Facebook told the Federal Trade Commission in late February that the agency’s recommendation for fining the company was unconstitutional and unjustified since the Cambridge Analytica scandal didn’t harm consumers, according to documents released by the agency. Facebook also said the fine wasn’t justified because the company didn’t profit from the leak of data from millions of its users....
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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