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Facebook Is Rebuked by Oversight Board Over Transparency

Facebook’s Oversight Board offered strong words in a quarterly report released Thursday that called out the company for not revealing information about its new XCheck program for VIP users, designed to better protect celebrities, journalists, and human rights activists.

Facebook grilled over mental-health impact on kids

The committee opened by reiterating Facebook’s own research – first reported on by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) – which found Instagram could have a negative impact on body image and self-esteem.