Ubergizmo: Facebook’s Data Scandal Didn’t Hurt Usage Stats

Ubergizmo: Facebook’s Data Scandal Didn’t Hurt Usage Stats. “Facebook is still dealing with the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal which resulted in the personal information of millions of Facebook users being leaked. This led to the beginning of a #deleteFacebook trend on other social media networks but the movement, for lack of a better word, doesn’t seem to have had any material impact on Facebook’s usage stats. A new report reveals that Facebook’s usage stats were actually up during the time when the scandal was constantly in the news cycle.”