This programme would reward people with first-hand knowledge and proof of cases where a Facebook platform app collects and transfers people’s data to another party to be sold, stolen or used for scams or political influence.
During his Congressional testimony Tuesday, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said he is doing everything to protect the integrity of important upcoming elections across the world, including the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in India.
Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions at his testimony before the US Congress. Has the Menlo Park CEO emerged tougher and more matured?
Mark Zuckerberg Congressional testimony: The Facebook CEO on Tuesday testified before a joint hearing of the US Senate’s Commerce and Judiciary committee. Here is the full text of his testimony.
At the hearing, Zuckerberg said, “We didn’t take a broad enough view of our responsibility, and that was a big mistake. It was my mistake, and I’m sorry. I started Facebook, I run it, and I’m responsible for what happens here.”
Mark Zuckerberg Congress testimony: In opening remarks for two days of congressional hearings, Zuckerberg said the world’s largest social-media company set out to do good but didn’t do enough to prevent its tools from being used for harm.
Even before Cambridge Analytica, there were lessons from Facebook’s functioning
Mark Zuckerberg Congress testimony: Mark Zuckerberg will have to face some tough questions regarding user privacy, how Facebook handles user data and possibly whether the company failed to protect customers in light of the recent scandal.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has deleted his Facebook account citing concerns over the carelessness with which the platform handles private information of users.
Facebook, which is facing the heat in many countries over the ongoing data-privacy scandal, will now tell people if their information may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica.
In a draft of the testimony that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to give to the US Congress on April 10 and 11, he has claimed that the data breach was his fault.
Vietnamese human rights activists have questioned whether Facebook was helping suppress dissent in the communist country.
In a secret complaint filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, wildlife preservation advocates allege that Facebook’s failure to stop illicit traders using its service for illegal activity violates the social network’s responsibilities as a publicly traded company.
Reeling from its worst privacy crisis in history _ allegations that this Trump-affiliated data mining firm may have used ill-gotten user data to try to influence elections _ Facebook is in full damage-control mode.
Facebook CEO Congressional testimony LIVE UPDATES: Mark Zuckerberg is testifying in the US Senate over the leak of nearly 87 million user data to Cambridge Analytica.