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Friendly Fraud is How Facebook Categorized Conning Children And Their Parents With Sneaky Game Purchases

Facebook allowed children to rack up huge bills on digital games while the company rejected recommendations for addressing what it dubbed “friendly fraud,” according to newly released court documents. The internal Facebook memos and other records have been unsealed, to comply with a judge’s order in a federal court case settled in 2016. The lawsuit, […]

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Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Goes Offline in China

Attempting to open cn.bing.com results in an error message, though users can still access Bing’s international site using a virtual private network (VPN), which allows people to circumvent China’s ‘Great Firewall’ of censorship. AFP Updated:January 23, 2019, 11:21 PM IST A photo illustration shows the websites of China’s top search engine Baidu and Microsoft’s Bing […]