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Facebook’s scramble to clean up the Cambridge Analytica data scandal laid bare in newly published documents
Key players in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, including the firm's disgraced former CEO Alexander Nix, signed statements confirming they deleted the data of 87 million user profiles.
Facebook banned 583 million fake accounts over 3 months, in an unprecedented display of transparency
Facebook is providing the world with an unprecedented look at how much content on the social network it takes action against for breaking its rules.
We finally have an answer about Cambridge Analytica’s murky work on Brexit — but mystery still lingers
Cambridge Analytica did not work with Nigel Farage's Brexit campaign group Leave.EU, according to the UK's Electoral Commission. But huge questions remain about Cambridge Analytica's ties to the official Brexit campaign group, Vote Leave.
Facebook’s reorganization is little more than chair-shuffling — and a missed opportunity for Mark Zuckerberg and company
BI PRIME: Facebook unveiled its biggest-ever reorganization on Tuesday, but it's most likely much ado about nothing. Though the company could use some outside perspectives, it's merely moving people around. And some old hands will be even more empowered.
The founder of Cambridge Analytica's parent company, Nigel Oakes, told Bloomberg on Tuesday the firm won't be rebranding under a new company called Emerdata.
Assuming it still has them, the data Cambridge Analytica gleaned from Facebook and the psychological profiles it created from that data could be auctioned off to the highest bidder in its bankruptcy proceeding.
Facebook is reportedly researching an ad-free version of its site where people would pay a monthly fee
CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said that Facebook would always offer a free version of its site — but Facebook is beginning to think seriously about a subscription-based version without ads, according to a recent report.
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The Cambridge Analytica power players set up a mysterious new data firm — and they could use it for a ‘Blackwater-style’ rebrand
The New York Times reported that Emerdata could be a front to rebrand Cambridge Analytica and SCL Group after the former was shutdown on Wednesday.
Britain's Information Commissioner's Office and Electoral Commission will continue to pursue Cambridge Analytica after it shut down on Wednesday following the Facebook data scandal.