We have a whole host of interesting topics to talk about this week, such as charities and the Mail on Sunday engaging in verbal fisticuffs, a VR project to help young people suffering from mental health conditions and the fascinating secret lives of the Facebook moderators.
Joining host Ben White this week are Jonny Rae-Evans, Harry Bailey and Producer Paul.
Stat of the week:
The Mail on Sunday says that ten of the UK's largest charities spent more than £225m on support and governance costs. Charity Sector pushes back:
Charity news of the week:
A charity’s virtual reality project to help young people overcome mental health issues has scooped two technology awards.
The Children’s Society’s Reality Check project was one of four organisations to win a best not-for-profit gong at the inaugural Vodafone Techstarter awards.
Tech news of the week:
YouTube are banning antivaxers :
Rant of the week:
Facebook sweeps up personal information yet people keep using it.
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