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MoveOn to Facebook: We caught you red-handed

The activist group heats up its feud with the social network by alleging that it had once planned to make its controversial "Beacon" advertising more privacy-friendly, but then decided not to.

By Nov. 26, 2007

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Facebook responds to MoveOn criticism of ad program

The social-networking site issues a statement saying its "Beacon" advertisements are innovative, not invasive.

By Nov. 20, 2007

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Porn bigwig extradited to Germany for tax evasion

The man behind PornHub, YouPorn, and Brazzers was arrested in Belgium and extradited to Germany for allegedly not keeping clean on his taxes.

By Dec. 16, 2012

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Time for MoveOn.org to move on

First it was the idiotic dis of a fine combat officer, then the incessant whining about Facebook, and now the daily Barack-a-grams. Who gave these guys the inside track on wisdom, anyway?

By Feb. 12, 2008

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Facebook will modify, not spike Beacon ads

A message board post from a company employee suggests that while the advertising application isn't going away, Facebook is responding to user complaints that it's invasive and difficult to opt out of.

By Nov. 29, 2007

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Facebook announces modifications to Beacon advertising program

Following protests from disgruntled users and concerned activist groups, the social network has altered the ad application that shares third-party partner information.

By Nov. 29, 2007

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Rough seas nearly sink Facebook's Beacon

After a rough couple of weeks and plenty of complaints, the social-networking site alters its controversial advertising program. But is it enough?

By Nov. 30, 2007

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Verizon defends Net neutrality plan with Google

Verizon's Tom Tauke lashes out at critics who have attacked the company's announcement with Google, calling the complaints misguided and based on mischaracterizations of the joint proposal.

By Aug. 23, 2010

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MoveOn.org takes on Facebook's 'Beacon' ads

The liberal activist group has selected Facebook's advertising program as its latest target, suggesting that the social-networking site is invading users' privacy and doesn't provide enough safeguards.

By Nov. 20, 2007

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5 social network predictions for 2012

It's not all Facebook, Facebook, Facebook.

By Dec. 28, 2011