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PCOO protests Facebook partnership with Rappler, Vera Files

Apr 16, 2018 - 12:55 PM

Malacañang, meanwhile, 'commiserates' with Duterte supporters who have slammed the social media platform's tie-up with the news organizations

Russian hi-tech spy devices under attack over privacy fears

Jun 05, 2016 - 8:30 PM

An app that matches a stranger s photo to his or her social media account plus a system that intercepts mobile phone calls come under fire

A woman takes pictures by her smartphone at the Red Square in Moscow on June 1, 2016. A phone call interception system and a controversial face recognition app are just two of the new Russian technologies that are rattling the tech industry by pushing the limits of privacy.    / AFP PHOTO / VASILY MAXIMOV

'Russian Zuckerberg' rules out return without reforms

Apr 29, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Twenty nine year old Pavel Durov claims that VKontakte the social network he founded has effectively been taken over by Kremlin allies