Cambridge Analytica

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BBC’s Andrew Neil criticised for calling Observer journalist a ‘mad cat woman’

BBC’s Andrew Neil criticised for calling Observer journalist a ‘mad cat woman’

BBC’s Andrew Neil criticised for calling Observer journalist a ‘mad cat woman’

BBC presenter Andrew Neil has deleted a tweet calling an Observer journalist a “mad cat woman”, after it was criticised by other users.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook fined £500,000 over ‘serious’ breaches in data protection

Facebook has been fined the maximum amount possible after the data of up to 87 million people was harvested.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Facebook faces fine of up to £1.2bn over data breach as EU investigates

Facebook faces fine of up to £1.2bn over data breach as EU investigates

Facebook faces fine of up to £1.2bn over data breach as EU investigates

Facebook is facing a potential £1.2bn fine for a data breach which allowed hackers to access the personal information of 50 million users.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook to be fined £500,000 after Cambridge Analytica scandal

The Information Commissioner's Office is issuing the maximum fine possible under UK law to Facebook for breaching the Data Protection Act

Friday, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Leave.EU campaign fined £70,000 for overspending and 'inaccurate' finance reports

Leave.EU campaign fined £70,000 for overspending and 'inaccurate' finance reports

Leave.EU fined £70,000 for overspending and 'inaccurate' finance reports

The pro-Brexit campaign was found to have misreported its transactions during the referendum campaign

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Cambridge Analytica shuts down, files for bankruptcy

Cambridge Analytica shuts down, files for bankruptcy

Cambridge Analytica shuts down, files for bankruptcy

The firm denies wrongdoing but says "unfounded accusations" have made it impossible to keep trading

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Dr Kogan insisted that Facebook's tools were capable of helping campaign groups send targeted advertising

Facebook data in Cambridge Analytica row was 'highly inaccurate'

Facebook data in Cambridge Analytica row was 'highly inaccurate'

The Cambridge academic at the centre of a row over the use of Facebook users' private data has dismissed claims the information could have been used to influence voters

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

MP argues against 'ridiculous situation'

Information Commissioner's powers must be beefed up, says Damian Collins

Information Commissioner's powers must be beefed up, says Damian Collins

Chairman of Commons DCMS Committee said Information Commissioner should have 'the power to go into companies without notice'

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Facebook has come under fire in recent weeks over data and privacy issues

Cambridge University criticises Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook data claims

Cambridge University criticises Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook data claims

University wrote to CEO last month but is 'yet to receive a response'

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Facebook co-founder, chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg appearing on Capitol Hill

Facebook to probe 'tens of thousands' of apps – Zuckerberg

Facebook to probe 'tens of thousands' of apps – Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg described as one of modern era's 'greatest entrepreneurs' but Facebook had 'moved too fast and broken too many things'

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has been told by MPs to respond by the end of Monday

Deadline looms for Facebook boss to respond to MPs' leaked data evidence request

Deadline looms for Facebook boss to respond to MPs' leaked data evidence request

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg must respond by end of today

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

The Facebook chief said it was a mistake to rely on Cambridge Analytica (CA) to delete tens of millions of Facebook users' data

Facebook: Zuckerberg 'sorry' for breach of trust

Facebook: Zuckerberg 'sorry' for breach of trust

The Facebook chief said it was a mistake to rely on Cambridge Analytica (CA) to delete tens of millions of Facebook users' data

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has been called on to explain the company's data protection procedures to MPs in person

Facebook: Academic claims he is being used as scapegoat by social network

Facebook: Academic claims he is being used as scapegoat by social network

Facebook has acted against Dr Aleksandr Kogan, but the psychologist claims his actions were legal

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

The data watchdog is looking at whether Facebook secured personal information

Information Commissioner investigates Facebook actions as it seeks warrant for Cambridge Analytica

Information Commissioner to investigate if Facebook acted appropriately

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that Facebook-Cambridge Analytica investigations are ongoing