Facebook agrees to advertising overhaul to settle U.S. discrimination suits
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 Facebook Inc has agreed to change its paid advertising platform as part of a wide-ranging settlement to prevent discriminatory and "harmful" practices, the company and U.S. civil rights groups said on Tuesday.
The Trump administration accused Facebook of selling targeted advertising. According to Reuters, they claim the company discriminates on the basis of race in their ads. If proven to be true, this would..
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development charged Facebook Inc on Thursday with violating the Fair Housing Act, alleging that the company's targeted advertising discriminated on the basis of..