A Facebook representative apologized to popular pro-Trump vloggers Diamond and Silk on Tuesday for calling their Page “dangerous” while speaking at a Congressional hearing on content moderation and.. The Wrap
Advocacy group Fair Vote UK is assembling a class action lawsuit against Facebook over its mishandling of people's information. According to Business Insider, Fair Vote has 84 claimants so far, but 1.1..
· *Scandal-hit Cambridge Analytica attempted to sell itself to more than 18,000 parties after going into administration in May.*
· *The company received just four offers to buy its assets, some for.. Business Insider
· *A reporter for British broadcaster Channel 4 went undercover as a Facebook moderator at CPL Resources, a Dublin-based content moderation contractor.*
· *They found that Facebook is failing to.. Business Insider
Flipboard chief executive Mike McCue is unlikely to get hauled in front of the US Senate any time soon. The founder of the Palo Alto-based news and social content aggregator is an evangelist for.. City A.M.
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday.
*1. Elon Musk launched a baseless attack on Vern Unsworth, one of the British divers involved in the rescue of the Thai soccer.. Business Insider
The Indian government has refused to share copies of responses received from the US-based social media giant Facebook over global data breach scandal involving London-based data mining firm Cambridge.. IndiaTimes
Social media giant Facebook has assured the Indonesian government that personal data of about one million of its citizens had not been improperly accessed by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. Reuters
Let’s be honest, Facebook has got away with it.
Since 2014, it has had its hands in the cookie jar, taking our personal data and passing it on to companies like Cambridge Analytica, which could.. City A.M.
NEW YORK (AP) — A report says the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Facebook adequately warned its investors about privacy lapses involving the data mining firm Cambridge.. SeattlePI.com