Facebook suspends controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica

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    Cambridge Analytica made “ethical mistakes” because it was too focused on regulation, former COO says
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    Facebook expands its Data Abuse Bounty program to Instagram
    It will reward people for reporting third-party apps that exploit user data
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    Facebook learned about Cambridge Analytica as early as September 2015, new documents show
     
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    Alex Stamos, Ex-Facebook Security Chief, Blames Journalists for Cambridge Analytica Fallout
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    How people's stance on a topic can be inferred from their online activity
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    Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company's views 'so wrong'
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    Facebook wins dismissal of investor lawsuit over privacy breach
     
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    Turkey Fines Facebook for Breach of Data Protection Laws
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    Facebook agrees to pay UK fine over Cambridge Analytica scandal
     
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    California accuses Facebook of ignoring subpoenas in state’s Cambridge Analytica investigation
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    https://techcrunch.com/2019/11/06/california-attorney-general-investigation-cambridge-analytica/
     
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    U.S. FTC finds Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users
     
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    FTC Grants Final Approval to Settlement with Former Cambridge Analytica CEO, App Developer over Allegations they Deceived Consumers over Collection of Facebook Data
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    Brazil fines Facebook $1.6 million for improper sharing of user data
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    Cambridge Analytica email chain with Facebook sheds new light on data misuse scandal
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    Facebook must disclose app records for Massachusetts probe, judge rules
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    Russia Is Learning How to Bypass Facebook's Disinfo Defenses
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    Australian privacy watchdog launches court action against Facebook over Cambridge Analytica access
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    Facebook Inc says it does not have contractual relationship with Australian users
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    Former Cambridge Analytica chief receives seven-year directorship ban
    Alexander Nix handed penalty for ‘potentially unethical’ behaviour linked to scandal
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    ICO wraps up Cambridge Analytica investigation
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    ICO: Blog: Elizabeth Denham on the conclusion of the ICO’s investigation into the use of personal data in political campaigning
    letter (PDF): https://committees.parliament.uk/publications/2847/documents/27859/default/
     
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    FTC asks court to force Bannon to testify on Cambridge Analytica scandal
    November 20, 2020
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