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今日推薦開源項目:《storybook》
今日推薦英文原文:《Canada fines Facebook almost $6.5 million over ‘false’ data privacy claims》
開源日報第780期:《storybook》
今日推薦開源項目:《storybook》傳送門:GitHub鏈接
推薦理由:Storybook 是一個 UI 組件的開發環境。它允許你瀏覽組件庫,查看每個組件的不同狀態,以及互動式地開發和測試組件。Storybook 與你特定的應用程序無關,它關心組件本身而並非組件會用在何處,這允許你將眼光集中於組件本身,便於提高組件的重用性、可測試性和開發速度,而不必擔心特定於應用程序的依賴關係。
今日推薦英文原文:《Canada fines Facebook almost $6.5 million over ‘false’ data privacy claims》作者:Rachel England
原文鏈接:https://www.engadget.com/canada-fines-facebook-almost-65-million-over-false-data-privacy-claims-000524114.html
推薦理由:facebook被指控對加拿大人的個人信息的有隱私虛假或誤導性聲明,並與第三方開發商不當共享數據, 並因此遭受650萬美元的重罰.

Canada fines Facebook almost $6.5 million over ‘false’ data privacy claims

Facebook is coughing up for another fine. This time the social network is handing over CAD$9 million (US$6.5 million / £5.3 million) to Canada as part of a settlement over the way it handled users』 personal information between August 2012 and June 2018. According to Canada』s independent Competition Bureau, Facebook 「made false or misleading claims about the privacy of Canadians』 personal information on Facebook and Messenger」 and improperly shared data with third-party developers.

According to the Bureau, Facebook gave the impression that users could control who could see and access their personal information on Facebook platform when using privacy features. However, 「Facebook did not limit the sharing of users』 personal information with some third-party developers in a way that was consistent with the company』s privacy claims.」 Furthermore, Facebook also allowed certain third-party developers to access the personal information of users』 friends after they installed certain third-party applications. Facebook said it had canned this practice in 2015, but the Bureau found evidence that it continued into 2018 with some developers.

In a statement to Reuters, Facebook said it 「did not agree」 with the finding, but wanted to resolve the matter quickly. 「Although we do not agree with the Commissioner’s conclusions, we are resolving this matter by entering into a consent agreement and not contesting the conclusions for the purposes of this agreement,」 a spokesperson said.

The fine is the latest in a long line of penalties Facebook has been dealt for the way it handles user data. In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which involved the data of some 87 million Facebook users worldwide — the company has faced multiple fines, including a record $5 billion from US regulators in January.
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