Acton's tweet comes even as Facebook is in the eye of a storm after reports emerged that a political data analysis company Cambridge Analytica accessed 50 million Facebook users' data without their permission. Acton stayed on with Facebook until 2017, but has since invested $50 million in Signal, a messaging app that is a direct competitor of Facebook's messaging apps.
India lodges another protest with Pakistan over harassment of its diplomatic staff
New Delhi alleged that its diplomats were facing harassment and being prevented from discharging their duties in Islamabad . Thew two countries have a history of bitter relations and often accuse each other's diplomatic staff of spying.
While there is a huge debate going over this, there were many users who also pitched an idea to ditch all social media platforms owned by Facebook. After giving the reigns of his messaging company Whatsapp in 2014 for around $19 billion United States dollars in cash and stock wrote on Twitter that "It is time" to delete Facebook without giving any specific explanation.
Now, WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton has tweeted saying it is time to Delete Facebook.
Martin '08 charged in connection with threatening Instagram post
Incognito missed the entire 2014 season before signing in 2015 with the Buffalo Bills , where he still plays. Incognito was at the center of the bullying scandal which enveloped Martin, and the Dolphins in 2013.
The scandal has been growing since Friday night, when Facebook said it had suspended the accounts of data firm Cambridge Analytica, its parent company, psychology professor at the University of Cambridge named Dr. Aleksandr Kogan and whistleblower Christopher Wylie. Kogan violated the Facebook policy by selling the data as the app was not allowed to use the data for commercial purposes. Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook empire is now suffering after news broke out in the media that the privately held company have acquired private user data of 50 million users on Facebook through series of leaks.
"The claim that this is a data breach is completely false".
Ukraine won't let Russians vote in presidential election
A paramilitary nationalist group "National Squads" will not let Russian presidential polls to be held in Ukraine . The Russian president signed the reunification deals on March 18, 2014.