After being in the news for all the wrong reasons lately, Facebook is moving to allay data privacy concerns and restore some semblance of trust. This comes after the Cambridge Analytica scandal — in which data from 87 million users was improperly shared — and another … [Read more...] about Facebook attempts to clarify its terms and data policy to address privacy concerns
Whatsapp privacy concerns
Privacy has always been a rather controversial issue for Facebook and its users, and the latest news regarding the roll-out of its face recognition tagging feature has only served to underline the fact.Security firm Sophos said on Tuesday that many users of the social networking … [Read more...] about Facebook rolls out face recognition to the world amid privacy concerns
Facebook and privacy – now those are two words that look uncomfortable next to one another. But for WhatsApp, the wildly popular global messaging app just purchased by the social network behemoth for the unfathomable sum of $19 billion, the privacy relationship is entirely … [Read more...] about As Facebook plants its flag in WhatsApp, will it pillage or protect user privacy?
The consumer privacy backlash stirred up by Facebook's recent deal to purchase WhatsApp for US$19 billion is now in full swing.The Electronic Privacy Information Center and the Center for Digital Democracy jointly filed a complaint about the deal with the United States Federal … [Read more...] about Privacy Groups Bring WhatsApp Worries to FTC’s Door