Facebook Selling Your Data

Data Dive

Facebook Inc. confronted an intensifying crisis as political leaders in the U.S. and Europe called for aggressive inquiries into whether the technology giant failed to stop improper access and handling of user data, scrutiny that sent the company’s stock to its biggest decline in four years...

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ATT Versus FTC

AT&T’s Battle Versus the FTC

AT&T's years-long quest to avoid punishment for throttling unlimited data plans suffered a blow today when a court said that AT&T cannot escape the jurisdiction of the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC sued AT&T in October 2014 in US District Court in Northern California, alleging that AT&T promised unlimited data to wireless customers and then throttled its speeds by as much as 90 percent...

By | February, 27, 2018|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Equifax Breached

Equifax Data Breach

Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, said on Thursday that hackers had gained access to company data that potentially compromised sensitive information for 143 million American consumers, including Social Security numbers and driver's license numbers...

By | September, 8, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Monty Hall Let’s Make a Deal

Let's Make a Deal

The government review of AT&T Inc.'s $85 billion takeover of Time Warner Inc. has reached an advanced stage, people close to the situation said, a significant milestone in a deal that was closely watched for signs of how the Trump administration would view large mergers...

By | August, 18, 2017|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Are Facebook’s Numbers Legit?

Facebook Finds More Errors in its Metrics

Facebook Inc. said it has uncovered several more flawed measurements related to how consumers interact with content, raising more questions about the metrics marketers lean on to decide whether to buy ads on the social media network...

By | November, 18, 2016|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments