Facebook meets with developers amid swirling controversy

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at F8 2018.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at F8 2018. Photo: Facebook

Facebook's F8 developer conference is just yet started, but CEO Mark Zuckerberg has already announced an upcoming feature for users to have more control over the data about them the company stores.

Why it matters: It's a sign of what we can expect from the company's announcements — new features centered around privacy and security. It remains to be seen what Facebook will offer developers, who in general have been losing options as Facebook cracks down in the name of protecting users.