Tag: Cambridge Analytica

Facebook is the worst, but it can still be controlled

Facebook is the worst, but it can still be controlled

Facebook is everywhere, whether we like it or not. The sheer size and power of the company has convinced some that it’s time to treat the company the same way we treat phone and cable companies: with anti-monopoly suits and heavy regulation. But reining in Mark Zuckerberg’s monopoly will be harder than it sounds. Read…

What’s wrong with Facebook and how to fix it

What’s wrong with Facebook and how to fix it

Facebook is everywhere, whether we like it or not. The sheer size and power of the company has convinced some that it’s time to treat the company the same way we treat phone and cable companies: with anti-monopoly suits and heavy regulation. But reining in Mark Zuckerberg’s monopoly will be harder than it sounds. Read…

What's wrong with Facebook and how to fix it

What's wrong with Facebook and how to fix it

Facebook is everywhere, whether we like it or not. The sheer size and power of the company has convinced some that it’s time to treat the company the same way we treat phone and cable companies: with anti-monopoly suits and heavy regulation. But reining in Mark Zuckerberg’s monopoly will be harder than it sounds. Correction:…

Zuckerberg’s EU testimony: what he didn’t answer

Zuckerberg’s EU testimony: what he didn’t answer

Mark Zuckerberg appeared before the European Parliament on May 22 to testify about Facebook’s impact on society, from data privacy to elections. Though Zuckerberg faced tough questions from members of Parliament, the format allowed him to escape easily. Here are the key questions Zuckerberg left unanswered. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq…

Facebook’s dating app bets we’ll trust them again

Facebook’s dating app bets we’ll trust them again

At the F8 developer conference, Facebook unveiled its most socially ambitious project in years: a dating app. But are users ready to trust Facebook with the most sensitive part of their lives? Subscribe to Verge Science: http://youtube.com/vergescience Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/94XbKx Like The Verge on Facebook:…

F8 2018: Facebook’s top announcements

F8 2018: Facebook’s top announcements

At F8 2018, Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed issues such as data privacy, Cambridge Analytica, and fake news. Notable announcements include a new Facebook dating feature, Oculus Go, Oculus TV, and updates to Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/94XbKx Like The Verge on Facebook:…

Cambridge Analytica’s Shady Cryptocurrency

Cambridge Analytica’s Shady Cryptocurrency

Cambridge Analytica tried to launch a cryptocoin. It failed. Horribly. Futurism’s mission is to empower our readers and drive the development of transformative technologies towards maximizing human potential. Facebook: facebook.com/futurism/ Twitter: twitter.com/futurism Instagram: instagram.com/futurism/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/9410539/

Facebook is lying about how much control you have over your data

Facebook is lying about how much control you have over your data

Marck Zuckerberg’s Congress testimony following the Cambridge Analytica breach raised many questions about Facebook users’ privacy. While the CEO repeatedly stated that users have control over how their data is shared, there’s a good chance you have a Shadow Profile even if you’ve never joined the social media platform. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full…

Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data scandal, explained

Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data scandal, explained

Cambridge Analytica improperly obtained data from as many as 50 million people. That’s put Mark Zuckerberg on the defensive. The Verge’s Silicon Valley editor Casey Newton reports. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/94XbKx Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX Read…