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Alexander Nix, the former CEO of Cambridge Analytica.

Cambridge Analytica tried to sell itself to 18,000 buyers — but received just 4 paltry offers

Scandal-hit political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica offered itself for sale to more than 18,000 parties after going into administration. A report filed to the UK's Companies House outlines how administrators tried to drum up as much cash as possible by selling the company.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook introduced secretive new developer terms to prevent another Cambridge Analytica

There are new details of the secretive new terms Facebook is asking developers to sign before they can run apps on the social network. These are designed to help Facebook police what data developers use and to prevent a second Cambridge Analytica.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

The UK’s privacy watchdog has fined Facebook £500,000 — the maximum amount — over Cambridge Analytica

Facebook is being fined the maximum amount possible after being accused of breaking the law twice over the scandal.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook has embraced one-time enemy Twitter as it cleans up the Cambridge Analytica mess

Here's an irony: Facebook is going all in on Twitter, a service once apparently described by Mark Zuckerberg as 'a clown car that fell into a gold mine.' Zuckerberg hasn't tweeted since 2012, but his company account has embraced Twitter and its most avid users — journalists.
Tim Berners-Lee is the inventor of the world wide web.

‘The web had failed instead of served humanity’: Tim Berners-Lee was crushed by Russia using Facebook to meddle in the US election

World wide web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee said that he was 'devastated' by recent abuses of the web in an interview with Vanity Fair. He is working on a new platform, named Solid, to re-decentralise the internet and take power away from monopolies like Google and Facebook.
Acxiom CEO Scott Howe

Ad holding company IPG plans to buy Acxiom’s data-marketing division for $2.3 billion

Interpublic Group announced a deal Monday to buy Acxiom's Marketing Solutions business. That division provides three-fourths of Acxiom's revenue.

The Justice Department and FBI’s probe into Cambridge Analytica is now looking at Facebook, and the SEC and FTC are getting involved

Previously, the DOJ and the FBI were focusing on Cambridge Analytica. Now they, along with the SEC and FTC, are scrutinizing Facebook's public statements about the matter.

Top tech talent is losing interest in working for Facebook — and the company’s tough year in headlines might be the cause

Students from universities like Stanford, MIT, Harvard, Yale, and Georgia Tech are losing interest in working at Facebook.

Here’s a state-by-state breakdown of Facebook users impacted by the Cambridge Analytica scandal

A total of 87 million Facebook users were affected by Cambridge Analytica, and 70 million of them were in the US. What percent of the people in your state did the data analytics company obtain information from?

Here’s why a Cambridge Analytica employee says recruiters are trying to hire all the engineers from the scandal-plagued firm

A former Cambridge Analytica employee tells Business Insider that despite the company's high profile scandals, he's in high demand from big data companies.