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The Wall Street Journal: TaskRabbit users warned to change passwords after ‘cybersecurity incident’

TaskRabbit, an online marketplace for freelance labor that is part of Swedish furniture chain IKEA, disclosed it has been hit by cybercriminals......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Twitter to purge millions of suspended accounts, but active-user numbers won’t change

Twitter Inc. said it is subtracting some accounts it has flagged for suspicious activity from the follower numbers of its hundreds of millions of users, part of the social-media company’s efforts to clamp down on abusive activity......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Instagram Considers Introducing Long-Form Video, Report Says

Videos could potentially be an hour long. Instagram is considering letting users post videos of up to an hour long, according to a Wall Street Journal report, raising the possibility of a major change for the Facebo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 6th, 2018

TaskRabbit Discloses Cybersecurity Incident

TaskRabbit, an online marketplace for freelance labor that is part of Swedish furniture chain IKEA, on Monday took down its website and app and urged customers to change their passwords......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: SEC investigating if Facebook properly warned investors of improper data-sharing

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 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

The Wall Street Journal: Judge rejects Trump administration bid to allow migrant families to be held long-term

A federal judge has refused the Trump administration’s request to change a longstanding federal court settlement so that officials could detain asylum-seeking families together during lengthy immigration proceedings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Acting EPA chief Andrew Wheeler is former coal lobbyist, climate-change skeptic

The new acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency is a former coal and energy lobbyist who has expressed skepticism about the human impact on climate change......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2018

Google reportedly allowed outside app developers to read user emails

The tech giant has allowed hundreds of outside software developers to access the inboxes of Gmail users, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 3rd, 2018

Starbucks Urged to Pay for Police Training, Change Hiring Practices - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalStarbucks Urged to Pay for Police Training, Change Hiring PracticesWall Street JournalStarbucks Corp. SBUX 0.43% should audit its stores for prejudice against customers, review the racial diversity of its.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: SEC, FBI join investigation into how Facebook user data was used

The federal investigation into how Facebook Inc. has handled information about its users is getting bigger......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

Google reportedly allows outside app developers to read people"s Gmails

Google Google promised a year ago to provide more privacy to Gmail users but The Wall Street Journal reports that hundreds of app makers have access to millions of inboxes belonging to Gmail users.  The outside app companies .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

GM Says Tariffs on Auto Imports Could Hurt Its Business, Drive Up Car Prices - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalGM Says Tariffs on Auto Imports Could Hurt Its Business, Drive Up Car PricesWall Street JournalGeneral Motors Co. warned the Trump administration t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Regulators in 8 states order Equifax to improve its cybersecurity

Equifax Inc. must improve how it manages cybersecurity risk, regulators from eight states said Wednesday, responding to a 2017 data breach that exposed the personal data of nearly 148 million consumers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Canadian steelmakers warn U.S. tariffs already taking a heavy toll

Canadian steel producers told lawmakers Tuesday they are already facing lower sales because of U.S. tariffs and warned of more problems ahead should Ottawa escalate its trade row with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2018

Trump Steps Up Threats Against Harley-Davidson - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTrump Steps Up Threats Against Harley-DavidsonWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—President Donald Trump warned Harley-Davidson Inc. that moving production overseas would mark “the beginning of the end” of the iconic brand, .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 26th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Judge dismisses climate-change lawsuit against 5 oil giants

A federal judge on Monday dismissed lawsuits by the cities of San Francisco and Oakland alleging that five of the world’s largest oil companies should pay to protect the cities’ residents from the impacts of climate change......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese, Russian leaders criticize U.S. trade policy, pledge support for Iran nuclear deal

China’s President Xi Jinping warned against unilateralism and trade protectionism as he, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Central Asian leaders used a regional meeting to criticize U.S. policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 10th, 2018

Facebook gave some developers access to users' friends after policy changed

Facebook made special deals with a small number of companies to extend access to user data after ending access for others, Facebook confirms after a Wall Street Journal report on the deals.     .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 9th, 2018

Facebook Gave Some Companies Special Access to Additional Data About Users' Friends - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalFacebook Gave Some Companies Sp.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook bug changed default user settings for sharing posts

Facebook Inc. has blamed a software bug for making posts public in late May—regardless of whether users intended to share the information publicly......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018