Russian politicians desire a piece of Mark Zuckerberg, too

Of course, Russia was a standard thread all through Zuckerberg’s conferences with US politicians and the CEO informed the European Parliament that Facebook was “too slow to identify Russian interference” in the course of the US presidential election. If Zuckerberg decides to look earlier than Russia’s higher chamber of parliament — and that is an […]

Mark Zuckerberg will apologize to EU for not taking 'broad sufficient view'

The exec will concurrently paint Facebook as a “force for good” in Europe, pointing to the usage of Safety Check within the wake of terrorist assaults in addition to presences in a number of European international locations. There will by over 10,000 folks employed in Europe by the top of 2018, in accordance with Zuckerberg’s […]

Mark Zuckerberg's EU testimony can be streamed stay

In what seems to be a transfer to revive confidence with Facebook customers and placate authorities ministers, Zuckerberg will seem earlier than Parliament to “clarify issues related to the use of personal data”. Tajani had initially confirmed Zuckerberg would go to Brussels in a non-public assembly. However, quite a lot of MEPs expressed vehement disagreement, […]

Facebook to UK parliament: No Zuckerberg for you

In a letter to the committee, Facebook UK Head of Public Policy Rebecca Stimson famous that the corporate had held conferences and proof periods around the globe, had senior officers give proof earlier than the committee in Washington and had despatched a senior official to testify earlier than the committee within the UK. “We were […]

Facebook discovered 200 extra apps that will have misused your knowledge

Early outcomes from Facebook’s app audit are in. After inspecting “thousands” of apps to see if any had misused private knowledge, the social network has found 200 nefarious functions and suspended them. Names of the offending apps haven’t but been launched. The social community mentioned that when it does discover that an app has misused […]

F8 proved there’s no escape from Facebook

This yr, Facebook’s F8 builders convention was sure to be totally different. After all, the corporate remains to be coping with the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica (CA) data privacy scandal. But, Zuckerberg mentioned through the opening keynote he was able to “move forward,” and as a substitute he got here to speak about how […]

Facebook: AI will defend you

Shroepfer mentioned that, although these are promising numbers, Facebook is aware of there’s nonetheless loads of work to be carried out and it must preserve evolving the expertise — particularly as a result of the dangerous actors selling any such content material preserve getting smarter themselves. One of the methods Facebook plans to do that, […]

Facebook is attempting to shut the e-book on Cambridge Analytica

Take Facebook’s new dating feature for instance. Zuckerberg emphasised the significance of privateness and security when it got here to constructing the app, although he mentioned these matters in reference to different customers, moderately than Facebook itself. For occasion, customers’ Facebook associates will not be capable of see their courting profiles and the function will […]

Your information is effective, however you’re by no means getting paid for it

The music-streaming trade is an ideal instance of how difficult the world of royalties could be. Labels, streaming providers and artists are ceaselessly locked in authorized battles over who will get how a lot cash and when. There’s usually the query of whether or not musicians are getting paid sufficient by the businesses which might […]

Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook has 'considered' paid subscriptions

When Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified in entrance of a Senate fee earlier this month, he made an announcement that hinted on the firm exploring paid subscriptions down the road. He particularly mentioned that they might all the time provide a free model of Facebook, leaving the door open for different paid variations as properly. […]