Facebook says targeted ads will remain pre-condition for using service

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Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it would continue requiring people to accept targeted ads as a condition of using its service, ....

18 April, 2018

Facebook admits tracking non-users as data privacy concerns rise

Reuters

Concern about Facebook Inc’s respect for data privacy is widening to include the information it collects about non-users, ....

16 April, 2018
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says his own data was shared by Cambridge Analytica

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday told lawmakers that his own personal data was included in that ....

11 April, 2018

Fix Facebook but don't kill it, says Alibaba's Jack Ma

Anirban Ghoshal

Jack Ma, the co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has called on Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg to ....

10 April, 2018

Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook data misuse in bid to head off possible regulation

Reuters

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg swapped his trademark T-shirt and jeans for a dark suit and a purple tie on ....

10 April, 2018

Can marketers benefit from Cambridge Analytica’s data mining techniques?

Vivek Kumar

Cambridge Analytica made headlines around the world last month for allegedly helping Donald Trump win the US presidency. It has ....

9 April, 2018
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Facebook says Cambridge Analytica data leak hit 87 mn users

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Facebook Inc said on Wednesday the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the United States, may have been ....

5 April, 2018

Facebook has no plan to extend European privacy law globally: Zuckerberg

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 Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday the social network had no immediate plans to apply a strict ....

4 April, 2018

Explained: How Facebook is allowing users greater control over their data

Anirban Ghoshal

The data breach by British political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica has changed the way we interact with Facebook. Reeling ....

30 March, 2018

Facebook to 'fact-check' photos, videos in battle with fake news

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Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it had begun “fact-checking” photos and videos to reduce the hoaxes and false ....

30 March, 2018
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Apple introduces new privacy tools ahead of EU data law

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Apple is introducing new tools that will allow consumers to control how their data are used and deactivate their Apple ID accounts, ....

30 March, 2018

Why India needs a new law to stave off data breaches

Namita Viswanath

The alleged Facebook data breach reportedly indicates the manner in which information provided by individuals can be handled by ....

29 March, 2018

Facebook revamps privacy settings to give users more control of their data

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Facebook, embroiled in a huge data scandal which has wiped off over $100 billion in its market value, on Wednesday announced a ....

28 March, 2018

Why tech companies are clamping down on cryptocurrency ads

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A growing number of internet companies are banning cryptocurrency advertising, fearing reputational damage if their users are ....

28 March, 2018

Twitter follows Facebook and Google in banning cryptocurrency ads

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Twitter Inc will start banning cryptocurrency advertising from Tuesday, joining Facebook and Google in a clampdown that seeks ....

27 March, 2018

Govt sets deadline for Cambridge Analytica response over Facebook data 'breach'

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India has set a March 31 deadline for London-based political consultancy Cambridge Analytica to respond to a query on whether ....

24 March, 2018

Endiya Partners backs venture launched by Facebook-acquired Little Eye’s co-founder

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Slang Labs, which offers a multilingual voice-based assistant platform that can be integrated into apps, has raised ....

23 March, 2018

Explained: Why is the world angry with Facebook?

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Social networking giant Facebook has come in for severe criticism over the past week in connection with an alleged data breach ....

22 March, 2018

Zuckerberg says sorry for Facebook mistakes with user data, vows curbs

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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized on Wednesday for mistakes his company made in how it handled data belonging ....

22 March, 2018

After Facebook, Google to now ban ads on cryptocurrencies

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Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Wednesday it will ban advertisements for cryptocurrencies and related content starting in ....

14 March, 2018

PhonePe takes issue with Paytm's claims of UPI dominance

Binu Paul

PhonePe, the payments app of e-commerce firm Flipkart, has termed digital payments firm Paytm’s claim of being the largest ....

9 March, 2018