Facebook suspends ‘tens of thousands’ of apps in privacy review

Facebook CEO Mark Zukerberg met White House policymakers to discuss privacy and antitrust issues. (Bloomberg pic) SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook said Friday it suspended “tens of thousands” of apps on its platform as a result of a privacy practices review launched following a scandal involving Cambridge Analytica. The review started in 2018 after revelations that the political […]

4 poisonous metals historically used in everyday life

A poisonous metal, mercury was once used in China as an ingredient in an alleged elixir of life. (Wikipedia pic) In the later years of his reign, the first Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, was terrified of the looming spectre of death and sought a way to prolong his life. He began the quest […]