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App developers are sending sensitive data to Facebook despite the social network's policies that prohibit them, according to a new report.
Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins calls for a federal privacy law, throwing a spear at internet companies who sell advertising
Cisco wants to lead the charge in common-sense privacy regulations. If it succeeds, it will be good for its business, and maybe everyone else's, too.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a global call for countries to come together to create new GDPR-style data privacy laws
Nadella hopes Europe, the US, and China will come together to form a "global standard."
Acxiom, a huge ad data broker, comes out in favor of Apple CEO Tim Cook’s quest to bring GDPR-like regulation to the United States
Acxiom, a huge data broker, said in a statement that it's already working with lawmakers on bringing data regulation to the US.
It's a major test of Europe's new privacy rules.
A German left-wing group tricked thousands of neo-Nazis into doxxing themselves with a ‘honeypot’ website
Neo-Nazis in Germany were recently tricked into providing their identities and personal information to a left-wing art collective, the Washington Post reports.
Facebook's privacy chief supports introducing European-style privacy laws in the US, raising the prospect of a decline in North American users, too.
Facebook is in the hot seat over its use of consumer data — so it’s looking for a high powered legal expert to make sure that it does...
Facebook is hiring a marketing counsel to advise on the company's advertising policies.
Democrats have reportedly drawn up plans to slap big tech firms with privacy laws similar to GDPR in the EU
In a document obtained by Axios, Democratic senator Mark Warner outlined ways of introducing more regulation for big tech companies in the US. Warner suggests that making laws similar to the EU's GDPR regulations could be one way of improving privacy rules.
Facebook has seen a decline in users for the first time in its history. Any decline is significant and bad news for a company generally considered to be a rocket ship of growth. But what should cause some alarm is where the decline happened — because it's only going to get worse.