The tension in the story of Facebook and WhatsApp is a close parallel to a larger tension between user privacy and Facebook’s profit motives.
This is a series of notes on Facebook, privacy, regulation, mental health, and everything in between. This series provide a way for you to follow my thinking each week as I research a larger piece on what’s broken with social media, and how to fix it. See the first post for details.
decompiling Facebook seeks to investigate big questions regarding the regulation of social media companies, Facebook being chief among them.