Zuckerberg defends Facebook users' right to be wrong – even Holocaust deniers

Zuckerberg defends Facebook users’ right to be wrong – even Holocaust deniers

CEO explains decision not to censor conspiracy theories but says the platform will try to ‘reduce distribution of content’ Mark Zuckerberg defended the rights of Facebook users to publish Holocaust denial posts, saying he didn’t “think that they’re intentionally getting it wrong”. In an interview with Recode published on Wednesday, the CEO also explained Facebook’s… Continue reading Zuckerberg defends Facebook users’ right to be wrong – even Holocaust deniers

say experts · The EU fining Google over Android is too little · too late

The EU fining Google over Android is too little, too late, say experts

Industry analysts fear action against anti-competitive behaviour will punish consumers more than Google The European commission has fined Google £3.8bn for anti-competitive behaviour regarding its Android mobile operating system. It’s looking to force the company to cede some control, but is it too little too late? The record fine is not to be dismissed, but… Continue reading The EU fining Google over Android is too little, too late, say experts

say experts · The EU fining Google over Android is too little · too late

The EU fining Google over Android is too little, too late, say experts

Industry analysts fear action against anti-competitive behaviour will punish consumers more than Google The European commission has fined Google £3.8bn for anti-competitive behaviour regarding its Android mobile operating system. It’s looking to force the company to cede some control, but is it too little too late? The record fine is not to be dismissed, but… Continue reading The EU fining Google over Android is too little, too late, say experts

Elon Musk apologises for calling Thai cave rescuer a 'pedo'

Elon Musk apologises for calling Thai cave rescuer a ‘pedo’

Tesla billionaire says his remarks about Briton Vernon Unsworth were unjustified The tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has apologised to a Briton who helped to rescue a group of boys and their football coach from a cave in Thailand last week, after calling him a “pedo” on Twitter. Vernon Unsworth had said he was considering legal… Continue reading Elon Musk apologises for calling Thai cave rescuer a ‘pedo’

Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia · says MP

Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia, says MP

Damian Collins questions whether Russians used knowledge to run US election ads Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica was accessed from Russia, an MP has said. Damian Collins, who is leading a parliamentary inquiry into fake news, told CNN that the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) had found evidence that files were accessed from Russia and… Continue reading Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia, says MP

Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia · says MP

Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia, says MP

Damian Collins questions whether Russians used knowledge to run US election ads Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica was accessed from Russia, an MP has said. Damian Collins, who is leading a parliamentary inquiry into fake news, told CNN that the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) had found evidence that files were accessed from Russia and… Continue reading Facebook data gathered by Cambridge Analytica accessed from Russia, says MP

Tesla investors demand Elon Musk apologize for calling Thailand diver 'pedo'

Tesla investors demand Elon Musk apologize for calling Thailand diver ‘pedo’

Tesla CEO called immature after attacking Vernon Unsworth, who rescued trapped children Tesla investors have demanded an apology from CEO Elon Musk after he lashed out at a British cave diver who rescued children in Thailand. Musk’s posts on Twitter sparked backlash from shareholders and Silicon Valley analysts, who called his behavior immature and an… Continue reading Tesla investors demand Elon Musk apologize for calling Thailand diver ‘pedo’