Articles about Facebook

Takeaways from Google CEO, Sundar Pichai’s, Trip to Washington

Some lawmakers zeroed-in on whether Google tracks location without consent – Representative Ted Poe of Texas accused Pichai of being evasive about location tracking when Pichai declined to give a yes or no answer when Poe asked if Google tracked his movements if he walked back and forth across a room.

Google the Latest to Feel Heat from Lawmakers

The biggest names in tech have increasingly found themselves in lawmakers’ crosshairs at home and abroad. Concerns, however, are not strictly partisan.

Facebook Under Fire from British Lawmakers

Policymakers worldwide show no signs of letting up their increased scrutiny of Facebook. A British parliamentary committee investigating Russian election influencing campaigns has recommended sweeping regulations on tech companies, while accusing the social media giant of being disingenuous or outright obstructing lines of questioning.

Europe’s Regulator Extraordinaire: Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager is making sure the world’s most powerful tech companies are complying with the EU’s rules on competition.