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News Roundup: Facebook in crisis mode post Cambridge Analytica scandal

A roundup of the week’s technology news including a self-driving car death, EU digital tax, and shouting at drones.

 

Facebook faces its biggest crisis to date

You thought subversive Russian influence on elections through the use of questionable Facebook ads and groups was bad? You ain’t seen nothing yet.

Facebook this week is facing the biggest crisis in the company’s history after news broke the company gave away access to millions of users’ data, which may have then been used to help power election campaigns.

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Dan Swinhoe

Dan is Senior Staff Writer at IDG Connect. Writes about all manner of tech from driverless cars, AI, and Green IT to Cloudy stuff, security, and IoT. Dislikes autoplay ads/videos and garbage written about 'milliennials'.  

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