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January 22, 2018 1:46 PM Facebook sets sights on Premier League streaming as it hires Eurosport veteran to drive deals

Facebook has hired the former chief executive of Eurosport in another effort to bring live sport to the social media platform. According to the Guardian, Peter Hutton has signed to push through mega-money contracts to exclusively secure coverage for Facebook. Hutton will leave Eurosport once the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in South Korea finishes (25 February) 6

January 22, 2018 11:15 AM PORN HACK: 20,000 accounts COMPROMISED in latest data breach for a popular VR porn game

Users of virtual reality porn have had their habits revealed and leaked by hackers with an 'ethical' motivation. Porn viewers on the SinVR system have had their names, email addresses and download habits leaked, cybersecurity company Digital Interruption has revealed. SinVR is a VR porn game that allows users to take an avatar into a fully 3D world and interact 7

January 22, 2018 7:00 AM Theresa May to launch 'fake news' rapid response team

The unit will be based in the Cabinet Office and will reportedly monitor social media to "identify and challenge disinformation". The team will be based in the Cabinet Office, according to Alex Aiken, the executive director of the Government Communication Service (GCS), the PR wing of the civil service. In an interview with PR Week, Mr Aiken said the civil 5

January 22, 2018 4:15 AM Burger firm’s boost to the homeless

ORGANIC burger business Trollburger has raised more than £2,000 for Brighton Housing Trust’s homeless day centre First Base. Owner Paul Clark opened his burger shack under Brighton Station on Christmas Day and held a street party with music, cakes and burgers and chips for anyone who was alone or could not afford Christmas dinner. More than 50 people 8

January 21, 2018 9:41 PM Should the #MeToo movement be included in the school curriculum? Education minister leads calls for teachers to have 'frank' discussions about sexual harassment with kids

Experts have called for the controversial #MeToo movement to be incorporated into the school curriculum. With celebrities such as Nicole Kidman supporting the movement at the Golden Globes, MeToo has become a popular topic among teens. The movement, which spread as a hashtag in October 2017, aims to draw attention to the prevalence of sexual assault 6

January 21, 2018 7:16 PM Celebrity Big Brother house hit by major security breach

Big Brother suffered one of its biggest security breaches to date on Friday when two intruders managed to gain access to the house during the latest Celebrity Big Brother 2018 eviction. While the show was transmitting live on Friday night, the culprits managed to sneak in to the Big Brother compound at Elstree Studios, Borehamwood. Footage posted on social 9

January 20, 2018 10:18 PM The Kinks bass player Jim Rodford dies, aged 76

Fans and bandmates have been paying tribute to the British musician. The Kinks bass player Jim Rodford has died at the age of 76. While a cause of death has not been confirmed, it is believed the British musician suffered a fall down the stairs. His death was reported in an official statement from the band on Twitter which read: "It is with deep sadness 11

January 20, 2018 9:35 PM The Voice’s Chris James shocks viewers with musical song choice

The Voice contestant Chris James has been backed as the show’s wild card after he treated fans to a musical track in a “brave” audition. The professional audiobook narrator – who is also the lead singer in a rock group – surprised coaches and viewers alike with his version of Disney track Prince Ali from Aladdin on Saturday night’s show. The 28-year-old 7

January 20, 2018 5:26 PM Healthwatch Swindon ask for patients' views on Sandalwood Court place of safety suite temporary closure

A SWINDON patient group wants to hear people’s views on plans to temporarily close the Sandalwood Court place of safety. NHS chiefs announced earlier this month that the place of safety suite would be closed for a year while concerns over patient safety flagged by watchdog the Care Quality Commission are addressed. The closing date for the suite – where 6

January 20, 2018 1:31 PM Gaz Beadle’s Grandad Meets His Namesake Grandson And It’s Just Too Cute

We’re already all over the cuteness of Gary Beadle’s social media posts about his and girlfriend Emma McVey’s new baby boy, but his latest picture is about to send us over the edge. Gaz has introduced his grandad to his son for the first time and we cannot deal. “Grandad loving the fact Chester has his name as a middle name,” the Geordie Shore star captioned 6