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2018: BBC Tech's biggest stories and what happened next

2018: BBC Tech's biggest stories and what happened next

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When tech historians of the future look back at 2018, it may stand out as the year that the wheels came off Facebook or at least its original platform.Instagram, WhatsApp and Oculus all had their troubles but managed to escape the year without seeing their brands trashed in quite the same way as their parent.So, it's no surprise to see articles related to Facebook's various scandals secured it three of the spots in BBC Tech's most-read stories list for 2018.Two other controversy magnets - Elon Musk and Huawei - however, narrowly missed out. And for the first time since we started compiling this list in 2012, none of the placings went to a product launch.Below are the most clicked on articles for each month of the year - a mix of controversy, endeavour and...