Facebook wanted users’ medical data for a research project
The project has been put on hold.
Read Mark Zuckerberg's media Q&A on data security
The transcript was published as part of Facebook’s “Hard Questions” series.
Europe proposes stricter privacy rules for messaging apps
WhatsApp, Facebook and Gmail would be subject to the same privacy rules as service providers.
German draft law would limit your data privacy rights
You often wouldn't have the right to know what information people are collecting about you.
EU approves stricter data-protection rules
The 'right to be forgotten' will be expanded to include all kinds of personal information.