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A data-collection firm is sharing license plate information with US immigration officials

Damian Dovarganes/AP Irvine Company, a real-estate giant that runs 46 shopping centers in Californ.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

US lawmakers examining Google"s relationship with Huawei, Chinese tech firms

At least two members of Congress are looking into Google's ties to Huawei, a massive Chinese tech firm that is under scrutiny over data sharing with Facebook and has been flagged by US officials as a possible security threat......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 7th, 2018

Facebook Gave Data Access to Chinese Firm Flagged by US Intelligence

The company, Huawei, is one of at least four Chinese electronics businesses that have struck information-sharing agreements with the social network......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 5th, 2018

U.S. stock-index futures hold firm gains after data

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

Jehovah"s Witnesses Must Now Ask Your Permission Before Taking Down Personal Information, EU Court Rules

The EU's top court found that the Jehovah's Witnesses' door-to-door preaching is a form of data collection and requires consent......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 10th, 2018

Now the SEC wants to probe Facebook, too, report says

The probe into Facebook's sharing of user data with political data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has expanded to include the Securities and Exchange Commission.  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 3rd, 2018

Facebook Is Still Giving Dozens of Companies Access to the Data of Users’ Friends

Facebook says it's winding down the deals. Facebook is still sharing information about its users’ friends with dozens of app developers, despite having said six months ago that it was cutting off such access. The .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 2nd, 2018

A New Data Leak Reportedly Exposed 230 Million Americans' Personal Information - Fortune

FortuneA New Data Leak Reportedly Exposed 230 Million Americans' Personal InformationFortuneA marketing firm has reportedly leaked detailed information on hundreds of million.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 28th, 2018

A New Data Leak Reportedly Exposed 230 Million Americans’ Personal Information

The alleged Exactis leak may be bigger than Equifax. A marketing firm has reportedly leaked detailed information on hundreds of million.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 28th, 2018

How this data firm aims to help the Jumbo Shrimp

The Jumbo Shrimp are stepping up to the plate in improving the game day experience at the Baseball Grounds for fans this season and beyond. The Shrimp recently announced the organization is partnered with Umbel – a first-party data company – to co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Huawei, a telecom giant with alleged ties to the Chinese government (FB)

Rick Wilking/Reuters Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Chinese telecom giant and cell phone manufacturer Huawei, reports the Washington Post.  For years, U.S. intelligence officials have raised national security concern.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

Facebook Confirms Data-Sharing Deals With Chinese Firms

Facebook said it struck data partnerships with at least four Chinese electronics firms, including Huawei, which U.S. officials view as a potential tool for state-sponsored spying......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

Facebook made deals with 60 device makers that gave them access to users’ data

Facebook Inc. made agreements with at least 60 makers of phones and other devices that gave them access to the personal information of users’ friends without their consent, the New York Times reports, citing company officials......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 4th, 2018

NYT: U.S. investigating Cambridge Analytica

The U.S. Justice Department and the FBI are investigating Cambridge Analytica, a now-defunct political data firm embroiled in a scandal over its handling of Facebook Inc user information, according to the New York Times. Grace Lee reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 16th, 2018

ICE Wants to Be Like IRS: Audit and Arrest Business Owners who Employ Undocumented Immigrants

Immigration officials are cracking down on businesses that employ foreigners, according to new data released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 15th, 2018

Fleetcor Technologies reports hackers gained access to company"s computers

The hacked systems "do not contain personally identifiable information such as consumer names, Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers and other sensitive personal data," Fleetcor said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

One year after coming into force, Rera remains a work in progress

According to property consultancy firm Knight Frank, only 19 states and UTs have a functional portal in place, that too with a lot of information dissymmetry across data points.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 29th, 2018

Twitter sold Cambridge Analytica researcher public data access

Twitter Inc. sold data access to the Cambridge University academic who also obtained millions of Facebook Inc. users’ information that was later passed to a political consulting firm without the users’ consent......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 29th, 2018

Twitter sold Cambridge Analytica researcher public data access

Twitter Inc. sold data access to the Cambridge University academic who also obtained millions of Facebook Inc. users’ information that was later passed to a political consulting firm without the users’ consent......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 29th, 2018

Facebook points finger at Google and Twitter for data collection

'Other companies suck in your data too' Facebook explained in many, many words today with a blog post detailing how it gathers information about you from around the web......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 17th, 2018

Facebook is facing another international investigation

Facebook is facing another investigation over revelations that information from tens of millions of its users were accessed by data research firm Cambridge Analytica......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 13th, 2018