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Terrorist was due to enter jail today

The terrorist who perpetrated the attack Sunday at Ammunition Hill was due to be jailed today for social media incitement.Yedidia Ben Or, 10/9/2016, 1:14 PM

ISIS declare war on pet cats

ISIS has issued a ban on nurturing or breeding pet cats within the Islamic state.Yoel Domb, 10/6/2016, 10:45 AM

Imminent and ominous: The Facebook-Jihadi nexus

Tracing the growing confluence between the world’s largest and most influential public forum, the social network giant, Facebook, and the world’s most menacing purveyor of global terror – militant Jihadist Islam.   Dr. Martin Sherman, 9/27/2016, 11:02 AM

No criminal charges for tying old woman to fence

The state has decided not to press criminal charges against a caregiver who tied an elderly woman to a fence.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 9/26/2016, 7:52 PM

Zuckerberg to invest billions to cure diseases

Facebook CEO and his wife will invest billions of dollars to "help cure, prevent and manage all diseases."JTA, 9/23/2016, 6:09 AM

Arab charged after praising murder of Jewish teen

20-year old Arab charged with incitement after praising murder of Hallel Ariel, writing 'elimination of Zionist child essential.'Yoel Domb, 9/18/2016, 4:23 PM

Facebook to work with Israel against incitement

Senior Facebook officials visit the country to see how Israel believes Facebook can stop terrorists from inciting violence online.ILTV, 9/13/2016, 3:45 AM

Facebook removes content at Israel's request

Social media giant removes 95% of content Israel asked for, while YouTube removes 80%. Minister Shaked: The numbers are impressive.Hezki Baruch, 9/12/2016, 5:10 PM

Jewish, Muslim students threatened in S. Carolina

High school in upstate South Carolina to have extra security measures after Jewish and Muslim students threatened on social media.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2016, 1:12 AM

Canada: Author of anti-Semitic post investigated

Police in Calgary launch an investigation into an anti-Semitic Facebook post that was exposed by B’nai Brith.Dalit Halevi, 9/1/2016, 4:14 AM

Journalist complains Lapid blocked his Facebook

Journalist Tomer Avital complained to the Knesset Ethics Committee that Yair Lapid had blocked him from Facebook accessYoel Domb, 8/30/2016, 11:05 AM

The re-branding of Donald Trump

The leftist media felt Trump was less dangerous to Hillary than Rubio and Cruz and left him alone, but as soon as his candidacy was clinched, that very same media set out to get him. Ron Jager, 8/23/2016, 10:22 AM

Zuckerberg sells $95 million in Facebook shares

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, sell company shares to fund their charitable efforts.JTA, 8/22/2016, 4:16 AM

Hezbollah used Facebook to form terror cells in PA

Social media played crucial role in recruiting terrorists in Israel, Palestinian Authority, Israeli security service says.JTA, 8/17/2016, 7:03 PM

French embassy employee blasted for anti-Semitism

An employee of France’s embassy in Tunisia says anti-Semitic comments posted under his name on Facebook were written by hackers.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/6/2016, 12:50 AM

Delivering internet with a drone?

Facebook hopes solar-powered drones will bring WiFi internet to even the most remote locations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2016, 3:03 PM

Israel left off Facebook Olympics list

Facebook leaves name 'Israel' and flag off of list of countries taking part in Rio Olympics, showing only flag of Israel Olympic Committee.Shai Landesman, 8/4/2016, 12:41 PM

Muslim woman's praise for Jew wins salute

Facebook post by a Muslim-American woman about the kindness of a 90-year-old Jew attracts the attention of thousands of social media users.JTA, 8/1/2016, 2:53 AM

Defy police by photoshopping Temple Mount pictures

After man was arrested for making fake image of himself on Temple Mount with a flag, dozens of Israelis join trend.Matt Wanderman, 7/15/2016, 7:52 AM

