Sen. Dick Durbin puts a spotlight on Facebook and privacy
Sen. Dick Durbin puts a spotlight on Facebook and privacy
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13 April, 2018, 06:56
The Facebookownerconfirmed that they have a policy where they can delete, rescind emails after some time but indicated that anything with a legal value is not deleted.
The European Union on Wednesday thanked Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg for highlighting the bloc's tough new data protection rules after he said the social media giant planned to follow them during grilling by U.S. lawmakers. Then, enter "Cambridge" into the search bar and select the first link that appears.
Facebook has been in the spotlight since news broke last month that the personal information of 87 million users had been illegally harvested by consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica in an attempt to influence political outcomes.
Diamond and Silk have been locked in a beef with Facebook since a year ago, when they accused the social media platform of purposely suppressing their content.
"Oil you can actually see, data you cannot", Bhatt said. Just yesterday, New York Times writer Brian Chen downloaded every piece of his personal data that the social network was storing.
He asked Zuckerberg if he believed Facebook should allow the illegal online pharmacies to sell prescription drugs online, and Zuckerberg answered "no". And yet, for him to come out in public and say "Oh, yes, it was my fault".
Sputnik: Zuckerberg's talking about the fact that we shouldn't overregulate social media and other tech companies.
Watch CEO Facebook Mark Zuckerberg and Missouri Congressman Billy Long's exchange above, and don't miss the media mogul's reactions.
Zuckerberg repeatedly defended the company's practices, saying that users have control over their own data and decide what to share.
I think yes and no. Facebook is probably better at collecting so much data about everyone. The sessions also featured presentations from Facebook's researchers on privacy challenges, as well as ways the company might protect user data.
In an awkward exchange with Rep. Diana DeGette of Colorado, Zuckerberg said he did not know the details of two class-action lawsuits that Facebook had settled over privacy concerns related to data gathering techniques it has since changed.
"Facemash was a prank website that I launched in college - in my dorm room - before I started Facebook", he said. The main man himself also revealed that he wasn't immune to the Cambridge Analytica scandal, as his data was vacuumed like everyone else.
As he did on Tuesday, Zuckerberg made no further promises to support new legislation or change how the social network does business.
Even with all those almost incomprehensible amounts of money being thrown around, Facebook is still considered the "worst performer among big tech stocks", as its stock is down about 7 percent this year.
"The internet is growing in importance around the world in people's lives and I think that it is inevitable that there will need to be some regulation", he said. The House committee Chairman Greg Walden told reporters he would discuss with his committee holding similar hearings with other technology chief executives. He did not name specific companies.
Global Trust Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in Delta Air Lines in the fourth quarter valued at about $185,000. Nwq Investment Management Company Llc bought 121,062 shares as the company's stock declined 3.16% with the market.
An influential liberal organization is backing Cynthia Nixon over incumbent Andrew Cuomo in the race for NY governor. Nine states and the District of Columbia have legalized the recreational use of marijuana.
The Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that in Bihar , nearby 8.5 lakh toilets were constructed in Bihar in just seven days. They killed democracy & we will observe fast to bring their crime in front of the world.
The Yankees-Red Sox rivalry headlines Wednesday's slate of matches and Ben Steele offers up his best bets for tonight's action. Through 10 games, the team sits alone atop the AL East and shares the best record (9-1) in the league with the New York Mets.
As previously reported by the Inquisitr , Khloe Kardashian is stuck in Cleveland until after the birth of her daughter. She is due to give birth to her first child - Tristan's second - within days. "Wishing peace for everyone".
Roma suffocated Barcelona with high pressure, prompting the Catalan club to make a series of errant passes and turnovers. Defender Kostas Manolas scored the crucial third goal, heading in at the near post with eight minutes remaining.
However, with his hood up in the pictures, it is hard to confirm it is him or see what exactly happened between the two. Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson have found themselves at the centre of some nasty " cheating " speculation.
Seventy-five per cent of French people want Macron to suspend arms exports to Saudi Arabia and the UAE, a YouGov poll found. The move follows statements by Russian Federation and Syria who both said they wanted to facilitate a visit by inspectors.
Its e-bikes, which were unveiled a year ago in Washington DC, cost $2 (£1.40) for the first half-hour, then 7 cents per minute. The ride-hailing company on Monday said it bought Jump Bikes, a New York-based firm that operates in 40 United States cities.
Third-party fix services will not void your warranty — FTC
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BJP MLAs brother arrested in Unnao gang-rape case
But it also listed 14 horrific injuries - multiple abrasions near abdomen, buttocks, thighs, above and below knee joints and arms. In an apparent show-of-strength, Kuldeep Sengar, the rape accused BJP MLA from Unnao visited the SSP office in Lucknow .
Israel on Highest Alert as Iran Threatens to Attack
A human rights group says a missile attack on an air base in Syria has killed 14 people of various nationalities. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called the strike on the base a "very unsafe development".
Stocks of Rusal collapse 50% after United States sanctions
The London Metal Exchange aluminium spot price went from $1,967 per tonne on Friday morning to close at $2,155/t yesterday. Russia's currency also took a hit, with the dollar and euro rising to 59.81 and 73.42 against the rouble respectively.