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Nitasha Tiku / Wired:
How Facebook conducted research, commissioned by an advertiser, on minors' emotional states, which was then shared in a presentation to potential advertisers   —  Data mining is such a prosaic part of our online lives that it's hard to sustain consumer interest in it, much less outrage.
May 21, 2017, 11:35 PM - In context

Peter Sterne / Politico:
Two investors have filed a shareholder resolution asking Facebook to issue a report about the impact of fake news on the company and society   —  Two small Facebook investors filed a shareholder resolution on Thursday formally asking the social media giant to issue a report about the impact that …
Feb 3, 2017, 11:25 AM - In context

Catalina Albeanu / Journalism.co.uk:
Facebook launches online courses for journalists on Facebook Live, 360-degree video, getting verified, privacy options, and more   —  The new site will include courses on Facebook Live, 360-degree video, and useful features for journalists such as getting verified and privacy options
Oct 25, 2016, 9:10 AM - In context

WhatsApp to share phone numbers and analytics data of users with Facebook, two years after it said it had no plans to collect data   —  SAN FRANCISCO — When Facebook bought the start-up WhatsApp in 2014, Jan Koum, WhatsApp's co-founder, declared that the deal would not affect the digital privacy …
Aug 25, 2016, 8:35 AM - In context

Jack Shafer / Politico:
Questions about Peter Thiel's motives, secrecy, and position on Facebook's board amid lawsuit funding disclosure   —  Nobody's ever sympathized with Gawker before.  —  Multibillionaire Peter Thiel's desire for revenge has led him to do a wild but entirely legal thing.
May 26, 2016, 9:10 AM - In context

Seb Joseph / The Drum:
CNN expands analytics for ads team to bring in higher ad spending, enable more targeted ads   —  CNN doesn't want to monetise news, it wants to monetise attention and plans to wrap this up in its first-party data to give to advertisers in order to justify the larger budgets it now wants.
May 15, 2016, 5:20 AM - In context

Mark Sweney / Guardian:
Elizabeth Denham, ex-British Columbia information commissioner who led major investigation into Facebook's privacy controls, named UK information commissioner   —  Canadian who took on Facebook named UK information commissioner  —  Commons culture, media and sport committee confirms Elizabeth Denham in £140,000-a-year role
Apr 28, 2016, 10:40 AM - In context

Todd Shields / Bloomberg:
FCC advances rules requiring ISPs to get customer approval before sharing their data with advertisers and others   —  Limits on Internet Providers' Use of Data Advance at the FCC  —  Cable, telephone companies say privacy rule disadvantages them  —  FCC rule may benefit Google, Facebook that aren't covered
Mar 31, 2016, 5:10 PM - In context

Belgian court orders Facebook to stop tracking non-registered users within 48 hours, or risk a fine of $269K a day; company says it will appeal   —  Belgian court gives Facebook 48 hours to stop tracking Internet users  —  A Belgian court on Monday gave Facebook 48 hours to stop tracking Internet users …
Nov 10, 2015, 5:30 AM - In context

Dominic Ponsford / Press Gazette:
UK government may back down from plans to make publishers pay both sides costs in libel, privacy cases if they fail to sign up to recognised press regulator   —  Government may not enforce plan to make publishers pay both sides' libel and privacy costs  —  Culture Secretary John Whittingdale …
Oct 19, 2015, 8:00 AM - In context




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