Tag: Cambridge Analytica

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Minds Uses Blockchain and a Decentralized Platform to Revolutionize Social Media

Minds is an up and coming social media platform which, thanks to its decentralized and open platform, might quickly become a big contender in the social media world.  If you were one of the 87-million people...
Political Consultancy Firm, Cambridge Analytica, Announced Shutdown

Political Consultancy Firm, Cambridge Analytica, Announces Shutdown

The political consultancy firm, Cambridge Analytica, has announced its shutdown. Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy firm at the center of the high-profile Facebook data breach scandal, just announced Wednesday that it would be shutting down its operations. The...
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Facebook-Cambridge Analytica Congressional Hearing Spurs Memepocalypse

Images can speak louder than words. When it comes to the memepocalypse that the U.S. Congress and Mark Zuckerberg triggered, this phrase goes triple. This article highlights some of the best and most disturbing...
Key Highlights from Zuckerberg's 2-Day Clash With Lawmakers

Key Highlights From Zuckerberg’s Two-day Clash With Lawmakers

It's been two tough days for Mark Zuckerberg as the U.S. Senate and House Congressional committees grilled him about the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Weeks after the data breach scandal broke out, Facebook's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg,...

How to Know if Your Facebook Info was Stolen by Cambridge Analytica

Today, Facebook will start notifying all the people whose Facebook Information was shared without permission to Cambridge Analytica. As reported last week, today the social media giant will begin notifying all users whose Facebook information was...
Sheryl Sandberg Finally Speaks up on Facebook Data Breach Scandal

Sheryl Sandberg Finally Speaks up on Facebook Data Breach Scandal

On Thursday, Sheryl Sandberg finally addressed the Facebook data breach scandal in a series of interviews with media outlets. In an interview with Steve Inskeep of NPR, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg was asked what she thought...
Cambridge Analytica Scandal Affects 87 Million Facebook Users

Cambridge Analytica Scandal May Affect Over 87 Million Facebook Users

As opposed to the 50 million figure initially announced by Facebook, the embattled social media giant said Wednesday that the Cambridge Analytica scandal might have involved even more users. According to the company's Chief Technology...
Facebook Reveals new Data Privacy Tool Following Recent Scandal

Facebook Reveals new Data Privacy Tool Following Latest Scandal

Following the worldwide outcry over the Camridge Analytica fiasco, Facebook launches a new data privacy tool to appease its users. On Wednesday, Facebook unveiled a new data privacy tool that will allow users to see, manage,...
Twitter Campaign Urges Users to Leave Facebook After Beach of Trust Scandal

Anti-Facebook Twitter Campaign Urges Users to Delete Their FB Accounts

An anti-Facebook Twitter campaign has been launched against Facebook following its involvement with a high profile breach of trust scandal. For days, Facebook has been in renewed hot water after it was confirmed that political...
Gold Fish Attention Span

Attention Span is the New Currency

In an era where time spent online is at an all-time high, the concept of what the currency of the Internet is begins to change. Over the past year, fortunes have been made in cryptocurrencies. ...