FTC asked to investigate Facebook privacy

Ten privacy campaign groups have written to the FTC calling for an investigation into Facebook's use of so-called supercookies.

Online Irish census helps people trace their ancestry

If everybody that claims to be 'basically, Irish' really is, then it's hard to believe the rest of the world was inhabited two hundred years ago. Like the true cross, there seems to be rather more of it about than is quite plausible.