WhatsApp delays privacy update following concerns over Facebook data sharing

WhatsApp is pushing back an update to its privacy policy following significant backlash and confusion. Angela Lang/CNET WhatsApp on Friday said it was postponing an update to its privacy policy following concerns and calls from users to switch to other encrypted apps like Signal and Telegram. The Facebook-owned app is now giving users until May […]

Uber appeals California’s $59M fine over data on sexual assaults

Uber was the first ride-hailing company to voluntarily release a transparency report about serious safety incidents. Angela Lang/CNET California’s Public Utilities Commission fined Uber $59 million in December for refusing to turn over detailed information about...

Parler users’ posts archived along with some location data

An archive of Parler posts, including deleted posts, has been created. Getty Images An archive of posts on Parler has been created, and it includes deleted posts and location data for images and videos. A person claiming credit for scraping the data said she wanted to...