Printed from

Germany restricts Facebook's data collection activities

Posted On: Feb. 8, 2019 4:58 AM CST

Germany's Federal Cartel Office is restricting U.S.-based Facebook Inc.'s collection of user data after a ruling that the social media giant abused its market position, reported. Under the ruling, the company will be able to use data from various non-Facebook programs and apps that it owns, only with explicit user consent.

Read more.