Facebook has been reeling ever since Christopher Wylie of Cambridge Analytica came forward to talk about how his company has been using Facebook data it received from an academic researcher who scraped it all together with a single third-party Facebook app.
The episode has sparked questions over privacy on the social media platform, and led to calls for tough new regulation. It also said Facebook has been hesitant to engage with Myanmar organizations to address the hate speech problem systematically and that the company had lacked transparency in responding to the issue.
Messenger, which allows users to chat amongst themselves, became a point of interest this week after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company had "detected" that "sensational messages" were being sent via Messenger in Myanmar.
"The first thing we're doing is we're going after fake accounts".
The letter dated Thursday charged that Facebook did not have enough in-house Myanmar-language monitors and said it was hard to quickly bring Facebook's attention to escalating situations that could trigger bloodshed.
Facebook has been heavily criticised after admitting 87 million Facebook users may have had their data harvested by Cambridge Analytica, the data firm that worked with the Trump campaign during the 2016 election.
Zuckerberg said on Friday that he also wanted to shed more light on "issue ads", or ads that discuss a political subject but do not directly relate to an election or a candidacy. They gave us assurances and it wasn't until other people told us it wasn't true, ' she said.
Facebook's data policy - which was updated on Wednesday - states that it collects "the content, communications and other information you provide when you ... message or communicate with others".
Sandberg explained that Cambridge Analytica assured them the user data had all been deleted (it had not), and that Facebook trusted them.
According to the Giants, this is only the 33rd home field rainout the team has experienced in 60 years of play in San Francisco. The makeup game will start at 1 p.m. with the scheduled game for that day pushed back to a 7 p.m. start.
It is a great option for franchises to have mid-season trading. "I don't see any problem", Jayawardene said. To get going in the tournament, Rohit Sharma can target Chennai Super Kings' bowling in the first game.
Scotland Yard issued a statement of GRU ex-Colonel Sergei Skripal's daughter Yulia , one of the victims of the poisoning attack. In response, the British ambassador Karen Pierce said she would take no lectures from Moscow and would "stick to the facts".
The claims appeared to come as a surprise to Pogba, who tweeted afterwards, "Say what?" But, he knows as well I am a top manager. I never speak with him, so his opinion [about me], I don't know - maybe Ibra [Ibrahimovic] explained many things about me .
The Nipawin Hawks were scheduled to play the team Friday night, but confirmed that the game has been cancelled due to the crash. RCMP said traffic was expected to be blocked for several hours and drivers can expect lengthy delays.
Trade Representative announced Tuesday it is planning to impose 25 percent tariffs on 1,300 Chinese goods worth $50 billion. President Donald Trump and his administration are considering tariffs on an additional $100 billion in Chinese imports .
People in Iran expressed pity and shock that Aghdam would shoot others in a country that allows more social media freedoms. Nasim Aghdam also ran a Farsi-language public channel on the messaging app Telegram, which had 6,000 followers.
The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by Credit Suisse. (NYSE:CHGG) on Monday, January 8 with "Buy" rating. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.32% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. (NYSE:CHGG).
Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer to "identify the products upon which to impose" the additional tariffs he suggested. Experts say there are some steps that China could theoretically take to punish the United States that are too risky to consider.
Scotiabank set a $55.00 price objective on CSX and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, December 15th. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.03.
Migos' Entourage Arrested After Drugs Found on Tour Bus
Murphy was later charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell, along with misdemeanor possession of codeine. Two others were issued citations for possession of drugs - marijuana and codeine in one case, Xanax in another.
Price Target Analysis Tiffany & Co. (TIF)
Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. grew its stake in shares of Tiffany & Co.by 103.1% in the 4th quarter. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link .
The Rock Confirms His Rivalry With John Cena Was Real
The last time Cena submitted was in a match against Kurt Angle in 2004, but he was nowhere near the icon that he is today . In the world of wrestling , it's fictionalized, it's a TV show, but we had, our rivalry, ' Johnson told Kimmel on Tuesday.
Final Fantasy 15 has four more episodes coming in 2019
Episode II: Lunafreya - "The Choice of Freedom" This story's about Luna's fate, which not even death can free her from. The Japanese giant revealed plans to release four new pieces of DLC content for Final Fantasy XV through summer 2019.
Far Cry 5 week 1 sales estimated to be 5 million copies
The company behind big video game brands like Assassin's Creed , Far Cry and Watch Dogs is setting up shop in Winnipeg. These are some of the Ubisoft franchises that video game players from all over the world have loved for years now.