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Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends

Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends

NBC News is releasing almost 7,000 pages of leaked documents showing how Facebook treated user data as a bargaining chip with external app developers. Read full article: Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged...→

Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends

Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged user data to fight rivals and help friends

NBC News is releasing almost 7,000 pages of leaked documents showing how Facebook treated user data as a bargaining chip with external app developers. Read full article: Leaked documents show Facebook leveraged...→

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

A data breach in THSuite, a point-of-sale system for the cannabis industry, has exposed the personal data of over 30,000 individuals. Read full article: Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leak...→

Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahead of session | WTOP

Gun dealers in Virginia say sales soared in December due to growing fears of increased firearms restrictions. Read full article: Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahea...→

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

The documents detail an intelligence-gathering effort by the United States and Mexican authorities, targeting more than 50 people including journalists, an attorney, and immigration advocates. Read full article: Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. G...→

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch Tuesday called for an investigation after new documents obtained by the House of Representatives that suggest she may have been followed by associates of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani while in Ukraine. Read full article: Yovanovitch calls for investigation afte...→

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Almost 300 rape kits have been destroyed by law enforcement departments in Maryland in the past two years, according to newly released data. The Baltimore Sun reported the data was released by the Maryland Attorney General’s Office. State law passed in 2017 blocks the destruction of most rape kits. The data shows Harford County and Fredrick County sheriff’s offices and… Read full article: Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement ...→

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

Apple Inc. bagged a significant smartphone shipment jump in China last month as the world's largest consumer electronics market heads into its holiday season, official data indicate.The iPhone maker's shipments in China grew 18.7% year on year in December to roughly 3.18... Read full article: IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China...→

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Newly released documents show Boston's public school system has been cooperating with federal immigration authorities more extensively than officials previously suggested. Read full article: Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston Schoo...→

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

The agency, whose oversight of opioid safety has largely eluded scrutiny, did not improve flawed programs designed to reduce addiction and overdoses. Read full article: F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing...→

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

NEW YORK — A Ukrainian security researcher said a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month.... Bob Diachenko said nearly all of the affected users are in the U.S. Read full article: Data on 267 million Facebook users expos...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the op… Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users - nearly all U.S.-based - on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminal Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Social media giants are fighting back against a new privacy law in India that would force companies like Google and Facebook to tighten their policies on user data privacy. Read full article: Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union's top court has sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its data transfers to the United States Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Personal banking information for tens of thousands of Facebook Inc. workers in the U.S. was compromised last month when a thief stole several corporate hard drives from an employee’s car. Read full article: Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands o...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

'Both of these initiatives lack the actual solutions that we need, which is the low threshold shelters and actual housing.' Read full article: Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategie...→

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Omar Ameen is an Iraqi refugee accused of carrying out an ISIS hit in Iraq in 2014 before coming to the United States. Read full article: Facebook, Twitter withheld data that cou...→

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Reports that Joe Biden's brother "leveraged" the family name for personal gain, coming months after similar allegations against the former vice president's son Hunter, are proof the famous Delaware family is "a business," Eric Trump said Friday. Read full article: Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother '...→

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

A recent report from the Norwegian Consumer Council alleges that dating and fertility apps are some of the biggest offenders when it comes to sharing private user data with ad firms. Read full article: Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send U...→

Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukrainian President, Documents Show

Rudy Giuliani wrote a letter requesting a private meeting with Volodymyr Zelenskiy, then the president-elect of Ukraine, with President Donald Trump’s “knowledge and consent,” according to records released by House Democrats Tuesday. The letter was part of the evidence turned over to the House impeachment investigators by lawyers for Lev Parnas, the Giuliani associate who is awaiting trial on campaign finances charges. It… Read full article: Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukr...→

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

One employee wrote to another, "Would you put your family on a MAX simulator trained aircraft? I wouldn't." The second employee responded, "No." Read full article: Internal Boeing documents show efforts t...→

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

Did the RodeoHouston concert lineup just get leaked - again? We don't know yet if it's true, but here's what one lineup going around shows. Read full article: RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calend...→

