#DeleteFacebook: Elon Musk has been removed the Tesla and SpaceX’s Facebook pages after Twitter Challenge.

One of the big major data scandal was done by Cambridge Analytica( the company which helped Trump in election for campaigning and helping him to get elected as president of USA ) is connected with Facebook. It was been discovered by Channel 4 news reporter after a great research of investment that the private data of 50 million users were been stolen from Facebook and used for Trump election campaigning. These data were stolen from the users through a different mechanism such as Facebook app and likes. For example, if a user has used fb app and allowed Facebook to access his privacy then not only the user’s privacy is on danger but also the people who are in his friend list fell into the privacy trap. Because of this data privacy scandal issue a big massive tag revolution was created which had its heading as #deletefacebook.

Many users of Facebook lost their trust on Facebook company because of such-a-big data scandal. This tag petition got massive when Elon Musk, CEO of spaceX and Tesla decided to unpublish the Facebook page and delete the account of Tesla and spaceX. He removed tesla account from Facebook at first afterwhich in a Tweetblitz with people who told musk to delete the Facebook account of spaceX if he was really “the man” he unpublished the spaceX page aswell.

Brian Acton, the co-founder Facebook who had quit Facebook after selling WhatsApp to Mark Zuckerberg’s company Facebook was the major person responsible behind Facebook #deletefacebook campaign. Brian tweeted to delete Facebook account and told everyone to remove their account from Facebook as the Facebook data scandal is still beign continued. He was one of the major person behind starting the #deletefacebook campaign.


Mark Zuckerberg who spoke nothing to the media related to data scandal finally told on an interview with CNN that he was sorry for such a big major breach of trust. Mark Zuckerberg later added that his next step is going to be to makesure that such thing again never happens. Mark Zuckerberg along with his team has planned that data restrictions will be done to user accounts and thousands of Facebook app which has gathered user data will be audited.

He later added that he will make sure to notify all the users whose data were being stolen by the Cambridge Analaytica. He along with his team has also planned to launch a series of tools to provide improvised security to the users. Mark Zuckerberg has never apologized on the past but after such a big data scandal he for the first time apologized at the show for the data scandal done by Cambridge Analytica.

After such a big scandal the world’s belief and trust on Artificial Intelligence technique has apparently fallen down. Its been said that technology might revolutionize the whole world but if not properly observed and governed It can be responsible to bring down a big downfall too.

Disclaimer: This information is covered based on the latest research and development available. However, it may not fully reflect all current aspects of the subject matter.

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