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Michael Douglas’ Post Sets Facebook Buzzing

Michael Douglas’ Post Sets Facebook Buzzing

Actor and producer Michael Douglas recently paid a visit to Bermuda, with a Facebook post showing him on a beach garnering a tremendous amount of attention. The post, made on Mr. Douglas’ official fan page, said, “Just returned from Bermuda, the home of my mothers family for the last 400 years! The family has had a cottage colony called... Read more of this article

Bermuda Triangle Plane Hoax Hits Facebook

Bermuda Triangle Plane Hoax Hits Facebook

A viral Facebook post is claiming there is video footage of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight in the Bermuda Triangle and that passengers are alive, but the cruel hoax spreading worldwide on the social network is a clickjacking scam. “Video of Malaysia MH370 Plane found in Bermuda Triangle! Passengers alive,” the post reads, claiming there’s... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: “The Internet And Your Child”

Police Advisory: “The Internet And Your Child”

The “borderless access” of the internet has many advantages, but also allows those who would sexually exploit children to communicate with like-minded individuals and locate their next victim, Inspector Mark Clarke said. Inspector Clarke — the Officer in Charge of the Vulnerable Persons Unit –  issued an advisory about the... Read more of this article

Facebook Predator Convicted/Jailed 18 Months

Facebook Predator Convicted/Jailed 18 Months

Christopher Corday, now 22, was convicted in Magistrates Court today [Feb 25] of using Facebook and intruding on the privacy of three young girls and attempting to lure them into sexual activity with himself. The five offences on which he was convicted occurred between May 2012 and August 2013. The three girls were aged between 12 and 14. Corday used... Read more of this article

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp Messaging App

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp Messaging App

Facebook has officially acquired popular messaging platform WhatsApp, spending a reported $19 billion to claim ownership of the service. According to a report in Forbes, “Certainly the news of the week and a huge acquisition [of WhatsApp by Facebook is] one which is important for Facebook to both continue its growth, but also continue to gather... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tourism Hits Facebook Milestone

Bermuda Tourism Hits Facebook Milestone

Bermuda Tourism’s increased emphasis on engaging consumers across social media platforms has resulted in its official Facebook page surpassing the milestone of 100,000 likes, according to the website’s latest metrics. Since February 1, 2013, Bermuda has experienced a 91 percent increase in the number of followers across this key social network. “We... Read more of this article

Debate Ensues After Restaurant Posts Request

Debate Ensues After Restaurant Posts Request

Tribe Road Kitchen restaurant set off a social media debate after posting a request on their Facebook page that customers who bring their children ensure that they remain seated with them at all times. The request drew hundreds of comments across the social network, as locals debated the posting, with some feeling it was heavy handed, while others... Read more of this article

Man Admits Luring Young Girls On Facebook

Man Admits Luring Young Girls On Facebook

Marking the second Court case heard today [Nov 22] involving the popular social network, a 22 year old man was today remanded in custody after admitting to trying to lure young girls on Facebook. Christopher Corday pleaded guilty to multiple charges of using Facebook accounts to intrude on the privacy of young girls and attempting to lure them into... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Sending Threats On Facebook

Man Charged With Sending Threats On Facebook

A 24 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court this morning [Nov 22], where he faced charges alleging he sent threatening messages over Facebook. Andre Nisbett was charged with using electronic communications to send messages that threatened to kill a woman, namely the mother of his two month old child. The charges are indictable and must be heard... Read more of this article

Dunkley Sues Bean Over Facebook Comments

Dunkley Sues Bean Over Facebook Comments

Deputy Premier and Minister of Public Safety Michael Dunkley has launched legal action against Opposition Leader Marc Bean over comments made on the social network Facebook. The comments are understood to have been posted in late September 2013 on a political Facebook page, with the conversation initially started with a post discussing comments made... Read more of this article