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Who’s tracking you? Facebook users to get more control over data

Who’s tracking you? Facebook users to get more control over data

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that the social network gathers from their browsing habits on other websites and apps. The company defines the data, for example when a clothing website shares information with Facebook on browsing activity of [...]

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Facebook’s Libra faces EU antitrust probe: Bloomberg

Facebook’s Libra faces EU antitrust probe: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) proposed digital currency Libra faces anti-trust probe by European Union regulators, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a document seen by the organization. The European Commission is “currently investigating potential anti-competitive behavior” related to Libra amid concerns that the proposed payment system would unfairly shut out rivals, said the report. (bloom.bg/2MtdtBd) [...]

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U.S. conservatives say Facebook needs ‘significant work’ to address concerns: former senator

U.S. conservatives say Facebook needs ‘significant work’ to address concerns: former senator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A review by a former Republican U.S. senator concludes that political conservatives believe Facebook Inc needs to do “significant work” to satisfy their concerns that the social media website is biased, describing policies and examples that they found problematic without laying out evidence of systemic partisanship. The report by former Senator Jon [...]

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