Facebook shares dive 24% as user growth slows

Facebook shares have plunged 24% as the social network saw its user base and second-quarter revenue grow slower than expected. A decline of 24% in Facebook’s value in regular trading would represent the biggest one-day loss in value for a US company. It was the...

Mary Meeker’s Internet trends: the 2018 ‘privacy paradox’

There’s a “privacy paradox” surrounding data collection for profit, where data needs to be used to enrich people’s experiences without betraying their trust, according to the annual report from digital guru Mary Meeker.