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Judge says class action suit against Facebook over facial recognition can go forward

Judge says class action suit against Facebook over facial recognition can go forward  TechCrunch Facebook is using ‘dishonest and manipulative’ tactics to get EU users to agree to facial recognition, critics say  Business Insider Facebook to face class action lawsuit over facial recognition  CNET These Ex-Spies Are Harvesting Facebook Photos For A Massive …

Consumer groups to approach FTC over Facebook’s facial recognition

Consumer groups to approach FTC over Facebook’s facial recognition  Reuters AP News Guide: Facebook tries to quell data concerns  SFGate Full Transcript: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg On Protecting User Data  NPR Full coverage

A suspect tried to blend in with 60000 concertgoers. China’s facial recognition cameras caught him.

A suspect tried to blend in with 60000 concertgoers. China’s facial recognition cameras caught him.  Washington Post Keep Facial Recognition Away From Body Cameras  Cato Institute (blog) Facial Recognition Tech Busts Man in Crowd of 60K  Newser Full coverage

Facial recognition tech picks a suspect out of a crowd of 50000 in China

Facial recognition tech picks a suspect out of a crowd of 50000 in China  Digital Trends A suspect tried to blend in with 60000 concertgoers. China’s facial-recognition cameras caught him.  Washington Post Keep Facial Recognition Away From Body Cameras  Cato Institute (blog) Full coverage

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: Accessed Facebook profiles could exceed 87 million

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: Accessed Facebook profiles could exceed 87 million  Politico Cambridge Analytica says more than 87 million could have had information breached  The Hill Steve Bannon named in Facebook-Cambridge Analytica lawsuit  The Mercury News Full coverage

Facebook user posts confession hours after his mother and friend are found dead: Authorities

Facebook user posts confession hours after his mother and friend are found dead: Authorities  ABC News In the US, you don’t have to kill to be a murderer  BBC News Police to return to scene of girl’s drive-by shooting in murder probe  Clacton and Frinton Gazette Full coverage

Stocks jump, encouraged by China’s tone on trade; Facebook climbs

Stocks jump, encouraged by China’s tone on trade; Facebook climbs  Los Angeles Times Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day  Bloomberg Trump’s China Tariff Talk Rightly Worries Retailers: Gadfly  Washington Post Is China destined to eclipse the US as tech superpower? Don’t bet on it  The Globe and Mail Trump’s Tariff …

Tech investor says Rebekah Mercer asked Facebook for probe into Cambridge Analytica

Tech investor says Rebekah Mercer asked Facebook for probe into Cambridge Analytica  The Hill Rebekah Mercer Asked Facebook For An Independent Investigation Into Cambridge Analytica  BuzzFeed News Cambridge Analytica: Users can’t be trusted to protect their own data, expert says  OSU – The Lantern Unwittingly giving up our privacies online  Philippine Star The Atlantic …

What You Don’t Know About How Facebook Uses Your Data

What You Don’t Know About How Facebook Uses Your Data  New York Times Here are Mark Zuckerberg’s notes from today’s hearing  TechCrunch Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Wins Would-Be Congressional Grilling  Fortune Mark Zuckerberg Is Halfway to Scot-Free  The Atlantic ‘Your user agreement sucks’: Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate grilling, in 10 key moments  Washington Post Full coverage

5 things for April 11: Trump & Rosenstein, Facebook, China, Israel, Antarctica

5 things for April 11: Trump & Rosenstein, Facebook, China, Israel, Antarctica  CNN This is how Facebook uses your data for ad targeting  Recode Mark Zuckerberg returns to Congress, NHL playoffs and more things to know Wednesday  USA TODAY Commentary: Why conservatives don’t have Mark Zuckerberg’s back  CBS News Full coverage

Syria, Russia, Facebook: Your Thursday Briefing

Syria, Russia, Facebook: Your Thursday Briefing  New York Times Syria ‘chemical attack’: US weighs up military response  BBC News Syrian Refugees Entering the US Is Down to Trickle  Wall Street Journal Trump is making less sense than ever  Washington Post Full coverage

Wendy Vitter promises to leave pro-life, religious stances aside if confirmed as federal judge

Wendy Vitter promises to leave pro-life, religious stances aside if confirmed as federal judge  The Advocate Here’s a Trump Judicial Nominee Refusing to Say if She Supports Brown v. Board of Education  Splinter (blog) Trump’s Latest Judicial Nominee Said Planned Parenthood Kills ‘150000 Females a Year’  The Cut Full coverage

US judge rules Uber drivers are not employees

US judge rules Uber drivers are not employees  VentureBeat Unofficial third-party YouTube & Uber “PWAs” appear in Microsoft Store  OnMSFT (blog) Uber’s Massive 2016 Breach Exposed Data On More Than 25 Million Americans  Forbes Uber adds car rental, bikes, buses, and trains to its mobile app  ConsumerAffairs Crisis of the Week: Safety, Oversight Questions …