Monthly Archives: November 2016

Dear Clinton supporters: Recall wont matter

Dear Clinton supporters: Recall wont matter News that Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein has requested a recount in Wisconsin, and will likely do the same in Michigan and Pennsylvania, has raised faint hopes among Hillary Clinton supporters that somehow Donald Trump will not become the next president of the United States. Now that Clinton's campaign has said it will participate in the recount efforts, those supporters' hopes have been lifted even higher. To put the matter […]

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UK halts Facebook’s WhatsApp data dip

Facebook has been told it must not use data gathered from UK members of its WhatsApp messaging app to target ads on its core social network. The country's Information Commissioner said she did not believe the firm had obtained valid consent for the move and added that people must be given "ongoing control" over their data. Elizabeth Denham said that Facebook had agreed to "pause" its rollout but had not met all her demands. Facebook has yet […]

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