Free Software Movement of India asks ECI to bring digital, social media reforms

HYDERABAD: Hyderabad -Based Free Software Movement of India (FSMI) submitted a representation to the Election Commission of India demanding various digital and social media reforms, including the monitoring of online spending of political parties, in light of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The representation titled, ‘Tech For Democracy’, highlighted the various instances of data-related issues […]

User data harvesting: CBI seeks more details from Facebook, Cambridge Analytica

NEW DELHI: The CBI has approached Facebook and Cambridge Analytica seeking additional information following their responses to its queries related to alleged illegal personal data harvesting of Indians from the social networking platform, officials said Wednesday. The agency officials said the CBI had received responses to its queries from both the companies but it needed […]