Facebook has suspended ‘tens of thousands’ of apps over private data use

Facebook says it has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps suspected of hoarding private user data amid an investigation that it began last year

Facebook has suspended ‘tens of thousands’ of apps suspected of hoarding data

Facebook has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps connected to its platform which it suspects may be collecting large amounts of user profile data. That’s a sharp rise from the 400 apps flagged a year ago by the company’s investigation in the wake of Cambridge Analytica, a scandal that saw tens of millions of Facebook […]

Twitter now lets you play hide and seek with unwanted replies, but will it last?

Twitter could be getting ready to make conversations easier to manage. The test for the hide reply tool is now available in the U.S. and Japan, but there’s no word yet if the option will be a permanent part of the social network.

Facebook’s Zuckerberg just had a ‘constructive’ meeting with President Trump

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met President Trump at the White House on Thursday to discuss his company’s efforts to improve its handling of user data, among other issues. The meeting was described as “good [and] constructive.”