Germany halts Facebook sharing WhatsApp data

Germany halts Facebook sharing WhatsApp data

A German regulator on Tuesday slapped a three-month ban on Facebook collecting user data from WhatsApp accounts and referred the case to an EU watchdog, citing concerns about election integrity.

Facebook News set to launch in Germany in May

Facebook News set to launch in Germany in May

Why is the UK spending money on ads in Germany against false Covid information?

Why is the UK spending money on ads in Germany against false Covid information?

Germany to crack down on online hate speech

Germany to crack down on online hate speech

German court fines Facebook over hate speech action failings

German court fines Facebook over hate speech action failings

Facebook to deploy new transparency tools ahead of European elections

Facebook to deploy new transparency tools ahead of European elections

German competition watchdog set to crack down on Facebook data gathering

German competition watchdog set to crack down on Facebook data gathering

Merkel bids farewall to Facebook ahead of planned exit from politics

Merkel bids farewall to Facebook ahead of planned exit from politics

Germany teams up with France in bid to save EU digital tax proposal

Germany teams up with France in bid to save EU digital tax proposal

Germany urges global minimum tax for digital giants

Germany urges global minimum tax for digital giants

EU ministers battle over proposed tax on ‘big tech’

EU ministers battle over proposed tax on ‘big tech’

Facebook and Youtube publish figures on usage of ‘hate speech law’

Facebook and Youtube publish figures on usage of ‘hate speech law’

Update: parents can access dead daughter’s Facebook, German court rules

Update: parents can access dead daughter’s Facebook, German court rules

Users should be able to message from Facebook to Twitter like with phone companies: German MP

Users should be able to message from Facebook to Twitter like with phone companies: German MP

Justice Minister Barley launches attack on Facebook

Justice Minister Barley launches attack on Facebook

Over 300,000 Germans potentially hit by Facebook data leak

Over 300,000 Germans potentially hit by Facebook data leak

German Justice Minister vows stricter oversight of Facebook

German Justice Minister vows stricter oversight of Facebook

German Justice Minister demands Facebook explain data scandal

German Justice Minister demands Facebook explain data scandal

German prosecutors drop case against Facebook involving ‘hate speech’

German prosecutors drop case against Facebook involving ‘hate speech’

Facebook can’t force Germans to use their real names, court rules

Facebook can’t force Germans to use their real names, court rules

German watchdog finds Facebook data harvesting ‘abusive’ for users

German watchdog finds Facebook data harvesting ‘abusive’ for users

Instagram to change usage rules in Germany after criticism from consumer protectionists

Instagram to change usage rules in Germany after criticism from consumer protectionists

Left candidate quits election over Facebook post asking for films where ‘Germans die’

Left candidate quits election over Facebook post asking for films where ‘Germans die’

Satirical party ‘seizes power’ in far-right AfD’s secret Facebook strategy

Satirical party ‘seizes power’ in far-right AfD’s secret Facebook strategy

Facebook to hire 500 workers in Essen to delete hate speech

Facebook to hire 500 workers in Essen to delete hate speech

‘No more faith in humanity’: A day in the life of Berlin Facebook moderators

‘No more faith in humanity’: A day in the life of Berlin Facebook moderators

How Germany’s ‘hate speech’ law will put control of free speech in private hands

How Germany’s ‘hate speech’ law will put control of free speech in private hands

Berlin court denies parents access to dead teen daughter’s Facebook account

Berlin court denies parents access to dead teen daughter’s Facebook account

Facebook condemns Germany’s so-called ‘hate speech’ law

Facebook condemns Germany’s so-called ‘hate speech’ law

Right-wing protesters try to storm justice ministry over ‘hate speech law’

Right-wing protesters try to storm justice ministry over ‘hate speech law’

