At least until 2015, Facebook granted app developers liberal access to the data of Facebook users, and critics say that Cambridge was far from the only firm to harvest Facebook user data for dubious purposes.
"Yes. We're going to tell anyone whose data may have been shared", he replied.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify on Capitol Hill on April 11 before the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee, to answer questions about how the company protects its users' data.
In a joint statement, committee chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) and ranking member Frank Pallone, Jr.
Several days after the scandal broke, Zuckerberg was asked in an interview with the New York Times whether Facebook is "planning to notify the 50 million users whose data was shared with Cambridge Analytica".
Disney Could Acquire Sky News in Fox-Sky Deal's Latest Twist
In this scenario, Disney would end up acquiring Sky News whether or not its purchase of Fox's entertainment assets goes ahead. Mr Murdoch's family already have extensive media holdings, including stakes in newspapers such as The Sun and The Times .
Fortnite Vending Machines: What to Expect
The iOS version is the same as the console and PC versions, and it includes cross-play across all platforms. The good news is there is cross play, so iPhone gamers can play with and against PS4 and Xbox players, too.
Trump slams immigrant 'caravans', says 'DACA is dead'
This morning, Trump also casually demanded an end to the filibuster, so the Senate could pass border legislation he wanted. The official claimed any politician who opposes the changes the White House seeks is supporting illegal immigration.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has also invited the CEOs of Google and Twitter to testify, but it has not confirmed whether they will attend.
In February, 13 Russian nationals were indicted for using Facebook and other social media sites to interfere in the USA presidential election.
The world's biggest social network faces probes on both sides of the Atlantic over the misuse of data, which Facebook attributed to a breach of terms of service by an academic researcher linked to the consulting firm working for Donald Trump's campaign.
Since March 16, when the news about Cambridge Analytica was disclosed, Facebook shares have fallen almost 18 percent.
Most of the users were in the US, the company said in a blog post. The stock was down 2.7 percent on Wednesday. He said there might be other Facebook officials better positioned to appear, depending on what Congress wanted to know. Panera Bread website leaked customer data Facebook bans over 200 new Russian accounts MORE said Tuesday that the social media giant will not offer all of the new privacy standards mandated by the European Union outside of the regulations' jurisdiction.
According to Ian Rapoport , the Baltimore Ravens have made a decision to sign Griffin to a one year deal as a backup role. He signed a one-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens on Tuesday night. "We felt like we needed another No. 2 quarterback".
Earlier Monday, Esty asked the House Ethics Committee to determine whether she did anything wrong in handling Baker's firing. That's when she hired a new chief of staff and instituted mandatory harassment trainings for her staff, the letter states.
If you followed along with Chrissy , she kept commenting on how numerous characters were wearing deep V-neck shirts. Chrissy responded to John's tweet, "The deeper the V the closer to god". "She makes singing seem so easy".
Gary Aitkenhead, chief executive at Porton Down, told Sky News it was "not our job" to specify the source of the poison. Russian Federation has already retaliated in kind after Britain initially expelled 23 diplomats.
Kashmir has been divided between India and Pakistan since the end of British colonial rule in 1947, but both claim it in full. Twenty people were killed in India-held Kashmir in some of the fiercest clashes this year in the region on Sunday.
VK Singh on Monday courted yet another controversy with his insensitive comments on the 38 Indians, who were killed in Iraq. The remains of the 39th worker have not been brought back as DNA tests have not been conclusive.
Villanova went on to beat North Carolina for the national championship with a three-point buzzer beater by Kris Jenkins. They play so well together. "When a team plays that well like they did tonight - Villanova - they just lit it up".
While damaging winds will be our main severe weather threat, there is also a very small threat of some hail and a brief tornado. At this time, we will just have to wait and see if the cluster of storms survives and reaches our area late this afternoon.
Rivals like Xiaomi, Samsung, and Motorola have already partnered with several multi-branded retail chains across India. The smaller Google Home mini is much more affordable with a price of $49 which is almost Rs 3,100 plus on conversion.
Williams Lake RCMP were called to assist and along with 100 Mile House RCMP were actively looking for the suspect. Benton County Sheriff's deputies arrested one person in connection with a homicide, according to police.
As discontent spread, the teachers organized a statewide, 55-county strike that lasted nine days, ending when Republican Gov. Educators in Oklahoma are fed up with years of budget cuts and salaries that rank among the lowest in the country.
The decision to walk Donaldson was reasonable on paper: He had hit two home runs in nine plate appearances against Robertson. NY is also 4-1 in Montgomery's last five starts and the under is 4-0 in their last four in game one of a series.
Spotify Begins Trading On NYSE
Thomas Farley, NYSE president, told CNBC on Tuesday that the exchange was "in no rush" to price Spotify's offering. Estimates for the price of the shares once they hit the public market were between $160 and $220, CNN reported .
Turkey ready for new targets outside borders: Erdogan
Investments will be made in projects that strengthen trade, economic and investment ties between Russian Federation and Turkey ". The number of power plants under construction will be 56, including Akkuyu plant.
Ravens' 2018 Offseason Workout Program Dates Announced
The final phase of the offseason program begins on May 22, when the Vikings will hold the first of 10 organized team activities. Phase Two - the following three weeks - includes on-field workouts limited to individual player instruction and drills.
Corbyn on Labour anti-Semitism row
It carried the caption: "When you're pictured at Nuremberg and claim you thought you were going to a vehicle rally". After it was called out as distasteful by many outraged Twitter users, the Apprentice host has since deleted it.
South Africa's Winnie Mandela dies at 81
Born in 1936 in what is now known as the Eastern Cape province, Nomzamo Winifred Madikizela was the daughter of a history teacher. But her key role in sustaining the early anti-apartheid struggle was stained later by a reputation for coercion and violence.