Mark Zuckerberg was grilled this week. Silicon Valley took it personally

Mark Zuckerberg was grilled this week. Silicon Valley took it personally

Mark Zuckerberg was grilled this week. Silicon Valley took it personally

The Facebook CEO was lambasted by Indian social media users, some of who said Zuckerberg was mistaking himself for an election authority.

Regulation is certainly one way to catch up on protecting people's data privacy, according to Emily Laidlaw, an associate professor of law at the University of Calgary. CNBC reported that the Facebook chief executive owns $66 billion in shares in the social networking company.

"We are working to advocate technology", Parakilas said, "that aligns with humanity's best interest". In that respect, Facebook achieves its goal of connecting people, Milanesi said. And of course, we'll respect your privacy.

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On the second day of testifying before the United States senators, CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg was questioned about the steps taken or being planned by Facebook to deal with data protection, opioid crisis and curbing of malicious and terrorist content. "What's interesting is they made it extremely hard to take yourself out".

Lawmakers were at times aggressive Tuesday as they accused Zuckerberg of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the US election. "As a result, you could not have known that the video content on your Page was not in line with our eligibility standards and did not qualify for monetization features".

"I started Facebook, I run it and I am responsible for what happens here".

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"It is inevitable that there will need to be some regulation", Mr Zuckerberg said, but steered away from any specifics. "In Canada, at least, the creation of that list and the targeting of that list is not regulated under Canadian elections law or Canadian privacy law and I think that is a shortcoming". Throughout these hearings, Zuckerberg admitted that "for security purposes", Facebook even collects data from some people who do not have accounts with the platform. We respect your privacy. She told Tremonti it's more than just sharing a story or posting a picture.

There's no official word from Facebook about whether they will launch a new add-free platform but their website continues to advise users that it won't charge.

"How can consumers have control over their data when Facebook does not have control over the data?" asked Congressman Frank Pallone of New Jersey at the beginning of the hearing. And what should also be clear after the hearings is just how little care social media giants have taken to construct products that are hard for bad actors to exploit. The congressional record is open for another two weeks for lawmakers to submit questions, a Facebook source said, after which Facebook will have several more days to respond.

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This segment was produced by The Current's Alison Masemann, Samira Mohyeddin and Bethlehem.

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