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Data obtained by the AP shows Twitter suspended at least 58 million accounts in the last three months of 2017
July 17th, 2018  2:58 PM

Data obtained by the AP shows Twitter suspended at least 58 million accounts in the last three months of 2017

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July 16th, 2018  5:43 PM

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Report: SEC probes Facebook privacy issues
July 12th, 2018  4:03 PM

A report says the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Facebook adequately warned its investors about privacy lapses involving the data mining firm Cambridge Analytica

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Uganda protest over new social media tax turns violent
July 11th, 2018  10:13 AM

Uganda protest over new social media tax turns violent, with bullets and tear gas

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Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal
July 11th, 2018  8:38 AM

Facebook faces U.K. fine over its privacy scandal

Facebook faces UK fine over its data privacy scandal
Facebook faces U.K. fine over its privacy scandal
July 11th, 2018  12:29 AM

Facebook faces U.K. fine over its privacy scandal

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Facebook faces U.K. fine over its privacy scandal
July 11th, 2018  12:27 AM

Facebook faces U.K. fine over its privacy scandal

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Twitter's fake account purge drags stock lower
July 9th, 2018  5:49 PM

Twitter's fake account purge dragged its stock lower

Twitter's fake account purge drags stock lower
Iranian teen detained over Instagram dance videos
July 8th, 2018  5:24 AM

Iran has detained a teenage girl who posted dance videos on Instagram and attracted tens of thousands of followers

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India asks WhatsApp to prevent misuse after mob killings
July 4th, 2018  8:02 AM

India's government asks WhatsApp to act immediately to prevent misuse to spread rumors like those blamed for recent deadly mob attacks

India asks WhatsApp to prevent misuse after mob killings
White House uses Twitter account to push back at Democrats
July 3rd, 2018  5:36 PM

The White House is using its official Twitter handle to target Democratic lawmakers who have criticized President Donald Trump's immigration policies, drawing complaints that government resources are being used to undercut potential 2020 rivals

White House uses Twitter account to push back at Democrats
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July 3rd, 2018  3:36 PM

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Report: Federal Facebook probe now includes FBI, SEC
July 2nd, 2018  9:12 PM

Report: Federal Facebook probe now includes FBI, SEC

Report: Federal Facebook probe now includes FBI, SEC
California high court: Yelp can't be ordered to remove posts
July 2nd, 2018  2:45 PM

A divided California Supreme Court has ruled that online review site Yelp.com cannot be ordered to remove posts against a San Francisco law firm that a judge had determined were defamatory

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Facebook: 800K users may have had bug unblock blocked people
July 2nd, 2018  1:20 PM

Facebook says more than 800,000 users may have been affected by a bug that unblocked people they previously had blocked

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Do you really know what your kid's doing on that smartphone?
June 30th, 2018  10:35 AM

Connected, Mobile and Sneaky: Parents think they know what their kids are doing on their devices _ but do they really?

Do you really know what your kid's doing on that smartphone?
Saudi Arabia says Trump, King Salman talk about oil market 'stability'; no mention of 2 million barrels from Trump tweet
June 30th, 2018  8:48 AM

Saudi Arabia says Trump, King Salman talk about oil market 'stability'; no mention of 2 million barrels from Trump tweet

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UK lawmakers slam Facebook's evasive answers
June 29th, 2018  11:29 AM

The head the U.K. Parliament's media committee has sharply criticized Facebook for what it described as evasive behavior in answering questions on fake news.

UK lawmakers slam Facebook's evasive answers
Do you really know what your kid's doing on that device?
June 26th, 2018  9:09 AM

Connected, Mobile and Sneaky: Parents think they know what their kids are doing on their devices _ but do they really?

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Do you really know what your kid's doing on that smartphone?
June 26th, 2018  6:18 AM

Connected, Mobile and Sneaky: Parents think they know what their kids are doing on their devices _ but do they really?

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