Facebook’s Fifth Annual Diversity Report Shows Female Employees Have Increased 5 Percent in 5 Years

The number of women employees at Facebook has increased five percent over the past five years and there has been a modest growth in the proportion of Asian, Black and Hispanic employees across the company, the social media giant revealed on Friday. Read More …

WhatsApp End-to-End Encryption Good for Society, Says Facebook’s Kent

HIGHLIGHTS It helps people communicate securely and safely: Gail Kent Kent admitted that WhatsApp does collect limited personal information WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum reportedly quit over “weakening encryption” A week after WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum resigned, reportedly over “data privacy” Read More …

Facebook’s Privacy Practices During Cambridge Analytica Leak Period Had Been Cleared by PwC

HIGHLIGHTS Assessment was done for the period during which data scandal occurred Facebook has been under scrutiny from lawmakers across the world Personal data of users went in the hands of Cambridge Analytica Facebook’s privacy practices were cleared by auditing firm Read More …