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Apple’s Tim Cook calls for privacy bill with right to delete data

He said the Federal Trade Commission, the consumer protection regulatory agency, “should establish a data-broker clearinghouse, requiring all data brokers to register, enabling consumers to track the transactions that have bundled and sold their data from place to place, and giving users the power to delete their data on demand, freely, easily and online, once and for all.” In recent months, Cook has been sharply critical of tech rivals such as Facebook and Google over business models which are built around collecting and monetizing personal data.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Facebook closes hundreds of 'inauthentic' Russia-linked pages | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Facebook announced Thursday that it has removed more than 500 pages, groups and accounts originating in Russia for engaging in what the social network called “coordinated inauthentic behaviour.” The California-based social media giant said they were part of two separate but similar Russian-based influence operations, one that was active in a variety of former Soviet republics and another focused specifically on Ukraine.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Ronaldo celebrates winning Italian Super Cup with Floyd Mayweather

PAY ATTENTION: Become a member of the leading sports Facebook group 'TUKO Michezo' Earlier, TUKO.co.ke had reported how Cristiano Ronaldo's second half was all Juventus needed to claim the Italian Super Cup after a hard-fought 1-0 win over 10-man AC Milan on Wednesday, January 16, 2019.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

'10 killed' in attack near Mali-Niger border: govt official

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News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

African leaders to meet over DRC vote dispute

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News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Angel Di Maria speaks on what went wrong at United ahead of his return to Old Trafford

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Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

DusitD2 attacker put up household goods for sale days to terror attack Kenya News

- Gichunge advertised his household goods on Facebook and invited interested buyers to place orders - The post also included two mobile phone numbers, one belonging to him and the other to a woman he was staying with - He claimed he was moving out of Nairobi and needed to dispose the items at attractive and negotiable prices One of the terrorists involved in Tuesday, January 15, attack at 14 Riverside Drive premises had put up all his household goods for sale one week before he unleashed terror.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Mariah Carey Won't Be Joining The #10YearsChallenge

“*Picture taken at some point prior to today.” Interestingly, Carey is not the only one to have poked some fun with the “10-Year Challenge,” which started with a Facebook meme that went viral in January 2019.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Zimbabwe to charge activist pastor with subverting government-lawyers' group

Mawarire was arrested by armed police on Wednesday and initially charged with the lesser crime of inciting public violence after he circulated Facebook videos encouraging Zimbabweans to heed a stay-at-home strike called by the country’s biggest labour union.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

DusitD2 attack: Atheists in Kenya boss mocks God over 14 Riverside terror attack

God is not great," he said in a Facebook post seen by TUKO.co.ke on Thursday morning.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019