An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found no problems, even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm had improperly obtained private data from millions of users.
An audit of Facebook’s privacy practices for the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) found no problems, even though the company knew at the time that a data-mining firm improperly obtained private data from millions of users.
Facebook will launch transparency tools in Ireland on April 25 targeting “dark ads” ahead of the abortion referendum.
The SNP held meetings with the controversial data harvesting firm Cambridge Analytica, according to a former director at the company.
A golden retriever has achieved internet acclaim for supporting runners in the Boston Marathon.
Cambridge University has criticised Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before US Congress after the Facebook founder suggested “something bad” may have taken place in the way researchers used private data collected on his platform.
A man has gone viral for telling possibly the best “dad joke” of all time.
The Government has warned Facebook ministers are prepared to bring in new tough regulations unless it reforms in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has admitted that his personal data was handed over to election consultants Cambridge Analytica, the British firm accused of helping politicians use Facebook data to manipulate users’ voting intentions around the world.
Facebook will investigate “tens of thousands” of apps to discover if any other companies have accessed data in a similar way to Cambridge Analytica (CA), Mark Zuckerberg has told US politicians.