Tech in the News: Facebook’s Latest Problem: It Can’t Track Where Much of the Data Went

Ian Bogost

Posted June 29, 2018

External Article: Wall Street Journal

Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Institute of Technology, was quoted in the Wall Street Journal, June 27, article, “Facebook’s Latest Problem: It Can’t Track Where Much of the Data Went.” The School of Literature, Media, and Communication is part of the Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

Excerpt:

Facebook Inc.’s internal probe into potential misuse of user data is hitting fundamental roadblocks: The company can’t track where much of the data went after it left the platform or figure out where it is now.

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