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Andrew "Boz" Bosworth says that Facebook is responsible for Trump's election, but "not for the reasons anyone thinks." Read full article: Leaked memo shows Facebook executive say...→

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

"Nearly all TV devices in our testbeds contacts Netflix even though we never configured any TV with a Netflix account," the researchers wrote. Read full article: Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to b...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union’s top court on Thursday sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its personal data transfers to the U.S. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

Within six months of the invasion of Afghanistan, the leaders of al-Qaida and the Taliban were dead, captured or in hiding. But by then expanding the original mission, U.S. and allied commanders said, they adopted fatally flawed strategies based on... Read full article: U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led ...→

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's...→

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

A new lawsuit alleges that social media app TikTok sent “vast quantities” of data on American users to China.... BBC News reports that the video-sharing social media app TikTok has been hit with a class action lawsuit which alleges that the app transferred “vast quantities” of American user data to China. The lawsuit alleges that TikTok “surreptitious Read full article: Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americ...→

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, OkCupid, and Tinder are among several dating apps accused of sending user data such as ethnicity, location, gender, and age to digital ad companies, nonprofit Norwegian Consumer Council found in a report released on Tuesday. What do you think? Read full article: Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Th...→

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's estranged father, Thomas Markle, could be called to testify as a defense witness in her lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday newspaper, court documents reveal. Read full article: Meghan Markle's father could testify in ...→

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

The records, released by the House Democrats, also appear to show that former Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was being monitored. Read full article: Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukr...→

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

Boeing employees knew about problems with flight simulators for the now-grounded 737 Max and apparently tried to hide them from federal regulators, according to documents released Thursday. Read full article: ‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid...→

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

A top Facebook executive credited the company's advertising policies with putting President Trump in the White House and predicted they may help him win a second term in 2020. Read full article: Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting T...→

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

A speaker company is suing Google for intellectual property theft, levying additional allegations Google is using the stolen technology to "vacuum up" personal data from users, CBS News reports." Read full article: CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'V...→

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

Newly released documents show Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was in contact with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the months before the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine was abruptly recalled. The State Department released the documents Friday to the group American Oversight in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit. They show that Pompeo talked with Giuliani on March 26 and March 29. Austin Evers, executive director of American Oversight, said the documents reveal “a clear paper trail from Rudy Giuliani to the Oval Office to Secretary Pompeo to facilitate Giuliani’s smear campaign against a U.S. ambassador.” Read full article: New Documents Show Contacts Between Giul...→

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of files released to a Northern California newspaper show allegations of abuse by Sacramento County deputies in jails, including beatings, misuse of pepper sp… Read full article: Documents show Northern California deput...→

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminals, said researcher Bob Diachenko, an independent security consultant in Kyiv. Read full article: Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Expos...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. For the past two weeks, the massive trove of sens… Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

EU court boost for activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday, in a... Read full article: EU court boost for activist in Facebook ...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Japan's army during World War II asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers, according to historical documents reviewed by Kyodo News service that highlight the... Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

The documents were the foundation of stories last month by NBC News and journalists around the world on the inner workings of the Uighur camps in China. Read full article: Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked document...→

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

A data breach in THSuite, a point-of-sale system for the cannabis industry, has exposed the personal data of over 30,000 individuals. Read full article: Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leak...→

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Reports that Joe Biden's brother "leveraged" the family name for personal gain, coming months after similar allegations against the former vice president's son Hunter, are proof the famous Delaware family is "a business," Eric Trump said Friday. Read full article: Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother '...→

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

The documents detail an intelligence-gathering effort by the United States and Mexican authorities, targeting more than 50 people including journalists, an attorney, and immigration advocates. Read full article: Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. G...→

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's estranged father, Thomas Markle, could be called to testify as a defense witness in her lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday newspaper, court documents reveal. Read full article: Meghan Markle's father could testify in ...→

Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukrainian President, Documents Show

