Facebook came under scrutiny recently after reports emerged out of data analytics company Cambridge Analytica has reportedly accessed company's user data of over 50 million accounts illegally without permission. Koum continued to lead the company, however, Acton left in order to start his own foundation.
Facebook bought instant messaging platform WhatsApp in 2014 for $16 billion. He added the hashtag #DeleteFacebook.
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It was unclear whether Acton's feelings about Facebook extend to his own app. Facebook knew about the data leak back in 2015, but the public only learned after reports in the New York Times and Observer last weekend. "Consumers have a right to know how their information is used - and companies like Facebook have a fundamental responsibility to protect their users' personal information", wrote NY attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman.
Meanwhile, The Guardian quotes a Facebook spokeswoman saying, "Mark, Sheryl and their teams are working around the clock to get all the facts and take the appropriate action moving forward, because they understand the seriousness of this issue".
In what will surely be another blow to Facebook, WhatsApp cofounder Brian Acton appears to have joined the growing movement to leave the social network.
Facebook said University of Cambridge psychologist Aleksandr Kogan, who developed the app used to harvest user data, also agreed to cooperate. Facebook said Friday that Kogan "lied to us" and did not delete the data as they demanded. This is not the first time that a former Facebook executive has showed discomfort after leaving the company. Interestingly Facebook also suspended the account of the whistleblower Christopher Wylie, who revealed key details and documents about the whole exercise.
I like playing at Wembley now". "It was important to see a reaction today and we're through to the next round and we're happy". But Tottenham were unruffled and quickly settled into a tempo that had the home side outnumbered and second best in midfield.
After a week of interviews with the likes of DeMarco Murray and Frank Gore , the Lions have found their back. The Lions also added depth to their offensive line, signing unrestricted free agent guard Kenny Wiggins .
Elcock encouraged Tempe residents to use crosswalks whenever possible and said it would limit cases like these from happening. The fatality which occurred over the weekend is the first fatality involving the controversial fleet of autonomous vehicles.
The actor described Sanders as "a so-called Christian whose only objective in life is to lie for the wicked" in the caption. He told a magazine past year that creating political art isn't a new concept for him.
MI won its 11th straight game in the most dramatic of fashions, even without its top players at their best. Both teams played chippy and picked up three fouls apiece in the first four minutes of the second half.
Congressional aides who've worked with him say that Pompeo is a smart guy, level-headed and reasonable. Asked by Brennan if he believes the president will pull out of the deal, Corker responded, "I do".
Kelly has been credited with imposing order on the chaotic West Wing, but his relationship with Trump has also come under strain. The president was speaking to friends outside the administration about his frustrations with advisers, Mr Kelly suggested.
Golos, an election-monitoring organization, said it registered more than 1,500 violations in regions across Russian Federation . Student Kirill Belov, 18, said he supports Putin but didn't vote because he thought his ballot would not make a difference.
According to local police , Mark Dombroski, 19, was last seen early Sunday morning at The Dog House bar in Hamilton. Organisers of the tournament had offered a $US1,000 reward for information about Dombroski's whereabouts.
The XFL Already Has Competition Outside Of NFL
One difference between Allliance games and the National Football League is that kickoffs will be eliminated, NBC Sports said. Former players such as Justin Tuck , Hines Ward and Jared Allen will have significant roles, Charlie Ebersol said.
Del Potro outlasts Federer to win Indian Wells title
He closed out the win on his third match point when Federer's forehand failed. "So it should sting, like you said, for a bit". It really could have gone either way, until it became obvious in the third set tie-break that it would go del Potro's.
'Sex and the City' star Nixon to challenge Andrew Cuomo
Cynthia Nixon , the Sex and the City star and education activist, has made it official: She intends to challenge New York Gov. An ally of New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio, Nixon would challenge incumbent Andrew Cuomo with his $30 million war chest.
Navratilova lashes out at BBC over pay
The BBC added that McEnroe is "widely considered to be the best expert/commentator in the sport, highly valued by our audiences". A review commissioned by the BBC found a 6.8% gender pay gap - but "no evidence of gender bias in pay decision-making".
Male birth control pill shows promise
While there may be concerns that a male contraceptive pill wouldn't work because men would forget to take it, study co-author Dr. This recent study for a once-daily pill for men was carried out with groups in Washington and California.
Stenson leads by one with DeChambeau and McIlroy lurking
I definitely don't feel like I've gone stale or in any way frustrated or feel like it's tedious playing all these weeks in a row. But with a stronger body and more rhythm to his swing and more feel in his hands, there was no hesitation to give it a go.
Happy St. Patrick's Day - A Bit o' History on the Holiday
The Chicago River is dyed green , with a secret recipe, and the parade begins at noon at the corner of Balbo and Columbus Drive. Patrick's Day many often go overboard, however with a little self-control, many enjoy the festivities associated with this day.