It looks like Facebook executives could find themselves in front of Congress fairly shortly, explaining how the Cambridge Analytica episode could have happened. On Monday, picking up on news reports about the 2014 incident, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden sent a strongly worded letter to CEO Mark Zuckerberg with a bunch of questions. Among other things, he asked how many times in the past decade was...
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Just when you think the stock market excesses couldn’t get any crazier, along comes GameStop. In the space of a few hours today the stock, which was trading at $20 two weeks ago, more than doubled to a high of $159 before collapsing back to $76.79. Like a lot of other stocks bouncing around like a yo-yo lately—video-streaming service FuboTV comes to mind—trading in GameStop is...
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