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Ex-MP Tessa Jowell first to donate data to medical databaseBaroness Jowell said: “It is my hope that through my cancer journeyand sharing of my data, we will be able to develop better treatments for cancer [More]
Facebook Is Creepy. And Valuable.As Alessandro Acquisti of Carnegie Mellon Universityand colleagues put it in a recent paper, the question is “to what extent the combination of sophisticated analytics and massive amounts of consumer data [More]
Highest paid Scottish doctors are mainly menAmong the remaining 10 Scottish health boards the top 10 earning consultants were:The Freedom of Information data showed that the earnings of the highest-paid senior doctors variedacross health boards [More]
No One’s Talking About the New Tax LawNow I’m reading off the first paragraph, I said, ‘This is boring.’”If Mr. Trump has lost some interest in the $1.5 trillion tax overhaulthat he signed into law [More]
The Follower Factory –Devumi’s founder, German Calas, denied that his company sold fake followers and said he knew nothing about social identities stolen from real users.“My social media following exploded,” Mr. Sehdev claimed, because he [More]
Facebook Takes the Punches While Rest of Silicon Valley DucksIn a statement, Aaron Stein, a Google spokesman, said the company was “completely focused on protecting our users’ data”and “will take action” if it found evidence [More]
After Cambridge Analytica, Privacy Experts Get to Say ‘I Told You So’“‘So what if my boss saw me doing a keg stand?’ But all of a sudden the ‘so what if’ becomes more serious— ‘I [More]
Lawmakers Grill Mark Zuckerberg Over Facebook: Live CoverageCalifornia Democrat Anna Eshoo asked Mr. Zuckerberg bluntly: “Are you willing to change your business model to protect users’ privacy?”“Congresswoman, I’m not sure what that means,” Mr. Zuckerberg [More]
Facebook Is Complicated. That Shouldn’t Stop Lawmakers.Congress could address the issue of data collection by adopting European-style data protection policies, requiring stronger user controlsfor personal information or requiring social networks to delete certain types of [More]
Fact Check: What Mark Zuckerberg Said About Facebook, Privacy and RussiaThe fine print may have told users that their data could be used for commercial purposes, according to a draft of the app’s terms of [More]