was fair at all as no-one was harmed in the video and nothing illegal was happening," said a user who was temporarily banned.
YouTube accidentally transcribed "car" as "cunt", said gaming YouTuber Fynnpire.
Sydney's Air Quality Has Hit Hazardous Levels. Food Delivery Companies Are Still Letting Their Riders Work.
"I can't afford to not deliver," one rider told BuzzFeed News.
Untrained volunteers are running communities that are a town square, Neighbourhood Watch, and emergency information service all rolled into one.
A Woman Rocked Up To Her Exam In A Bridesmaid Dress Because Her Best Friend Was Getting Married Thousands Of Miles Away
"As I walked in, everyone was like staring. They were like, 'What is she doing?'" said Amberlee Hatcher.
"Facebook did a great job," said Alex Tan. "They didn’t say that this post contains a falsehood."
The president of Sustainable Population Australia said Irwin told her last year "population is the most vital issue".
"My first thought would be, why would anyone hack a cricket club's Twitter that has no followers?"