WhatsApp Founder Says It’s Time To Delete Facebook

WhatsApp Founder Says It’s Time To Delete Facebook

Brian Acton, co-founder of WhatsApp, recently made a statement that’s getting press. The social network has had a slew of privacy concerns lately leading to backlash from several groups. Yesterday, Acton posted on his Twitter feed, “it is time. #deletefacebook.” It’s ironic that Acton made a ton of money selling WhatsApp to Facebook, but that also gives him a unique perspective on the company’s handling of user data.

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