User Data

Report: Uber May Sell User Data to Turn a Profit

Ride-sharing app Uber may have to turn to selling its vast trove of user data to finally turn a profit. Following the rest of the Silicon Valley Masters of the Universe, Uber could reportedly profit from user data, which an insider described as “a wildly successful data collection on who uses it and how they use it and where they go.” 

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

BuzzFeed: We Have ‘Absolutely No Control’ over Facebook Personal Data

A BuzzFeed journalist recently used a Facebook transparency tool to investigate the sort of companies utilizing her data for advertising, finding her personal data was “everywhere” with “no control.”BuzzFeed News reporter Katie Notopoulos recently investigated the sort of personal details that advertisers

Facebook aims to quell new storm over Russian efforts, lobbying