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Parents win right to access dead daughter"s Facebook profile

The parents of a 15-year-old girl who died will now have access to her Facebook page after a German Federal Court ruling. Facebook had previously locked the 15-year-old girl's profile for privacy reasons, prompting the court battle. Thuy Ong reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Facebook told to give parents access to the private messages of their dead daughter

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

Gymboree is back from the dead, but furious parents say its new look "is complete garbage"

Facebook/Gymboree Gymboree relaunched on Monday with a bold new look. Some shoppers are complaining that its new, trendy styles are inappropriate for toddlers. Others say the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2018

Facebook ordered to explain why it deleted the profile of a dead man after a mysterious request

Getty Facebook has been ordered to reveal wh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 20th, 2018

Facebook and Financial Firms Tussled for Years Over Access to User Data

Facebook had been haggling with financial firms over its access to users’ sensitive financial information for years, well before coming under fire for its handling of personal data......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj4 hr. 58 min. ago

Facebook Sought Access for Years to Financial Firms" Customer Data

The social-media company has been under scrutiny for months over its handling of personal data, but it has been haggling with financial firms over its access to sensitive financial data for years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj6 hr. 58 min. ago

Facebook Sought Access to Financial Firms" Customer Data

The social-media company has been under scrutiny for months over its handling of personal data, but it has been haggling with financial firms over its access to sensitive financial data for years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj7 hr. 13 min. ago

Path is closing its private social network for good

Path, the Facebook rival and sticker pioneer that gained a million users a week at its peak, is officially dead......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg has been fascinated by Augustus Caesar for years, and it raises some questions about the future of Facebook

Drew Angerer / Getty Images, Till Niermann / Wikimedia Commons Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is an ancient history buff. He recently discussed his fascination with the Roman emperor Augustus in a New Yorker profile......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Family of Dallas cop accused of shooting a black man say they"re not racists after old photos surface from her Facebook

Kaufman County Sheriff's Office/Courtesy of Jean family The family of the Dallas cop accused of shooting dead her black neighbor have denied that they are racists. Following the fatal shooting of Botham Shem last week, internet s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 12th, 2018

Social networks make the world’s largest nations seem small

In the latest profile of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, The New Yorker’s Evan Osnos mentions an astonishing statistic: 2.2 billion people—”a third of humanity,” Osnos wrote—use Facebook at least once a month......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg Hasn't Biked on the Roads Since His 2016 Crash - Bicycling

BicyclingMark Zuckerberg Hasn't Biked on the Roads Since His 2016 CrashBicyclingMark Zuckerberg, the Facebook co-founder and CEO, reveals many things in this recent, lengthy, anecdote-heavy profile in.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 11th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg was so keen to beat a high school girl at Scrabble that he wrote a computer program to show him word combinations

AP Mark Zuckerberg once coded a program to help him beat a schoolchild at Scrabble, according to a lengthy New Yorker profile of the Facebook chief e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 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

Titans of Silicon Valley head to Capitol Hill for a grilling

Executives from Facebook and Twitter will appear on Capitol Hill on Wednesday for Big Tech's third high-profile outing in Washington in less than twelve months......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 5th, 2018

Titans of Silicon Valley head back to Capitol Hill for another grilling

Executives from Facebook and Twitter will appear on Capitol Hill on Wednesday for Big Tech's third high-profile outing in Washington in less than twelve months. The hearings at which.....»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 5th, 2018

Sheryl Sandberg"s New Job Is to Fix Facebook"s Reputation---and Her Own

Amid questions about her influence at the social network, the high-profile executive has been asked to tackle safety and security issues. But can the deliberative Ms. Sandberg ride herd on a free-wheeling engineering culture?.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 4th, 2018

Sheryl Sandberg Leans Into a Gale of Bad News at Facebook

Amid questions about her influence at the social network, the high-profile executive has been asked to fix safety and security issues. But can the deliberative Ms. Sandberg ride herd on a free-wheeling engineering culture?.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 4th, 2018

Netflix poaching high-profile executives from Facebook, Disney

Los Gatos-based streaming video giant Netflix is poaching big-name executives from two of its biggest rivals. Here's a closer look. Communications chief from Facebook Netflix has found its new chief communications officer at Menlo Park-based Faceb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2018

Aramco has lost unlimited access to Saudi Arabia"s oil reserves — and it hints that its record-breaking IPO is not dead yet

REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil company, Aramco, has had its access to the kingdom's oil and gas reserves limited to a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 28th, 2018

Facebook bans Myanmar accounts as UN accuses leaders of genocide

Facebook has banned a number of high profile accounts in Myanmar that it says helped “inflame ethnic and religious tensions” in the southeast Asian country......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 27th, 2018