Facebook denies UK allegations after Six4Three document dump (page 2)

Today, documents released by the UK Parliament provided a largely unprecedented, firsthand look inside Facebook. In the documents, executives can be seen responding to the threat of competitors, debating how to handle users’ data, and discussing major changes to its business model. In all, the cache shows a fact about Facebook that’s widely understood, but only occasionally detailed: its decisions have tremendous consequences for businesses that rely on it. The documents are shedding new light on Facebook’s market power, and some experts and lawmakers are already accusing the company of breaking anti-monopoly law through its aggressive control of its platform. In the documents, companies can be seen pleading with executives after the... Continue reading…

Facebook denies UK allegations after Six4Three document dump

Facebook has seen almost no end to public scrutiny since the Cambridge Analytica scandal. It comes as no surprise that revelations and criticisms leveled at the social media titan in recent ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Techspot

Facebook fends off new anti-monopoly questions after UK email release

Today, documents released by the UK Parliament provided a largely unprecedented, firsthand look inside Facebook. In the documents, executives can be seen responding to the threat ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from The Verge

Facebook’s internal documents show its ruthlessness

As expected, the UK Parliament has released a set of internal Facebook emails that were seized as part of its investigation into the company's data privacy practices. The 250-page ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Engadget

Facebook gave data on user's friends to certain companies: documents

Facebook Inc let some companies, including Netflix and Airbnb, access users' lists of friends after it cut off that data for most other apps around 2015, according to documents released on ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Reuters Technology

Facebook defends policies following massive document dump

Facebook once again found itself on the defensive after a British parliamentary committee released a number of internal emails and documents on Wednesday showing that the social media ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Engadget

Mark Zuckerberg dismissed the risks of sharing user data

As Facebook continues to face scrutiny over its privacy practices following the Cambridge Analytica debacle, ongoing investigations into the company are giving us a look at what kind ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Engadget

Facebook also let dating apps have further access to Graph API back in 2015

UK MP releases 250 pages of materials obtained as part of Six4Three debacle.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Arstechnica

Facebook gave preferential data access to certain companies: documents

Facebook Inc gave some companies, including Netflix and Airbnb, preferential access to user data in 2015 as it limited services for most others, according to company emails and presentations ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Reuters Technology

Facebook gave Lyft and others special access to user data

Since the Cambridge Analytica revelations came to light earlier this year, there's been quite a bit of scrutiny on what companies Facebook has given user data to. And now, documents ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Engadget

Documents show Facebook gave preferential access to data to certain companies

Facebook Inc gave certain companies, including Netflix and Airbnb, preferential access to user data, according to the company's internal documents released by a British lawmaker.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Reuters Technology

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