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Another Top Facebook Exec Calls It Quits

Reuters | Anjuli Davies | Posted 12.21.2012 | Technology

By Anjuli Davies LONDON (Reuters) - Joanna Shields, head of social media group Facebook's operations in Europe, is leaving to join a Br...

Facebook Letting Users Download More Of Their Data

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.12.2012 | Technology

Facebook's making more of your data available to you. The social network announced on its Privacy page on April 12 that its users will now be able...

Facebook Faces Tougher Privacy Regulations Overseas

AP | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

BRUSSELS -- The European Union wants to replace a mishmash of national laws on data protection with one bloc-wide reform, updating laws put in place l...

Facebook Needs Arctic Air To Keep Servers Cool

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 12.27.2011 | Technology

STOCKHOLM — Facebook is to build a new server farm on the edge of the Arctic Circle – its first outside the United States – to impro...

Gerry Smith

Austrian Law Students Help Spark Facebook Privacy Probe

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.21.2011 | Technology

While researching a paper on privacy law this summer, Max Schrems, a 24-year-old law student in Austria, asked Facebook to turn over all the data the ...

Facebook Defends Facial Recognition To Regulators

Posted 08.09.2011 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic and Georgina Prodhan SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook is providing European regulators with information about its ...

Ilse Aigner, German Minister, Slams Facebook On Privacy, Threatens To Quit

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BERLIN — A German minister has sharply criticized Facebook's handling of personal data and is calling on the social network to upgrade its priva...

Facebook Hits Europe

Reuters Via NYT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Three German Internet entrepreneurs, the Samwer brothers, have taken a stake in the social networking site Facebook, Alexander Samwer said. Mr. Samwer...