Facebook Messenger now offers a Secret Conversation mode where users can set a timer on when messages will be destroyed.
The firm was hired by U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, which paid the firm almost US$ 6 million. But now Facebook tells the website that it plans to make an "unsend" feature available to all users in several months, and has already been considering how to build this product.
The development comes as Facebook faces questions about trust in light of one of its worst privacy scandals in its 14-year history.
Later, it emerged that the firm had accessed the information of as many as 87 million people.
"There's the good cases for sharing, and I think we were very idealistic and not rigorous enough", she said. AIQ denies ever being part of CA, its parent company SCL or accessing improperly obtained Facebook data.
When the outlet reached out to Facebook, the company issued a statement saying, "After Sony Pictures' emails were hacked in 2014 we made a number of changes to protect our executives' communications".
The complete investigation has been set up to find when and where this leaked data taken from Facebook has been used.
The Canadian firm worked for campaigns advocating for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union in the run-up to the 2016 referendum there.
YouTube shooting: Suspect's family in Menifee warned police ahead of attack
The Mountain View Police Department denied a public records request from The Associated Press on Thursday involving Nasim Aghdam . Citing law enforcement officials, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit reports the suspect was Nasim Aghdam of San Diego.
Chelsea manager Conte blasts 'ridiculous' question about title defence comments
And this morning they lie a dismal 10 points off the top four and Champions League football, with six games left. The Italian was answering Gianluca Vialli, who recently said that Conte "couldn't wait" to leave West London.
Oil holds near $63 as crude stocks drop, trade tensions abate
In New York, US light prices were down by $0.47 at $63.04 per barrel in mid-day trading. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for May delivery was down 4c at $63.33 a barrel.
On Friday, Facebook announced that it suspended the Canadian firm from operating on its platform. Now that Zuckerberg's secret is exposed, the social media giant is planning to appease users by rolling out an unsend feature to its platform.
Civil society and rights groups in Myanmar say Facebook has failed to adequately act against online hate speech that incites violence against the country's Muslim minority.
Zuckerberg is scheduled to appear before a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committee on Tuesday to discuss Facebook's role in society and users' privacy.
Washington:Some of the information improperly harvested from Facebook Inc. users might be stored in Russian Federation, said the former employee of Cambridge Analytica who blew the whistle on the data-privacy scandal involving the analytics firm's role in the 2016 presidential election.
The ministry has summoned the representatives late Thursday and asked Facebook to stop its applications that could allow third parties to get users' personal information.
Sheryl Sandberg, the second in command at Facebook, said this week that users of the social media network who want their personal information to remain private better be ready to fork over some cash.
Facebook Indonesia Head of Public Policy Ruben Hattari says they will keep cooperating with the Indonesian government.