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Data firm at center of Facebook privacy scandal will close

Cambridge Analytica blamed “unfairly negative media coverage”, which has driven away all clients and businesses.

03 May 2018 8:20 AM

Cambridge Analytica, Facebook data-harvest firm, to shut

The overwhelmingly bad press generated by the news cycle appears to have been too much for the company.

03 May 2018 6:30 AM

Twitter reportedly sold data access to a researcher of Cambridge Analytica

Twitter has confirmed this selling of public data to Bloomberg, stating that the firm has granted access to large-scale public data.

30 Apr 2018 6:10 PM

Facebook advertisers shrug off its privacy scandal

Facebook is the second largest digital publisher in the world, behind Google.

26 Apr 2018 2:41 PM

Facebook's rise in profits, users show resilience after scandals

Facebook Inc (FB.O) shares rose on Wednesday after the social network reported a surprisingly strong 63 per cent rise in profit.

26 Apr 2018 2:39 PM


Facebook will not testify at US House hearing on social media

The company said that even though it will not appear, it looks forward to a continuing dialogue with members of the committee.

26 Apr 2018 7:58 AM

Centre sends new notice to FB, CA

In its reply to the notice issued by the IT ministry, Cambridge Analytica had earlier this month categorically.

26 Apr 2018 12:37 AM

Govt sends second notice to Facebook, CA; seeks response by May 10

Facebook had admitted that nearly 5.62 lakh people in India were potentially affected by incident.

25 Apr 2018 3:53 PM

Cambridge Analytica fights back on data scandal

The firm denies using Facebook data while working for Donald Trump's campaign during US presidential election.

25 Apr 2018 8:58 AM

House Democrats speak to Cambridge Analytica whistleblower

Democrats on the House Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform committees interviewed former Cambridge Analytica employee.

25 Apr 2018 8:25 AM


Researcher in Facebook data breach scandal apologises

Cambridge University researcher Aleksandr Kogan apologised for Facebook data-misuse scandal during an interview.

24 Apr 2018 7:37 AM

Cambridge Analytica planned to issue digital currency

The firm was looking at using blockchain – the technology underlying digital currencies to help people secure their online data.

18 Apr 2018 11:15 AM

Data, democracy and the rise of globalopolies

Data being a fungible commodity, can then be exchanged for a fee, and randomly replicated.

13 Apr 2018 3:38 AM

How Facebook, Google and others pose a growing threat to people worldwide

India is arguably Facebook’s most important market, with the nation recently edging out the United States as the company’s biggest user base.

12 Apr 2018 5:59 AM

After Zuckerberg's apology, Ravi Shankar Prasad wants promise from Rahul Gandhi

Ravi Shankar Prasad said Cong President Rahul Gandhi should also apologise for allegedly using leaked data to swing poll results in India.

11 Apr 2018 9:41 PM


Mark Zuckerberg says his own data was shared by Cambridge Analytica

However, Zuckerberg pushed back on congress members' suggestions that users do not have enough control of their data on Facebook.

11 Apr 2018 9:08 PM

Cambridge Analytica denies using data of Indians

The government now plans to seek additional clarification from them, the sources said.

11 Apr 2018 7:17 PM

Facebook systems do not see messages sent over WhatsApp: Zuckerberg

This confirmation has come as a relief to the messaging app's users, who have been concerned over in the aftermath of data breach scandal.

11 Apr 2018 11:34 AM

Zuckerberg resists effort by US senators to commit him to regulation

The 33-year-old Internet mogul managed to deflect any specific promises to support any congressional regulation.

11 Apr 2018 9:26 AM

Zuckerberg testifies before US Congress, reveals Russian probe underway

The founder apologized for his company’s errors and said, “It was my mistake, and I’m sorry. I’m responsible for what happens here.”

11 Apr 2018 8:01 AM