Facebook's new privacy tools let you scrub your data, for real
29 March, 2018, 02:34 | Author: Sheri Evans
As part of the changes, Facebook says it has simplified the settings menu in its mobile app, which it claims will make privacy and data controls easier to find.
British-based Cambridge Analytica, closely tied with Stephen Bannon, former White House Chief Strategist under Donald Trump, had obtained access to the personal data of not just thousands of users who participated in Facebook polls, but also all of their friends' personal information.
"Most of these updates have been in the works for some time, but the events of the past several days underscore their importance", Facebook said Wednesday. The company says the new layout will streamline the settings into one location "instead of having settings spread across almost 20 different screens".
New privacy laws from the European Union will soon require data companies make it easy and clear for consumers to understand what the companies are collecting and how to delete it. Here you'll be able to view and delete anything you've shared to Facebook, such as posts, reactions, and things you've searched for. That decree required Facebook to provide users with notification when their data got accessed without explicit and direct permission. While the hardware wasn't expected to be available until the fall, the company had hoped to preview the devices at its developer conference in May, said the people, who asked not to be named discussing internal plans.
FACEBOOK FOUNDER MARK ZUCKERBERG appears to be quite happy discussing data privacy problems in the U.S. but isn't so keen to make the long-haul flight over the Atlantic to do the same in the UK.
On Tuesday, Cambridge Analytica whistelblower Christopher Wylie in a London court said that Congress might have taken services of the data mining and analysis company during elections.
Last Friday, the Ministry of Information and Technology issued a similar notice to Cambridge Analytica asking whether the firm collected data of Facebook's Indian users, and set a March 31 deadline to respond. Facebook says it is also adding "clearer explanations" about how its privacy controls work. Users will also be able to review what personal information they've shared and they will also have the option to delete it. "These updates are about transparency - not about gaining new rights to collect, use, or share data". She pointed out that in 2010, Zuckerberg said in the Washington Post that Facebook users needed simpler controls over their privacy and had promised then that Facebook would "add privacy controls that are much simpler to use".
Capel previously served as head coach at VCU and Oklahoma , taking both schools to the NCAA tournament during his tenure. Capel was not implicated in the investigation and found a landing spot at his alma mater.
Human Resources has also reached out to both Uber and Grab for their respective statements on the matter . They are also not sure if potential losses can be recovered or if there might be other lost opportunities.
The team seemed to click together even more smoothly when Cristian Pavon replaced Lo Celso later in the half. He could also be absent for Argentina's meeting with Spain at the Wanda Metropolitano on Tuesday night.
Production of hemp has soared since states have started to legalize cannabis , and its set to become a billion dollar industry. The Hemp Farming Act of 2018 would legalize hemp by removing it entirely from the federal controlled substances list.
The packages sent to Anacostia-Bolling and the naval warfare center did not contain explosives, according to CBS News. Officials at Fort McNair told NBC News the package they received tested positive for explosive black powder.
The bench issued notices to the union government and the attorney general on the petition filed by the woman, Sameena Begum. Khehar had said "we have taken a conscious decision to deal only with triple talaq and not polygamy or "nikah halala" .
The trip was not announced ahead of time in keeping with security procedures used for royal travel to Northern Ireland. The Royal Collection Trust has unveiled the official range of commemorative china celebrating the couple's wedding.
April is almost upon us, and that means another batch of free games for Xbox Live Gold members to download. The first will be a welcome sight for anyone with children or a particular love of Pixar: Cars 2 .
UK Prime Minister Theresa May blamed Russian Federation for "unlawful use of force" against her country. Britain expelled 23 Russians as a result and Moscow retaliated by expelling the same number of Britons.
Shah began by slamming the Siddaramaiah government and the Congress, and promising developments in the state under Yeddyurappa . Overall, this elections is going to be the next big thing and we are sure that everyone is looking for the cool winning.
Grab buys Uber's business in Southeast Asia
Uber declined to comment and Grab , which has an estimated valuation of about US$6 billion (RM23.5 billion), declined to comment. The latest deal with Grab means Uber is joining Didi and Japan's SoftBank Group Corp .as one of Grab's largest investors.
Jaguar and Waymo join forces to build driverless I-Pace
In the meantime, Uber has suspended its self-driving trials - and on Monday, Arizona revoked its licence to do so anyway. The i-Pace is itself an innovation for the Indian-owned, UK-based carmaker, being its first fully electric SUV.
Trump fires McMaster as NSA
Radio Free Asia (RFA) on Thursday , Bolton also expressed skepticism about Pyongyang's commitment to the planned summit. Bolton has been a vocal opponent of the administration's North Korea strategy, casting it as overly generous at best.
USA and South Korea agree exemption from Trump tariffs
This also does not affect South Korean automakers because they are now exporting no pick-up truck to the United States. In exchange it will be exempted from the United States steel tariffs , trade minister Kim Hyon-chong told reporters.
Apple To Unveil New Education Product At Lane Tech Event
Google has emerged as the education leader in the USA market, thanks largely to laptop computers running on its Chrome software. Apple's previous price cutting, along with software changes, have been followed by an improvement in iPad sales.
Vermont teacher accused of taking photos up student's skirt
In another message, married Zamora allegedly wrote: "If I could quit my job and (have sex with) you all day long, I would". The student reported the police that the contact began when Zamora started "flirting" with him on a classroom chat group.
Biff: ICC missed chance to lead over ball-tampering
He was filmed not only rubbing the ball with the dirtied tape but concealing the evidence down the front of his pants . Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft ball-tampering issue during third test against south Africa shocked cricket world.
Russia Slams UK Minister Over Hitler's Olympics Remarks
Even before the diplomatic crisis there were already fears that English fans could be targeted by violent Russian gangs. British diplomat Boris Johnson expressed concern Wednesday that Russia's hosting will be used as a propaganda tool.