The Facebook scandal over selling customers deepest secrets for huge amounts of cash has accelerated signature-gathering efforts for a “Privacy Act” initiative on Californias ballot.
A BBC interview from 2009 shows Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stating that the company would never sell or share user data, less than a year later Zuckerberg declared that the “age of privacy is over.”
A small but vocal campaign urging people to delete their Netflix accounts has emerged in Brazil in response to the streamers new documentary series based on the corruption of former socialist administrations.
Facebook rates users political leanings based on their Internet usage — heres how to find out what Facebook thinks your politics are.
Lawyer Harmeet Dhillon, who has filed a class action lawsuit against Google on behalf of fired employee James Damore, appeared on SiriusXM Patriots Breitbart News Tonight, Tuesday, to discuss government regulation of tech giants with Senior Editors-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and
Netflix has announced that former United Nations ambassador, National Security Advisor, and Obama loyalist Susan Rice will be joining the companys board of directors.
Students at Liberty University, a conservative Christian university in Virginia, will be invited this week to enjoy their campuss new $3.2 million gun range. The gun range, which has been in planning and construction stages for over a year, will also be open to the public following the conclusion of Libertys academic year in May.
“Official: Ecuador cutting off WikiLeaks founder Julian Assanges communications outside London embassy.” – AP
A professor at Portland State is facing a university investigation over a journal article he published that offered a positive perspective on colonialism.
According to Bloomberg, “Twitter Inc. plunged to its lowest price in six weeks after short-seller Citron Research said it was betting against the company because of potential privacy regulations.”
Playboy has announced its departure from Facebook, removing its collection of pages, following user data mishandling allegations against the social network.
Uber reportedly has decided to end their self-driving car tests in California following a fatal car crash in Phoenix.
Twitter announced this week that they are banning advertisements for cryptocurrencies, joining technology giants Google and Facebook.
According to sources close to President Trump who spoke to Axios, he is more worried about the overreaching control of e-commerce website Amazon than he is about social media network Facebook and other Silicon Valley titans like Google.
Following Facebooks latest user data scandal, the company has promised to give users more control over their personal data.
On the March 27 episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Google will sponsor a commercial-free segment entitled “More Show Presented by: Googles Nest Hello video doorbell.”
The Swedish government is planning to put more pressure on tech giants Google, Facebook, and Twitter to end anonymity for online trolls and those accused of posting hate speech.
Facebook is reportedly going on a hiring spree in the Swamp as its CEO Mark Zuckerberg gets ready to testify before Congress.
A California Assemblyman from the Bay Area is pushing a bill that would create the “first regulatory agency for Big Tech in the nation” to protect Californians personal data, including social security numbers, financial data, and medical information.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn called for the passage of the Browser Act to give Internet users more control over their digital privacy.
Treasury Department officials are crafting plans to ban Chinese companies from investing in certain technology sectors, such as semiconductors and 5G wireless communications, according to a Bloomberg News report.
The Cambridge Analytica employee who revealed the companys alleged Facebook data mining has stated that he believes his predecessor may have been poisoned.
Breitbart News Network (BNN) will host a live town hall — “Masters of the Universe”: Big Tech vs. Free Speech and Privacy — to take place on April 5 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The event will be live streamed on Breitbart.com and Facebook.
Ajit Pai singled out the national security concern posed by “certain communications equipment providers” and in particular “certain Chinese communications equipment providers.”
The Pennsylvania affiliate of Planned Parenthood tweeted – and then deleted – its statement announcing its wishes for a Disney princess who has had an abortion and who satisfies the lefts fantasy of identity politics.
Professor Tim Wu, a former advisor to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), has claimed “privacy” is “like kryptonite” to Facebooks business model.
The National Transportation Safety Board has opened an investigation into a recent fatal Tesla crash in Mountain View, California.
Christopher Wylie, the former Cambridge Analytica employee who exposed Facebooks data practices this month, claimed President Trumps election made him speak out.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Peter Thiels data analysis company Palantir reportedly used Facebook to track down an alleged child predator.
A professor at the University of San Francisco argues that female professor should receive additional compensation for their “emotional labor.”
A column published in the Wall Street Journal this week highlighted the reality that college students can no longer pay their tuition with a part-time job.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been asked to testify before a second panel of U.S. lawmakers, this time the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Stormy Daniels, the porn star who claimed to have had consensual sex with President Trump in 2006, has been the number one most popular search term on popular porn website xHamster for over seven weeks, according to the company.
In a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, 37 State Attorneys General called on the company to provide further data about their latest user data scandal.
Following the publication of a New York Times article on the topic, “Repeal The Second Amendment” has been trending on Twitter.
The MRC will monitor PolitiFact.com, FactCheck.org, Snopes.com, Washington Post Fact Checker, AP Fact Check and CNN Fact Check.
Students at Northwestern University will have the opportunity to learn about BDSM sex from an expert during the schools upcoming “sex week.”
A Facebook tool designed to inform users about the advertisers trying to target them through the platform withholds key information from consumers that get too curious, even locking them out when they use it too many times, according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek.
Facebooks share price took a massive hit as the companys data privacy scandal deepened.
MPs and Peers have said that universities cannot be “safe spaces” from the free exchange of ideas, warning that university “red tape” and students attempts to shut down debate they oppose was leaving a “chilling effect” on free speech.
61-year-old Mike Hughes wanted to prove the Earth was “shaped like a Frisbee.” (He didnt.)
Conservative activist Lauren Southern has reportedly been banned for life from the United Kingdom for conducting a social experiment on Islamic attitudes to homosexuality and transgenderism in Luton, England.
Facebook reportedly donated $200,000 to combat a data-privacy ballot initiative in California that would allow consumers to ban companies from sharing or selling their personal data.
As Tesla faces major delays in shipping its Model 3 design, share values have plummeted into “bear market” territory — and investors are putting money on it.
An Arizona teacher is accused of performing oral sex on a 13-year-old male student in a classroom, reportedly telling him she wanted him “every day with no time limit,” court records show.