Rohingya sue Facebook for £150bn over Myanmar genocide

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rohingya sue Facebook for £150bn over Myanmar genocide Victims in US and UK legal action accuse social media firm of failing to prevent incitement of violence Facebook’s negligence facilitated Läs mer…

Facebook takes down Chinese network behind fake Swiss biologist Covid claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook takes down Chinese network behind fake Swiss biologist Covid claims Meta says misinformation spread by fictional scientist called Wilson Edwards focused on US blaming pandemic on China Coronavirus Läs mer…

Facebook Parent Meta Removes China-Based Network Pushing COVID-19 Misinformation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta Platforms Inc. said it removed a China-based network of more than 500 Facebook accounts that sought to push a false narrative about the U.S. government’s attempts to blame Läs mer…

TechScape: Netflix and the future of tech employee activism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TechScape: Netflix and the future of tech employee activism Up for discussion in this week’s newsletter: an internal brawl over Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special is just the latest chapter Läs mer…

UK watchdog’s action against Facebook over Giphy prove it has teeth | Larry Elliott

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK watchdog’s action against Facebook over Giphy proves it has teeth Larry Elliott Move by Competition and Markets Authority is a welcome step against the power of big tech Läs mer…

Facebook Owner Meta Must Sell Giphy on Competition Concerns, U.K. Says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain’s antitrust watchdog ordered Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc. to sell Giphy, the first time a global regulator has forced a Big Tech firm to unwind a completed deal. Läs mer…

UK competition watchdog orders Meta to sell gif website Giphy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK competition watchdog orders Facebook owner to sell gif website Giphy CMA said order would protect users and stop Meta ‘increasing its power in social media’ Facebook parent company Läs mer…

US facial recognition firm faces £17m UK fine for ‘serious breaches’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US facial recognition firm faces £17m UK fine for ‘serious breaches’ Clearview AI may have gathered data without people’s knowledge, says Information Commissioner’s Office A US company that gathered Läs mer…

Facebook’s lame attempts to grab my attention make it clear: it’s time to leave | Eleanor Margolis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook’s lame attempts to grab my attention make it clear: it’s time to leave Eleanor Margolis Clicking on my profile page is like entering a time machine to 2010. Läs mer…

Controversial Pegasus spyware faces its day of reckoning | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Notorious Pegasus spyware faces its day of reckoning John Naughton The infamous hacking tool is now at the centre of international lawsuits thanks to a courageous research lab If Läs mer…

‘I’m happy to lose £10m by quitting Facebook,’ says Lush boss

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘I’m happy to lose £10m by quitting Facebook,’ says Lush boss Losing 10m followers on sites such as Instagram is a price worth paying for co-founder of ethical beauty Läs mer…

Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Lush quits Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Snapchat over safety concerns Beauty retailer says it has had enough of social media after allegations of whistleblower Frances Haugen Lush has announced Läs mer…

Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta delays encrypted messages on Facebook and Instagram to 2023 Move comes as child safety campaigners express concern plans could shield abusers from detection The owner of Facebook and Läs mer…

Can big tech ever be reined in?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Can big tech ever be reined in? The Biden administration has shown an early determination to tackle the power of Amazon, Google, Facebook and co. But is it already Läs mer…

Facebook demands LAPD end social media surveillance and use of fake accounts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook demands LAPD end social media surveillance and use of fake accounts Company’s letter to LA police chief comes after the Guardian revealed that the department partnered with a Läs mer…

‘An egregious breach of public trust’: Ohio sues Meta over whistleblower revelations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘An egregious breach of public trust’: Ohio sues Meta over whistleblower revelations Ohio attorney general says Facebook ‘was creating misery and divisiveness for profit’ Filing suit in response to Läs mer…

Facebook and Instagram gathering browsing data from under-18s, study says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook and Instagram gathering browsing data from under-18s, study says Parent company Meta denies data being used to target young users with ads based on their browsing activity Facebook Läs mer…