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Facebook says users must accept targeted ads even under new EU law

18 April 2018, 11:24 AM

The EU law which takes effect, next month says companies will face fines if they collect or use personal information without permission.

Zuckerberg to face angry lawmakers as Facebook firestorm rages

9 April 2018, 11:24 AM

Amid a firestorm over Facebook’s data privacy scandal, Mark Zuckerberg appears before US lawmakers this week with mounting pressure for new regulations for social media platforms.

Primedia’s Mark Jakins resigns following sexual misconduct allegations

21 February 2018, 12:41 PM

In an interview on 702, Primedia Broadcasting CEO Omar Essack named former CCO Mark Jenkins as the executive, who resigned following sexual misconduct allegations and social media uproar.

China’s Weibo social media site suspends portals after reprimand

28 January 2018, 6:40 AM

China’s Sina Weibo was ordered to move several portals offline for a week after spreading obscene and wrongly oriented content, the internet watchdog said. The government has been tightening controls over internet content as part of efforts to maintain “social stability”, taking on “vulgar” and pornographic content as well as the unauthorized dissemination of news. […]

Facebook says it can’t guarantee social media is good for democracy

22 January 2018, 2:31 PM

Facebook Inc warned on Monday that it could offer no assurance that social media was on balance good for democracy.



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