• Facebook Launches Payment System Spanning Its Platforms
    Potentially riling privacy advocates, Facebook does plan to track users' Pay activity as a means of targeting content and advertising across its platforms.
  • Facebook Exposes User Data To Apps Developers
    There's no evidence to suggest exposed data was exploited by developers, but that might not be enough to reassure concerned users and privacy advocates.
  • Facebook Sues Israeli Mobile Surveillance Firm For Alleged Hack
    The tech giant is accusing NSO of installing malware on the phones of approximately 1,400 WhatsApp users.
  • Apple Pay Usage Forecast To Hit 30.3 Million Consumers In 2019
    Apple Pay would represent a whopping 47.3% of proximity mobile payment users in the United States, per eMarketer.
  • Consumers Expect Better Digital Services From Brands -- Or Else
    A majority of consumers (54%) now place a higher value on their digital interactions with brands over physical interactions.
  • TikTok Responds To Allegations Of Political Censorship
    TikTok owner, Beijing-based ByteDance, released a statement insisting censoring content guidelines are no longer used.
  • Consumers Choosing More News Content Now
    Those turned off by offensive content say it's more likely to come from users' social media posts than news sites.
  • Paid App Installs Rise, Mid-Core Games Enjoy Massive Growth
    Many marketers plan to continue pumping more ad dollars into mobile this year, per the latest app trends report from Adjust.
  • Facebook Adds More User Controls Of Facial Recognition
    Example: If users turn on the face-recognition setting, they'll get an alert when anyone uploads a photo of them, with or without a tag.
  • Academic Research On Social's Effects On Elections Stymied By Facebook
    The Social Science Research Council is accusing Facebook of jeopardizing an existing data-sharing initiative.
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