LIVE: Facebook whistleblower testifies after 7-hour outage

by 24britishtvOct. 5, 2021, 5:50 p.m. 39
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Frances Haugen says she joined Facebook because of its potential to "bring out the best in us". "But I am here today because I believe that Facebook’s products harm children, stoke division, weaken our democracy and much more," she says. Then comes her key assertion: Facebook's leaders know how to make their products safer but they "won't". "They have put their immense profits before people," she says. US Senators Richard Blumenthal and Marsha Blackburn will convene a hearing on Tuesday about protecting kids online. A Facebook whistleblower will testify at the hearing. Continue reading Facebook down: ‘$100MILLION lost’ during outage that was ‘made worse by staff working from home’ https://www.thesun.co.uk/tech/16331976/facebook-down-100-million-dollars-lost/ The Sun newspaper brings you the latest breaking news videos and explainers from the UK and around the world Become a Sun Subscriber and hit the bell to be the first to know Read The Sun: http://www.thesun.co.uk Like The Sun on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thesun/ Follow The Sun on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSun Subscribe to The Sun on Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/discover/The_Sun/1633225139 #Facebook #Whistleblower #FrancesHaugen

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