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WhatsApp has been asked to withdraw changes to MeitY’s privacy

WhatsApp has been asked to withdraw changes to MeitY’s privacy policy

The Government of India has asked WhatsApp to withdraw the latest changes in the messaging app's privacy policy. Unilateral changes are not fair and acceptable.In a strongly worded letter to WhatsApp...

How to turn off tracking of off-Facebook activities

How to turn off tracking of off-Facebook activities

Is Facebook tracking your every move? The answer is partly yes. This is because the social networking giant wants to show you personalized and targeted ads. However, tracking your activity is not n...

According to Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, Parler could return to

According to Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, Parler could return to the App Store with reforms

Parler, the social network popular with conservatives, could make a return to Apple's App Store if it changes the way posts are moderated on the platform, tech giant's CEO Tim Cook said Sunday.Apple s...

Snapchat permanently bans Donald Trump’s account

Snapchat permanently bans Donald Trump’s account

The image-centric social network Snapchat said on Wednesday it had permanently banned US President Donald Trump from the platform as voices were raised against him to keep him off the internet stage.T...

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, says Donald Trump banned the

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, says Donald Trump banned the right decision

Jack Dorsey, chief executive of Twitter, said Wednesday that President Donald Trump's ban from his social media platform after last week's violence in the US Capitol was the "right decision," but said...

Investors are pushing for social media checks ahead of the

Investors are pushing for social media checks ahead of the inauguration in the US

Pension fund managers and religious investors on Friday asked top social media companies to step up content control efforts to lessen the threat of violence before US President-elect Joe Biden is inau...

WhatsApp is delaying the new privacy policy by three months

WhatsApp is delaying the new privacy policy by three months in the event of severe criticism

WhatsApp announced it was delaying the implementation of a new privacy policy by three months, which has suffered massive setbacks as tens of millions of its users switched from the platform to compet...

Facebook sees signs of future violence in connection with US

Facebook sees signs of future violence in connection with US presidential elections

Facebook has seen an increase in signals indicating possible future acts of violence in connection with efforts to challenge the result of the U.S. presidential election since the siege of the Capitol...

Facebook can face a broader watchdog campaign, says the EU

Facebook can face a broader watchdog campaign, says the EU court advisor

The adviser to the EU Supreme Court has made a recommendation that data protection authorities can take legal action against Facebook or another technology company in any EU country, even if their reg...

Facebook, Google News content payment laws are just the beginning:

Facebook, Google News content payment laws are just the beginning: ACCC

The Australian competition authority has warned that planned laws making the country the first country in the world to force Google and Facebook to pay for news content were likely just the beginning ...