Rudy Giuliani wrote a letter requesting a private meeting with Volodymyr Zelenskiy, then the president-elect of Ukraine, with President Donald Trump’s “knowledge and consent,” according to records released by House Democrats Tuesday. The letter was part of the evidence turned over to the House impeachment investigators by lawyers for Lev Parnas, the Giuliani associate who is awaiting trial on campaign finances charges. It… Read full article: Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukr...→

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

Boeing employees knew about problems with flight simulators for the now-grounded 737 Max and apparently tried to hide them from federal regulators, according to documents released Thursday. Read full article: ‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid...→

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

Did the RodeoHouston concert lineup just get leaked - again? We don't know yet if it's true, but here's what one lineup going around shows. Read full article: RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calend...→

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

Apple Inc. bagged a significant smartphone shipment jump in China last month as the world's largest consumer electronics market heads into its holiday season, official data indicate.The iPhone maker's shipments in China grew 18.7% year on year in December to roughly 3.18... Read full article: IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China...→

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

A speaker company is suing Google for intellectual property theft, levying additional allegations Google is using the stolen technology to "vacuum up" personal data from users, CBS News reports." Read full article: CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'V...→

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Andrew "Boz" Bosworth says that Facebook is responsible for Trump's election, but "not for the reasons anyone thinks." Read full article: Leaked memo shows Facebook executive say...→

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

The agency, whose oversight of opioid safety has largely eluded scrutiny, did not improve flawed programs designed to reduce addiction and overdoses. Read full article: F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing...→

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of files released to a Northern California newspaper show allegations of abuse by Sacramento County deputies in jails, including beatings, misuse of pepper sp… Read full article: Documents show Northern California deput...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the op… Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminals, said researcher Bob Diachenko, an independent security consultant in Kyiv. Read full article: Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Expos...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Social media giants are fighting back against a new privacy law in India that would force companies like Google and Facebook to tighten their policies on user data privacy. Read full article: Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User...→

EU court boost for activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday, in a... Read full article: EU court boost for activist in Facebook ...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union’s top court on Thursday sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its personal data transfers to the U.S. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Personal banking information for tens of thousands of Facebook Inc. workers in the U.S. was compromised last month when a thief stole several corporate hard drives from an employee’s car. Read full article: Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands o...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Japan's army during World War II asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers, according to historical documents reviewed by Kyodo News service that highlight the... Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's...→

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

'Both of these initiatives lack the actual solutions that we need, which is the low threshold shelters and actual housing.' Read full article: Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategie...→

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Omar Ameen is an Iraqi refugee accused of carrying out an ISIS hit in Iraq in 2014 before coming to the United States. Read full article: Facebook, Twitter withheld data that cou...→

Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahead of session | WTOP

Gun dealers in Virginia say sales soared in December due to growing fears of increased firearms restrictions. Read full article: Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahea...→

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, OkCupid, and Tinder are among several dating apps accused of sending user data such as ethnicity, location, gender, and age to digital ad companies, nonprofit Norwegian Consumer Council found in a report released on Tuesday. What do you think? Read full article: Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Th...→

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

A recent report from the Norwegian Consumer Council alleges that dating and fertility apps are some of the biggest offenders when it comes to sharing private user data with ad firms. Read full article: Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send U...→

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch Tuesday called for an investigation after new documents obtained by the House of Representatives that suggest she may have been followed by associates of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani while in Ukraine. Read full article: Yovanovitch calls for investigation afte...→

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

The records, released by the House Democrats, also appear to show that former Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was being monitored. Read full article: Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukr...→

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

One employee wrote to another, "Would you put your family on a MAX simulator trained aircraft? I wouldn't." The second employee responded, "No." Read full article: Internal Boeing documents show efforts t...→

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Almost 300 rape kits have been destroyed by law enforcement departments in Maryland in the past two years, according to newly released data. The Baltimore Sun reported the data was released by the Maryland Attorney General’s Office. State law passed in 2017 blocks the destruction of most rape kits. The data shows Harford County and Fredrick County sheriff’s offices and… Read full article: Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement ...→

