The British triphopband Massive Attack has had his Facebook page deleted as a result of the privacyschandaal around Cambridge Analytica. “We sincerely hope that they have their policies around this topic change”, it sounds on Twitter. The databedrijf Cambridge Analytica played a role in the election campaign of president Donald Trump and would personal information of tens of millions of facebook users have used to kiezersprofielen.
“In the light of Facebooks ongoing geringschatting of our privacy, their lack of transparency and refusal to be accountable to, will Massive Attack temporarily delete Facebook”, wrote the duo. “We sincerely hope that they have their policy around this to change the subject.” Fans can the news around the band continue to follow on the website of Massive Attack.
Facebook ceo Mark Zuckerberg has yesterday admitted that Facebook “made mistakes” in the privacyschandaal around Facebook and Cambridge Analytica.