The recent revelations centered around Facebook and Cambridge Analytica compel me to bring this relationship to an end. Yes, Facebook, it is you.
- Buggy iPad app
- Buggy iPad messnger app
- Only trolls are participating. Everyone I want to hear from is a lurker
- You aided a hostile foreign power’s information warfare campaign directed at the US electorate, a campaign that probably resulted in the election of the worst US President ever.
- You allowed an advertising client to plunder 50 million user’s profile information
- Said advertising client left that information lying about on open or easily penetrated servers
So on Passover, the account goes.
This post seemed a bit of a rant so I decided to beef it up. Here are some of the references. All are of the multiple-sources, reference librarian checked, peer reviewed, and edited sort. I’ll leave it to you to follow the links, do the reading, and reach your own conclusions.