Privacy

5 Personal Matters You Shouldn’t Share with Anyone

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 04:24 GMT

As human beings, we love to share with others, it is our way of building a connection.

On Safer Internet Day, Google calls on Arab internet users to do privacy check, stay safe online

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:59 GMT

To mark Safer Internet Day, Google called on internet users across the Middle East and North Africa to take simple steps to stay safe online and to safeguard their data and privacy.

Whatsapp sends users 4 highlights via status to clear air on policy updates

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 03:24 GMT

Over the past days, Whatsapp has been trying hard to clear the air among users who criticized the app of sharing information and private messages with Facebook through their new privacy policy updates.

Egypt’s Dar al-Iftaa warns of 'Nearby' feature on Telegram

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 11:04 GMT

The new feature reveals all nearby people, their profiles and accurately measures how far they locate away from the user who searches for more nearby people.

Facebook says users must accept targeted ads even under new EU law

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 07:45 GMT

The EU law promises the biggest shakeup in online privacy since the birth of the internet. Companies face fines if they collect personal information without permission.

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 - 07:43 GMT

Privacy concerns have swamped Facebook since it acknowledged last month that information about millions of users wrongly ended up in the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.

Myanmar activists welcome Zuckerberg's 24-hour target to block hate speech on Facebook

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 08:17 GMT

Zuckerberg said his company would step up efforts to block hate messages in Myanmar.

Facebook cuts ties to data brokers in blow to targeted ads

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 - 08:10 GMT

Facebook adjusted the privacy settings on its service on Wednesday, giving users control over their personal information in fewer taps.

Americans less likely to trust Facebook than rivals on personal data

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 - 07:23 GMT

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized for “a breach of trust” in advertisements placed in papers.

#DeleteFacebook? Privacy proves hard to protect online

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 07:31 GMT

Neither Facebook nor Google responded to emails asking whether they viewed the Cliqz research as representative.

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