How Facebook got into a mess – and why it can’t get out of it

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Mark Zuckerberg will be hauled before Congress this week. He’ll apologise – but his company doesn’t know how to change its brand of ‘surveillnce capitalism’ Ponder this … and weep. The United States, theoretically a mature democracy of 327 Läs mer…

The big data lie has been exposed – but just blaming Facebook won’t fix things

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech The data-mining scandal offers a unique chance to reclaim our private information and use it in a way that will benefit us all The continuing collapse of public trust in Facebook is welcome news to those of us who Läs mer…

‘Tech CEOs are like cult leaders’ – the artists taking on Facebook and big data

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Langlands and Bell are celebrating their 40th year together – by taking an uncompromising look at Silicon Valley’s utopian promises By a remarkable coincidence, on Wednesday, right as Mark Zuckerberg finally addressed the unfolding Facebook data-breach scandal, British artists Läs mer…

Facebook: is it time we all deleted our accounts?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech The Cambridge Analytica revelations may be the final nudge we need to turn away from the social network. And it’s only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to big tech harvesting private information Mark Zuckerberg thinks you’re Läs mer…