Google share price plunges, wiping $77bn off its market value

Biggest fall since October 2012 follows worse-than-expected quarterly resultsGoogle’s share price has had its biggest fall in nearly seven years, wiping $77bn (£60bn) off its market value, after disappointing sales figures sparked investor fears that a…

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Where now for Mark Zuckerberg after his – and our – loss of innocence? | Martin Moore

A year on from the Observer exposé, what has really changed for Facebook and its users?The Cambridge Analytica revelations, the most damning of which were published by the Observer and the New York Times a year ago, quickly morphed from a scandal about…

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A digital gangster destroying democracy: the damning verdict on Facebook

Parliament’s report into fake news raises many questions, but will the government act? Facebook is an out-of-control train wreck that is destroying democracy and must be brought under control. The final report of parliament’s inquiry into fake news and…

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