Topic: Path

Path's Dylan Casey Reportedly Defects to Yahoo

Marissa Mayer recruiting social experts for Yahoo's digital evolution

Dylan Casey, most recently product management director at Path, has defected to Yahoo, All Things Digital reported. It is unclear what Casey's role will be at Yahoo, but CEO Marissa…

Path Settles Privacy Charges With FTC

Agency also releases staff report recommending mobile privacy guidelines

Path, a social networking app, agreed to settle privacy charges with the Federal Trade Commission that it collected personal information from users' mobile address books without their knowledge or consent.…

Dems Launch Privacy Probe of Social Networking Apps

Facebook, Twitter, Apple among those scrutinized

Address-gate is just getting started in Washington. Two leading Democrats launched an inquiry Thursday into the data collection practices of social apps for Apple devices, a big privacy issue that…

Address Book Privacy Flap Hits D.C.

Lawmakers want answers from Apple

It was only a matter of time before Congress got wind of reports that certain apps have been collecting consumers' address books without their consent. While the social networking app…