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Eight months after revealing the links between Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, whistleblower Christopher Wylie is pushing for the internet giant to be regulated - whether it wants to or not.
Facebook users who say their personal data was misused will find out whether they can squeeze more information out of a quickly evaporating company that played a role: Cambridge Analytica.
Cambridge Analytica, the UK political consulting firm that has closed its doors after a scandal over how it harvested data, now faces a group of Facebook users in its bankruptcy.
The psychologist behind an app that harvested data from up to 87 million Facebook users has defended his role in the scandal, saying he "never heard a word" of opposition from the social media giant.
Facebook’s function to download stored data reveals that the platform may be storing information users are unaware of, despite having unintentionally given their consent for this to be done.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been called to appear before a House panel as fallout continues from the exploitation of data from millions of the site’s users by a political consulting firm linked to President Donald Trump.
Facebook has been slapped with a symbolic £500 000 fine by the UK’s privacy regulator for 'serious' violations of data protection rules that paved the way for the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
The New York Times has reported Facebook had struck deals with device manufacturers that allowed them full access to information on users and their friends.
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony to the European Parliament on the Cambridge Analytica scandal will be broadcast live online on Tuesday.
The British Parliament's media committee says Cambridge Analytica's former CEO, Alexander Nix, says he'll no longer testify at un upcoming session on fake news, citing an ongoing investigation by the information commissioner's office.
The company has said that call logging is part of opt-in feature for people using Messenger or Facebook Lite on Android, and it can be turned off.
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