Discussion in 'privacy general' started by ronjor, Oct 8, 2018.
The Mounting Federal Investigations Into Facebook
New laws could see social media bosses jailed for failing to combat terrorist content in wake of Christchurch shootings
Mark Zuckerberg: The Internet needs new rules. Let’s start in these four areas.
Mark Zuckerberg's calls for internet regulation are just an attempt to shift the blame from Facebook
April 1, 2019
Scammers peddling bogus tax breaks find traction on Facebook
Over 540 million Facebook records found on exposed AWS servers by Catalin Cimpanu.
Facebook and Amazon are Locked in a Blame Game Over Leaked Data: Who’s Really To Blame?
April 4, 2019
Facebook agrees to clearer T&Cs in Europe
Facebook delays its 'Clear History' tool yet again
The Facebook scandals didn't stop anyone from using Facebook
April 11, 2019
Facebook got another patent granted this week. Personal pictures showing person with a product could be used to advertise it.
Computer-vision content detection for sponsored stories.
Facebook investors desperate to boot Mark Zuckerberg from chairmanship
April 13, 2019
Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down Worldwide
"Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide. Facebook and Instagram are both inaccessible, with news feeds refusing to refresh and the main Facebook.com domain unavailable. WhatsApp messages aren’t being sent or received, and users of Facebook’s main services have headed to Twitter to share that they’re having issues.
The outages appear to have started at around 6:30AM ET this morning, and come just a month after Facebook experienced its worst outage ever. Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram were all inaccessible for hours last month, and it wasn’t until over 24 hours later that Facebook finally gave the all clear. Facebook blamed a “server configuration change,” and apologized for the outages..."
"Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Back up After Massive Outage..."
Facebook spends US$22.6 million keeping Zuckerberg safe
Doubles money spent on CEO security, including private jets, in 2018
April 15, 2019
Mark Zuckerberg leveraged Facebook user data to fight rivals and help friends, leaked documents show
15 Months of Fresh Hell Inside Facebook
Scandals. Backstabbing. Resignations. Record profits. Time Bombs. In early 2018, Mark Zuckerberg set out to fix Facebook. Here's how that turned out.
April 16, 2019
Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa: CNBC
Facebook says it 'unintentionally uploaded' 1.5 million people's email contacts without their consent
From the article, Facebook said: "When we looked into the steps people were going through to verify their accounts we found that in some cases people's email contacts were also unintentionally uploaded to Facebook when they created their account." I was waiting for it to be the fault of the user and - there it was.
Facebook says its employees had access to millions of Instagram passwords
WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram Down
FTC's Facebook investigation could focus on Zuckerberg
Facebook's Password Breach Is Even Worse But It Won't Matter Because We Don't Care
April 18, 2019
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