Damian Collins

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British parliament presses Facebook on letting politicians lie in ads – TechCrunch

In yet another letter seeking to pry accountability from Facebook, the chair of a British parliamentary committee has pressed the…

Aleksandr Kogan, app developer, apps, Cambridge Analytica, Damian Collins, data protection, Europe, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, Mark Zuckerberg, Mike Schroepfer, Privacy, Social, Social Media, The Guardian, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Uk Parliament, United Kingdom, United States

Facebook denies making contradictory claims on Cambridge Analytica and other ‘sketchy’ apps – TechCrunch

Facebook has denied contradicting itself in evidence to the UK parliament and a US public prosecutor. Last month the Department…

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UK sets out safety-focused plan to regulate Internet firms – TechCrunch

The UK government has laid out proposals to regulate online and social media platforms, setting out the substance of its…

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Facebook refuses to disclose “chuck Chequers” Brexit advertiser to UK parliament – TechCrunch

Facebook has refused to provide the British parliament with the names of individuals behind a shadowy network backing an extreme…

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UK parliament seizes cache of internal Facebook documents to further privacy probe – TechCrunch

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg may yet regret underestimating a UK parliamentary committee that’s been investigating the democracy-denting impact of online…

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Zuckerberg gets joint summons from UK and Canadian parliaments – TechCrunch

Two separate parliamentary committees, in the UK and Canada, have issued an unprecedented international joint summons for Facebook’s CEO Mark…

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Facebook is weaponizing security to erode privacy – TechCrunch

At a Senate hearing this week in which US lawmakers quizzed tech giants on how they should go about drawing…