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Facebook understood how dangerous the Trump-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica could be much earlier than it previously said. Here’s everythin...
Ever since it was revealed in 2018, Facebook has been facing the repercussions of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.
Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony are taking a stand on ‘loot boxes’ by forcing new games to disclose their odds
The gaming industry has decided to self-regulate the sale of loot boxes by sharing the odds of receiving rare items in advance.
Mark Zuckerberg, who is under fire for Facebook’s dominance, is getting roasted for recommending a book about an inventor who drives his rivals ...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recommends "The Last Days Of Night," a book about Thomas Edison and his fight to protect his electricity monopoly.
US regulators are talking to founders of companies Facebook acquired as part of the government’s new antitrust probe
The Federal Trade Commission is trying to figure out if Facebook engaged in anticompetitive behavior.
Under its deal with the FTC, Facebook's CEO wasn't held accountable or even interviewed. And the company can keep on collecting user data.
After a major hack in 2017 exposed the data of over 147 million Americans, Equifax is on track to pay out hundreds of millions in a settlement.
The FTC worried that if it insisted on interviewing Zuckerberg, Facebook would have forced it to go to court
The agency felt it already had the information it needed and insisting on an interview would have delayed a resolution, its enforcement director said.
Facebook was just slapped with a record-setting $5 billion fine for mishandling user data, but those users won’t see a penny. Here’s where...
Facebook's record-setting $5 billion fine from the Federal Trade Commission is going straight to the US Treasury Department.
Alongside a $5 billion fine, the US government just imposed a bunch of restrictions on what Facebook can and can’t do: Here’s the full lis...
The Federal Trade Commission just fined Facebook $5 billion, but the restrictions being imposed on the social-media giant may be even more important.
Facebook’s record-setting $5 billion FTC fine was reportedly going to be tens of billions of dollars, and would’ve held Mark Zuckerberg pe...
The Federal Trade Commission was reportedly planning to fine Facebook much, much more than $5 billion.