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Social Media Bans

Sarah Best

24th April 2019

The UK's data watchdog is considering banning 'likes' and 'streaks' on social media platforms such as Facebook and Snapchat.

The purpose of such regulation is to reduce the amount of time under-18s spend on social media. Furthermore, the services should "adopt 'robust' age-verification services".

This article could be used within The Media unit (social/new media).

Sarah Best

Sarah is a passionate full-time Head of Sociology and Psychology and has worked in a variety in schools in the UK, and she is currently working in a British international school. She is keen to develop and boost the profile of both subjects.

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