Mark Zuckerberg’s visit to Harvard University addressed fake news but missed the centrepoint

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revisited Harvard University Wednesday to address some key issues that the company is embroiled in, having data privacy as the bottom-line. Zuckerberg was speaking to Jonathan Zittrain, who heads the Harvard Law’s Berkman Klein Center for internet and society. He said that Facebook is not the “arbiter of truth” and is […]

British lawmakers slam Facebook for violating UK laws, recommend stiffer regulation

British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that accused Facebook of intentionally violating privacy and anti-competition laws in the UK, and called for greater oversight of social media companies. The report on fake news and disinformation on social media sites followed an 18-month investigation. The parliamentary committee that prepared the report says social media sites […]