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Watch the Motorola Moto G6/Moto E5 livestream event right here

WATCH THE MOTOROLA MOTO G6/MOTO E5 LIVESTREAM EVENT RIGHT HERE

In case you've forgotten or totally out of the loop, Motorola is expected to announce its Moto G6 and E5 devices at an event today....

Facebook doubled its European lobbying spend to $3 billion to handle crises like fake news and terrorism

FACEBOOK DOUBLED ITS EUROPEAN LOBBYING SPEND TO $3 BILLION TO HANDLE CRISES LIKE FAKE NEWS AND TERRORISM

Filings show Facebook shelled out a record amount on its European lobbying operations in 2017, doubling spend to $3 billion. The company...

 
 
 
Oculus announces new privacy dashboard and policy ahead of new European regs

OCULUS ANNOUNCES NEW PRIVACY DASHBOARD AND POLICY AHEAD OF NEW EUROPEAN REGS

Oculus is updating its privacy policy ahead of May 25, when the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation will take effect....

Facebook moves 1.5 billion users from Ireland to U.S. escaping EU privacy laws

FACEBOOK MOVES 1.5 BILLION USERS FROM IRELAND TO U.S. ESCAPING EU PRIVACY LAWS

You would expect that with the level of scrutiny that Facebook is now under following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the company...

 
 
 
Facebook just took its first steps toward GDPR compliance

FACEBOOK JUST TOOK ITS FIRST STEPS TOWARD GDPR COMPLIANCE

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence " Digital Media Briefing " subscribers hours before appearing on Business...

Tilapia: Freak Farmed Fish or Evolutionary Rock Star?

TILAPIA: FREAK FARMED FISH OR EVOLUTIONARY ROCK STAR?

Posts are appearing on my Facebook feed warning against the dangers of eating tilapia. So I decided to do a little research. My dad...

 
 
 
Facebook To Offer Users Opt-Outs That Comply With New European Privacy Rules

FACEBOOK TO OFFER USERS OPT-OUTS THAT COMPLY WITH NEW EUROPEAN PRIVACY RULES

The social media giant will ask users worldwide if they want to continue sharing data for ads as well as personal information such...

The biggest companies in the TV industry are banding together to arm themselves against Google and Facebook

THE BIGGEST COMPANIES IN THE TV INDUSTRY ARE BANDING TOGETHER TO ARM THEMSELVES AGAINST GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK

NBCUniversal is joining rivals Turner, Fox and Viacom to help advertisers better use data to target people with TV ads. The consortium,...

 
 
 
Facebook to exclude 1.5 billion users from Europe's GDPR privacy law

FACEBOOK TO EXCLUDE 1.5 BILLION USERS FROM EUROPE'S GDPR PRIVACY LAW

If a new European law restricting what companies can do with people's online data went into effect tomorrow, almost 1.9 billion Facebook...

Even Facebook is designing its own processors, says a new report

EVEN FACEBOOK IS DESIGNING ITS OWN PROCESSORS, SAYS A NEW REPORT

Facebook is reportedly designing its very own processor hardware so as to reduce reliance on partners like Intel and Qualcomm in its...

 
 
 
What you need to know about GDPR, the new EU privacy rules that have Silicon Valley scrambling to keep up

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT GDPR, THE NEW EU PRIVACY RULES THAT HAVE SILICON VALLEY SCRAMBLING TO KEEP UP

Leah Millis / Reuters The EU is implementing major new data privacy regulation next month. It affects any company that processes EU...

15 exclusive restaurants around the world where you're most likely to dine next to a billionaire

15 EXCLUSIVE RESTAURANTS AROUND THE WORLD WHERE YOU'RE MOST LIKELY TO DINE NEXT TO A BILLIONAIRE

Alinea/Facebook Experiencing a culture's food is one of the most enjoyable parts of travel. Amir Benesh, CEO of LVH Global, works with...

 
 
 
Facebook lets creators turn video premieres into live events

FACEBOOK LETS CREATORS TURN VIDEO PREMIERES INTO LIVE EVENTS

If you watch enough Twitch channels, you may have seen a Premiere - a pre-recorded video that debuts as a live stream. It lets broadcasters...

Facebook is testing a new playable ad format for trying games, no installation required

FACEBOOK IS TESTING A NEW PLAYABLE AD FORMAT FOR TRYING GAMES, NO INSTALLATION REQUIRED

EXCLUSIVE: Facebook has started testing a new “playable ad” format today with a couple dozen game developers. The ad is meant to let...

 
 
 
Facebook Adds Privacy Settings to Comply With European Rules

FACEBOOK ADDS PRIVACY SETTINGS TO COMPLY WITH EUROPEAN RULES

Facebook is enhancing privacy safeguards for users around the world as it complies with new European rules designed to make it easier...

Facebook is rolling out 'permission screens' so users can opt out of targeted ads - but there's no 'decline' button

FACEBOOK IS ROLLING OUT 'PERMISSION SCREENS' SO USERS CAN OPT OUT OF TARGETED ADS - BUT THERE'S NO 'DECLINE' BUTTON

Facebook now needs to ask your permission to use your data to target ads or turn on face recognition in Europe. It's a requirement...

 
 
 
Facebook will soon ask if you really do want to share whether you're gay or straight online

FACEBOOK WILL SOON ASK IF YOU REALLY DO WANT TO SHARE WHETHER YOU'RE GAY OR STRAIGHT ONLINE

Facebook is about to ask whether you really want to share highly sensitive details about your life, such as religion, political leanings,...

WhatsApp assures users their data is safe

WHATSAPP ASSURES USERS THEIR DATA IS SAFE

As we have reported previously, WhatsApp is owned by Facebook. Apparently WhatsApp has posted a new FAQ section that reassures users...

 
 
 
Mad Deals Of The Day: 55% Off A Gorgeous Trench Coat At Mango And More

MAD DEALS OF THE DAY: 55% OFF A GORGEOUS TRENCH COAT AT MANGO AND MORE

Jacket With its loose trench-like cut and soft stone colour, this is the perfect jacket to bring out on late spring nights. $60 , Mango...

The Future of Well-Being in a Tech-Saturated World

THE FUTURE OF WELL-BEING IN A TECH-SATURATED WORLD

When the Pew Research Center asks American internet users for their bottom-line judgment about the role of digital technology in their...