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Marketplace Tech Blogs

Facebook’s version of privacy still collects plenty of data

by Molly Wood May 3, 2019
The company’s business model isn’t changing — it’s still collecting your info for ads.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduces new Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram privacy features at the F8 developer’s conference in San Jose, California, on April 30.
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Who protects you from making a bad purchase... on your smart speaker?

by Molly Wood Apr 29, 2019
Today's voice assistants and smart devices can act like salespeople who knock on your door.
Updated "Echo Dots" are pictured at Amazon Headquarters, following a launch event, on September 20, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.
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The rise and fall of Facebook’s memory economy

by Molly Wood Apr 26, 2019
Facebook’s “Memories” feature used to be Molly Wood's favorite thing about the platform. Not anymore.
Facebook’s “Memories” feature used to be Molly Wood's favorite thing about the platform. Not anymore.
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After Facebook's 15 months of "fresh hell," why is its business still so solid?

by Jack Stewart Apr 26, 2019
The company’s global users continue to grow.
Broken Facebook screen
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If it’s online, it’s not permanent. Internet archives can disappear.

by Molly Wood Apr 9, 2019
What responsibility do companies have to hold onto anything you might upload to their platform?
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China's Googleless internet remains vibrant

by Jennifer Pak Apr 8, 2019
Many U.S. tech firms are blocked, but there are homegrown equivalents inside the "Great Firewall."
The Google logo is reflected in windows of the company's China head office as the Chinese national flag flies in Beijing in 2010.
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Social media, elections and fake news: India edition

by Tracey Samuelson Apr 5, 2019
As national elections approach, voters are being targeted with fake news on WhatsApp.
An Indian newspaper vendor reads a newspaper with a full back page advertisement from WhatsApp intended to counter fake information in New Delhi on July 10, 2018.
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Google Plus joins MySpace in the social network graveyard

by Ben Bradford Apr 2, 2019
Google is pulling the plug on the platform after eight years.
A logo sits illumintated outside the Google booth on day 2 of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.
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The FTC has no chief technologist as it weighs big tech investigations

by Molly Wood Apr 2, 2019
The last person to hold the job says there are many ways the agency can get input on technology issues.
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) building in Washington, DC.
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How Mark Zuckerberg wants the U.S. government to regulate Facebook

by Kai Ryssdal, Bennett Purser, and Liz Sanchez Apr 1, 2019
A New York Times reporter says the CEO's plan is "self-serving."
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote an opinion piece in the Washington Post, which details the procedures he would like the government to use as its regulation standard.
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