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Facebook urged to give users greater control over what they see – TechCrunch

Academics at the universities of Oxford and Stanford think Facebook should give users greater transparency and control over the content they see on its platform. They also believe the social networking giant should radically reform…

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Most Facebook users still in the dark about its creepy ad practices, Pew finds – TechCrunch

A study by the Pew Research Center suggests most Facebook users are still in the dark about how the company tracks and profiles them for ad-targeting purposes. Pew found three-quarters (74%) of Facebook users did…




Facebook and PayPal pull pages of far-right British activist filmed intimidating public figures – TechCrunch

Facebook has confirmed it has removed the pages and profiles of a far-right political activist in the U.K. after concerns were raised in parliament about aggressive intimidation of politicians and journalists trying to go about…


Mark Zuckerberg is ‘proud’ of how Facebook handled its scandals this year – TechCrunch

After the year Mark Zuckerberg’s had, you’d think he’d struggle to appear so chipper. “I’m proud of the progress we’ve made,” he said in an end-of-year note posted on his Facebook page for everyone to…


Indonesia unblocks Tumblr following its ban on adult content – TechCrunch

Indonesia, the world’s fourth largest country by population, has unblocked Tumblr nine months after it blocked the social networking site over pornographic content. Tumblr — which, disclaimer, is owned by Oath Verizon Media Group just like…


Facebook is not equipped to stop the spread of authoritarianism – TechCrunch

Yael Grauer is an independent tech journalist and investigative reporter based in Phoenix. She’s written for The Intercept, Ars Technica, Breaker, Motherboard, WIRED, Slate and more. After the driver of a speeding bus ran over…