Speaking in San Jose, California, at the F8 gathering of software developers, tech folks and others, Zuckerberg said to cheers that the company is re-opening app reviews, the process that gets new and updated apps on its services. The massive hack prompted new questions about privacy levels on the platform, incited a #DeleteFacebook movement by some users and sent Zuckerberg to the Capitol to testify for hours in front of members of Congress.
The founder of the network has told that will make to increase security. Facebook executives - including Zuckerberg - recently weathered hours-long testimony to the United States Congress and British Parliament, along with worldwide media pressure over its data privacy practices.
With that pithy, offhand line, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the elephant in the room at Facebook's annual developer gathering, F8. In April, Facebook limited the amount of information third-party developers can collect from users without Facebook's express approval within its application programming interfaces.
The company is also introducing a "Clear History" tool that lets users delete the information the social network has on them from websites and apps that used Facebook's ads and analytics tools.
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Though the feature is optional for all Facebook users and contains some of the same basic semi-anonymizing protections as most other dating apps (e.g. first name only, no direct link to profile, a private messaging system, etc.), it still somehow manages to be a privacy nightmare.
Zuckerberg also touted Facebook's new $199 virtual reality device, called the Oculus Go, saying everyone in attendance would get one for free. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.
Zuckerberg said the dating features are coming soon, but did not elaborate. Other new features coming to Instagram include augmented reality overlays from developers, like amusing mustaches and hats, and new ways for third-party apps to have videos post directly to stories on Instagram and Facebook.
But Zuckerberg suggested that Facebook would not slow down and wouldn't distance itself from developers as it prioritizes data privacy.
United Kingdom lawmakers are well and truly fed up with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and have ordered him to appear for parliamentary questioning or face a formal summons the next time he sets foot on British territory. You can laugh together and cry together.
Concerns that the USA may reimpose sanctions on Iran helped underpin the markets this week as this represents a threat to supply. A strong US dollar also weighed on crude prices, as the USA dollar index hit its highest level since January.
The plan now, per Ryan Pace , is to have Daniels - a college center - work at left guard while keeping Cody Whitehair at center. But I'm blessed that they did, because I was waiting on somebody to call and I'm glad they did.
We are going to try to put him in spots where we can utilize the great speed he has. "I tell you, it's awesome ". I think I was more scared of him tackling me in the bathroom for not knowing what's happening, than anything.
By the evening, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge appeared on the steps of the Lindo Wing with their still unnamed son. The birth has also brought some speculation that the Duke of York may remarry his former wife, Sarah, Duchess of York.
Whatever be the noble thought of the man, he found himself under attack from the predator who had nearly gone for the kill. The 67-year-old man mauled by a huge male lion in South Africa is the wildlife park's British owner, it has been revealed.
Polls among South Koreans showed, ahead of the summit, only 14.7% thought denuclearization and peace would a real possibility. He also promised to designate a United Nations disarmament official to work with the South Korean government, SBS reported.
Amazon shares ended the US Monday trading session in the red as Jeff Bezos' firm announced plans to expand its Vancouver tech hub. Hiring AI engineers will have an impact in multiple areas of the Amazon business , though Alexa is the most obvious beneficiary.
Even though family members have stakes in how that information gets shared, they typically aren't involved in the consent process. Prosecutors say Joseph DeAngelo carried out his most violent crimes in the months after he was sacked for shoplifting in 1979.
Although NATO members may agree on the threat presented by Russian Federation they don't necessarily agree on spending. The commitment was made in 2014 and thus far only six of the 28 countries that made the pledge meet the goal.
Boston controlled the quarter and managed to extend their lead to 17-points, 87-70, with 40.9 seconds left in the quarter. Veteran Al Horford added 26 points as the C's picked up the slack for Jaylen Brown who sat out with the hamstring injury.
LeBron averaged 45.0 points per over the last three home games of the series against IN and posted a triple-double IN the opener. The Pacers came into the playoffs extremely confident, and their confidence has allowed them to push the Cavaliers to the brink.
No school has had players selected in more consecutive NFL Drafts than MI , which has an 80-year streak going back to 1939. Former defensive tackle Maurice "Mo" Hurst and linebacker Mike McCray are hoping to hear their names called tomorrow.
Khomenei: US provoking Gulf nations to confront Iran
Khamenei stressed that the U.S. forces should leave the Middle East as they are the cause of insecurity in the region. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , in Riyadh , urged unity among Persian Gulf countries in confronting Iran.
WhatsApp founder, CEO Jan Koum steps down
If a government or company asked WhatsApp to turn over your messages, the company wouldn't be able to, since it cannot read them. The Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal cost Facebook an unknown number of subscribers.
Dalmia Bharat 'adopts' Delhi's Red Fort
It also plans to use Red Fort for cultural events and concerts in order to promote greater tourist interest in it. The basic and advanced amenities of the tourist destinations would be provided by them.