Facebook expects up to $5 billion in FTC fines

What's the cost for Facebook's massive data privacy breach that's rocked the company in the past year? Facebook thinks it could be as much as $5 billion dollars. 

published on : 25th April 2019

Wall Street dips on mixed data

Wall Street edged lower after a choppy session on Tuesday. Investor concerns over mixed economic data and falling consumer discretionary stocks offset calming comments from the Federal Reserve. 

published on : 27th February 2019

New York governor takes aim at Facebook over data

Including health and other sensitive data, than had previously been known.

published on : 23rd February 2019

Internet 2018: News and privacy without 'Aadhaar'

  A round-up of this year's some of the biggest #databreaches and #fakenews sources that questioned an individual's #privacy and even at times threatened human life.

published on : 4th January 2019

Facebook delivers big earnings despite data breach scandal

Facebook produced another stellar earnings report in the first quarter on Wednesday, despite facing its biggest challenge ever from a major data breach scandal.

published on : 26th April 2018

Mark Zuckerberg unscathed but pressure on Facebook grows

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg emerged from 10 hours of questions over two days from nearly 100 U.S. lawmakers largely unscathed.

published on : 12th April 2018

Will ensure fair elections take place in India: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at US senate hearing

Testifying before US senators in the wake of Facebook's data breach scandal and foreign interference in election, Zuckerberg has told them that his company will do everything to ensure fair elections.

published on : 11th April 2018

Data on 87 million Facebook users shared with analytics firm Cambridge Analytica

It was also reported that Facebook was making changes to protect the user's personal information.

published on : 5th April 2018

Facebook saves extensive call and text data, users find after deleting their accouts

Facebook makes it difficult for users to delete their accounts, instead of pushing them towards “deactivation” of their account, which eventually leaves all personal data on the company’s servers.

published on : 26th March 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg promises changes after data scandal

Zuckerberg broke his silence on Wednesday, acknowledging his company made mistakes in handling data belonging to 50 million of its users and promising tougher step.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Data cheating scandal at Japan's Kobe Steel sets off safety scare

Japan's third-largest steelmaker is in crisis mode as a ballooning scandal over the quality of its products throws into question the safety of countless products from cars to space rockets. 

published on : 12th October 2017

Trump lashes out as states rebuff voter data request

President Trump blasting U.S. states who are refusing to submit voter data for a Trump White House probe into his unfounded claims of voter fraud in the 2016 elections. Alva French reports.

published on : 2nd July 2017