Large-scale polls show low level of trust in Facebook privacy as firm apologizes with full-page ads

Facebook CEO Mark¬†Zuckerberg has run full-page newspaper ads apologizing for the privacy breach that allowed a researcher to collect user data that was later used by Cambridge Analytica to help elect Trump. Fallout so far has included investigations in the US and UK, lawsuits and a petition. The ads were run in the¬†Washington Post, New […]

Facebook’s attempted ‘revenge porn’ solution: Trust us with your nude pics

Social networking giant Facebook is trialing a unique and likely controversial solution for the internet’s "revenge porn" problem — asking some users to send themselves their own naked images via Facebook Messenger, so the company’s algorithms can anonymously scan and block sharing of those pics in the future. AppleInsider – Frontpage News