Facebook found hosting masses of far right EU...
A multi-month hunt for political disinformation spreading on Facebook in Europe suggests there are concerted efforts to...
Facebook still a great place to amplify...
A study carried out by academics at Oxford University to investigate how junk news is being shared on social media in...
GDPR adtech complaints keep stacking up in Europe
It’s a year since Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force and leaky adtech is...
India to reportedly investigate Google over...
More than 95 percent of the smartphones that ship in India run Android operating system, according to industry...
When it comes to elections, Facebook moves slow,...
This week, Facebook invited a small group of journalists — which didn’t include TechCrunch — to look...
Facebook accused of blocking wider efforts to...
Facebook has been accused of blocking the ability of independent researchers to effectively study how political...
EU gov’t and public health sites lousy with...
A study of tracking cookies running on government and public sector health websites in the European Union has found...
UK asks competition watchdog to put adtech market...
The UK government has written to the country’s competition authority to ask the watchdog to respond to concerns...
Facebook refuses to disclose “chuck Chequers”...
Facebook has refused to provide the British parliament with the names of individuals behind a shadowy network backing...
LinkedIn forced to ‘pause’ mentioned in the...
LinkedIn has been forced to ‘pause’ a feature in Europe in which the platform emails members’...
Twitter names first international markets to get...
Twitter has announced it’s expanding checks on political advertisers outside the U.S. to also cover Australia,...
What business leaders can learn from Jeff...
Joel Wallenstrom Contributor Joel Wallenstrom is president and chief executive of Wickr, a secure communications...
Facebook urged to offer an API for political ad...
Facebook has been called upon to provide good faith researchers with an API to enable them to study how political ads...
Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for...
The German Federal Cartel Office’s decision to order Facebook to change how it processes users’...
Online platforms still not clear enough about...
In its latest monitoring report of a voluntary Code of Conduct on illegal hate speech, which platforms including...
Facebook, Google and Twitter told to do more to...
A first batch of monthly progress reports from tech giants and advertising companies on what they’re doing to...
Has the fight over privacy changed at all in
Few issues divide the tech community quite like privacy. Much of Silicon Valley’s wealth has been built on...
Most Facebook users still in the dark about its...
A study by the Pew Research Center suggests most Facebook users are still in the dark about how the company tracks and...
Facebook is launching political ad checks in...
Facebook is launching some of its self-styled ‘election security’ initiatives into more markets in the...
Advisor to Europe’s top court favors regional...
Google will be cheered by the view of an influential advisor to Europe’s top court vis-a-vis the territorial...