It wouldn’t be a normal day if we weren’t talking about another scandal involving everyone’s favorite privacy leaker/seller, Facebook. The social media giant now finds itself the subject of some questionable 5-star reviews on Amazon for its floundering home invader, the Portal.

Facebook’s Portal smart displays have had an uphill battle, trying to convince people to willingly give the notoriously security-lax social media company another avenue into their homes. But it seems some people are pretty happy with their Portals: Facebook employees, who were just caught leaving five-star reviews for their own product on Amazon.

Chaim Gartenberg, Reporter at The Verge

Kevin Roose noticed some interesting coincidences between employee names and 5-star reviews on Amazon. Chaim Gartenberg gives the details of the latest scandal to hit Facebook over on the Verge.


Ryan is the content guy at Rareview and thankfully, not related to the Pearsons. Bringing over a decade of writing to the table, as well as a hefty pour of bourbon, his delusions of grandeur keep him writing and drinking.

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