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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 drops its opposition to California"s proposed privacy law — right after Zuckerberg was grilled about its data collection practices (FB)

Alex Brandon/AP Facebook is dropping its opposition to a proposed new privacy law in California. The company had previously contributed $200,000 to the opposition campaign, as did Comcast and Google. Facebook moves followed CEO Mark Zuckerberg's congress.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

Could FANG Pose Risks for Tech, US Shares and then Global Risk Trends?

DailyFX com Talking Points Facebook stock slides after Federal Trade Commission launches probe of data scandal Amazon loses 53 billion in market cap after President Trump looks to target the giant Google could owe Oracle billions after an appeals.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqMar 29th, 2018

Facebook’s privacy crisis threatens to envelop all of Silicon Valley

The Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled an April hearing on the “future of data privacy and social media” — and the panel said it would explore potential new “rules of the road” for Facebook, Google and Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 26th, 2018

Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal: Tech firms may tighten data rules

Risk of regulatory action could affect Google, Twitter, LinkedIn.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2018

Commentary: These New Regulations Could Transform Facebook and Google

New EU rules are going to upend global data collection. If you follow the breathless coverage of the recent stock market swings, you might imagine that .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 6th, 2018

Google detects app that can steal your photos and Facebook, WhatsApp data

Tizi steals sensitive data from social media apps like Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Viber, Skype, LinkedIn, Telegram.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2017

Russian Twitter accounts meddled in Brexit vote, US polls: Data scientists

Facebook, Twitter and Google are facing intense fake news scrutiny after disclosing the details about the presence of Russian political ads, tweets and posts on their platforms during the presidential.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

The Tell: Rising ‘Dark Net’ may spell trouble for Google, Facebook, says Goldman

A shift of internet users looking to avoid data collection, the lifeblood to internet companies that rely upon advertising revenue, and mask their online presence poses a potential risk to companies like Facebook and Google......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2017

After Facebook, Google's Data Practices May Be Under Fire Next - TheStreet.com

TheStreet.comAfter Facebook, Google's Data Practices May Be Under Fire NextTheStreet.comAs Facebook Inc.'s (FB - Get Report) C.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews5 hr. 42 min. ago

Google gathers more of your personal data than Facebook?

Circle Square Investments' Jeff Sica, Wall Street Journal Editorial Page Assistant Editor James Freeman and FBN's Liz MacDonald and Ashley Webster on reports Google gathers more of user's personal information than Facebook does......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral9 hr. 13 min. ago

Connecting The Dots Of Big Data, Soaring Corporate Profits, And Trade Wars

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, It's self-evident that we cannot possibly understand trade, soaring corporate profits, Facebook's data collection or the economy without understanding the core role pl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge10 hr. 13 min. ago

Internet pioneer on tech in 2018: "Not a world I would"ve signed up for"

DNS creator and Farsight Security CEO Paul Vixie says data privacy revelations from Facebook and Google has caused some deep soul searching for the internet he helped create......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 28 min. ago

Data Sheet—How to Regulate Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google

This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Monday, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune11 hr. 28 min. ago

Who Has More of Your Personal Data Than Facebook? Try Google

Google’s data-gathering empire is bigger and more pervasive than Facebook’s—and while it hasn’t been plagued by scandal, it can’t evade scrutiny forever......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 22nd, 2018

Who Has More of Your Personal Data than Facebook? Try Google

Google’s data-gathering empire is bigger and more pervasive than Facebook’s—and while it hasn’t been plagued by scandal, it can’t evade scrutiny forever......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 22nd, 2018

Data privacy row: Google spent $5 mn on lobbying in Q1, Facebook $3.3 mn

Google, Facebook, Amazon being scrutinised over responsibility for online content, potential market dominance, competition for govt contracts.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2018

Aswath Damodaran – Alphabet Soup: Google Is Alpha, But Where Are The Bets?

In my last two posts, I looked first at the turn in the market against the FANG stocks, largely precipitated by the Facebook user data.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 19th, 2018

This 21-year-old millionaire was hired by Facebook at 17 and now works at Google — and his career advice is wise beyond his years

Twitter/Michael Sayman 21-year-old Michael Sayman started working at Facebook at the tender age of 17. Now,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Facebook is backing away from the campaign to kill California"s proposed privacy law — right after Zuckerberg was grilled about its data collection practices (FB)

Alex Brandon/AP Facebook is dropping its public opposition to a proposed new privacy law in California and is withdrawing from the campaign committee working against it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Facebook makes shaky data and privacy claims

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018