+1,698 rob jackson apr 11th, 2018the united states senate hearing with facebook’s mark zuckberg is complete- at least round one. although the primary topic of interest was the cambridge analytica scandal, conversational shrapnel flew google’s way: android was specifically mentioned three times.wondering how often the iphone was mentioned? it wasn’t. for those keeping score at home: google was mentioned 10 times, twitter was mentioned 9 times, apple was mentioned 3 times, and amazon- 2. the house of representatives had their own hearing today and didn’t mention android or the iphone by name once with only google being mentioned briefly in passing.combing through the transcript via the washington post (senate/house), here are the bits that mention android by name.(1) facebook collects call/text histories from android phones?facebook messenger allows users to set the app as the default messaging app across an entire device, meaning you could also use facebook messenger to send and receive text messages. here is us senator roger wicker grilling zuckerberg on how it uses that call and text history:wicker: is it true that — as was recently publicized, that facebook collects the call and text histories of its users that use android phones?zuckerberg: senator, we have an app called messenger for sending messages to your facebook friends. and that app offers people an option to sync their — their text messages into the messenging app, and to make it so that — so basi...