A Facebook panel is seen during the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in Cannes, France, June 20, 2018. Photo: Reuters

German antitrust authorities restrict Facebook data use

  • Ruling means ‘Facebook will no longer be allowed to force its users to agree to the practically unrestricted collection and assigning of non-Facebook data’
  • Facebook says it will appeal the decision
Topic |   Facebook

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A Facebook panel is seen during the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, in Cannes, France, June 20, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Facebook at 15: Zuckerberg, privacy, fake news and China

  • The issue of how to stop the spread of false information while simultaneously providing a medium for free expression remains a central problem for Facebook
Topic |   Facebook

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Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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