Meta brings a new feature for Facebook and it is called the “Privacy Center” that can control many security and privacy settings in the platform. It brings control over Meta’s apps but mainly resides on Facebook as a limited feature for now. Only a limited number of users get to try it first, but Meta […]

PARIS — French data regulator the CNIL is set to fine Google €150 million and Facebook €60 million for violating EU privacy rules. According to a document seen by POLITICO, the CNIL will fine Google’s United States and Irish operations €90 million and €60 million respectively, and Facebook’s Irish arm €60 million for failing to […]

When you watch a magician wave his right hand in a flourish, keep an eye on his left, because that’s usually where the real action is. This lesson is certainly true of Facebook’s own recent “magical” flourishes. First, Facebook unveiled a new name — Meta Platforms FB, -1.12% — as part of its project to […]

Facing intense scrutiny over users’ data privacy the world over, Meta (formerly Facebook) has announced several new controls designed to give users and businesses the ability to tailor their News Feed experience on the social media platform. The company also plans to collaborate with third-party partners to develop a brand suitability verification tool for News […]

Messaging platform WhatsApp is updating its privateness coverage with new particulars after Irish regulators ordered the service to pay a document $267 million for violating the European Union’s knowledge privateness guidelines, the Related Press reported. The app’s privateness coverage will likely be reconfigured beginning Monday, whereas European customers will likely be flagged concerning the modifications […]

Tim Prepare dinner, chief govt officer of Apple Inc., speaks throughout the Apple Worldwide Builders Convention (WWDC) in San Jose, California, U.S., on Monday, June 4, 2018.  David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Pictures The impression of Apple’s privateness change in April is starting to point out up on the steadiness sheets of different […]

A metaverse largely run by Fb—sorry, Meta—doesn’t sound like enjoyable to me. With Fb’s ambitions to create {hardware} and different know-how for the so-called metaverse, it means extra sensors in individuals’s properties, gathering huge quantities of information. You’re then trusting Fb to maintain information personal. At a time when many are transferring to delete Fb—or at the least […]

Enlarge / Fb/Meta needs its metaverse to be on the middle of practically all the things, together with work. Fb/Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s imaginative and prescient of the digital reality-fueled future may convey new privateness dangers to our properties and workplaces, Fb whistleblower Frances Haugen stated. Final month, Zuckerberg introduced that he would focus his […]

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