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What is Facebook's Clear History tool and how does it work?

What is Facebook's Clear History tool and how does it work?

5 minutes ago   |   Pocket-lint

Don't you wish you could just 'clear' your Facebook history? Thanks to the Cambridge Analytica scandal and countless other privacy scandals, many people are more aware of how...
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“Privacy is Surveillance” - Part 1 of the Investigatory Powers Bill

“Privacy is Surveillance” - Part 1 of the Investigatory Powers Bill

3 hours ago   |   Jack of Kent

Yesterday the government put the Investigatory Powers Bill before parliament. (Note it is not a “draft” Bill - that was the last one. This is now the Bill .) The parliament...
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Nanigans hangs a for-sale sign, Viacom joins CBS, Facebook preps its news tab

Nanigans hangs a for-sale sign, Viacom joins CBS, Facebook preps its news tab

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Welcome to the Advertising and Media Insider newsletter. First, a scoop: Senior reporter Lauren Johnson wrote that Nanigans, an early Facebook marketing partner, is seeking a...
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YouTube will reportedly stop serving targeted ads on videos for kids in a move that could cost it tens of millions of dollars per year

YouTube will reportedly stop serving targeted ads on videos for kids in a move that could cost it tens of millions of dollars per year

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

YouTube has been under investigation by the FTC for violating children's privacy laws, specifically that the video giant had been collecting the data of children under the age...
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EastEnders reveals why Stacey can never return

EastEnders reveals why Stacey can never return

10 hours ago   |   Radio Times

Ben Mitchell dropped a bombshell on the Slater family in tonight's EastEnders which could mean that the errant Stacey will have to stay away from Walford for good. Tuesday's...
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Dorm Room Tech Every Student Needs

Dorm Room Tech Every Student Needs

11 hours ago   |   PC Mag

Twin beds, minimal privacy, and noise at all hours. Dorm life can be exhilarating and exasperating. These gadgets will help you survive.
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EU plans to fit all new cars with location-tracking devices or black boxes by 2022 amid privacy row

EU plans to fit all new cars with location-tracking devices or black boxes by 2022 amid privacy row

11 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The EU wants all cars made inside the Union to feature location-tracking devices so they can monitor speed, driving behaviour and whether motorists are using safety features...
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Facebook to let users stop app and website tracking

Facebook to let users stop app and website tracking

11 hours ago   |   Wessexfm   |   2 articles

Facebook has launched a tool that lets users stop apps and businesses sharing their data to the social network in the latest move to improve its privacy.
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States reportedly plan monopoly investigation of Google, Facebook, Amazon

States reportedly plan monopoly investigation of Google, Facebook, Amazon

12 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Big Tech will soon be facing too many antitrust probes to count on one hand, as several states reportedly plan to launch their own joint investigation to accompany all...
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Rights groups challenge UK police over mobile phone monitoring

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Activists try to overturn ruling allowing police to neither confirm nor deny use of surveillance technology Police forces' refusal to disclose whether they are exploiting...
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Vatican's banker, Cardinal George Pell, loses child abuse conviction appeal

Vatican's banker, Cardinal George Pell, loses child abuse conviction appeal

The most senior member of the Catholic Church to be found guilty of child abuse has lost an appeal against his conviction. Read more ...

Ryan Reynolds Has a Perfect Solution for Fans Who Are Mourning Marvel's Loss...

Ryan Reynolds Has a Perfect Solution for Fans Who Are Mourning Marvel's Loss of Spider-Man

Ryan Reynolds is a man with answers! The Deadpool actor is weighing in on the recent news that Spider-Man is reportedly no longer part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe... Read more ...

Donald Trump cancels meeting with Danish PM after she refuses to sell Greenland

Donald Trump cancels meeting with Danish PM after she refuses to sell Greenland

The US President posted a picture of a golden Trump Tower in Greenland less than 24 hours ago as he ramped up rhetoric about guying the island Read more ...

UK weather forecast: Gales force winds to lash Britain before 29C heatwave

UK weather forecast: Gales force winds to lash Britain before 29C heatwave

Gale force winds and heavy rain will lash the UK today ahead of a heatwave that could break the record for the hottest August bank holiday ever Read more ...

New James Bond film title revealed as No Time To Die

New James Bond film title revealed as No Time To Die

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'Look forward to rescheduling': Trump scraps entire trip to Denmark after...

'Look forward to rescheduling': Trump scraps entire trip to Denmark after its prime minister rejected his idea of buying Greenland

President Donald Trump said in a tweet that he scrapped plans to meet with Denmark's prime minister after she rebuffed his idea of possibly purchasing the autonomous island of... Read more ...

Gary Neville makes bold Paul Pogba prediction despite Man Utd star's penalty...

Gary Neville makes bold Paul Pogba prediction despite Man Utd star's penalty miss

Paul Pogba saw his 68th-minute spot-kick saved by Wolves stopper Rui Patricio as United dropped points in the Premier League Read more ...

Cavaliers and Roundheads: four thoughts about the Article 50 litigation

Cavaliers and Roundheads: four thoughts about the Article 50 litigation

[If you value independent and reliable law and policy blogging at Jack of Kent, please support this blog at its Patreon site - many thanks.] 11th July 2016 There are three... Read more ...

The two Article 50 legal claims - the current details

The two Article 50 legal claims - the current details

[If you value independent and reliable law and policy blogging at Jack of Kent, please support this blog at its Patreon site - many thanks.] There are a couple of legal claims... Read more ...

'Spider-Man' is reportedly out of the MCU after Disney and Sony fail to...

'Spider-Man' is reportedly out of the MCU after Disney and Sony fail to reach agreement

It seems like Spidey won't feature in any more Marvel movies Spider-Man is reportedly out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe after Sony and Disney failed to reach an agreement... Read more ...