Most users of Facebook and Google had fundamental gaps in understanding, even after reading privacy policies, about how the websites handled their information.
Facebook could be valued at up to $96 billion when it goes public this year.
Boris Johnson will claim victory over Ken Livingstone in the London mayoral election, according to analyses based on data from Google searches, Twitter and Facebook.
Facebook may delay its highly-anticipated stock market floatation until mid-June, after a string of acquisitions reportedly diverted the attention of top executives.
Facebook may delay its highly-anticipated stock market flotation until mid-June, after a string of acquisitions reportedly diverted the attention of top executives.
Parents have been accused by ministers of helping their children break strict Facebook rules banning youngsters under 13 setting up profiles.
Facebook is buying a portfolio of 650 web technology patents from Microsoft for $550m, as part of an effort to bolster its defences against a volley of intellectual property infringement claims.
Facebook’s highly-anticipated flotation is expected to happen on May 17, according to reports.
The mother of 16 year-old boy who was killed in a moped accident received messages from a fake Facebook account saying her son was still alive, just days after he died.
Sergey Brin, Google’s co-founder, has said his criticisms of Apple and Facebook’s respective walled gardens threatening web freedom have been “distorted”.