Tags data scraping

Facebook files suit against Ukrainian man who allegedly scraped data about 178 million users

by Tonya Riley

The case is the latest salvo in an ongoing legal dispute between tech companies and outsiders who gather accessible information.

Facebook stops NYU researchers from examining misinformation, is criticized for 'silencing' transparency efforts

by Tonya Riley

Facebook says researchers violated the website's privacy protections.

Facebook sues to curb data scraping, fake Instagram likes from outside developers

by Jeff Stone

It's part of an effort to show Facebook can regulate itself.