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

A top Facebook executive credited the company's advertising policies with putting President Trump in the White House and predicted they may help him win a second term in 2020. Read full article: Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting T...→

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Newly released documents show Boston's public school system has been cooperating with federal immigration authorities more extensively than officials previously suggested. Read full article: Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston Schoo...→

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

Newly released documents show Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was in contact with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the months before the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine was abruptly recalled. The State Department released the documents Friday to the group American Oversight in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit. They show that Pompeo talked with Giuliani on March 26 and March 29. Austin Evers, executive director of American Oversight, said the documents reveal “a clear paper trail from Rudy Giuliani to the Oval Office to Secretary Pompeo to facilitate Giuliani’s smear campaign against a U.S. ambassador.” Read full article: New Documents Show Contacts Between Giul...→

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

"Nearly all TV devices in our testbeds contacts Netflix even though we never configured any TV with a Netflix account," the researchers wrote. Read full article: Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to b...→

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

NEW YORK — A Ukrainian security researcher said a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month.... Bob Diachenko said nearly all of the affected users are in the U.S. Read full article: Data on 267 million Facebook users expos...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users - nearly all U.S.-based - on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminal Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. For the past two weeks, the massive trove of sens… Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union's top court has sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its data transfers to the United States Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

Within six months of the invasion of Afghanistan, the leaders of al-Qaida and the Taliban were dead, captured or in hiding. But by then expanding the original mission, U.S. and allied commanders said, they adopted fatally flawed strategies based on... Read full article: U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led ...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

The documents were the foundation of stories last month by NBC News and journalists around the world on the inner workings of the Uighur camps in China. Read full article: Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked document...→

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

A new lawsuit alleges that social media app TikTok sent “vast quantities” of data on American users to China.... BBC News reports that the video-sharing social media app TikTok has been hit with a class action lawsuit which alleges that the app transferred “vast quantities” of American user data to China. The lawsuit alleges that TikTok “surreptitious Read full article: Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americ...→

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leaked in Data Breach

A data breach in THSuite, a point-of-sale system for the cannabis industry, has exposed the personal data of over 30,000 individuals. Read full article: Personal Data of Cannabis Customers Leak...→

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Facebook, Twitter withheld data that could prove refugee's innocence in murder case, attorneys say

Omar Ameen is an Iraqi refugee accused of carrying out an ISIS hit in Iraq in 2014 before coming to the United States. Read full article: Facebook, Twitter withheld data that cou...→

Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahead of session | WTOP

Gun dealers in Virginia say sales soared in December due to growing fears of increased firearms restrictions. Read full article: Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahea...→

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother 'leveraged' family name show 'the Bidens are a business'

Reports that Joe Biden's brother "leveraged" the family name for personal gain, coming months after similar allegations against the former vice president's son Hunter, are proof the famous Delaware family is "a business," Eric Trump said Friday. Read full article: Eric Trump: Reports that Joe's brother '...→

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Third Party

Grindr, OkCupid, and Tinder are among several dating apps accused of sending user data such as ethnicity, location, gender, and age to digital ad companies, nonprofit Norwegian Consumer Council found in a report released on Tuesday. What do you think? Read full article: Grindr, Tinder Sharing User Data With Th...→

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. Government Tracking Journalists and Immigration Advocates Through a Secret Database

The documents detail an intelligence-gathering effort by the United States and Mexican authorities, targeting more than 50 people including journalists, an attorney, and immigration advocates. Read full article: Source: Leaked Documents Show the U.S. G...→

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send User Data to Advertisers 'Billions of Times a Second' | Breitbart

A recent report from the Norwegian Consumer Council alleges that dating and fertility apps are some of the biggest offenders when it comes to sharing private user data with ad firms. Read full article: Report: Dating and Fertility Apps Send U...→

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's father could testify in royal lawsuit over private letter, documents show

Meghan Markle's estranged father, Thomas Markle, could be called to testify as a defense witness in her lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday newspaper, court documents reveal. Read full article: Meghan Markle's father could testify in ...→

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Yovanovitch calls for investigation after documents show she may have been surveilled in Ukraine

Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch Tuesday called for an investigation after new documents obtained by the House of Representatives that suggest she may have been followed by associates of President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani while in Ukraine. Read full article: Yovanovitch calls for investigation afte...→

Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukrainian President, Documents Show

Rudy Giuliani wrote a letter requesting a private meeting with Volodymyr Zelenskiy, then the president-elect of Ukraine, with President Donald Trump’s “knowledge and consent,” according to records released by House Democrats Tuesday. The letter was part of the evidence turned over to the House impeachment investigators by lawyers for Lev Parnas, the Giuliani associate who is awaiting trial on campaign finances charges. It… Read full article: Giuliani Sought Private Meeting With Ukr...→

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukrainian president, documents show

The records, released by the House Democrats, also appear to show that former Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was being monitored. Read full article: Giuliani sought private meeting with Ukr...→

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

Internal Boeing documents show efforts to hide 737 Max simulator problems from FAA

One employee wrote to another, "Would you put your family on a MAX simulator trained aircraft? I wouldn't." The second employee responded, "No." Read full article: Internal Boeing documents show efforts t...→

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid 737 Max problems from FAA, documents show

Boeing employees knew about problems with flight simulators for the now-grounded 737 Max and apparently tried to hide them from federal regulators, according to documents released Thursday. Read full article: ‘Incredibly damning’: Boeing workers hid...→

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement Destroyed Rape Kits

Almost 300 rape kits have been destroyed by law enforcement departments in Maryland in the past two years, according to newly released data. The Baltimore Sun reported the data was released by the Maryland Attorney General’s Office. State law passed in 2017 blocks the destruction of most rape kits. The data shows Harford County and Fredrick County sheriff’s offices and… Read full article: Data Show Some Maryland Law Enforcement ...→

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calendar appears to show performers

Did the RodeoHouston concert lineup just get leaked - again? We don't know yet if it's true, but here's what one lineup going around shows. Read full article: RodeoHouston lineup leaked again? Calend...→

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting Trump elected, top exec claims in leaked memo

A top Facebook executive credited the company's advertising policies with putting President Trump in the White House and predicted they may help him win a second term in 2020. Read full article: Facebook was ‘responsible’ for getting T...→

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China, Official Data Show

Apple Inc. bagged a significant smartphone shipment jump in China last month as the world's largest consumer electronics market heads into its holiday season, official data indicate.The iPhone maker's shipments in China grew 18.7% year on year in December to roughly 3.18... Read full article: IPhone Hits Double-Digit Growth in China...→

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'Vacuum Up' User Data

A speaker company is suing Google for intellectual property theft, levying additional allegations Google is using the stolen technology to "vacuum up" personal data from users, CBS News reports." Read full article: CBS News: Suit Claims Google Speakers 'V...→

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston School Records 135 times

Newly released documents show Boston's public school system has been cooperating with federal immigration authorities more extensively than officials previously suggested. Read full article: Documents Show ICE Accessed Boston Schoo...→

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Leaked memo shows Facebook executive saying company was responsible for Donald Trump getting elected

Andrew "Boz" Bosworth says that Facebook is responsible for Trump's election, but "not for the reasons anyone thinks." Read full article: Leaked memo shows Facebook executive say...→

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

New Documents Show Contacts Between Giuliani and Pompeo

Newly released documents show Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was in contact with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the months before the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine was abruptly recalled. The State Department released the documents Friday to the group American Oversight in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit. They show that Pompeo talked with Giuliani on March 26 and March 29. Austin Evers, executive director of American Oversight, said the documents reveal “a clear paper trail from Rudy Giuliani to the Oval Office to Secretary Pompeo to facilitate Giuliani’s smear campaign against a U.S. ambassador.” Read full article: New Documents Show Contacts Between Giul...→

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing of Opioids, Documents Show

The agency, whose oversight of opioid safety has largely eluded scrutiny, did not improve flawed programs designed to reduce addiction and overdoses. Read full article: F.D.A. Failed to Ensure Safe Prescribing...→

