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US regulators approve $5bn Facebook fine in Cambridge Analytica probe

07 July, 2019 9:08 am 9:08 am

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – US regulators have approved a record $5bn (£4bn) fine on Facebook to settle an investigation into data privacy violations, says US reports. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has been investigating allegations that political consultancy Cambridge Analytica improperly obtained the data of up to 87 million Facebook users. The settlement was approved … Read More

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Qualcomm urges US regulators to ban some iPhones

02 February, 2019 9:57 am 9:57 am

(Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc is urging US trade regulators to reverse a judge’s ruling and ban the import of some Apple Inc iPhones in a long-running patent fight between the two companies. Qualcomm is seeking the ban in hopes of dealing Apple a blow before the two begin a major trial in mid-April in San … Read More