Facebook, Google to bring rules on poll ads to stop ‘foreign intervention’
Google said it rolled out new norms from February 14, while Facebook said its new policy will be in place from February 21.
ET GBS 2019: On day 2 of GBS, a ride into the future
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After battling a slew of privacy breaches, Facebook 'open' to meaningful regulation
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UK lawmakers slam Facebook, recommend stiffer regulation
The parliamentary committee that prepared the report says social media sites should have to follow a mandatory code of ethics.
House panel may summon Facebook and WhatsApp
Questions to be put to Facebook and WhatsApp would be slightly different from those prepared for Twitter.
20-year-old held for Facebook post on Pulwama terror attack
The Police arrested Faiz Rashid from HBR Layout and seized the tools he had employed to post the comments concerned.
Guwahati teacher suspended over Facebook post on Pulwama attack
Papri Banerjee said that she received threats and intimidation over the post from different users.
Facebook taps user data to defend network, workers from threat
“Any suggestion our on-site physical security team has overstepped is absolutely false,” FB spokesperson said.
Facebook faces US privacy pact that could cost billions
The US Federal Trade Commission's consumer-protection staff and the company are in discussions that could lead to a resolution.
SC refuses PIL seeking court-monitored probe into aircraft crashes of Indian armed forces
A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna said there cannot be a judicial inquiry into such mishappenings.
Google, Facebook forced to pay creators under new EU rules
The new rules mean music producers and publishers could come gunning for more money from Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook Inc
Facebook wants to keep its employees safe, will track locations of users posing 'credible threat'
The tracking is done by using location data taken from the user's Facebook app.
ET GBS: 'Combating fake news high priority area for Facebook'
Facebook actively remove fake accounts and disrupt economic incentives.
Google shows Pakistan flag when searched for 'toilet paper'
The glitch on Google Search results was noticed a couple of days after the February 14 terror attack in Pulwama district.
How tech giants are safeguarding your data at their mammoth facilities
Saving the facilities from global-scale cyber attacks has become the top priority for giants like Google, Amazon and Facebook.