Facebook bans Signal ads that reveal the depth of what it knows about you

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 14:07:03 +0000

Private messaging app Signal got itself banned from advertizing on Instagram. Why? Because its ads showed users what Facebook knows about them.

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TikTok pays $92 million to end data theft lawsuit

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2021 18:47:17 +0000

TikTok has agreed to pay a hefty settlement, and to stop recording users’ biometric and location data.

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$12m Grindr fine shows GDPR’s got teeth

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 18:15:40 +0000

Gaps in Grindr’s privacy policy have left it facing a huge GDPR fine.

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