Google and Facebook accused of breaking GDPR laws

vivoboard May 26, 2018

Complaints have been filed against Facebook, Google, Instagram and WhatsApp within hours of the new GDPR data protection law taking effect. The companies are accused of forcing users to consent to targeted advertising to use the services. Privacy group noyb.eu led by activist Max Schrems said people were not being given a “free choice”. If […]

YouTube star John ‘TotalBiscuit’ Bain dies aged 33

vivoboard May 26, 2018

Popular video game critic John Bain – known as TotalBiscuit and the Cynical Brit – has died aged 33. He had 2.2 million YouTube subscribers, but retired from reviewing games in April after bowel cancer spread to his liver. In a lengthy post on Reddit, he wrote that he did not “have long left” and […]