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Facebook’s EU regulator says WhatsApp yet to resolve data sharing issue

Facebook’s EU regulator says WhatsApp yet to resolve data sharing issue

DUBLIN (Reuters) – WhatsApp has still not brought forward proposals to address EU regulators’ concerns over the messaging service’s sharing of user data with parent company Facebook, Facebook’s European regulator said on Wednesday. The popular messaging service changed its privacy policy over a year ago to start sharing users’ phone numbers and other information with [...]

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Google’s shopping rivals call for action from EU antitrust watchdog

Google’s shopping rivals call for action from EU antitrust watchdog

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Google competitors have called for further action by European Union antitrust regulators to ensure the Alphabet-owned firm treats rivals offering shopping services equally. Last year, Google said it would allow competitors to bid for ads at the top of a search page, giving them the chance to compete on equal terms, after [...]

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Facebook expands presence in jobs market

Facebook expands presence in jobs market

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it was expanding the jobs section on its social network, as it looks to compete in a market dominated by Microsoft Corp’s LinkedIn. The expansion marks the tool’s international rollout a year after it was launched in the United States and Canada. The tool will now be available [...]

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