Germany to fine social media giants up to €50 million for hate speech

Germany to fine social media giants up to €50 million for hate speech

Proposed law would fine Facebook up to €50 million for hate speech

Proposed law would fine Facebook up to €50 million for hate speech

Court rejects Syrian refugee’s hate speech case against Facebook

Court rejects Syrian refugee’s hate speech case against Facebook

Hounded over Merkel selfie, Syrian refugee sues Facebook

Hounded over Merkel selfie, Syrian refugee sues Facebook

Facebook launches battle against ‘fake news’ in Germany

Facebook launches battle against ‘fake news’ in Germany

This is what Facebook moderators in Germany have to deal with

This is what Facebook moderators in Germany have to deal with

Facebook’s Zuckerberg being investigated in Germany

Facebook’s Zuckerberg being investigated in Germany

Merkel: murky internet giants distort perception of reality

Merkel: murky internet giants distort perception of reality

Germany threatens Facebook with hate speech law

Germany threatens Facebook with hate speech law

Germany blocks WhatsApp data transfers to Facebook

Germany blocks WhatsApp data transfers to Facebook

WhatsApp warned for passing user phonebooks to Facebook

WhatsApp warned for passing user phonebooks to Facebook

Facebook: We aren’t culpable for German terror attacks

Facebook: We aren’t culpable for German terror attacks

German police launch first nationwide hate speech raids

German police launch first nationwide hate speech raids

Fines for online hate speech can run into €1,000s

Fines for online hate speech can run into €1,000s

Online ‘hate speech’ trial for Pegida founder

Online ‘hate speech’ trial for Pegida founder

German court rules Facebook like button may break law

German court rules Facebook like button may break law

Watchdog turns microscope on Facebook data protection

Watchdog turns microscope on Facebook data protection

Prank leaves Facebook ‘Nazis’ red in the face

Prank leaves Facebook ‘Nazis’ red in the face

Man sues to end alimony over ex’s Facebook snaps

Man sues to end alimony over ex’s Facebook snaps

High Court scolds Facebook for sending ‘harassing’ emails

High Court scolds Facebook for sending ‘harassing’ emails

Why educated Germans avoid social media

Why educated Germans avoid social media

Internet giants pledge to battle online hate speech

Internet giants pledge to battle online hate speech

Vandals attack German Facebook headquarters

Vandals attack German Facebook headquarters

German Facebook boss faces hate speech probe

German Facebook boss faces hate speech probe

Germany opens probe into 3 Facebook execs

Germany opens probe into 3 Facebook execs

Bare breasts vs race hate in Facebook protest

Bare breasts vs race hate in Facebook protest

Police warn parents to never post child photos

Police warn parents to never post child photos

Job-seeker punished for ‘Isis killing spree’ threat

Job-seeker punished for ‘Isis killing spree’ threat

Zuckerberg reassures Merkel on hate speech

Zuckerberg reassures Merkel on hate speech

Facebook commenter faces hate speech probe

Facebook commenter faces hate speech probe

Facebook promises to fight online hate speech

Facebook promises to fight online hate speech

Facebook to meet gov on Internet hate-mongering

Facebook to meet gov on Internet hate-mongering

Movie star unleashes on fans in refugee row

Movie star unleashes on fans in refugee row

Pegida supporter riled by T-Shirt print snub

Pegida supporter riled by T-Shirt print snub

Consumer rights office slams Facebook

Consumer rights office slams Facebook

Spy row as agency steps up Facebook checks

Spy row as agency steps up Facebook checks

NSA panel invites US tech chiefs as witnesses

NSA panel invites US tech chiefs as witnesses

Anti-euro party turns anti-feminist

Anti-euro party turns anti-feminist

Merkel targets Facebook in Euro-web privacy push

Merkel targets Facebook in Euro-web privacy push

State bans teacher-pupil contact on Facebook

State bans teacher-pupil contact on Facebook

Günter Grass: Facebook is ‘crap’

Günter Grass: Facebook is ‘crap’

Government makes 2,000 Facebook data requests

Government makes 2,000 Facebook data requests

Sixt’s sexy car PR trick backfires

Sixt’s sexy car PR trick backfires

Berliners get Coke to return their sunshine

Berliners get Coke to return their sunshine

Live pigsty film provokes fury at ‘animal hell’

Live pigsty film provokes fury at ‘animal hell’

It’s official: Facebook makes you miserable

It’s official: Facebook makes you miserable

Bishop: Jesus would be your Facebook friend

Bishop: Jesus would be your Facebook friend

Data official attacks real name Facebook policy

Data official attacks real name Facebook policy

Facebook blinks first over facial recognition

Facebook blinks first over facial recognition

German scientists find ‘internet-addiction gene’

German scientists find ‘internet-addiction gene’

Pixelhead – the ultimate in anonymous?

Pixelhead – the ultimate in anonymous?

