• Facebook and Airbnb told to change their ToS to fix EU consumer rights issues by year's end

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Facebook has been singled out for censure by the European Commission's head of consumer affairs who has warned she's running out of patience and said the company needs to make additional changes to its terms of service before the end of the year to bring them into line with the bloc's consumer rules.
    The Commission also said today that Airbnb has agreed to make additional changes to its ToS by December.
    The EU's executive body has been sounding off about tech and social media platforms' terms of service impinging on citizens' consumer rights for almost two years.
    In February it warned a...
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  • Volkswagen agrees pull-out from Iran to comply with US sanctions - reports

    Volkswagen agrees pull-out from Iran to comply with US sanctions - reports

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    Weeks of negotiations with the Trump administration have ended with carmaker Volkswagen agreeing to cease most of its operations in Iran, said US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell, as cited by Bloomberg.
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  • Facebook and Twitter must comply with EU consumer rules or face sanctions

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Facebook and Twitter face sanctions unless they comply with European consumer rules by the end of the year, the EU said as its regulators continue to their crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy concerns.
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  • EU says Facebook must comply with EU consumer rules by end-2018 or face sanctions

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Europe's justice chief gave U.S. social media giant Facebook until the end of the year to comply with EU consumer rules or face sanctions.
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