Facebook wants you to read articles before sharing to combat misinformation

Facebook wants you to read articles before sharing to combat misinformation

Facebook is testing a new pop-up feature starting from today. It will notify a user by telling them if they have not read an article before sharing. Users will be asked if they want to share the article that they have not opened. Two options will be available: to ‘continue...

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No new Covid-19 cases reported today

No new Covid-19 cases reported today

There is no new cases of Covid-19 to report today in managed isolation and none have been reported in the community. The total number of active Covid-19 cases is 24, as three have previously recovered. The total confirmed Covid-19 cases are now at 2,287. This is the number that the...

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Person dies after multiple-vehicle crash on Christchurch Motorway

Person dies after multiple-vehicle crash on Christchurch Motorway

Emergency services responded to a serious multiple-vehicle crash in Christchurch today. The crash happened just after 12.20pm on the Northern Motorway in Belfast. According to early reports, one person was in critical condition. During the afternoon a statement was released which said one person was confirmed to have died. No...

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US Lab pleads guilty to $63m Fraud after falsifying testing of NZ Sunscreen Products

US Lab pleads guilty to $63m Fraud after falsifying testing of NZ Sunscreen Products

A lab in the United States that actively tested sunscreen products sold in New Zealand pleaded guilty to falsifying results. The owner of New York-based AMA Laboratories had admittance to defrauding customers. Sunscreens were marketed with false lab reports. Reports were used by many manufacturers in order to justify SPF...

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Police charge 42-year-old Man after Dunedin Supermarket stabbings

Police charge 42-year-old Man after Dunedin Supermarket stabbings

Police this morning announced they charged a 42-year-old man after yesterday's Dunedin supermarket stabbings. The man was taken to Dunedin hospital to receive medical attention last night, later being transferred to Dunedin Central Police Station. He is due to appear in Dunedin's District Court today on four counts of attempted...

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Mending New Zealand: Like Father, Like Son – thisquality ORIGINALS Clips

Mending New Zealand: Like Father, Like Son – thisquality ORIGINALS Clips

#ORIGINALS: Watch Trapper Lefur Dan's son, Eli, learn to pluck possums and create traps in the Conservation Estate in the third episode of short clips from the Mending New Zealand Documentary. Mending New Zealand, an exclusive thisquality ORIGINALS documentary, covers the buildup of days before New Zealand's biggest anti-1080 protest...

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