Facebook scandal ignites a privacy awakening

After years of privacy complaints about the tech industry, Facebook’s data scandal may be the one that finally leads users to have an awakening about how their data is collected.

“People are digging in and looking at the data that’s been collected on them,” says Ethan Zuckerman, director of the Center for Civic Media at MIT. “In the past, a lot of us have been willing to say we understand we are in this constant dance with commercial providers.”

Source: Facebook scandal ignites a privacy awakening – Mar. 28, 2018

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