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to be leaking sensitive user data

"Nearly all TV devices in our testbeds contacts Netflix even though we never configured any TV with a Netflix account," the researchers wrote. Read full article: Smart TVs, smart-home devices found to b...→

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

Documents show Northern California deputies abused inmates, kept jobs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Dozens of files released to a Northern California newspaper show allegations of abuse by Sacramento County deputies in jails, including beatings, misuse of pepper sp… Read full article: Documents show Northern California deput...→

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed, researcher says

NEW YORK — A Ukrainian security researcher said a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month.... Bob Diachenko said nearly all of the affected users are in the U.S. Read full article: Data on 267 million Facebook users expos...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the op… Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher says a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users was exposed on the open internet for at least 10 days this month Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Exposed: Researcher

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users — nearly all U.S.-based — on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminals, said researcher Bob Diachenko, an independent security consultant in Kyiv. Read full article: Data on 267 Million Facebook Users Expos...→

Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook users exposed

A Ukrainian security researcher reported finding a database with the names, phone numbers and unique user IDs of more than 267 million Facebook users - nearly all U.S.-based - on the open internet. That data was likely harvested by criminal Read full article: Researcher: Data on 267 million Facebook...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

Over 267M Facebook users had names, phone numbers leaked on dark web

More than 267 million names, phone numbers and user IDs of Facebook users were discovered on the dark web, cybersecurity researchers said Thursday. For the past two weeks, the massive trove of sens… Read full article: Over 267M Facebook users had names, phon...→

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User Privacy Law in India | Breitbart

Social media giants are fighting back against a new privacy law in India that would force companies like Google and Facebook to tighten their policies on user data privacy. Read full article: Facebook, Google Fight Back Against User...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

EU court boost for activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU regulators must block tech companies from transferring data outside the bloc in cases in which privacy rules are broken, an advisor to the European Union’s top court said Thursday, in a... Read full article: EU court boost for activist in Facebook ...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union's top court has sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its data transfers to the United States Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

EU court sides with activist in Facebook data transfer fight

An advisor to the European Union’s top court on Thursday sided with an Austrian privacy campaigner waging a long-running legal battle against Facebook over its personal data transfers to the U.S. Read full article: EU court sides with activist in Facebook...→

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands of Facebook Employees

Personal banking information for tens of thousands of Facebook Inc. workers in the U.S. was compromised last month when a thief stole several corporate hard drives from an employee’s car. Read full article: Thief Stole Payroll Data for Thousands o...→

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led to unwinnable, never-ending war, confidential documents show

Within six months of the invasion of Afghanistan, the leaders of al-Qaida and the Taliban were dead, captured or in hiding. But by then expanding the original mission, U.S. and allied commanders said, they adopted fatally flawed strategies based on... Read full article: U.S. ‘mission creep’ in Afghanistan led ...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Japan's army during World War II asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers, according to historical documents reviewed by Kyodo News service that highlight the... Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Historical documents show Japan's role in WWII sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Historical documents show Japan's role i...→

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's role in sex slaves

Kyodo News service has reported historical documents show the Japanese Imperial Army asked the government to provide one sex slave for every 70 soldiers Read full article: Kyodo: Historical documents show Japan's...→

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked documents on China re-education camps

The documents were the foundation of stories last month by NBC News and journalists around the world on the inner workings of the Uighur camps in China. Read full article: Uighur in Netherlands: I leaked document...→

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategies To Help The Homeless In The Subway Are Working

'Both of these initiatives lack the actual solutions that we need, which is the low threshold shelters and actual housing.' Read full article: Data Fails To Show Whether New Strategie...→

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americans to China

A new lawsuit alleges that social media app TikTok sent “vast quantities” of data on American users to China.... BBC News reports that the video-sharing social media app TikTok has been hit with a class action lawsuit which alleges that the app transferred “vast quantities” of American user data to China. The lawsuit alleges that TikTok “surreptitious Read full article: Lawsuit: TikTok Sent User Data of Americ...→