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Ben Thompson / Stratechery:
Senator Warren's proposal would create massive new problems, have significant unintended consequences, and not address the issues she is concerned about   —  Senator Elizabeth Warren deserves credit: I have been writing about antitrust, particularly in the context of Aggregation Theory …
Mar 12, 2019, 9:55 AMIn context
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Senator Warren's plan to curb the power of big tech, while addressing valid concerns, feels like a grandstanding populism without enough substance behind it   —  This isn't necessarily a big surprise, given that she's suggested this many times over the past few years, but 2020 Presidential …
Mar 8, 2019, 8:50 PMIn context
Mark Zuckerberg / Facebook:
A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking   —  My focus for the last couple of years has been understanding and addressing the biggest challenges facing Facebook.  This means taking positions on important issues concerning the future of the internet.  In this note, I'll outline our vision …
Mar 6, 2019, 9:40 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Facebook says it is exploring ways to address anti-vaccine misinformation including reducing or removing it from recommendations and demotion in search results   —  Facebook Inc., under pressure to reduce harmful, misleading and fake content, said it is exploring removing anti-vaccine information …
Feb 14, 2019, 2:25 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Feb 6, 2019, 7:05 PMIn context
Seb Joseph / Digiday:
Research firms: UK ad spending is expected to slow for Facebook and grow for TV in 2019 as TV ad sellers start providing better, online-like targeting tools   —  Ad budgets are flowing from Facebook back into TV in the U.K. But the inversion isn't solely due to how fed up brands are with the social network …
Jan 25, 2019, 6:25 AMIn context
Mark Zuckerberg:
Mark Zuckerberg says his challenge for 2019 is to host a series of public discussions about the future of technology in society   —  Every year I take on a personal challenge to learn something new.  I've built an AI for my home, run 365 miles, visited every US state, read 25 books, and learned Mandarin.
Jan 8, 2019, 2:55 PMIn context
Mark Zuckerberg:
Mark Zuckerberg posts a year-end overview on the issues that Facebook encountered in 2018 and its efforts to deal with them   —  For 2018, my personal challenge has been to focus on addressing some of the most important issues facing our community — whether that's preventing election interference …
Dec 28, 2018, 1:18 PMIn context
Kashmir Hill / Gizmodo:
Even with location tracking turned off, Facebook uses IP addresses, check-ins, and cities on profiles to approximate user locations for ads and other services   —  Aleksandra Korolova has turned off Facebook's access to her location in every way that she can.
Dec 19, 2018, 2:20 AMIn context
Elaine Edwards / The Irish Times:
EU watchdog: LinkedIn processed email addresses of 18M non-members and targeted them with advertising on Facebook without permission before GDPR became a law   —  Data Protection Commissioner audit says US company acted outside its remit  —  Social media network LinkedIn processed …
Nov 23, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context

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