One Of The Longest Outages Of Facebook/ Facebook Whistleblower
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Facebook and its group of apps and social media platforms like WhatsApp and Instagram were down most of Monday, October 4, 2021. The outages come on the eve of another difficult congressional hearing for the social media giant. The cause of the outages still has not been explained. Sheera Frenkel of The New York Times reports on Facebook extensively and joins William Brangham to discuss, in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “What caused the Facebook outage and how it affected global users, businesses“, below:
Facebook has not said how many people have been impacted by the global outage, but its platforms have billions of users worldwide. Meanwhile, a whistleblower is accusing the social media giant of prioritizing “profit over safety.” in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “Facebook, Instagram And WhatsApp Hit By Massive Global Outage“, below:
ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with early Facebook investor Roger McNamee about claims by a Facebook whistleblower and the outage that took down multiple social media platforms, in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp experience outages“, below:
Stephen Colbert investigates the worldwide outage at Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram, which came one day after dark corporate secrets were revealed by a company whistleblower, in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “Facebook’s Bad Day: Whistleblower’s Claims Go Viral Before Global Outage Takes It All Down“, below:
A Facebook whistleblower who brought internal documents detailing the company’s research to the WSJ and Congress revealed her identity ahead of a new ’60 Minutes’ interview. The Morning Joe panel discusses, in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “Facebook Whistleblower Reveals Identity, Says Company Chooses Profits“, below:
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before a Senate panel Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, telling lawmakers that how platforms like Facebook and Instagram work and cause harm in a way that was accessible and mostly jargon-free, in the vide published on Oct. 5, 2021, “How Facebook algorithm harms children | Senate hearing | Facebook whistleblower“, below:
At Tuesday’s, Oct. 5, 2021, Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) asked Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen about children on Facebook, in video published on Oct. 5, 2021, “Whistleblower Asked: ‘What Did Mark Zuckerberg Know About Facebook’s Plans To Bring Kids On?“, below:
In a Senate subcommittee hearing, multiple Senators compared Facebook to “Big Tobacco.” The lawyer for the Facebook whistleblower tells MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin that he thinks the comparison is appropriate, in the video published on Oct. 4, 2021, “Lawyer For Facebook Whistleblower On Comparisons To “Big Tobacco“, below:
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