Facebook party brings trains to standstill

Facebook party brings trains to standstill

Facebook ‘should help pay for illegal parties’

Facebook ‘should help pay for illegal parties’

Daughter sues mum over Facebook humiliation

Daughter sues mum over Facebook humiliation

Cities scramble for cool new Facebook names

Cities scramble for cool new Facebook names

Credit bureau to trawl Facebook for information

Credit bureau to trawl Facebook for information

Facebook party flop spares politician’s wallet

Facebook party flop spares politician’s wallet

Politician invites 5,000 to Facebook party

Politician invites 5,000 to Facebook party

Athlete names and shames stalker online

Athlete names and shames stalker online

Police seek virtual lynch mob in murder case

Police seek virtual lynch mob in murder case

Judge to confiscate Facebook account

Judge to confiscate Facebook account

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

Facebook holds Merck page over name fight

Merck accuses US firm of Facebook page larceny

Merck accuses US firm of Facebook page larceny

Data protection official accuses Facebook of new privacy breach

Data protection official accuses Facebook of new privacy breach

Facebook to give German state privacy exemption

Facebook to give German state privacy exemption

Twittering tree nurtures online nature lovers

Twittering tree nurtures online nature lovers

Aigner warns fellow ministers against using Facebook

Aigner warns fellow ministers against using Facebook

Facebook signs up to voluntary privacy code

Facebook signs up to voluntary privacy code

Facebook ‘like’ button declared illegal

Facebook ‘like’ button declared illegal

Fare dodgers turn to Facebook and Twitter to avoid ticket checks

Fare dodgers turn to Facebook and Twitter to avoid ticket checks

Facebook facial recognition called illegal

Facebook facial recognition called illegal

Groundswell grows to name new tunnel for spaghetti western star

Groundswell grows to name new tunnel for spaghetti western star

CDU in teen-style Facebook party blunder

CDU in teen-style Facebook party blunder

Ministers call for Facebook parties ban

Ministers call for Facebook parties ban

Hamburg metro braces for boozy Facebook party

Hamburg metro braces for boozy Facebook party

After violence, fearful Wuppertal tries to ban Facebook shindig

After violence, fearful Wuppertal tries to ban Facebook shindig

Facebook-posted party turns into riot

Facebook-posted party turns into riot

Police union says Facebook party posters should have to pay up

Police union says Facebook party posters should have to pay up

Hundreds of Facebook users crash teen’s birthday party

Hundreds of Facebook users crash teen’s birthday party

Daimler chides workers who insulted CEO on Facebook

Daimler chides workers who insulted CEO on Facebook

Scientology recruiting kids through Facebook

Scientology recruiting kids through Facebook

Facebook becoming popular sacrifice for Lent

Facebook becoming popular sacrifice for Lent

Facebook launches ‘deals’ marketing tool

Facebook launches ‘deals’ marketing tool

Facebook beefs up ‘Friend Finder’ privacy for German users

Facebook beefs up ‘Friend Finder’ privacy for German users

Firm develops internet ‘eraser’ for web photos

Firm develops internet ‘eraser’ for web photos

Myspace shuts German office amid major cuts

Myspace shuts German office amid major cuts

Top German firms ban Facebook in the office

Top German firms ban Facebook in the office

Facebook under fire for privacy glitch

Facebook under fire for privacy glitch

Neo-Nazis targeting children online

Neo-Nazis targeting children online

Rhineland students need Facebook lessons, minister says

Rhineland students need Facebook lessons, minister says

Minister calls for internet code of conduct

Minister calls for internet code of conduct

Aigner unfriends Facebook

Aigner unfriends Facebook

Facebook group launches ‘virtual protest’ against neo-Nazis

Facebook group launches ‘virtual protest’ against neo-Nazis

Consumer group urges users to ditch Facebook

Consumer group urges users to ditch Facebook

Minister threatens Facebook over privacy

Minister threatens Facebook over privacy

Minister warns of growing might of Google, Facebook and Apple

Minister warns of growing might of Google, Facebook and Apple

Facebook comes under German law

Facebook comes under German law

Facebook loses legal fight against StudiVZ

Facebook loses legal fight against StudiVZ

Facebook takes ‘knockoff’ German site StudiVZ to court

Facebook takes ‘knockoff’ German site StudiVZ to court

Newspaper Bild hooks up with Facebook

Newspaper Bild hooks up with Facebook

Blogs attack Facebook for neo-Nazi content

Blogs attack Facebook for neo-Nazi content

Facebook begins promotion to boost German membership

Facebook begins promotion to boost German membership

Facebook asks US court to unplug German website StudiVZ

Facebook asks US court to unplug German website StudiVZ