Facebook"s face recognition setting missing for some, Consumer Reports says

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMay 21st, 2019

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

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 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

When a stranger takes your face: Facebook’s failed crackdown on fakes

Facial-recognition technology, which Facebook has pitched as the fix to its fake account problem, is much less effective than the social media giant advertised......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2018

Tesla Slides After Consumer Reports Warns Of Model 3 "Braking, Controls, & Ride Quality Issues"

It was all looking up for Elon Musk this morning. Once again, just as his company's stock looked set to face up to reality, he spewed some new headline-making smoke with mirrors and the stoc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 21st, 2018

Facebook’s Push for Facial Recognition Prompts Privacy Alarms

Facebook is working to spread its face-matching tools even as it faces heightened scrutiny from regulators and legislators in Europe and North America......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 9th, 2018

Unilever sales disappoint as prices remain under pressure

Consumer goods multinational Unilever reports lower than expected second-quarter sales, setting a downbeat tone for the sector. Francis Maguire reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Facebook Setting Up "Innovation Hub" in China in Bid to Boost Presence

Facebook Inc. said Tuesday it would set up an innovation hub in China to groom and support the nation’s developers and startups, the latest in a series of steps aimed at expanding its presence in the world’s largest consumer market......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 24th, 2018

Facebook, Twitter fall as they face U.S. Congress

Shares of Facebook and Twitter fell as their top executives testified before the U.S. Congress, defending the companies against, what lawmakers see as, a failure to combat continuing foreign efforts to influence U.S. politics. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 5th, 2018

Facebook could face EU sanctions if it doesn’t change its terms of service

Facebook could face sanctions for not complying with the European Union’s consumer rules, according to a report from Reuters today......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 20th, 2018

Facebook and Twitter must comply with EU consumer rules or face sanctions

Facebook and Twitter face sanctions unless they comply with European consumer rules by the end of the year, the EU said as its regulators continue to their crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy concerns......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2018

EU says Facebook must comply with consumer rules by year-end, Reuters reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 20th, 2018

Google and Facebook Face Privacy Battle

Google and Facebook Face Privacy Battle The US administration called Tuesday for public comments on a “new approach to consumer data privacy” that could trigger fresh regulations of internet companies like.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 27th, 2018

Saudis face business backlash over missing journalist

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is among the firms to suspend or cancel Saudi projects following the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Google and Facebook Face European Vexation

Consumer advocates in Brussels accused Alphabet’s Google of violating EU privacy laws for the way it tracks users’ location data, while Facebook in Britain faced ire about Russian activity on the network......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 29th, 2018

10 Sunday Morning Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • When Are Holiday Sales Too Good to Be True? (Consumer Reports) • Memo from a ‘Facebook nation’ to Mark Zuckerberg: You moved fast and broke our country. (Recode) see al.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 9th, 2018

The flight path for drones unveiled at CES

Drone makers at CES are setting their flight path away from consumer toys and on to businesses willing to shell out for flying robots. Jane Lanhee Lee reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 9th, 2019

German cartel office concerned by reports Facebook to merge apps

Facebook's reported plans to merge the infrastructure of its Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram services would, if implemented, face antitrust scrutiny in Germany, the head of the Federal Cartel Office said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Facebook may face multi-billion-dollar FTC fine in privacy probe: report

Facebook Inc. could end up paying a record-setting fine as it negotiat.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

LaCroix sparkling water mystery reveals regulation gaps, Consumer Reports says

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall1 hr. 26 min. ago