July 2019

June 2019

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Backs Privacy Legislation

June 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive and co-founder of Facebook, endorsed federal privacy legislation and greater regulation of political advertising, even as he cast governments as too slow to address many of the internet’s thorniest problems.

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Makers of spyware deny marketing their apps to stalkers in domestic-abuse cases | CBC News

June 14th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

Two companies that sell digital spyware are refuting claims made by a leading digital watchdog group that they market their products as tools for stalkers in domestic-abuse cases. A spokesperson for Flexispy said their software is intended for parents and employers, and that it’s “completely unacceptable” for anyone to use it to stalk or harass a partner.

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