Cambridge Analytica

A sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.
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AP News
September 20, 2019 - 4:03 pm
Facebook said Friday that it has suspended "tens of thousands" of apps made by about 400 developers as part of an investigation following the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
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October 25, 2018 - 12:26 pm
(CNN) -- UK authorities have hit Facebook with the maximum possible fine over its Cambridge Analytica scandal. But the penalty is tiny. The United Kingdom's Information Commissioner's Office announced the £500,000 ($645,000) fine on Thursday, saying that Facebook failed to safeguard user data and...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
CNN Wire
Tim Jimenez
June 04, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Facebook, which has been under the microscope for how it handles user information, has been sharing data with cell phone makers according to a new report. The New York Times reveals, for the last decade or so, that Facebook has played "let's make a deal" with dozens...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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May 24, 2018 - 5:16 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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May 22, 2018 - 10:14 am
By LORNE COOK, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union lawmakers plan to press Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday about data protection standards at the internet giant at a hearing focused on a scandal over the alleged misuse of the personal information of millions of people...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
CNN Wire
May 14, 2018 - 10:25 am
By Ivana Kottasová (CNN Money) -- Facebook has suspended 200 apps for possible misuse of user data in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Facebook said in a blog post Monday that it has investigated thousands of apps after it emerged that Cambridge Analytica had harvested information on...
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The offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London
Kirsty O'Connor/PA via AP, file
May 02, 2018 - 3:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The data firm at the center of Facebook's privacy scandal is declaring bankruptcy and shutting down. In a statement, Cambridge Analytica says it has been "vilified" for actions it says are both legal and widely accepted as part of online advertising. The firm says the media furor...
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 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg welcomes app developers to the Facebook F8 2018 developer conference.
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Melony Roy
May 01, 2018 - 6:44 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — F8, Facebook's annual developer conference , showcases the social media giant's latest technology and gives its users a sneak peek of what's next. "Welcome to F8, this has been an intense year," said CEO Mark Zuckerberg in front of thousands in Silicon Valley...
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Mark Zuckerberg
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April 25, 2018 - 11:21 am
Seth Fiegerman (CNN Money) -- Mark Zuckerberg is about to face Wall Street for the first time since the Cambridge Analytical data scandal. Much is at stake. GBH Insights analyst Daniel Ives in a research note Friday called this Facebook earnings report a "pivotal barometer" for investors. It will...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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April 10, 2018 - 7:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — After privately assuring senators that his company will do better, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is undergoing a two-day congressional inquisition that will be very public — and possibly pivotal for the massive social networking company he created. WATCH: Mark Zuckerberg Testifies...
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