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Facebook just got clobbered with a record $5 billion penalty over the Cambridge Analytica data breach

Facebook just got clobbered with a record $5 billion penalty over the Cambridge Analytica data breach

The Federal Trade Commission just slammed Facebook with a record $5 billion penalty over its handling of user data following the giant Cambridge Analytica breach last year. The FTC settlement also requires Facebook to make sweeping changes to its privacy practices and submit itself to more independent scrutiny than ever before. Under the settlement, Facebook

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Why the September Mobile First Google Indexing Update is so Important

The 2019 September Mobile First Google Indexing Update is so Important

  Over time, Google has always shown remarkable commitments towards ensuring that its swarming search engine users, gain the user’s satisfaction. Thus, a reason for the several search engine algorithm updates from time to time, which are, however, most often trailed by mixed reactions from concerned stakeholders. Before stepping further into this, let’s first describe

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What Businesses Should Know About the Upcoming Tool for Managing Off-Facebook Activity

In the coming months, we’ll begin rolling out a tool that lets people see and manage their off-Facebook activity. Mark Zuckerberg¬†announced this feature last year, and it’s designed to give people more transparency and control over the data other apps and websites share with us. This will include a list of the apps and websites

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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - 25 May 2018

How Will The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Impact Marketers?

The General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR is a regulation prescribed by the law in the EU. The bill primarily focuses on the protection of both, data and privacy for all individuals within the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). It also addresses and regulates the export of personal data outside the Continue reading »