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As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to step up

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to step up.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMar 22nd, 2018

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to ‘step up’

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg vowed Wednesday to “step up” to fix problems at the social media giant, as it fights a snowballing scandal over the hijacking of personal data from millions of its users. “We have a responsibility to protect your data, and if we can’t then we don’t deserve to serve you,” [...] The post As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to ‘step up’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to step up

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to step up.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

After Facebook data scandal, Zuckerberg vows to step up

SAN FRANCISCO, USA (UPDATED) – Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg vowed Wednesday, March 21, to "step up" to fix problems at the social media giant, as it fights a snowballing scandal over the hijacking of personal data from millions of its users. "We have a responsibility to protect your data, and if we can't ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Admits Mistakes in Data Leak Scandal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted on Wednesday that his company has made mistakes in a data leak that caused grave concern about user privacy possibly abused for political purposes. “We also made mistakes, there’s more to do, and we need to step up and do it,” he said in a statement. Facebook has been plunged […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 26th, 2018

Cayetano meets Wang, BDO on Osmeña, Zuckerberg on Cambridge Analytica | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippines and China say the two countries will cautiously proceed with discussions on joint oil and gas exploration in the South China Sea.  BDO Unibank Incorporated denies allegations by Cebu City Mayor Tommy Osmeña that it bribed Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre.  Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg vows to 'step up' ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

Several Facebook investors back proposal to oust Zuckerberg as chairman

MANILA, Philippines – Several investors have joined a proposal to oust Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg as chairman, Wednesday, October 17, US time.  The move comes after what has been the most challenging months for the social media giant, which saw it dealing with the Cambridge Analytica scandal , ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

EU lawmakers push for cybersecurity, data audit of Facebook

BRUSSELS --- European Union lawmakers appear set this month to demand audits of Facebook by Europe's cybersecurity agency and data protection authority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. A draft resolution submitted Thursday to the EU Parliament's civil liberties and justice committee urged Facebook to accept "a full and independent audit of its platform investigating data protection and security of personal data." The assembly summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in May to testify about allegations that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica used the data of millions of Facebook users to target voters during political campaigns, including the one that brou...Keep on reading: EU lawmakers push for cybersecurity, data audit of Facebook.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018

Facebook sets up China subsidiary

BEIJING, China – Facebook has opened a subsidiary in mainland China, records show, a long-awaited step for the social networking giant and its Mandarin-speaking founder Mark Zuckerberg. The company, called Lianshu Science & Technology (Hangzhou), was established on July 18 with $30 million of registered capital, according to China's corporate record ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 24th, 2018

Zuckerberg testimony to EU Parliament to be livestreamed

MANILA, Philippines – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg agreed to a change in his testimony regarding the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal to the European Parliament, with the change allowing for livestreaming of the proceedings happening Tuesday, May 22 (May 23, Manila time).  Facebook earlier admitted up to 2.7 million people in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2018

Zuckerberg heads to Europe amid data protection scandal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet with leaders of the European parliament in a closed-door meeting next Tuesday about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company. Even though his visit had been announced, it was left unclear exactly when Zuckerberg would visit the European Union legislature. The EU and British parliaments have been calling for Zuckerberg to appear before them for weeks ever since it emerged that a company, political consultants Cambridge Analytica, had been allowed to misuse the data of millions of Facebook users. The EU meeting however is set to be private with the leaders of the political groups and a justice and civil rights expert. Man...Keep on reading: Zuckerberg heads to Europe amid data protection scandal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service

SAN JOSE, USA – Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday, May 1, the world's largest social network will soon include a new dating feature – while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Zuckerberg unveiled the plans as he addressed Facebook's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service

SAN JOSÉ, UNITED STATES — Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world’s largest social network will soon include a new dating feature — while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Zuckerberg unveiled the plans as he addressed Facebook’s annual F8 developers conference in San […] The post Mark Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service

San José, United States — Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world’s largest social network will soon include a new dating feature — while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Zuckerberg unveiled the plans as he addressed Facebook’s annual F8 developers conference in San […] The post Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service

SAN JOSE: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world’s largest social network will soon include a new dating feature — while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Zuckerberg unveiled the plans as he addressed Facebook’s annual F8 developers conference in San Jose, California — [...] The post Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service

SAN JOS, United States --- Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world's largest social network will soon include a new dating feature -- while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Zuckerberg unveiled the plans as he addressed Facebook's annual developers conference in San Jose, California -- emphasizing that the focus would be on helping people find long-term partners. "This is going to be for building real, long-term relationships, not just hook-ups," Zuckerberg said in presenting the new feature, noting that one in three marriages in the United States start online -- and that some 200 million Facebo...Keep on reading: Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Zuckerberg Under Pressure to Face EU Lawmakers Over Data Scandal

Facebook Inc’s Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg came under pressure from EU lawmakers on Wednesday to come to Europe and shed light on the data breach involving Cambridge Analytica that affected nearly three million Europeans. The world’s largest social network is under fire worldwide after information about nearly 87 million users wrongly ended up in the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

NPC Opens Probe on Facebook

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is opening an investigation on Facebook following Mark Zuckerberg’s admission of the company’s faults in the Cambridge Analytica data scandal that affected Filipino Facebook users. In a formal letter addressed to Zuckerberg, the NPC is requiring Facebook to submit a number of documents relevant to the case, to establish the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Cybersecurity roundup: April 8 to April 14, 2018

With a busy week for Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook and their related data privacy scandal, it's important to remember that it's not just the social media giant causing problems.  Russia is on its way to blocking privacy-focused messaging app Telegram, while hackers are masking their malware as fake updates for legitimate ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 14th, 2018

PH privacy commission to probe Facebook after data scandal

MANILA, Philippines – The National Privacy Commission (NPC) said on Friday, April 13, that it will conduct its own investigation into Facebook after more than a million  Filipino users  may have had their Facebook information improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica. The NPC, in a letter addressed to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, required the social ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

PH privacy commission launches probe on Facebook data leak

THE National Privacy Commission (NPC) launched a formal investigation on Faceboook following Mark Zuckerberg’s admission of the company’s faults in the Cambridge Analytica data scandal that has affected Filipino Facebook users. In a formal letter addressed to Zuckerberg, the NPC is requiring Facebook to submit a number of documents relevant to the case, to establish [...] The post PH privacy commission launches probe on Facebook data leak appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018