Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in the Capitol Hill hot seat, facing a battery of questions from U.S. lawmakers. Topics include the Cambridge Analytica data grab, Russian interference in the 2016 election and the effectiveness of FB’s efforts to monitor hate speech.
Senator Orrin Hatch said the Zuckerberg grilling is the most intense government scrutiny of a technology company since the Microsoft hearings in the late 1990s. Meanwhile, the president threatens antitrust action against another tech giant, Amazon.
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