Facebook finally erases Hamas propaganda

Facebook erases tens of Hamas pages, including those of senior Hamas members.Tal Polon, 7/14/2016, 3:12 PM

German police raid purveyors of hate postings

Police in 14 German states conduct raids on 60 individuals in an attempt to root out the sources of anti-Semitic postings on the internet.JTA, 7/14/2016, 5:59 AM

Terror victim's families sue Facebook

Relatives of Israeli-Americans killed by Arab terror sue over social media giant's failure to remove pro-terror incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2016, 11:30 AM

Zuckerberg’s ‘reply’ to minister: a hoax

Paper falls for joke post, reports Facebook boss’s alleged response to being blamed for terrorism.Gil Ronen, 7/4/2016, 5:08 PM

Internet talkbacks and the third Temple

How come nice people forget all restraints when they comment on internet?Dr. Berel Dov Lerner, 6/27/2016, 8:50 AM

Combating terror on Facebook and Twitter

MK accuses social media giants of tolerating incitement; former Mossad official: Social media the most important sphere for fighting terror.Shai Landesman, 6/21/2016, 9:12 PM

'Taste the revenge of ISIS'

As terrorist Omar Mateen murdered dozens he posted comments pledging allegiance to ISIS, rejecting 'filthy ways of the West'.David Rosenberg, 6/16/2016, 8:58 AM

French terrorist broadcast attack live on Facebook

Before Facebook took down his page, terrorist could be heard debating what to do with 3-year-old child after murdering his parents.Uzi Baruch, 6/14/2016, 3:50 PM

Facebook deletes ‘Stop Islamization of America’

In the wake of deadly Islamic terror attack in Orlando, Facebook deletes page run by anti radical Islam activist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2016, 7:43 AM

Mark Zuckerberg's social media accounts hacked

Facebook founder's Twitter and Pinterest accounts hijacked by hacker group called 'OurMine,' using breach in LinkedIn database.JTA, 6/7/2016, 4:18 PM

Algeria opens 'Facebook addiction' clinic

Algeria becomes 3rd country with clinic to stop 'dependency' on the site. Clinic's director warns the 'blue magic' is worse than drugs.Ari Yashar, 6/5/2016, 7:43 PM

Teens planned stabbing elderly women on Facebook

Three 16-year-old Arab terrorists who attacked 2 women aged 84 and 86 in J'lem with ax and knife planned 'martyr's death' online for months.Reut Hadar, 6/3/2016, 10:28 AM

Jews welcome crack down on hate

Jewish groups welcome a pledge by four internet giants to crack down on online hate speech.JTA, 6/1/2016, 5:31 AM

Homeless Israeli woman given shelter in Rio

Homeless Israeli woman taken to an old person's home in Rio thanks to a rapid response by the local Jewish community initiated on Facebook.JTA, 5/20/2016, 5:34 AM

France: Twitter sued for anti-Semitism, homophobia

Anti-racist and anti-homophobia groups join forces in filing suit against Twitter, YouTube and Facebook for tolerating hateful posts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 5:28 PM

Report: Facebook censors right-wing news

Former Facebook employees describe how they promoted left-wing stories and sources while suppressing right-wing ones.Matt Wanderman, 5/10/2016, 10:50 AM

Called in by police...for a Facebook post

Eilat woman summoned after claiming a criminal stabbing was terrorism. Police: false posts spread needless panic.Ido Ben Porat, 4/27/2016, 4:44 PM

Facebook, Twitter, delete Hamas accounts

Spokesman for Hamas military wing issues angry press release after his Twitter account taken down - only for Facebook to do the same.Ari Soffer, 4/17/2016, 4:49 PM

Brazilian Christians give Israeli tourism a 'like'

The number of Brazilians who have "liked" Israel's Ministry of Tourism Facebook profiles in Portuguese has exceeded 2 million.JTA, 4/12/2016, 5:28 AM

