The lawsuits are piling up against Facebook in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data misuse and political ad targeting scandal. According to SF Gate the company has been hit with four suits in federal courts so far this week following fresh revelations about how Facebook’s app permissions were abused to surreptitiously suck out vast…Details
Hoping to tamp down the furor that erupted over reports that its user data was improperly acquired by Cambridge Analytica, Facebook has hired the digital forensics firm Stroz Friedberg to perform an audit on the political consulting and marketing firm. In a statement, Facebook said that Cambridge Analytica has agreed to comply and give Stroz…Details
Facebook is having a bad day… for the second day in a row. Following the Cambridge Analytica debacle, Facebook shares (NASDAQ:FB) are currently trading at $164.07, down 4.9 percent compared to yesterday’s closing price of $172.56. More importantly, if you look at Monday and Tuesday combined, Facebook shares are down 11.4 percent compared to Friday’s…Details
Facebook is eager to displace YouTube and Patreon in order to become the home of online content creators, so it’s testing a bunch of new ways for them to earn money and connect with fans. Facebook’s dedicated Creator app that launched in November on iOS will come to Android soon, and it’s also starting a…Details
Facebook has announced it has permanently deleted the accounts of the far-right extremist group Britain First, and its leaders, Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen. Britain First are perhaps one of the most controversial elements in British politics. Although the party has never known success at the ballot box, it’s boasted the one of the largest…Details
Facebook has naively put its faith in humanity and repeatedly been abused, exploited, and proven either negligent or complicit. The company routinely ignores or downplays the worst-case scenarios, idealistically building products without the necessary safeguards, and then drags its feet to admit the extent of the problems. This approach, willful or not, has led to…Details
Strategic Communications Laboratories (SCL) and its data analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica have both been suspended from Facebook after each “gained access to information” without the consent of certain individuals. And if the latter name sounds familiar, it should; but we’ll get to that in a moment. The story is a complicated one. At its surface…Details
Face à Amazon, Walmart va lancer son service de livraison à domicile dans une centaine de villes américaines en 2018
Jusqu’à maintenant, le service était seulement disponible dans 6 villes aux États-Unis.
As anyone who’s tried to develop links to a local business will know, the link building game for local SEO is a very different beast to standard link building. For a start, Domain Authority isn’t as critical as local relevance. Then there’s the realization that nofollow links are actually fine and really do count towards…Details
If you’re ready to take your WordPress skills to the next level and get your feet wet with PHP, you’ll love our newly expanded course, You’ll go on to learn how to create a PHP file and use it to output HTML. Then you’ll learn to use functions, loops and if statements for coding custom…Details
The fallout from the story concerning Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, the misuse of personal data and how much Facebook knew about all this, has quickly made its way into the halls of government — and with it Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg is getting a lot of invitations in his inbox. This afternoon, Antonio Tajani, the president…Details
Aujourd’hui les entreprises comprennent davantage que la différenciation par la qualité produit n’est pas suffisante pour fidéliser. La course à l’innovation n’est plus un objectif à atteindre seul. A quels enjeux sont confrontées les entreprises pour piloter leur expérience client ?
In a way, Essential is something of a pioneer. Before the iPhone X helped the world reluctantly embrace the screen notch, the company proudly displayed one atop its first flagship. Since then, of course, it’s become a feature, not a bug, with a long list of companies rushing to embrace it on their latest flagship.…Details
Equity podcast: Theranos’s reckoning, BroadQualm’s stunning conclusion and Lyft’s platform ambitions
Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week Katie Roof and I were joined by Mayfield Fund’s Navin Chaddha, an investor with early connections with Lyft to talk about, well, Lyft — as well as two bombshell news events in the form of…Details
When Silicon Valley’s Greylock Partners led Entrepreneur First‘s $12.4 million funding round in September, Greylock’s Reid Hoffman said he could see the company builder expanding to “20 or 30 or 40 cities, maybe even 50“. Since then, EF has expanded to Berlin, in addition to existing programmes in London and Singapore, and today the so-called…Details
Paris, le 21 mars 2018 COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Les e-commerçants français confiants dans l’avenir A l’occasion du salon E-Commerce One to One, la Fédération du e-commerce et de la vente à distance (Fevad) publie les résultats de son étude annuelle sur le moral des e-commerçants. Cette étude, réalisée en partenariat avec le magazine LSA s’appuie…Details
Estimée à 5,9 milliards de dollars, l’opération va permettre au géant américain du CRM de motoriser un canal supplémentaire de relation client : l’interface applicative.