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

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 12th, 2018

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

Facebook thought about charging for access to user data, WSJ reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 29th, 2018

Facebook reportedly considered charging for access to user data

Idea discussed in emails contained in unredacted court documents, The Wall Street Journal reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 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

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 gave Russian company access to user data through apps, CNN reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 11th, 2018

Questions are being raised about Facebook"s decision to give a Russian internet company temporary special access to its user data (FB)

Steve Jennings/Getty Images for Breakthrough Prize Facebook acknowledged that it gave Mail.Ru .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

Russian company had access to Facebook user data through apps

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Category: topSource: moneyJul 10th, 2018

Facebook relaxed its own rules to give these 61 companies special access to user data

Reuters Facebook told US lawmakers that while it imposed new data-sharing restrictions on the majority of app developers in May 2015, 61 companies received a special "one-time" ex.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Facebook gave some companies special access to additional data about users" friends

Facebook struck data-sharing deals that gave select companies special access to user records, the WSJ reports......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2018

Facebook made additional user data available to some firms after 2015

Facebook Inc. inked data-sharing agreements with a group of partners that included special access to member records after 2015, when Facebook said it.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018

Facebook gave Apple, Samsung broad access to user data, NY Times reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJun 4th, 2018

Facebook fires employee who bragged about user data access, WSJ reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 3rd, 2018

Australia passes bill to force tech firms to hand over encrypted data

Australia's parliament on Thursday passed a bill to force tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook and Apple to give police access to encrypted data, the most far-reaching such requirements imposed by a western country......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2018

Australian bid to force tech firms to hand over encrypted data passes first hurdle

The Australian parliament's lower house passed a bill to force tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook and Apple to give police access to encrypted data on Thursday, pushing it closer to becoming a precedent-setting law......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2018

Australia poised to force tech firms to hand over encrypted data

Australia's parliament is poised on Thursday to pass laws requiring tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook and Apple to give police access to private encrypted data linked to suspected illegal activities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2018

Facebook Wielded Data to Reward, Punish Rivals, Emails Show

Facebook Inc. wielded user data like a bargaining chip, providing access when that sharing might encourage people to spend more time on the social network,, emails show......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 5th, 2018

Facebook considered selling access to user data: report

That practice would have been a shift away from the company's policy of not selling that information......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 29th, 2018

Facebook Considered Charging for Access to User Data

Facebook considered charging third parties for access to user data several years ago, company emails show. Such a move would have departed from its policy against selling such data, court filings in a lawsuit against the company indicate......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 29th, 2018

Facebook"s Latest Headache Is a Bikini App That Shut Down in 2015

A British lawmaker is considering making public documents from a 2015 lawsuit that a small app developer filed against Facebook over how the social-media giant restricts access to user data......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 26th, 2018