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Facebook blocks entire “.co.uk” domain as “spammy or unsafe”

Facebook have blocked “.co.uk” as “spammy or unsafe”:

I was trying to post this article to my wall but get the same message when I try to post nothing more than http://www.google.co.uk/:

Reminds me of the day Google broke the Internet… and the dangers of getting regular expressions wrong.

By Sam Johnston

Sam Johnston CMgr FIML GAICD MACS Snr CP is an Australian technology executive and serial entrepreneur with over 20 years experience founding and advising startups, and in leadership roles at top global technology companies including Citrix, Google, and Equinix.

Sam is currently the director of labs at DXC Technology, whose mission is to ensure the company is fully equipped with the emerging digital technologies it needs to lead clients through accelerating change, including drones, robotics & humanoids, 3D printing, computer vision & voice, augmented & virtual reality, artificial intelligence & machine learning, blockchain, chatbots, and quantum computing.

Sam has a bachelor of computer science degree from the University of New South Wales, and is based in Singapore, having worked in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the USA.