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

Facebook deleted 66 pages linked to a Russian data-scraping firm (FB)

Flickr Creative Commons Facebook has disabled more than 66 accounts and profiles belonging to Russian data scraping firm SocialDataHub for what it termed the unauthorized collection of user information.  "As part of our efforts to protect pe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 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

Motel 6: $7.6 million for guests reported to immigration

The national budget chain Motel 6 has agreed to pay up to $7.6 million to Latino guests who say the company's employees shared their private information with immigration officials, according to a proposed settlement filed in federal court......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

Oil firm on Iran sanctions, rising US supply weighs

Official weekly government data is due from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 3rd, 2018

Facebook advertisers can target you with data you didn’t even list on your profile

Facebook is sharing personally identifying information that you never submitted to the social network with its advertisers – and you can’t erase it from their records. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 28th, 2018

Google"s data collection is hard to escape, study claims

A new study examines just how much information Google collects about people each day......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 21st, 2018

Goldman Sachs: Newly Public Aurora Mobile Set To Gain Market Share

Goldman Sachs is out bullish on the newly public Chinese big data firm Aurora Mobile Limited - ADR (NASDAQ: JG), which provides analytics, messaging and sharing services to its clients.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 20th, 2018

(Photos) As Charlotte, Triangle firms complete merger, exec talks next steps

Technekes LLC, a Charlotte-based business-to-business marketing company, and XSInc., a data-collection firm based in Morrisville, closed on their merger July 31, and TKXS Inc. was born......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018

Facebook Suspends Analytics Firm on Concerns About Sharing of Public User-Data

Facebook said it was suspending analytics firm Crimson Hexagon while it investigates whether the firm’s government contracts violate Facebook policies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 20th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Slightly Extends Gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Slightly Extends Gains Regulators in Singapore are looking to ramp up targeted measures against financial crime, including tapping data analytics and boosting information sharing with financial institutions, said an .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 18th, 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 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