• Sat, 01 Dec 2018 09:33
    Fix Facebook, whether it wants to or not: whistleblower
    Eight months after revealing the links between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica (CA), whistleblower Christopher Wylie is pushing for the internet giant to be regulated -- whether it wants to or not.
    business
  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 06:50
    Facebook responding to US regulators in data breach probe
    Facebook acknowledged Tuesday it was facing multiple inquiries from US and British regulators about the major Cambridge Analytica user data scandal.
    Tech
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 14:27
    Cambridge Analytica files for voluntary bankruptcy in US: court filing
    Cambridge Analytica, the British marketing analytics firm, filed for voluntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy in the Southern District of New York, court filings showed.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 07:41
    Zuckerberg unveils plans for Facebook dating service
    Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday the world's largest social network will soon include a new dating feature -- while vowing to make privacy protection its top priority in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
    Tech
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:12
    Scientist at centre of Facebook data scandal faces MPs
    The Russian-American academic who developed an app that allowed political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica to farm the data of 87 million Facebook users faces questions Tuesday by British lawmakers.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:56
    Professor defends role in Cambridge Analytica data scandal
    The psychologist behind an app that harvested data from up to 87 million Facebook users defended his role in the scandal Sunday, saying he "never heard a word" of opposition from the social media giant.
    Tech
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:28
    PH privacy watchdog to Zuckerberg: Cooperate in our FB leak probe
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been directed by the Philippines’s privacy watchdog to cooperate with an investigation of the improper sharing of the personal information of more than 1 million Filipino users of the social media platform with the British political consulting company Cambridge Analytica.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 09:21
    Facebook scandal affected up to 87m users
    HANOI - Data firm Cambridge Analytica accessed 37 million more profiles than originally thought, with Vietnam among the top 10 most affected countries with almost 430,000 accounts compromised.
    Tech
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:09
    Facebook says 87 million may be affected by data breach
    Facebook said Wednesday the personal data of up to 87 million users was improperly shared with British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, as Mark Zuckerberg defended his leadership at the huge social network.
    Tech
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00
    Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to testify before Congress April 11: panel
    Washington - Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will testify before a US congressional committee on April 11 following the Cambridge Analytica scandal over alleged misuse of users' personal data, the House Energy and Commerce Committee announced Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 31 Mar 2018 09:49
    Cambridge Analytica's parent company reported to have had hand in Indonesian, Thai politics
    The parent company of British political consultancy Cambridge Analytica (CA) may have been operating in South-east Asia as far back as two decades ago, managing civil unrest in Indonesia and paving the way for Thaksin Shinawatra to take power in Thailand, news website Quartz has reported.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 24 Mar 2018 06:15
    UK regulators search Cambridge Analytica offices
    British regulators on Friday began searching the London offices of Cambridge Analytica (CA), the scandal-hit communications firm at the heart of the Facebook data scandal, shortly after a judge approved a search warrant.
    Tech
  • Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:15
    Asian nations wary after Cambridge Analytica revelations
    While the United States drags its feet on the latest revelations from Cambridge Analytica, political parties across Asia have come out to disavow any links between the data mining firm and their electoral success.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:51
    Timeline of Facebook, Cambridge Analytica scandal
    As with all unfolding crises, more revelations are coming out after media reports broke an expose about how London-based data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica harvested private information from more than 50 million Facebook users in developing techniques to support US President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, sparking fresh outcry over data privacy violations at the world's largest social
    Tech
  • Wed, 21 Mar 2018 06:54
    Data firm suspends CEO over Facebook scandal
    Facebook expressed outrage Tuesday over the misuse of its data as Cambridge Analytica, the British firm at the centre of a major scandal rocking the social media giant, suspended its chief executive.
    Tech
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