And unless Facebook prevails in its current challenge to the search warrants of 381 users, the government will add power tools to their arsenal for conducting political persecutions. Privacy issues involving the use of social media and online …
A settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit brought against Facebook in 2013 after years of litigation surrounding the social network’s former practice of scanning its users’ private messages for advertising purposes. …
Those status updates, that declare your Facebook data and posts off limits, still don’t really do anything to improve your privacy on Facebook. The posts seem to gain new energy every few months. They circulate in response to rumors …
If you have a Facebook account, you’ve probably seen a “privacy notice” floating around on some of your friend’s status updates, warning government agents that they do not have permission to use any of the private information on their …
That information will give broadcasters the ability to sell targeted advertising …
Facebook Home won't be available until next week, even if it was unveiled a few days ago. So for now, most people only have the data Facebook revealed to go on. Most of the times, a bit of mystery is good, but maybe not with Facebook
The grousing about Facebook’s recent privacy changes is now an official complaint. The Electronic Privacy Information Center, along with eight other groups, filed a complaint with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Thursday urging the …
A videographer shoots the side of Facebook's Like Button logo displayed at the entrance of the Facebook Headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Facebook has run into a fresh attack from privacy activists after the huge social network …
Facebook changed the world by helping 350 million people publish their thoughts, feelings, comments, photos, videos and shared links much more easily than ever before. It’s the King of social networking. The network grew with a big promise …
A years-old Facebook hoax is making the rounds again, giving users false hope that a simple status update will lock down their accounts and protect the photos and videos they share. The status contains a sentence that intends to prevent …