A senior MP questions how a pro-Brexit website can run adverts without saying who has paid for them.... BBC · 3 months
Facebook takes down Britain First ads  BBC · 1 week
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One video game company boss is worried international staff will be harder to hire post-Brexit. more
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As the largest social media service in nearly every big country, Facebook since 2016 has become a means for politicians and their adversaries to distribute fake... more
Facebook’s Location Tracking for Ads Can’t Be Switched Off: Report  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
There is reportedly no way to stop Facebook from trying to determine your location even if you have turned off location tracking. more
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Lithuania's central bank said Friday it has granted Google a pan-European e-money licence as the Baltic eurozone state seeks to attract firms concerned that Brexit may bar them... more
People use anonymous question apps to learn about the world and themselves  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
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Another day, another batch of bad apps in Google Play. Researchers at security firm Trend Micro have discovered dozens of apps, including... more
TransferWise applying for Brussels license in bid to navigate a ‘no deal’ Brexit  TechCrunch · 6 days
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Chrome will block spammy ads around the world starting July 9th  THE VERGE · 1 week
After launching last year in the United States, Canada, and Europe, Chrome’s built-in ad... more
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Google last year began blocking ads in Chrome that violate the industry-created Better Ads Standards. This... more
Facebook and Twitter remove accounts spreading fake news ahead of Bangladesh’s elections  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
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Does the Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro have a fighting chance against the better specced ZenFone... more
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Using Facebook’s latest privacy stumble, lawmakers push for strong FTC oversight  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Lawmakers are again unhappy with Facebook after the latest big story again portraying Facebook’s failure to protect the private data of its users. Yesterday, the New York... more
Facebook defends allowing third parties to access user messages  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
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Blackmagic eGPU Pro available this week for delivery and in-store pickup  9to5Mac · 2 days
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DuckDuckGo switches to privacy-focused Apple Maps to ‘set a new standard of trust online’
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New Google.org Fellowship lets Googlers spend six months on pro bono work
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OnePlus 7 reportedly appears with no notch, fueling potential bezel-less slider design
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Microsoft is helping America’s largest grocery chain fight off Amazon
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Huawei P30 Pro Concept Render Video Surfaces With Quad Camera Setup, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor
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