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How To Turn Off Snapchat’s Stalkerish Snap Map Feature

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Google Plans to Stop Scanning Users' Emails for Ad Targeting


Gmail will stop scanning emails for ad personalization later this year

Ars Technica

Gmail will no longer scan e-mails for ad personalization

The Guardian

Snapchat's new map feature raises fears of stalking and bullying


Google will stop scanning Gmail content for ad targeting


Spam caller facing $120 million fine from FCC


Facebook is training local organizations to help combat extremist content

Foreign affairs
@ruhanirabin via The Verge

Google will stop scanning your Gmail messages to sell targeted ads

VentureBeat , Ars Technica

Google will stop scanning your Gmail for ad targeting later this year

Mashable , PhoneArena

Facebook is adding a new app, all about video creators

TechCrunch , Bloomberg , The Verge , +3

Google now has all the data it needs, will stop scanning Gmail inboxes


At Cannes, advertisers are still hunting for an alternative to Google and Facebook

PE Hub

Elevate Security reels in $2 mln


Facebook is testing a revamped Videos tab with suggested clips on Android

PE Hub

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners amasses $283.5 mln for initial debt fund

The Verge

Germany wants to fine Facebook over hate speech, raising fears of censorship

Privacy Communities
PE Hub

Algorithmia picks up $10.5 mln Series A

PE Hub

Customer data platform Synthio takes in $10.5 mln


Tanzania to court foreigners as Vodacom IPO stalls


In-app payment messaging startup PayKey raises $6 million

CNN Tech

Google will no longer read your emails to tailor ads

The Guardian , TechCrunch , The Verge

Facebook launches drive in UK to tackle online extremist material

Communities Foreign affairs

Elon Musk just made a bad Twitter joke, and we are so confused

Business Insider

RICHARD GREENFIELD: I am bullish on Twitter and would be shocked if it wasn't bought within two years

Business Insider

Facebook: These are the kinds of people we want to hire


Supreme Court rules it's unlawful to block sex offenders from Facebook

Ars Technica

Judge rips lawyers in IP rift over viral Facebook childbirth video

GSMArena.com , PhoneArena

WhatsApp will soon let you share any type of file

Ars Technica

Scammer who made 96 million robocalls should pay $120M fine, FCC says

ISPs Messaging
TNW , Mashable

Facebook wants to stop creeps from downloading your profile picture


Facebook announces dates for its Oculus Connect 4 conference

The Verge

The Holo app is a tease of what's to come with AR on the iPhone


Facebook Has New Vision Beyond ‘Connecting,’ and It Thinks Groups Are Key