Apr 30, 2018 06:28 PM IST
The Moneycontrol Graphic Spot: Part one of a three-part series on the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal.
- Apr 27, 2018 12:22 PM IST
Some states want a larger stake in GSTN, which is currently owned by the government and the private players jointly; the council will also finalise a simpler, single-stage return filing form to procedures for small businesses
- Apr 25, 2018 03:56 PM IST
Taking a tough stance against Cambridge Analytica's "cryptic response" to its first notice, the government has again sent notices to both the British data analytics firm and Facebook, confronting them with additional questions on potential misuse of data.
- Apr 24, 2018 10:22 PM IST
A spokesperson for the company said that while CA was focussed purely on the US market, its global arm SCL Elections handled other regions.
- Apr 18, 2018 04:59 PM IST
As per a leaked 49-page 'proposal' made in August 2017, which has now also found its way to the social media, Cambridge Analytics (CA) suggested using Facebook data for "influencing the voter intention".
- Apr 17, 2018 07:46 PM IST
Over the last few weeks, the US social networking giant has drawn intense criticism from users and governments globally over the data leak scandal that hit millions of users.
- Apr 17, 2018 07:27 PM IST
Nix had been recalled by the committee to testify tomorrow following testimony by whistleblower Christopher Wylie on the use of data by some 87 million Facebook users in the campaign for Donald Trump's presidential election.
- Apr 17, 2018 12:03 PM IST
Addressing the question about how it uses the collected data, Baser refuted that Facebook ever sells user data. He said, “I want to be clear: We don’t sell people’s data. Period.”
- Apr 12, 2018 06:59 PM IST
What if you have never had any Facebook account? Chances are it has information about you in that case too. Facebook creates profiles of its non-users, termed ‘shadow profile’
- Apr 12, 2018 02:22 PM IST
Zuckerberg, 33, also the founder of Facebook, acknowledged this during a Congressional hearing yesterday, his second in two days, on issues related on data privacy and security in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
- Apr 12, 2018 02:20 PM IST
Zuckerberg replied "yes" when asked if his personal data was included in the information sold to the "malicious third parties" by the lawmakers during a testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee yesterday.
- Apr 11, 2018 06:25 PM IST
After contradictory replies from the two companies on potential data breach of Indian users, the government now plans to seek additional clarification from them, according to sources.
- Apr 11, 2018 05:41 PM IST
Globally, about 87 million Facebook profiles, mostly from the US, have been affected by the scandal, according to Facebook
- Apr 10, 2018 10:18 PM IST
The company has been bogged down by one issue after another since whistleblower Christopher Wylie exposed Facebook’s involvement in a data mismanagement by political analytics firm Cambridge Analytica
- Apr 10, 2018 07:58 PM IST
Facebook will send a messsage to all its users, and an additional message to the 87 million users affected by the improper access to data
- Apr 09, 2018 05:38 PM IST
The US-based company will send a detailed message at the top of users' news feed, offering information on apps they use and the information they have shared with those apps.
- Apr 09, 2018 10:06 AM IST
Get ready to find out if your Facebook data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
- Apr 06, 2018 04:40 PM IST
EU spokesman Christian Wigand said today that EU Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova will have a telephone call with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg early next week to address the massive data leaks.
- Apr 06, 2018 01:26 PM IST
The company, which hit a peak valuation of USD 561 billion on February 2, hit a bottom patch of less than USD 442 billion following the data scandal
- Apr 05, 2018 05:28 PM IST
Analytica has been accused of harvesting personal information of over millions of Facebook users illegally to influence polls in several countries.
- Apr 05, 2018 02:21 PM IST
Zuckerberg, who co-founded Facebook in 2004, once again admitted the lapses and asked for another chance to lead the company.
- Apr 05, 2018 02:00 PM IST
CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook had not seen "any meaningful impact" on usage or ad sales since the scandal, although he added, "it's not good" if people are unhappy with the company.
- Apr 03, 2018 07:52 AM IST
Sources privy to the development said that Cambridge Analytica has now sought an additional time of one week to send its response to the notice issued by the Indian government.
- Apr 02, 2018 06:20 PM IST
The IT Ministry had, last month, shot off notices to social media giant Facebook as well as Cambridge Analytica on the data breach issue and the deadline for the British data analytics firm to respond to the notice was March 31. Facebook has time till April 7 to send its detailed reply on the matter.
- Mar 28, 2018 07:54 PM IST
In the notice, Facebook has been asked whether the website or any of the agencies utilising data have ever been engaged by any entity to manipulate Indian electoral processes.