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Jett McKee

HANNAH Quinn — the young Sydney woman accused of murdering an Aussie rapper with a samurai sword in broad daylight — was so obsessed with animal rights and environmentalism she changed her name to Hannah Hugs Trees on Facebook. On her social media page, the 23-year-old human rights and feminism …

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Momo challenge

EYES bulge out of their sockets, a distorted smile stretches out over a gaunt, pale face and underneath black hair is a grotesque mixture of human and animal parts. It’s a terrifying image and it’s being used as the face of a sick game that has been linked to the …

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Allaina Vader

THE heavily-tattooed ex-girlfriend of a former Hells Angel bikie known as “Notorious” will stand trial over an alleged road rage incident. Allaina Jones — who now goes by the name Allaina Vader — did not appear at Southport Magistrates Court when the matter was mentioned this morning. She faces eight …

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Infowars

TWITTER is facing heat for deciding not to ban far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from its platform, breaking ranks with Facebook, Apple, Google, YouTube and Spotify — all of which have banned him or removed his podcasts. The company is resisting pressure to follow suit, clarifying that Jones has not …

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Indonesia Earthquake

FACEBOOK says it “regrets” an algorithm blunder that caused balloons and confetti to appear over posts about the deadly earthquake in Indonesia this month. Following the killer quake on the island of Lombok on Sunday — which has so far claimed at least 142 lives and injured more than 200 …

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Virtual Reality

PRETTY soon logging onto Facebook to catch up with friends is going to be a very different experience. No longer will it take place on a 2D computer screen but you will whack on a headset, grab some controllers and meet up with them in a virtual space of your …

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Blair Cottrell

MANY Australians had never heard of far-right nationalist and Hitler sympathiser Blair Cottrell before this week. But a controversial Sky News interview with the convicted arsonist and neo-Nazi — which led to a massive backlash from viewers — has sent the outspoken critic of multiculturalism into a frenzied attack mode. …

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What is Momo? Terrifying new game sweeps the web

PARENTS have been warned over a terrifying new “challenge” sweeping the internet, which has been linked to the suicide of a young girl. The online game, known as Momo, has spread to several social media platforms including WhatsApp, Facebook and YouTube. It’s been linked to other infamous online “legends” like …

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