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Facebook under pressure as Cambridge Analytica scandal develops

Facebook is under mounting pressure after Mark Zuckerberg was asked to give evidence about the use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica to a parliamentary committee. Cambridge Analytica, a consulting firm, was recently accused of harvesting the data of 50 million Facebook users without permission. When the firm was asked to delete the data, it failed to do so.

 

On Tuesday, #DeleteFacebook started trending following Facebook’s handling of the case.

 

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