Ars Technica: Facebook’s FTC fine will be $5 billion—or one month’s worth of revenue

Ars Technica: Facebook’s FTC fine will be $5 billion—or one month’s worth of revenue. “The Federal Trade Commission and Facebook have reportedly agreed on a $5 billion fine that would settle the FTC’s privacy investigation into the social network. With Facebook having reported $15 billion in revenue last quarter, the $5 billion fine would amount to one month’s worth of revenue.”