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Brittany Kaiser calls for Facebook political ad ban at Web Summit

Brittany Kaiser calls for Facebook political ad ban at Web Summit

Technology
Former Cambridge Analytica employee Brittany Kaiser, recognisable to many as the unlikely star of the Netflix documentary The Great Hack, has appeared at Web Summit in Lisbon.The documentary followed the self-styled whistleblower as she testified to the UK parliament about what she knew when she worked at the firm as a business development manager.Now with a book out, she has reinvented herself as a data privacy guru aiming to educate youngsters about disinformation, and planning to put data back into the hands of users via blockchain technology.The Cambridge Analytica scandal broke in 2016 when it emerged that the data of up to 87 million Facebook users had been harvested via a personality quiz - and it's never been exactly clea...
Liam Gallagher gets petty after Kaiser Chiefs pick a fight

Liam Gallagher gets petty after Kaiser Chiefs pick a fight

Entertainment
Liam Gallagher has added a new name to the list of people he has petty feuds with on Twitter, calling Kaiser Chiefs keyboardist Nick "Peanut" Baines "p***flaps". Gallagher had been set for an appearance at Fall In Love Festival in Romania earlier this month but cancelled over safety fears. The former Oasis star tweeted that he was pulling out of his performance because he was told the stage wasn't safe, prompting Kaiser Chiefs to tweet: "If we found out a stage wasn't safe, we'd tell the other bands on there too, right? 'Safety comes first as always' - for everyone. We must've broken it by putting on a rock n roll show 30mins before you."Gallagher responded in his usual combative style, writing: "This 1s for P***FLAP out of the KAISER CHEIFS all that money you spend on props ie your daft l...