Free Subscription

  • Access 15 free news articles each month

Professional

Try one month for $5
  • Unlimited access to news,insights and opinions
  • Quarterly and weekly magazines
  • Independent research reports and forecasts
  • Quarterly webinars with industry experts
  • Q&A with retail leaders
  • Career advice
  • Exclusive Masterclass access. Part of Retail Week 2021

#DeleteFacebook is the start, not the end

Facebook has joined the list of tech giants kicking big own-goals. Mark Zuckerberg issued a PR-spun sincere apology for his knowing use of our personal data, a week after threatening to sue the Guardian for revealing it. After the NSA Prism expose in 2013, Zuckerberg publicly pledged to “continue fighting aggressively to keep your information safe and secure”, a year before ending the access that led to the current Cambridge Analytica scandal. If only the NSA had set up a Facebook ad acc