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Garett Sloane / Ad Age:
Twitter suspends Grindr from its ad platform as it investigates report that the dating app shared sensitive data with ad tech partners including Twitter's MoPub   —  Gay dating app was sharing sensitive data with Twitter's MoPub and other ad tech partners, report claims
Jan 14, 2020, 4:50 PMIn context
Annie Palmer / CNBC:
Amazon reinstates FedEx's ground delivery for Prime shipments, saying the shipper has consistently met its delivery requirements, after suspending it last month   —  - Amazon informed third-party sellers that they can resume using FedEx's ground delivery shipping services.
Jan 14, 2020, 2:53 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Google plans to phase out support for user-agent strings in Chrome, opting for a new technology called Client Hints, as part of its Privacy Sandbox project   —  Chrome will move to a new technology called Client Hints, part of the newer Privacy Sandbox project.
Jan 14, 2020, 12:00 PMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
Google says it will phase out support for third-party cookies in Chrome within two years   —  Google's Chrome team, advancing its web privacy effort, later this year will begin testing the “privacy sandbox” proposals it unveiled in 2019.  The Chrome tests, which Google announced Tuesday …
Jan 14, 2020, 11:35 AMIn context
Nicholas Thompson / Wired:
Q&A with Twitter's head of product Kayvon Beykpour about how Twitter is trying to stop incentivizing toxic behavior, giving users a “troll score”, more   —  Kayvon Beykpour, Twitter's head of product, admits the platform can still incentivize toxic behavior.
Jan 13, 2020, 11:30 AMIn context
Steven Sinofsky / Learning By Shipping:
CES 2020 show notes: a look at 12 technologies/categories, the raw materials of the primordial soup of innovation that the show has become over the years   —  CES continues to be an event where you can see the raw materials of the next big thing far more often than you can see the next big thing.
Jan 12, 2020, 4:20 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Study: most cookie consent forms served to EU users violate GDPR's informed consent requirement by using pre-ticked boxes, hiding “reject all” option, and more   —  Most cookie consent pop-ups served to Internet users in the European Union — ostensibly seeking permission …
Jan 12, 2020, 12:10 PMIn context
Tim Bradshaw / Financial Times:
Facebook shares closed at an all-time high of $218.30 on Thursday, valuing it at $622B and surpassing the previous high of $217.50 reached in July 2018   —  Facebook's share price has hit an all-time high, surpassing the peak it reached before a series of privacy scandals in 2018 and despite attacks …
Jan 11, 2020, 11:25 AMIn context
Isobel Cockerell / Coda Story:
Instagram is removing posts and suspending accounts that voice support for slain Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani, says it is complying with US sanctions   —  News agencies, human rights activists and influencers have had their accounts deactivated.  —  After a U.S. drone strike killed …
Jan 10, 2020, 8:55 PMIn context
Ranjan Roy / Margins:
Facebook's corporate comms have felt combative and sloppy since late 2018, and now even rank and file employees are facing public vilification   —  Becoming the villain.  —  5 hr  —  Ranjan here, writing about how Facebook's communication operations feel completely broken and wondering whether …
Jan 10, 2020, 7:45 PMIn context

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