This is a log of relevant Facebook-related news, both positive and negative, where they relate to privacy.
- 3 July 2021Amsterdam District Court rejects Facebook's arguments regarding the litigation brought by two Dutch non-profits, Data Privacy Foundation and Consumentenbond, who claim that Facebook does not have a proper legal basis for data processing in the Netherlands, clearing the way for the case to be heard in October. [TechCrunch] -
- 15 June 2021European Court of Justice rules that Facebook may be taken to court by any member state's privacy watchdog, not just Ireland's where it's European arm is incorporated.[The Associated Press] - European Union's highest court,
- 1 June 2021Facebook funded study finds that new iOS privacy controls are bad for you. 😲 [University of Florida via PocketNow] - A