The groups, which analyzed the social network's new terms of service and data policy at the request of Belgium's Privacy Commission, say Facebook is placing too great a burden on its users.
The ACCC has cracked down on daily deals site LivingSocial for "misleading and deceptive conduct" relating to prices, refunds and contract terms.
What else was the United States interested in finding out about? The World Cup, Ebola and Apple's Airdrop also topped Google's list.
Mark Zuckerberg says he's not yet sure how he plans to see a positive return on his massive investment in the messaging service.
Users may see fewer indie artists on YouTube, as the record industry and Google spar over licensing agreements for a new paid service.
Telecommunications and internet service providers will now be required to store their customers' metadata for at least two years under laws that passed the Australian parliament with little opposition.
Attorney-General George Brandis has officially brought the battle against piracy to Parliament with new legislation that could soon require ISPs to block sites that facilitate copyright infringement.
Heavy rainfall has allowed the Central American country of Costa Rica to be powered almost entirely by its hydroelectric plants.
With Google's mix-and-match Project Ara handsets, the time is ripe for wacky add-ons to truly customize your phone.
Microsoft and Apple have very different takes on tablets. What are the pros and cons of their respective approaches? And which speaks more to the future?