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Microsoft, Facebook and Friends Looking to Drive Data Portability

50 minutes ago   |   Tom's Hardware

Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Twitter announced the Data Transfer Project to offer better data portability and consumer choice.
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Social media's Judiciary Hearing, Comcast drops out of Fox race video - CNET

1 hour ago   |   CNET

This week's most important tech headlines include Facebook, Google and Twitter participating in a US Judiciary hearing, Google's $5 billion EU fine and Comcast's dropping out...
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Facebook is officially building an internet satellite: Athena - CNET

14 hours ago   |   CNET

She's no longer a secret.
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Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter join forces for data protection and portability

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter join forces for data protection and portability

14 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Once you've chosen a subscription service or social media network, it's hard to give it up. Deleting Facebook means losing connections to friends, photos and memories...
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Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Keeps Raising Questions

15 hours ago   |   Wired

One day after CEO Mark Zuckerberg had to clarify his position on Holocaust deniers, Facebook announced a new policy to take down misinformation that might lead to violence.
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Facebook Confirms It's Working on a New Internet Satellite

15 hours ago   |   Wired

Emails obtained via a Freedom of Information Act request reveal the social network has had plans to launch low Earth orbit satellites since at least 2016.
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Facebook suspends data firm claiming access to 1 trillion conversations

Facebook suspends data firm claiming access to 1 trillion conversations

16 hours ago   |   Digital Trends   |   4 articles

Facebook and Instagram are suspending Crimson Hexagon's access to its data pending a full investigation. Facebook found no wrongdoing, but wants to know if the firm used social...
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Big tech firms agree on 'data portability' plan

18 hours ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter unveiled plans Friday to make it easier for users to take their personal data and leave one online service for another.
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Facebook suspends analytics firm Crimson Hexagon over data use concerns

18 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

As part of its ongoing mission to close the barn doors after the cows have got out, Facebook has suspended the accounts of British data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon over...
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Mark Zuckerberg: CEO, billionaire, troll

Mark Zuckerberg: CEO, billionaire, troll

19 hours ago   |   Engadget

We imagine the scene at Facebook right now is like Kim Jong-il's funeral. Employees weeping in hallways, dripping anguished snot onto keyboards, beating their chests with...
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