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European Commission accuses Facebook of giving misleading information during WhatsApp takeover

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In response to separate concerns from EU data protection watchdogs, Facebook has agreed to stop sharing WhatsApp users' information for the purposes of improving its products and advertising.

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THE European Commission has charged Facebook Inc with providing misleading information during its takeover of the online messaging service WhatsApp, opening the company to a possible fine of one per cent of its turnover.

The statement of objections sent to Facebook will

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