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Ousting Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook would be hard

Clueless politicians made it clear they didn't understand Facebook , so members of Congress were unable to drill down into details of Facebook's business model and just how much of your personal information is owned by thousands of companies.


In Latest Trade Salvo, China Imposes 179 Percent Tariff On US Sorghum

In Latest Trade Salvo, China Imposes 179 Percent Tariff On US Sorghum

It was above the official 2018 target of "around 6.5 per cent", which would be among the world's strongest if achieved. This happened after President Donald Trump issued tariffs on imported solar panels and washing machines and even more levies on steel, aluminum and other products from China.


'Sex compass' app harvested user data, former Cambridge Analytica employee says

'Sex compass' app harvested user data, former Cambridge Analytica employee says

The firm was looking to raise as much as $30 million, according to one of the sources Reuters spoke to about the ICO. The scope of the Facebook data harvesting scandal likely extended far beyond 87 million people, according to a former Cambridge Analytica employee who described how a "sex compass" app was used to gather data.


Syrian state TV reports missile attack near Homs targeting Shayrat airbase

Syrian state TV reports missile attack near Homs targeting Shayrat airbase

The say the airstrikes last Saturday by the three nations were "limited, proportionate and necessary" and followed "only after exhausting every possible diplomatic option to uphold the worldwide norm against the use of chemical weapons". Syria's Sana Ajel news claimed anti-aircraft units responded to an attack in Shayrat airbase near Homs. The US Defence Department has said there was no US missile activity in the area at the time and an Israeli military spokesman said he was "not aware ...



Time Warner Inc. (TWX): A Detailed Look at its Institutional Ownership

Serengeti Asset Management Lp sold 150,000 shares as the company's stock declined 26.99% with the market. On Thursday, February 1 RBC Capital Markets maintained Time Warner Inc. 64 investors sold all, 363 reduced holdings as TWX ratio improved. 122 funds opened positions while 265 raised stakes. The institutional investor held 9.07 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $375.61 million, up from 9.02 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.