Apr 9, 2018 - Technology

Apple co-founder calls out Facebook, shuts down account

Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, speaks at the CUBE Tech Fair. Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is shutting down his Facebook account, reports USA Today. In an interview, Wozniak said he'd rather pay for Facebook than have the company make money selling his data.

Why it matters: Apple CEO Tim Cook said something similar last month, telling Recode in an interview that his company makes money off selling products to consumers, rather than selling user data.

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