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January 10, 2023
January 10, 2023

US apex court lets WhatsApp pursue Pegasus spyware suit

The US Supreme Court on Monday let Meta Platforms Inc's WhatsApp pursue a lawsuit accusing Israel's NSO Group of exploiting a bug in the WhatsApp messaging app to install spy software allowing the surveillance of 1,400 people, including journalists, human rights activists and dissidents.

January 5, 2023
January 5, 2023

Meta fined $414 mn for breaching data laws

Meta was recently fined $414 million on accounts of breaching EU's personal data laws. 

January 3, 2023
January 3, 2023

2022: a year of big losses for tech billionaires

Here is a quick breakdown of how the fortune of the world's richest tech billionaires fared in 2022. 

December 23, 2022
December 23, 2022

Meta to settle Cambridge Analytica scandal case for $725m

Facebook owner Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) has agreed to pay $725 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit accusing the social media giant of allowing third parties, including Cambridge Analytica, to access users' personal information.

December 22, 2022
December 22, 2022

WhatsApp introducing undo button to recover deleted messages

WhatsApp is introducing a new feature that will let users retrieve their deleted messages on the platform.

December 12, 2022
December 12, 2022

Govt requests for user info from social media giants on the rise

Bangladesh government has increased its content removal and user information requests to global companies including Facebook, Google, and TikTok.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

New EU ruling to prohibit Meta from running personal data-based ads: reports

Meta will reportedly be unable to run advertisements based on users' personal data, states a confidential new EU filing.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

Facebook, Instagram put business over human rights: oversight board

An oversight panel said on Tuesday Facebook and Instagram put business over human rights when giving special treatment to rule-breaking posts by politicians, celebrities and other high-profile users.

December 5, 2022
December 5, 2022

The Napoleons of Big Tech

Business history is full of executives going rogue with corporate funds.

November 29, 2022
November 29, 2022

Now you will finally be able to message yourself on WhatsApp

The new messaging feature on WhatsApp will be available to all Android and iPhone users in the coming weeks.