Israel to tax global online companies

Tax Authority to charge VAT on local sales by international-based online firms such as Google and Facebook. Fair, or bad for business?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 4:54 PM

Randi Zuckerberg's business advice: Keep Shabbat

Facebook spokesperson and marketing director Randi Zuckerberg credits Shabbat, other Jewish concepts, for business success.JTA, 4/7/2016, 10:52 AM

Netanyahu: We will continue to fight incitement

PM Netanyahu, responding to Facebook questions, assures the public that Israel is fighting the ongoing Arab incitement.Nitsan Keidar, 3/16/2016, 6:46 AM

Turkey blocks social media following Ankara attack

Turkish court bans access to Facebook and Twitter after images from Ankara attack were shared on them.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2016, 12:14 AM

Egyptian who threatened to kill Trump to leave US

23-year-old Egyptian student Emadeldin Elsayed agrees to leave US voluntarily to avoid jail over threatening Facebook post.Ari Soffer, 3/8/2016, 4:18 PM

Survey: Record levels of online anti-Semitism

Anti-Defamation League finds record number of youths experienced anti-Semitism while online. Facebook leads in displays of hate.Menahem Schwartz, 2/24/2016, 9:50 PM

Jewish man indicted for anti-Arab incitement

Eliyahu Eliav Muallem was indicted for writing hate posts that were deemed as 'incitement to violence' on his Facebook page in 2014.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/22/2016, 1:35 PM

Meretz MK to file complaint against rap star

MK Issawi Freij claims rap star Yoav Eliasi, better known by his stage name Hatzel, incited to violence against him.Orli Harari, 2/21/2016, 5:04 AM

Arab indicted for threatening Liberman on Facebook

Arab sends death threats to MK Avigdor Lieberman and writes all Israeli Arabs 'are Nashat Milhem,' indictment over a month later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2016, 5:25 PM

Facebook turns Tel Aviv into 'Al Mas'Udiya'

In bizarre twist Facebook says Tel Aviv residents live in abandoned 1948 Arab town, even as it is condemned for pro-Arab incitement bias.Ari Yashar, 2/7/2016, 6:31 PM

Jerusalem terrorist warned of attack last month

One of three Arabs behind deadly shooting at Damascus Gate wrote of his intention to kill Jews in Facebook post a month ago.Menachem Schwartz, 2/3/2016, 8:28 PM

Facebook app drains battery, slows down phones

Recent studies show that the app and messenger app drain 20% of the battery life of android phones and slow down other apps by 15%.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 1:18 PM

'Which terrorist are you' Facebook page

Facebook page promotes emulating Palestinian terrorists via a GIF. In spite of thousands of complaints, Facebook has yet to take it down.Raphael Poch, 2/3/2016, 9:49 AM

FBI asks for help on missing agent - in Farsi

FBI launches Farsi language Facebook page to solicit tips on the whereabouts of Robert Levinson.Ben Ariel, 2/3/2016, 4:16 AM

Mark Zuckerberg becomes World's 6th richest person

Jewish CEO of Facebook makes sixth place on Forbes list, shortly after 'Zuckerberg don't kill us!' campaign.Shoshana Miskin, 1/28/2016, 9:40 PM

Netanyahu 3rd most popular leader on social media

Study finds that Netanyahu ranked third among world leaders in rate of facebook page interactions.Nitsan Keidar, 1/19/2016, 3:00 PM

'Zuckerberg don't kill us!'

Israeli rights group to rent billboards outside Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's home to force him to stop ignoring rampant incitement.Ari Soffer, 1/17/2016, 7:49 PM

Student expelled for anti-Semitic comments

Amira Jumaa becomes first student expelled from the prestigious Sciences Po University in Paris for her Jew hatred.Shoshana Miskin, 1/17/2016, 5:50 PM

Facebook pulls anti-Israel page after exposure

Facebook changes its tune about anti-Israel page launched by Shurat Hadin, said it "made a mistake" by not taking it down.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2016, 6:04 AM