Watch Mark Zuckerberg Senate testimony live – CNET

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to testify before Congress to answer questions about how his company uses and protects the data of its more than 2 billion users. The move comes in the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal that exploded last month, in which data from tens of millions of Facebook users was improperly obtained and utilized by the consultancy in the run-up to the 2016 US presidential election.

You can watch today’s testimony live on YouTube, below. It starts at 2:15 p.m. ET. 

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When and where Zuckerberg will testify

On Tuesday, April 10 at 2:15 p.m. ET, Zuckerberg will testify before a rare joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees.

On Wednesday, April 11 at 10 a.m. ET, he’ll face the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

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How to watch Zuckerberg’s testimony

You can watch both days of testimony live on CNET’s YouTube channel. For Tuesday’s hearing, you can watch the livestream right here (embedded above).

For additional coverage, check out CBS News’ live streaming news service, CBSN, on the Web or via CBS News mobile apps. (For the record, CNET is a division of CBS.)

Editors’ note, April 9, 2018: This story was originally published on April 6, 2018 and has since been updated with new information.

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