Friday 24 May, 2019

'Not nice, Facebook': Jamaicans weigh in on data privacy scandal

Dear Barbadians, Are you done with Facebook now?

Jamaicans have expressed concern over the data breach scandal engulfing Facebook, with some even going as far as saying that they would consider deleting their account with the popular social media network.

Will you be deleting your Facebook account because of the data scandal?

Yes
50%
No
25%
I don't understand what's happening with this Facebook case
25%

The first of two congressional hearings with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg began Tuesday, following revelations that a data-mining firm affiliated with Donald Trump's presidential campaign gathered personal information from 87 million users to try to influence elections.

Loop News JA took to the streets recently to get the opinions of Jamaicans on the developing scandal. Watch the video vox pop below.

 

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