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Metaverse will be addictive rob more personal info says Facebook whistleblower gcwMetaverse will be addictive rob more personal info says Facebook whistleblower gcw

Metaverse will be addictive, rob more personal info, says Facebook whistleblower

The records she gave over to police, as well as her testimony to Congress, have garnered international interest for offering insight into what Facebook may have known about the harm its social media platforms may inflict. 

Technology Nov 10, 2021, 5:45 PM IST

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India seeks access to Facebook algorithms and processes

The MeITY request reportedly comes in the wake of the damning allegation levelled against the platform by whistleblower Frances Haugen.

Technology Oct 29, 2021, 11:06 AM IST

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New whistleblower accuses Facebook of prioritising profits over fighting ‘hate speech’

The new allegations echoed the claims made by fellow whistleblower Frances Haugen, who delivered a scathing testimony before Congress earlier this month on Facebook's moral failings.

Technology Oct 23, 2021, 10:48 AM IST

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Facebook unaccountable as it operates in shadows: Whistleblower to US lawmakers

Whistleblower Frances Haugen urged for openness during a Senate Commerce subcommittee hearing on how Facebook entices users to stay on the site longer, allowing them enough chance to advertise to them.

Technology Oct 6, 2021, 8:41 AM IST

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Facebook whistleblower reveals identity, says firm prioritizes 'business before safety'

Frances Haugen, a 37-year-old data scientist from Iowa, has worked for businesses like as Google and Pinterest, but she told CBS's "60 Minutes" that Facebook was "significantly worse" than anything she had seen previously.
 

Technology Oct 4, 2021, 3:14 PM IST