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Facebook Admits to Transcribing Messenger Chats

As Facebook officials continue fending off privacy violation accusations, a report has surfaced that claims the Internet giant contracted outside help to transcribe recordings of users. Bloomberg News , citing "sources familiar with the matter," on Tuesday claimed Facebook hired workers to...
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Facebook Fined $5 Billion For Privacy Violations

The Federal Trade Commission has hit Facebook with a $5 billion fine over the social media giant's recent privacy violations. In addition to the fine, the FTC is ordering Facebook to add more oversight to its data collection practices, with an independent 'privacy committee' and regular audits...
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Should You Be Worried About FaceApp's Privacy Policy?

( WBBM NEWSRADIO ) -- If you went on social media on Wednesday morning, you probably saw people posting pictures of themselves aged, generated through a filter on the viral selfie app, FaceApp. And although it is viral, and rather comical to see how one might age, you may want to think twice before...
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