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Facebook's Cambridge Analytica woes continue with UK lawsuits

14 days ago   |   Engadget

Facebook's Cambridge Analytica troubles are far from over and a new class action lawsuit over the scandal might be on the way. Wired reports today that a group of UK residents...
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John Oliver made his own version of Facebook's ‘we're sorry' video

John Oliver made his own version of Facebook's ‘we're sorry' video

15 days ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

In April, after the Cambridge Analytica scandal erupted, Facebook put out an ad that was meant to reassure users about how their data would be treated going forward. Dubbed the...
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Georgia congressman is the latest to introduce data privacy bills

19 days ago   |   Engadget

Representative Hank Johnson announced today that he's introducing two bills that address digital privacy, one that specifically focuses on data privacy on mobile devices and...
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Despite scandals, Facebook is still raking in cash and users

20 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

It's no secret that 2018 has been quite a rocky year for Facebook, after controversies over the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal and, most recently, its handling of...
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Facebook's top lawyer is leaving the company

20 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook's week has taken another turn for the worse. The social network's general counsel Colin Stretch has announced he's leaving the company by year's end, according to The...
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Facebook's outgoing security chief sent a damning company-wide memo

20 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Facebook's outgoing security chief, Alex Stamos, sent a damning internal memo just days after the Cambridge Analytica scandal came to light, urging the company to...
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Facebook could have another Cambridge Analytica on its hands

25 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook has suspended a Boston-based analytics firm from both Facebook and Instagram as it investigates the company's data collection practices, the Wall Street Journal...
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SEC is reportedly investigating how Facebook disclosed data scandal

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Earlier this month, news emerged that the Securities and Exchange Commission had started its own probe into Facebook. Today, Sources told The Wall Street Journal that the SEC...
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Facebook faces £500k fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal

1 month ago   |   Engadget   |   10 articles

Months after the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica scandal broke, and it seems like the social network will finally have to pay up. According to various news outlets, the UK's...
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FBI, SEC and FTC are also investigating Facebook's data leak

1 month ago   |   Engadget

Facebook has to deal with multiple federal agencies simultaneously investigating its role in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. According to The Washington Post, the FBI, the...
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