Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Cambridge Analytica News
How to deactivate or permanently delete your Facebook account in simple steps
Whether you want to be on Facebook or leave the platform entirety is your call. But in case you want to leave, this is how you can delete or deactivate your Facebook account in a few simple steps.
3 weeks ago
Not so fine
Penalty against Facebook is only a crowd-pleaser, leaving directors who pushed dodgy data deals untouched
1 month ago
User data harvesting: CBI seeks more details from Facebook, Cambridge Analytica
The agency officials said the CBI had received responses to its queries from both the companies but it needed more details from them on some specific questions.
5 months ago
Washington DC slaps Facebook with latest suit targeting privacy lapses
The Washington lawsuit alleges that about half of the District of Columbia's roughly 700,000 residents had their Facebook data scooped up by Cambridge Analytica in violation of local laws.
8 months ago
Cambridge Analytica used fashion data to build algorithms to target right-wing voters
Fashion brands were really useful in producing algorithms to find out how people think and how they feel, explained the Cambridge Analytica whistle blower
9 months ago
Facebook says Russian firms ‘scraped’ data, some for facial recognition
Facebook said Thursday that it had removed any accounts associated with SocialDataHub and its sister firm, Fubutech, because the companies violated its policies by scraping data from the social network.
10 months ago
‘Data theft’ of Indians: CBI writes to FB, Cambridge Analytica
Preliminary enquiry, the first step for any probe before an FIR is registered, has been initiated after receiving a reference in this regard from the Centre.
11 months ago
Facebook data breach: CBI begins initial enquiry against Cambridge Analytica
After the data breach came to light, the IT Ministry had in March and April sent communications to Facebook and Cambridge Analytica seeking clarification on the issue.
1 year ago
Cambridge Analytica row: CBI examining govt reference to probe data breach
The move comes after Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad recently informed Parliament that the government had referred the scandal to the CBI.
1 year ago
Cambridge Analytica row: CBI to probe data leak, see if British firm violated laws, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Cambridge Analytica has denied any wrongdoing, however, information received from Facebook has indicated otherwise, the minister said.
1 year ago
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