Digital literacy applies to tech giants, smart govts too

Facebook's delayed suspension of US President Donald Trump's account adds to its many failures.
Facebook's delayed suspension of US President Donald Trump's account adds to its many failures.PHOTO: REUTERS

SINGAPORE - Digital literacy is not just about reading computer code, uploading social media posts, setting strong passwords or making e-payments.

It is also about knowing and responding to changing online norms and expectations, as well as taking action to be transparent and accountable.

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