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Facebook to manually review ads that target people based on 'politics, religion, ethnicity or social issues' dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-10-08 12:41:50

Advertisers are to face increased scrutiny from Facebook as the social network attempts to clamp down on questionable and controversial ads. The move comes in the wake of the revelation that 10 million Americans saw ads during the run up to the election that had been bought by Russia. In an email to advertisers, Facebook says that any ads that target people based on "politics, religion, ethnicity...

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SEC goes after two ICOs over fraud dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-10-03 19:11:58

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may be set to face more scrutiny from law authorities following a landmark case in the US. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has raised its first ICO-related lawsuit, charging businessman Maksim Zaslavskiy with fraudulently running two initial coin offerings (ICOs). The ICO is an unregulated investment practice in which companies take investors’...

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Asks 'Forgiveness for Our Mistakes' - Daily Beast dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-01 21:09:00


Daily Beast
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Asks 'Forgiveness for Our Mistakes'
Daily Beast
In a Yom Kippur message, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg asked for “forgiveness for our mistakes” and pledged to “be better.” The message, written on Facebook, comes as the social media giant is coming under increased scrutiny over Russia's efforts to ...
Mark Zuckerberg...

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Mark Zuckerberg asks for forgiveness from 'those I hurt this year' in Yom Kippur message - The Verge dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-10-01 17:16:00


The Verge
Mark Zuckerberg asks for forgiveness from 'those I hurt this year' in Yom Kippur message
The Verge
Facebook has been under intense scrutiny in recent weeks following revelations that Russian companies bought ads and organized pro-Trump rallies during the 2016 presidential election, and after it was discovered that hate groups could advertise to ...
Facebook Is...

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Twitter says it banned more than 200 Russia-linked propaganda accounts - The Verge dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-09-28 22:14:42


The Verge
Twitter says it banned more than 200 Russia-linked propaganda accounts
The Verge
Facing scrutiny from Congress, Twitter today disclosed that more than 200 Russia-linked accounts had been used to spread propaganda and misinformation on the company's platform. The news follows similar disclosures from Facebook. Twitter points out ...
Recode Daily: Congress wants to...

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Facebook Faces Increasing Scrutiny Over Election-Related Russian Ads - NPR dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-09-27 00:30:19


NPR
Facebook Faces Increasing Scrutiny Over Election-Related Russian Ads
NPR
Facebook is under increasing pressure to scrutinize its advertising content after it discovered that at least 3,000 ads on the site had been placed by a Russian agency to influence the 2016 presidential election. The revelations about the ads came ...
Facebook Can Absolutely Control Its...

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Download latest Linux-based LibreELEC Krypton -- Kodi addons like Exodus and Covenant will work dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-09-25 23:43:02

The Kodi media center is facing a lot of scrutiny in the media lately. Some people feel that the negative coverage is "fake news." It is important to remember that Kodi is not illegal. With that said, it can be made so with piracy-related addons. Since Kodi is open source, even if the developers removed the ability to install addons, other people could easily fork the code to add it...

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Equifax data breach: Credit rating firm replaces key staff - BBC News dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-09-16 10:16:53


BBC News
Equifax data breach: Credit rating firm replaces key staff
BBC News
US credit report giant Equifax has replaced two senior staff after revealing last week it had suffered a massive data breach. Data on up to 143 million Americans, about 400,000 Britons and a number of Canadians may have been stolen by hackers between ...
Two Equifax executives will retire following...

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Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach - Minneapolis Star Tribune dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-09-15 23:58:13


USA TODAY
Key Equifax executives departing after huge data breach
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NEW YORK — Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the enormous breach of 143 million Americans' personal information. The credit data company — under ...
Equifax data breach:...

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Equifax Faces Legal Scrutiny in Wake of Data Breach - Gears Of Biz dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2017-09-13 10:53:54


CBS News
Equifax Faces Legal Scrutiny in Wake of Data Breach
Gears Of Biz
Today's topics include continued fallout from the Equifax data breach as lawsuits are filed; OLED screen issues hampering production of the latest iPhones from Apple; Google's recommendations on protecting G Suite from phishing attacks; and Microsoft ...
Equifax CEO to testify to Congress as states...

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