Facebook and Cambridge Analytica hit with first state lawsuit
An Illinois county is accusing the two of fraud for misusing private data.
Let’s stop pretending Facebook cares
It’s time to flip the script.
Tumblr confirms 84 Russian accounts were used to spread disinformation
The IRA-linked Tumblr users spread propaganda before the 2016 US elections.
Cambridge Analytica has commissioned a third-party audit
It will confirm whether the 50 million-user data set the company acquired in 2015 is gone.
Elon Musk pulls Tesla and SpaceX pages after #DeleteFacebook challenge
They don't appear to have been completely deleted, though.
Facebook already hit with four lawsuits over Cambridge Analytica (updated)
Three were filed by shareholders.
Sonos to temporarily pull ads from Facebook, Google and Twitter
It will donate its would-be ad money to a digital rights conference instead.
DOJ indicts nine Iranians for state-sponsored hacking effort
They've been indicted on seven federal crimes including conspiracy and computer fraud.
Craiglist blocks personal ads to protest anti sex-trafficking law
It wants to bring them back 'some day,' but can't under the current legal regime.