Facebook has now suspended the myPersonality app (and around 200 other similar apps) in its efforts to investigate apps that may have violated its data privacy policies. Those changes, according to Facebook, significantly reduced the amount of data that apps could access. The American official told the Times investigators have also contacted Facebook as a part of the probe.
In another case linked to an online personality quiz misusing data of Facebook users, the data of a further three million people was available on an unprotected website that could have been accessed by unauthorised parties.
Aside from the data set, the application was also able to collect information from around 22 million status updates from more than 150,000 users.
Select committees rarely formally summon witnesses to appear, but did formally summon Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix after he refused to appear before the DCMS committee to clarify previous testimony.
UK Parliament roars: Oi!
During his evidence session, Schroepfer said this was at the request of "people" in these countries, who wanted to work with a local regulator rather than Facebook Ireland.
In the end, the only tried and tested solution to social network privacy problems is to limit one's presence altogether.
"We suspended the myPersonality app nearly a month ago because we believe that it may have violated Facebook's policies", Mr Archibong said on Monday in response to an AFP inquiry.
The new triple tap gesture (above), Google's general attitude when it comes to the Pixel Buds (below). Updates to the Pixel Buds are downloaded in the background without the need for users to do anything.
Taliban militants and fighters of Islamic State outfit have presence in the province, some 120 km east of Afghan capital of Kabul. He said security forces killed six of the attackers after two of them carried out suicide attacks near the building's entrance.
No amount of success can ever overshadow the amount of love one harbours for the woman who has brought them into the world. This is what we do. "And I think all four of us kids love books." said Slye, an octogenarian from Emily.
In retaliation, China announced its decision to impose 25 per cent tariffs on a total of 106 goods imported from the US. Relations between the United States and China have become increasingly fractious with regard to trade.
Ruthless and bloodthirsty gangs roam the open roads and the tyrannical Authority seek to rule who remains with an iron fist. So far I haven't seen anything particularly interesting that makes my ears perk up, but I'll be keeping an eye on this one.
For a full list of recalled brands, consumers are urged to check the Food and Drug Administration's website . The eggs were sold under various brand names, including Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak and Crystal Farms.
The United Nations General Assembly rejected by a huge majority the USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. She stressed that Russia's position on Jerusalem remains unchanged and that Moscow stands for a two-state solution.
On the supply side are expectations that as prices continue to rise so will production, including USA oil and shale production. The immediate aftermath has seen tensions between Israel and Iran rise in Syria, already leading to one military clash.
Power led 56 of 85 laps on the 14-turn, 2.439-mile permanent road course to collect his 33rd career victory (ninth all time). Josef Newgarden's spin on Lap 56 gave everyone a final pit stop under caution , and everyone put on red tires.
That "head tax" is estimated to raise about $48 million - which authorities are marking for housing and homeless services. The head tax is a $275 tax per employee for larger companies with more than $20 million in annual revenue.
Swansea needed a 10-goal swing - beating Stoke and seeing Southampton hammered by Manchester City - to stay up. That meant Chelsea will not be playing in Europe's elite competition for the second season in three years.
The Magic are taking Lil' Penny to the draft lottery
Should the Kings stay put at No. 7, it would mark the 7th time in the lottery era where they have ended up with that selection. Hoping to land its next star, the Orlando Magic are dusting off an old friend for Tuesday's NBA Draft: Lil' Penny.
Trump pledges to safeguard Chinese telecoms jobs
ZTE, as one of the world's largest telecom equipment makers, relied on US companies such as Qualcomm and Intel for components. Which brings us back to Trump. "You should care more about our national security than Chinese jobs", he wrote on Twitter .
British nationals held in DR Congo freed
It is a Unesco world heritage site and home to critically-endangered mountain gorillas, as well as lions, elephants and hippos. Five Virunga rangers and a staff driver were killed just last month during an ambush in the central sector of the park.
No takers for Trump's hard stance on Iran
In this scenario, Iran would continue to observe the JCPOA's terms of inspection and limits on enrichment of nuclear materials. The statement reads: "A long-term framework for Iran's nuclear programme... will need to be addressed [after 2025]".