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Saturday, October 10 • 16:00 - 17:00
Data Track: Facebook Tricks, Tips and Secret Hacks

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BBC’s Internet investigations specialist Paul Myers goes through the dynamic, esoteric techniques for conducting investigations on the world’s largest social network. Learn how to search through “unsearchable” pages. Learn how to trace people, even if they are using a fake name. Find photos, comments and “likes”. Find email addresses, friend lists and phone numbers – even if this information seems private. Learn how Facebook’s former “Graph Search” can still be used to conduct elaborate investigations on obscure demographics. 

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Helena Bengtsson

Data Journalism Editor, Gota Media
Helena Bengtsson is Data Journalism Editor at Gota Media, a regional publishing company in the south of Sweden with 14 local titles. She previously worked as Editor for Data Journalism at Sveriges Television, Sweden’s national television broadcaster for 27 years and she also served... Read More →

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Paul Myers

Internet research specialist, BBC
Paul has experience in the field of internet research and computing, dating back to 1978.He joined the BBC in 1995 as an information researcher. As the internet grew in significance, Paul was able to blend his technical knowledge with the realities of his work in journalism. As a... Read More →

Saturday October 10, 2015 16:00 - 17:00 CEST
Birkebeiner 2 (Data Presentation)

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