World News

Hackers "leaked" the data of half a billion Facebook users

Hackers "leaked" the data of half a billion Facebook users

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Hackers "leaked" the data of half a billion Facebook users
An unknown hacker has published the personal data of more than half a billion Facebook users from 106 countries in the public domain

US News

Facebook removed the video with Trump interview

Facebook removed the video with Trump interview

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Facebook removed the video with Trump interview
Facebook has removed a video with an interview with former US President Donald Trump, as his account was previously blocked on the platform

World News

Facebook lifts ban on political ads imposed during US elections

Facebook lifts ban on political ads imposed during US elections

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Facebook lifts ban on political ads imposed during US elections
Facebook will on Thursday, March 4, lift a temporary ban on political advertising in the US, imposed earlier as part of its fight against disinformation in connection with the presidential election

US News

Facebook helped police identify participants in the storming of the Capitol

Facebook helped police identify participants in the storming of the Capitol

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Facebook helped police identify participants in the storming of the Capitol
Facebook helped law enforcement officers identify the protesters in Washington and the storming of the Capitol. This was stated by the head of the company's regulatory division Monica Bickert

Scandals

Tax scandal forced Facebook to get rid of “daughter” in Ireland

Tax scandal forced Facebook to get rid of “daughter” in Ireland

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Tax scandal forced Facebook to get rid of “daughter” in Ireland
Facebook is closing its holding companies in Ireland. These companies, according to the US Internal Revenue Service, were used to evade $9 billion in taxes in the US, Britain, and other countries

US News

The media learned about the secret “advertising” agreement between Google and Facebook

The media learned about the secret “advertising” agreement between Google and Facebook

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The media learned about the secret “advertising” agreement between Google and Facebook
Back in 2018, the American companies Facebook and Google agreed not to compete in the online advertising market, although even then they knew that this could lead to antitrust proceedings

Technology

US authorities in court demanded from Facebook to sell Instagram and WhatsApp

US authorities in court demanded from Facebook to sell Instagram and WhatsApp

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US authorities in court demanded from Facebook to sell Instagram and WhatsApp
For many years, Facebook adhered to a "systematic strategy" and bought up "promising competitors", said the American regulator