Facebook must face class-action lawsuit over facial recognition: report

A federal judge allowed a class-action lawsuit against Facebook Inc. to proceed Monday, according to a Reuters report. The suit challenges the social-network giant over its gathering of facial recog.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

Facebook to face class action over facial recognition

A U.S. federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission.      &nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 17th, 2018

Facebook could have to pay "billions" in damages in class action lawsuit over facial recognition (FB)

Reuters/Leah Millis Facebook faces a class-action lawsuit over its use of facial recognition technology to tag people in photos. The decision by a US district judge means the company could be sued by millions of US users......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Fresh trouble for FB: US judge demands class action over facial recognition

The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Facebook has dropped its plans to issue nonvoting shares days before Mark Zuckerberg"s planned testimony (FB)

Getty Facebook has dropped its plan to create a class of non-voting shares in the face of a class action lawsuit brought by investors. The decision means t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 22nd, 2017

Facebook wants to save your face. Should you say yes to facial recognition?

After Cambridge Analytica, privacy experts say consumers should think twice before giving Facebook p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 19th, 2018

Apple Likely to Face Class-Action Lawsuit for iPhone Issue

Apple Likely to Face Class-Action Lawsuit for iPhone Issue.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 29th, 2018

Facebook Did Nothing to Stop Cambridge Analytica Data Breaches, New Class-Action Federal Lawsuit Claims

The social media giant is accused of inaction when users' data was surreptitiously breached in 2014......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 21st, 2018

Facebook hit with class-action lawsuit by investor

Facebook has been hit with a class-action lawsuit by a shareholder claiming the social media giant made “false and misleading” statements.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 21st, 2018

A Facebook shareholder launched a lawsuit against the social network over the Cambridge Analytica scandal

David Ramos/Getty Images A Facebook shareholder is suing the company for allegedly misleading investors. The suit is seeking class action status. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2018

Facebook settles class action lawsuit over IPO for $35M, Reuters reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 27th, 2018

Facebook reaches a $35 million settlement for class-action lawsuit over its 2012 IPO (FB)

Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg reached a $35 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit brought on by shareholders. The shareholders claimed that Facebook had been hidin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2018

Facebook settles lawsuit over 2012 IPO for $35 million

Facebook Inc and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg have reached a $35 million settlement of class-action litigation accusing them of hiding worries about the social media company's growth prior to its May 2012 initial public offering......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 26th, 2018

Class-Action Lawsuit and Bad Publicity Can"t Scare Off Guru From GE Stock

Guru investor Mario Gabelli says the stock will be in the $20s in two yearsCheck out Mario Gabelli Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Mario Gabelli (Updated on 01/30/2018)Related Stocks: GE,.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 31st, 2018

T-Mobile, Amazon among those accused of using Facebook ads to exclude older Americans from jobs

A class action lawsuit against 13 companies takes issue with the targeting of ads by age and demographics and contends that the ubiquitous online practice is preventing older candidates from finding work......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 20th, 2017

Facebook ads targeting younger workers discriminate against older workers, lawsuit alleges

The lawsuit filed by the CWA and its members is seeking class action status to represent all Facebook users 40 or older who may have been denied the chance to hear about job opportunities.      &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 20th, 2017

Now you can tell Facebook to ignore your face

Worried about someone using Facebook's facial recognition technology to replace their profile picture with your face? Now there's a setting for that......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 20th, 2017

Facebook just added a simple "on/off switch" for its facial recognition features (FB)

Facebook Facebook introduced new facial recognition features on Tuesday. Moving forward, you should now get a notification if someone tries to use a photo with your face as their profile picture. There wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 19th, 2017

Facebook wants your face data — in the name of privacy, it says

Facebook will let you know when someone posts a photo of you — even if you aren't tagged in it — becoming the latest tech giant to add more facial recognition technology into users' everyday lives......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 19th, 2017

Apple disputes Bloomberg report that it reduced Face ID accuracy

(Reuters) - Apple Inc disputed a report by Bloomberg News on Wednesday that it recently allowed suppliers to reduce the accuracy of the iPhone X's facial recognition system to speed output of the phone......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2017

LuLaRoe is facing a class-action lawsuit from consultants who call it a "pyramid scheme"

Facebook/LuLaRoe Four plaintiffs have filed a class-action law suit against LuLaRoe, sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017