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Facebook Gives Researchers "Full Access" for Election Studies

Facebook will give a group of academics “full access” to data on its 2.2 billion users to identify areas of research about the effects of social media on elections and democracy.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook to give academics ‘full access’ to data for election studies

Facebook Inc. will give a newly formed group of academics “full access” to data on its 2.2 billion users for the purpose of identifying areas of research about the effects of social media on elections and democracy, the group said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Facebook is giving advertisers access to your shadow contact information

Last week, I ran an ad on Facebook that was targeted at a computer science professor named Alan Mislove. Mislove studies how privacy works on social networks and had a theory that Facebook is lettin.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 26th, 2018

More than 1 in 4 Americans have deleted the Facebook app in the past year, according to a new survey (FB)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Facebook has had a year full of controversies over misinformation and the way it provides access to user data. A new study from Pew taken shortly after the Cambridge Analyt.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

Facebook opens up to researchers — but not about 2016 election

Facebook's decision is a roadblock for experts who want to examine possible factors behind President Donald Trump's victory......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 18th, 2018

Facebook to give academic group "full access" to user data, WSJ reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

Russian company had access to Facebook user data through apps

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Category: topSource: moneyJul 10th, 2018

Facebook tests "subscription Groups" that charge for content

Facebook is starting to let Group admins charge $4.99 to $29.99 per month for access to special sub-Groups full of exclusive posts. A hand-picked array of parenting, cooking and "organize my home" Groups will be the first to get the chance to spawn a........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 20th, 2018

You can now see every Russian Facebook ad that ran during the election

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Category: topSource: cnnMay 10th, 2018

Facebook ads show Russian trolls targeted Mexican-Americans after Trump election

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Category: topSource: cnnMay 10th, 2018

Newly released Facebook ads show Russian trolls targeted Mexican-Americans after Trump election

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Category: topSource: cnnMay 10th, 2018

Facebook plans election research committee, continues data misuse investigation

Facebook will seek researchers help in preventing election abuse on its network and has suspended two more data firms thought to have engaged in similar actions to Cambridge Analytica.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 9th, 2018

Making the case for medication-assisted treatment for inmates

Access to medication-assisted treatment at state and local correctional facilities can help stem New York's opioid crisis by preventing relapses and overdoses, said lawmakers and health and human... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 15th, 2018

Facebook denies hiding Russian sabotage, but fires lobbying firm

Facebook on Thursday denied allegations in the New York Times that it tried to mislead the public about its knowledge of Russian misinformation ahead of the 2016 US presidential election, but severed links with a Republican consultancy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

Facebook execs aimed to hide election meddling, propaganda on platform, NYT says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 14th, 2018

As recount politics heat up, two Florida election officials are the targets of online harassment

Several pro-Trump Facebook p.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 13th, 2018

Facebook to Give Special Access to French Regulators

A team of French regulators will spend six months monitoring how Facebook removes certain kinds of illicit content as part of a pilot program between the social media giant and the French government......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 13th, 2018

Facebook Failed to Police How Its Partners Handled User Data

For years, Facebook struck deals that gave device makers access to troves of user data. A disclosure to Congress details the company’s lax oversight of those partnerships......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

Facebook to allow French regulators access in regulatory project, WSJ says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 12th, 2018

Facebook to allow French regulators access in regulatory project, DJ says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 12th, 2018

For the first time, researchers say Facebook can cause depression

The findings are published in the December Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2018