Even though the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) privacy law has just gone into effect today, it's already causing problems for two of the tech giants it was designed to limit – Facebook and Google. Privacy advocacy group …
The highest court in Ireland has rejected demands from Facebook to delay court work on a fight in which it is seeking to continue to do what it wants with data collected in that country. WND reported earlier as the fight developed just as …
To get an idea of the data Facebook collects about you, just ask for it. You’ll get a file with every photo and comment you’ve posted, all the ads you’ve clicked on, stuff you’ve liked and searched for and everyone you’ve friended — and ...
Several users were surprised to learn recently that Facebook had been collecting information about whom they texted or called and for how long. Facebook’s new privacy policy aims to explain the data it gathers on users more clearly but …
Pro-privacy regulations could have an unintended consequence: reinforcing Facebook's dominance. New rules taking effect next month in Europe and ones being discussed in the US and elsewhere could throw up barriers to competitors and …
Facebook on Wednesday made good on the promises of CEO Mark Zuckerberg by introducing a new set of privacy features designed to give its users more control over the information they share with the platform. The new features …
MENLO PARK, Calif. — Over two days of questioning in Congress, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg chief revealed that he didn't know key details of a 2011 consent decree with the Federal Trade Commission that requires Facebook to protect …
Facebook, still scrambling to respond to the user-data scandal that has blown up in the last two weeks, announced a series of updates to its privacy tools designed to calm users’ fears. The social-media giant promises to make privacy …
Facebook Inc. said Wednesday it now will be easier for users to find and manage privacy control settings and see the information the social media giant has about them — moves that come in the wake of the widening Cambridge …
For almost five hours on Tuesday, Mark Zuckerberg faced senators eager to question the Facebook CEO over concerns that might lead to regulation of the giant social media platform he founded 14 years ago. Zuckerberg returns …