Apple’s power over Facebook ought to worry the rest of us
Programming note: I’m on assignment tomorrow and Friday. The Interface will return on Monday.
At around 2:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Facebook sent me an update about the controversial market research program
“Key facts about this market research program are being ignored,” the company said. “Despite early reports, there was nothing ‘secret’ about this; it was literally called the Facebook Research App. It wasn’t ‘spying’ as all of the people who signed up to participate went through a clear on-boarding process asking for their permission and were paid to…