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Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

16 April 2018

Stressing that there is an online propaganda "arms race" with Russian Federation and it was important to make sure no one interferes in any more elections including in India, Zuckerberg told Congress that his own personal data was "improperly shared".

Zuckerberg has said Facebook will honor the European regulations and intimated he will apply them worldwide. So each time one of them told Zuckerberg during the hearings that he or she looked forward to "following up" with him, that could've been the signal. The fact that Facebook's ad targeting is, at times, so accurate that people assume the company must be spying on them is a great endorsement of Facebook ads. This would allow Facebook to recruit new users younger than the current minimum age of 13, even as young as 6.

But many appeared out of touch on the fundamentals of how Facebook works and lobbed mainly softball questions. It's the price of using Facebook.

Oosthuizen noted that while there are not many Labour Court cases about dismissals for social media utterances, one which was recently reported confirmed what lawyers have long suspected - racial rants on Facebook will get you fired. "It's wonderful for us seniors to connect with our relatives". "I mean, has there been a dramatic falloff of the number of people that utilize Facebook because of these concerns?" Tough follow-up queries were few. Thomas Edison famously said that genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration, and Zuckerberg qualifies. "We clearly stated that the users were granting us the right to use the data in broad scope, including selling and licensing the data", Kogan wrote in a March 18 email obtained by Bloomberg.

But the questioning from members of Congress, most of whom are old enough to be the 33-year-old Zuckerberg's grandparents, was excruciating to watch.

On the off chance that Ali joins Facebook and transfers his telephone contacts to Facebook's servers, at that point Facebook can proactively propose companions whom he may know, in light of the data he transferred. How else can we explain his seemingly complete lack of regard for any basic human sensibilities at all? Zuckerberg unconvincingly replied, "It certainly doesn't feel like that to me". "They just got caught", said Eric Cole, chief executive of Secure Anchor Consulting, a cybersecurity consulting firm in Ashburn, Virginia that serves enterprise companies.

Bobby Rush, D-Ill., appearing frail, reached back in history to liken Facebook's privacy policy to J. Edgar Hoover's covert Federal Bureau of Investigation surveillance program, called Counter Intelligence Program, or Cointelpro, in the 1960s.

Zuckerberg uses his company to collect souls and then, in blithe disregard for basic rights of privacy and despite a decade of protests and warnings, he puts his collection of souls up for sale.

During Zuckerberg's Wednesday appearance before the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep.

"How can someone control keeping the content within the realm they want it to without being collected?" The personal data of up to 87 million users, mostly in the US, was obtained by an analytics firm that, among its other work, helped elect President Donald Trump.

Two, when pressed on policy issues, agreeing to a principle without committing to details.

This judgement shows that it is now cleat that courts will not tolerate the use of social media as a platform to vent discriminatory views, said Oosthuizen.

"Drug sales are strictly prohibited on Facebook", the Facebook tweet said.

"The real challenge is going to come now", Levick said.

And I voluntarily gave Facebook my name, where I live, where I went to school, where I work, who I'm married to, what movies I enjoy and what music I listen to, what teams I watch...

Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments