Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views : Ad Clicks : Ad Views :
Home / Trending Videos / How To Prep Before Grilling The Most Powerful Person On The Internet (HBO)

How To Prep Before Grilling The Most Powerful Person On The Internet (HBO)

Rep. Greg Walden, the chairman of the House committee that grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday, told VICE News it may be time for other tech CEOs to come before his committee to outline their own data privacy practices.

“This is not just a Facebook issue,” he said in an interview, noting that other internet companies scrape and sell access to consumers’ data just like Facebook.

Walden, an Oregon Republican, said he’d like to know from companies like Amazon or Google, “what are their protections, what are their user agreements? What should we know about their activities? What can they better regulate themselves, so we don’t have to over-regulate here?”

Walden chairs the House Energy and Commerce Committee, where Zuckerberg answered five hours worth of questions from members Thursday on everything ranging from its data sharing practices to its efforts to crack down on foreign election medddling. It was the Facebook CEO’s second round of questioning on the Hill, after he testified in front of a Senate panel on Tuesday — part of an apology tour on Capitol Hill meant to reassure lawmakers in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.

Walden — an Oregon Republican whose district is home to three Facebook data centers — has been cautious on enacting new regulations to prevent similar abuses in the past. After Zuckerberg’s testimony, Walden said he was still giving Facebook the benefit of the doubt when it came to implementing reforms to its data policies.

“They’ve got to show the consumer just us the consumer that they understand their problem, they’re going to fix it and we’re not going to see another apology tour in six months or two years from now,” he said.

If Facebook fails to do so, Walden added, “there are things in terms of how we can better control our own data I think if they don’t fix we can.”

Subscribe to VICE News here:

Check out VICE News for more:

Follow VICE News here:
More videos from the VICE network:

Subscribe to this channel

Every day we bring you the top trending videos and news being shared around the web. What’s Trending also gives you access to your favorite digital stars and The pulse of what’s trending on YouTube. Check out the latest music videos, trailers, comedy clips, and everything else that people are … Trending this Week.

Trending videos are any videos that YouTube users are interacting with at a very high rate. Often these videos were recently uploaded (a day or so ago). As previously mentioned, you can view the current trending videos under the “Trending” tab on the YouTube homepage, even if you’re not logged in or don’t have an account.
For brands, the goal of creating trending content isn’t necessary. It could be a shoot-for-the-stars goal, because if one of your videos goes viral, it could end up on the trending page and thus gain significant exposure to your company. However, silly commercials, like those on the Super Bowl, have ended up as trending YouTube videos shortly following their television debut

Would you like to support the website? Please visit our patreon page here!

We don’t expect or assume anyone will contribute any more to our crazy projects than simply watching our videos. We appreciate that by itself. But if you feel like contributing more, it’ll all go back into creating more stuff.

I created Likke Studios 5 years ago and to see what it has gone on to do is more then I ever imagined. Now we want to take things to the next level. We want to continue making new original content. We want to continue working with talented actors and actresses and discover great new talents. Most importantly we want to bring you the best Entertainment you can ever ask for.

PSN: TheJuaN

Instagram: @JuanIrizarry
Snapchat: @JuanIrizarry
Twitter: @LikkeJuan
Twitch: @JuanIrizarry
Vine: @Juanirizarry

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google+
  • Linkedin
  • Pinterest
  • Reddit