Facebook political advertising is “not democracy”: Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager, the European Commissioner for Competition, has slammed Facebook political advertising, arguing that the micro-targeted approach lacks oversight and is “not democracy”. Speaking at Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, yesterday, Vestager warned that failure to take action on the issue risked “completely undermining our democracy”. “Democracy is supposed to take place in the open … Continue reading Platform.sh rides high on French tech funding craze with new $140m round