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Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen and other prominent whistleblowers have renewed calls for Facebook to release a long-awaited report on its impact in India, alleging the company is purposely obscuring human rights concerns. More than 20 organizations on Wednesday joined whistleblowers Frances Haugen and Sophie Zhang, as well as former Facebook vice-president Brian Boland, to […]

A 3D printed Facebook’s new rebrand logo Meta and Facebook logo are placed on laptop keyboard in this illustration taken on November 2, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Jan 13 (Reuters) – Facebook owner Meta Platforms said on Thursday it would “assess the feasibility” of commissioning an independent human rights assessment into its work in Ethiopia, […]

GAFA is an acronym that refers collectively to Google LLC; Apple Inc.; Facebook Inc., which recently renamed itself Meta Platforms Inc.; and Inc. These U.S.-based information technology (IT) giants also are known as “platformers” because they provide online platforms for internet search, electronic commerce and social media, among other functions. Few people today are […]